This day (November 5, 1996), in Los Angeles, died Eddie Harris, an American tenor saxophone player. Digest Tracklist : w/ Les Mccann – Compared To What . That Is Why You’Re Over Weight . w/ John Scofield – She’S So Lucky (1994) . w/ Les Mccann & Eddie Harris Live In Ghana (1971) . Listen […]
August 26, 1989 – Art Blakey, Bobby Hutcherson, Bobby Watson, Chick Corea, Dave Weckl, Dianne Reeves, Don Pullen, George Adams, Herbie Hancock, John Patitucci, Les McCann, Lou Rawls, Mulgrew Miller, Robin Eubanks, Ron Carter, Stanley Turrentine, Terrence Blanchard, Tony Williams and many more. They all perform at “Mt. Fuji Jazz Festival 89 with Blue Note” […]
The Mothers of Invention’s ‘Freak Out!’ is their debut album (one of the first concept rock albums) released on June 27, 1966 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Hungry Freaks, Daddy (Frank Zappa) – 03:32 . 2.I Ain’T Got No Heart (Frank Zappa) – 02:34 . 3.Who Are The Brain Police? (Frank Zappa) – 03:25 . […]
‘Swiss Movement’ by Eddie Harris & Les McCann Trio is a live album recorded on June 21, 1969 at The Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland and released in 1969 By Atlantic Track Listing : 1.Compared To What (Gene Mcdaniels) – 08:41 . 2.Cold Duck Time (Eddie Harris) – 06:31 . 3.Kathleen’S Theme (Les Mccann) – […]
June 20, 1994 – Aretha Franklin is with Lou Rawls plus Les McCann at the White House in Washington, DC to tape a special TV program for Public Television.
One of the greatest R&B guitarists, Cornell Dupree, who died today seven years ago has been for almost 50 years a “top session guitarist”. Very much in demand, Cornell has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on http://go.rvm.pm/cornelldupree). The ‘Four Concerts with Cornell Dupree‘ are with Les […]
March 6, 1971 – Les McCann and Eddie Harris are in Ghana with Carlos Santana, Ike and Tina Turner, Booker T & The MGs, the Staple Singers, Wilson Pickett and others for a special film project.
Lou Rawls’ ‘Stormy Monday’ is his debut album also known as ‘I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water’ recorded on February 5–12, 1962, with the Les McCann trio and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.(They Call It) Stormy Monday (T-Bone Walker) – 03:45 . 2.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday) – […]