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Marcus Miller

Happy Birthday Trilok Gurtu. ‘The Beat Of Trilok’

This day (October 30, 1951), in Mumbai, India, is born Trilok Gurtu, an Indian percussionist and composer. Digest Tracklist : @ Imola (2019) . @ Udupa Music Festival (2018) . @ Mekudeshet (2017) . w/ Jan Garbarek – Tharros (2016) . w/ Paolo Fresu & Omar Sosa – @Jazz_in_Marciac (2015) . @ Saptak Annual Music […]

Donald Fagen releases his first solo album : ‘The Nightfly’…

Donald Fagen’s ‘The Nightfly’ is his first solo album after Steely Dan, released on October 29, 1982 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.I.G.Y. (Donald Fagen) – 06:03 . 2.Green Flower Street (Donald Fagen) – 03:42 . 3.Ruby Baby (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Arranged By Donald Fagen) (Donald Fagen) – 05:39 . 4.Maxine (Donald Fagen) […]

Marcus Miller goes to Georgia (2013)

October 28, 2014 – Marcus Miller’s “The Renaissance tour” – with Alex Han (s), Lee Hogans (tp), Adam Agati (g), Brett Williams (p) & Robert Searight (d) – stops at “Tbilisi Jazz festival” in Tbilisi , Georgia

On TV Today, Miles Davis at ‘Night Music’ (1989)

October 18, 1989 – you do not miss Miles Davis with Kenny Garrett (fl, as), David Sanborn (as), Joe “Foley” McCreary (g), Adam Holzman (synth), Marcus Miller (el-b), Ricky Wellman (d), Don Alias (perc) at David Sanborn’s TV show “Night Music” on NBC

Miles Davis makes a come-back (1981)

October 4, 1981 – Miles Davis makes a come-back after a six years hiatus at Shinjuku in Tokyo. His band will feature Marcus Miller (b), Bill Evans (s), Mike Stern (g), Mino Cinelu (perc) and Al Foster (d).

This week In Jazz Legends 21

Jean Luc Ponty, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Marcus Miller, The Crusaders, Tom Jobim, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Ralph Towner, Gary Peacock, Baden Powell, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, Astor Piazzolla, Gerry Mulligan, Clark Terry, Phil Woods. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 311 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one […]

Playing Miles

‘So What’, ‘Blue In Green’, ‘Freddie Freeloader’, ‘All Blues’ etc. Miles Davis who passed away today 28 years ago, has left many compositions for the ages. Some of them have been covered by famous and not so famous artists. Sting, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Lee Konitz, John Mclaughlin, Chet Baker, Hiromi, […]

Playing Coltrane

‘Naima’,’Giant Steps’, ‘Mr.PC’ etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists. Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, […]

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ fifth album : ‘Give Me the…

Luther Vandross ‘Give Me the Reason’ is his fifth studio album released on September 19, 1986 By Epic. Track Listing : 1.Stop To Love (Luther Vandross, Nat Adderley, Jr.) – 05:19 . 2.See Me (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 05:29 . 3.I Gave It Up (When I Fell In Love) (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – […]