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Marcus Miller

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…

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).

Playing (and Singing) Miles Davis

To Celebrate Miles Davis, who passed away today 30 years ago, we have selected fifteen artists who have covered compositions that Miles wrote or made famous. They are Les Double Six, Sting, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Gerry Mulligan,…

We remember Miles Davis. ‘Last Miles’

This day (September 28, 1991), in Santa Monica, California, died Miles Dewey Davis III a.k.a. Miles Davis, a America trumpeter.Digest Tracklist : w/ Chaka Khan – Human Nature (Montreux 1989) . DonT Stop Me Now (Paris 1989) . Time After…

This week In Jazz Legends 39/52

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…

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…

Playing (and Singing) With Candy Dulfer

Candy Dulfer, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has been sitting in or duetted with a myriad of singers, instrumentists or bands, funky or not. We have selected twelve of them.They are Angie Stone, Dave Stewart, Lionel Richie,…

We remember Joe Sample. ‘Hey Joe’

This day (September 12, 2014), died Joseph Leslie 'Joe' Sample,an American pianist, keyboard player and founder of the CrusadersDigest Tracklist : w/ Randy Crawford – Streetlife . w/ Ndr Bigband – I Wanna Go Home And Street Life (2011) .…

This week In Jazz Legends 36/52

Herbie Hancock, Larry Coryell, Gary Burton, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Ahmad Jamal, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, George Duke, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn, Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Weather Report, Archie Shepp, Freddie Hubbard, Joe…

Happy Birthday John Zorn. ‘John’s Horn’

This day (September 2, 1953), in New York City, is born John Zorn, an American avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Khebar . Special Edition Lisboa (2018) . Naked City atThe Marquee Club, New…

This week In Jazz Legends 35/52

Randy Weston, Buddy DeFranco, Art Blakey, Lionel Hampton, Tony Williams, Freddie Hubbard, Randy Brecker, Michael Brecker, Joe Farrell, Joe Henderson, George Duke, Alphonso Johnson, Robben Ford, Peter Erskine, Jean Luc Ponty, Jaco Pastorius,…

Marcus Miller performs at Tokyo jazz (2005)

August 21, 2005 - Marcus Miller (b, voc) plus Keith Anderson (s), Poggie Bell (d), Dean Brown (g), Bobby Sparks (kb) and Patches Stewart (tp) perform at "Tokyo Jazz 2005" inTokyo Big Sight, Japan <img…

Marcus Miller plays at Newport Jazz (2007)

August 11, 2007 - Marcus Miller performs at Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, RI<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Marcus-Miller-Marcus-Imperator-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Marcus Miller - Marcus Imperator' width='190'…

Marcus Miller jazzifies Brooklyn (2018)

August 9, 2018 - Marcus Miller plus Chantae Cann (voc), Alex Bailey (d), Alex Han (s), Marquis Hill (tp) and Brett Williams (b) plays at the BAM R&B Festival at MetroTech in Brooklyn, NY

We remember George Duke. ‘ReCounted’

This day (August 5, 2013) in Los Angeles, California, died George Duke, a multi-faceted American musician,keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer .Digest Tracklist : w/ Jean-Luc Ponty - King Kong (2012) . Leverkusener Jazztage…

Marcus Miller plays in Marciac (2012)

August 5, 2012 - Marcus Miller and his band - that is Louis Cato (d), Sean Jones (tp), Kris Bowers (kb), Alex Han (s)and Adam Agati (g) - perform at "Jazz in Marciac," France<img…

This week In Jazz Legends 31/52

Herbie Hancock, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Steps Ahead, Spyro Gyra, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Bergeron, Gerry Mulligan, Dave Brubeck, Doc Severinsen, Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Wayne ShorterThey are…

This week In Soul Artists 31/52

CHIC, Stevie Wonder, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Joe Sample, Imany, Joss Stone, Aretha Franklin, Nneka, Earth, Wind, Fire, Michael Jackson, Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, George DukeThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 339 Posts we…

Marcus Miller & Lalah Hathaway meet in Tokyo (1991)

July 30, 1991 - Marcus Miller (b), Lalah Hathaway (Voc), Joe Sample (p), Philippe Saisse (kb), Dean Brown (g), Everette Harp (s), Michael Stewart (tp), Poogie Bell (d), Steve Thornton (perc), Stacy Campbell (Voc), Jeffrey Ramsey (Voc) and…

Marcus Miller visits Campania (2010)

July 27, 2010 - Marcus Miller and band perform at "Teano Jazz Festival" in in Campania, Italy<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Marcus-Miller-Marcus-Imperator-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Marcus Miller - Marcus Imperator'…