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Mike Mainieri

Columbia publish ‘Paul Simon,’ his eponymous second solo album…

‘Paul Simon’ feat. ‘Mother and Child Reunion’ is his eponymous second studio album as a solo artist co-produced with Roy Halee and released on January 14, 1972 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Mother And Child Reunion (Paul Simon) – 03:05 . 2.Duncan (Paul Simon) – 04:39 . 3.Everything Put Together Falls Apart (Paul Simon) – […]

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Down Here on the Ground’ is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M. Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) – 02:22 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) […]

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond’s ‘Summertime’ is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin’) With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) – 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) – 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – […]

Billy Joel releases his sixth album : ’52nd Street’ featuring…

Billy Joel’s ’52nd Street’ feat. ‘My Life’ is his sixth studio album produced by Phil Ramone and released on October 13, 1978 by Family Productions/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Big Shot (Billy Joel) – 04:03 . 2.Honesty (Billy Joel) – 03:56 . 3.My Life (Billy Joel) – 04:44 . 4.Zanzibar (Billy Joel) – 05:13 . 5.Stiletto […]

The Arista All Stars shine in Montreux (1978)

July 21, 1978 – The “Arista All Stars” – that is Mike Mainieri (Vb, perc), Michael Brecker (ts), Randy Brecker (tp), Warren Bernhardt (p), Steve Jordan (d), Steve Khan (g) and Tony Levin (b) – gather on the stage of at Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland

Fifty Six Years of Blue (Kind Of)

From ‘So What’ to ‘The Dining Rooms & Flamenco Sketches’ , we have mixed 16 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Miles’Masterpiece‘. It has Nicola Conte, Joe Henderson, Bill Evans, Chet Baker and many more.