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Miles Davis

Joe Henderson records ‘The Kicker’ for Milestone (1967)

Joe Henderson’s ‘The Kicker’ is an album recorded on August 10 & September 27, 1967 with Mike Lawrence, Grachan Moncur III, Kenny Barron, Ron Carter and Louis Hayes and released the same year by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.Mamacita (Joe Henderson) – 03:24 . 2.The Kicker (Joe Henderson) – 04:09 . 3.Chelsea Bridge (Billy Strayhorn) […]

Warner Bros. release ‘Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux,’ a…

‘Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux’ is the last album (a collaboration with Quincy Jones for the 1991 Montreux Jazz Festival) recorded by Miles Davis and released on August 10, 1993 by Warner Bros. Track listing : 1.Introduction (Quincy Jones, Claude Nobs) – 01:23 . 2.Boplicity (Cleo Henry) – 03:40 . 3.Introduction to Miles Ahead […]

This week In Jazz Legends 15

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 Shorter. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 241 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Mahavishnu Orchestra record their second studio album : ‘Birds of…

Mahavishnu Orchestra’s ‘Birds of Fire’ is the second studio (and the last by the original line-up) album recorded during August 1972 and released in March 1973 by C.B.S. Track listing : 1.Birds of Fire (John McLaughlin) – 05:50 . 2.Miles Beyond (Miles Davis) – 04:47 . 3.Celestial Terrestrial Commuters (John McLaughlin) – 02:54 . 4.Sapphire […]

Miles Davis plays in Hamburg (1990)

July 30, 1990 – Miles Davis (tp, kb) plays with Kenny Garrett (s, fl), Joseph Mccreary (g, voc), Kei Akagi (kb), Richard Patterson (b), Ricky Wellman (d), Erin Davis (perc) at Kunstinsel in Hamburg, Germany

This week In Jazz Legends 14

Sonny Rollins, Frank Foster, John Faddis, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, VSOP II, Laurindo Almeida, Johnny Griffin, Herbie Hancock, Santana, Gil Evans, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Globe Unity Orchestra, Ornette Coleman. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 290 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]

Columbia release Miles Davis’ ‘Miles in the Sky’ recorded with…

Miles Davis’ ‘Miles in the Sky’ is a studio album recorded with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams and George Benson and released on July 22, 1968 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Stuff (Miles Davis) – 17:03 . 2.Paraphernalia (Wayne Shorter) – 12:42 . 3.Black Comedy (Tony Williams) – 07:31 . 4.Country Son […]

Chaka Khan sits in with Miles Davis (1979)

July 21, 1989 – Chaka Khan will join Miles Davis and his band – that is Rich Margitza (ts), Benny Rietveld (b), Ricky Wellmann (d), Joe Foley McCreary (g), Adam Holzman (kb), Kei Akagi (b) & Monyungo Jackson (perc) – at “Montreux Jazz Festival” in Switzerland

Miles Davis plays on the French Riviera (1984)

July 20, 1984 – Miles Davis with Bob Berg (ss, ts), John Scofield (g), Robert Irving III (kb), Darryl Jones (elb), Al Foster (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) is filmed by French television at La Pinède in Juan-les-Pins, France

Miles Davis plays at Montreux Jazz (1985)

July 14, 1985 – Miles Davis plays – with Bob Berg (s, kb), Robert Irving III (kb), John Scofield (g), Darryl Jones (b), Vincent Wilburn Jr. (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) – three sets (afternoon and evening) at “Montreux Jazz Festival” in Switzerland