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Pat Metheny

This week In Jazz Legends 23

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, Chucho Valdes, Archie Shepp, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, James Blood Ulmer, Sam Rivers. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected […]

Pat Metheny Group tours Japan (1995)

October 12, 1995 – a reunited Pat Metheny group – that is Pat Metheny (g), Lyle Mays (kb), Steve Rodby (b), Paul Vertico (d), Armando Marcal (perc, voc), David Blamires (voc) and Mark Ledford (voc) – is in Japan.

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 23

Joe Satriani, Steve Morse, Frank Zappa, Jan Akkerman, Vlatko Stefanovski, Ritchie Blackmore, Steve Hackett, Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Peter Frampton, Robben Ford, Pat Martino . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 277 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Joe Satriani […]

Happy Birthday Kenny Garrett. ‘Kenny G Like Garrett’

This day (October 9, 1960), in Detroit, Michigan , is born Kenny Garrett, an American jazz saxophonist and flautist. Digest Tracklist : Chasing The Wind (2019) . w/Chucho Valdes – Chucho’s Step (2017) . Happy People (2013) . J Mac (2012) . Documentary . Inner City Blues . Wayne’S Thing (1999) . w/ Rick Braun, […]

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, […]

Jazz has its own Woodstock Festival (1981)

September 19, 1981 – Jack DeJohnette, Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Anthony Braxton, Lee Konitz, Miroslav Vitouš and many more are in Woodstock to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Creative Music Studio, founded by Karl Berger and Ornette Coleman.

Nonesuch publish ‘Metheny/Mehldau’ by Pat Metheny & Brad…

‘Metheny/Mehldau’ by Pat Metheny & Brad Mehldau is an album recorded with Jeff Ballard and Larry Grenadier on two tracks and released on September 12, 2006 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Unrequited (Brad Mehldau) – 05:00 . 2.Ahmid-6 (Pat Metheny) – 06:35 . 3.Summer Day (Pat Metheny) – 06:25 . 4.Ring Of Life (Pat Metheny) […]

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Shadows and Light,’ a double live album…

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Shadows and Light’ is a double live album released in September 1979 and recorded with Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius, Michael Brecker and others and released in September 1980 by Asylum. Track listing : 1.Introduction (Joni Mitchell) – 01:51 . 2.In France They Kiss on Main Street (Joni Mitchell) – 04:14 . 3.Edith and […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 18

The Edge, Tom Morello, Walter Trout, Coco Montoya, Tab Benoit, Samantha Fish, Selwyn Birchwood, Luther Allison, B.B. King, Pat Metheny, Joe Walsh, Joe Bonamassa, Jack White, Billy Gibbons , Eric Johnson. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi (jazzy & more) 16

Larry Carlton, Eric Johnson, Carlos Santana, Julian Lage , Eric Clapton, Eric Gale, Al Di Meola, The Ventures, Pat Metheny, Les Paul, Slash, Robin Trower, Joe Satriani, Sonny Landreth. They are the Guitar Virtuosi (jazzy) selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

On TV today, watch Live Aid from Philadelphia (1985)

July 13, 1985 – Pat Metheny, Carlos Santana, Teddy Pendergrass, Ashford & Simpson, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Tina Turner, Mick Jagger , etc.more than 60 artists gather at the JFK Stadium in Philadelphia to raise funds for relief of the ongoing Ethiopian famine. This is the American leg of the “Live Aid” concert coming after […]

This week In Jazz Legends 11

Stan Getz Quartet, Pat Metheny Group, Astor Piazzolla, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Buddy Rich, Modern Jazz Quartet, Louis Armstrong, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Billy Cobham, George Duke Band, John Coltrane, Don Ellis. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]