Browsing Tag

Shelly Manne

We remember Louie Bellson. ‘Bellson’s Drum Roll Fades’

This day (February 14, 2009), in Los Angeles, California, died Luigi Paulino Alfredo Francesco Antonio Balassoni a.k.a. Louie Bellson, an Italian-American jazz drummer and bandleader. Tracklist : Setting Up His Drums (2008) . w/ Arthur Feidler & Theboston Pops Orchestra – Carnaby Street. Guessing . w/ Big Band & Harry Sweets Edison – Sweet Tooth […]

Ornette Coleman begins the recording of ‘Tomorrow Is the Question!’…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Tomorrow Is the Question!’ is his second album subtitled ‘The New Music of Ornette Coleman!’, recorded on January 16, February 23 and March 9–10, 1959 with Don Cherry, Percy Heath, Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell and released the same year bBy Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.Tomorrow Is The Question! (Ornette Coleman) – 03:09 […]

Lee Konitz records ‘Subconscious-Lee’ an album for Prestige (1949)

Lee Konitz’ ‘Subconscious-Lee’ is an album (with a few tracks were issued on 78rpm under Lennie Tristano’s name) recorded on January 11, 1949 and April 7, 1950 and released in 1955 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Progression (Lee Konitz) – 03:00 . 2.Tautology (Lee Konitz) – 02:45 . 3.Retrospection (Lennie Tristano) – 03:09 . 4.Subconscious-Lee […]

Carmen McRae records ‘Portrait of Carmen,’ an album for Atlantic…

Carmen McRae’s ‘Portrait of Carmen’ is a studio album recorded on November 27-29, 1967 with Shorty Rogers, Benny Carter and Gene Di Novi and featuring arrangements by Oliver Nelson and released in 1968 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.I’M Always Drunk In San Francisco (Tommy Wolf) – 03:04 . 2.Elusive Butterfly (Bob Lind) – 03:03 […]

Barney Kessel records ‘Let’s Cook!’ for Contemporary (1962)

Barney Kessel’s ‘Let’s Cook!’ is an album recorded on August 6 and November 11, 1957 and released in 1962 by Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.Let’S Cook (Barney Kessel) – 11:18 . 2.Time Remembered (Vernon Duke) – 04:15 . 3.Just In Time (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) – 04:57 . 4.Tiger Rag (Original Dixieland Jazz […]

Beastie Boys release their second album : ‘Paul’s Boutique’

Beastie Boys’ ‘Paul’s Boutique’ is their second studio album released on July 25, 1989 by Capitol. Track listing : 1.To All the Girls (Beastie Boys, Dust Brothers) – 01:29[sample from “Loran’s Dance” by Idris Muhammad]2.Shake Your Rump (Beastie Boys, Dust Brothers) – 03:19[Samples : “Holy Ghost” by the Bar-Kays.”That’s the Joint” by Funky 4+1.”8th Wonder” […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Way Out West’ with Ray Brown & Shelly…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Way Out West’ is an album recorded on March 7, 1957 with Ray Brown and Shelly Manne and released the same year by Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.I’M An Old Cowhand (From The Rio Grande) (Johnny Mercer) – 05:42 . 2.Solitude (Duke Ellington) – 07:52 . 3.Come, Gone (Sonny Rollins) – 07:53 . […]