CD / International Phonograph / 2013-12-10Artists: Jeremy Steig
CD / Boplicity (UK) / 2013-12-03Tracks: Porch Light; Autumn Landscape; Uyawda; Lolly Pop; Pluck It; Katz Up; Crazy Cats; Lord Randell
Artists: Chico Hamilton
Personnel: Chico Hamilton (drums).
Recording information: 10/02/1954-11/??/1956.
This budget LP (which does not give personnel listings or recording dates) draws its material from three ...continue...
CD / Boplicity (UK) / 2013-12-03Tracks: Cloudy; Almost Dawn; Stake Out; Cross Town; Shadows
Artists: Coleman Hawkins
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2013-12-03Tracks: Tiriel; Morning Light, A; America, A Prophecy; Through the Looking Glass; Ancient of Days, The; Puck; Minotaur, The; Night of Enitharmon's Joy, The; Walled Garden, The
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)/Gnostic Trio
The third CD by Zorn's most intimate 21st century ensemble The Gnostic Trio features these three master musicians tighter than ever. Lush and lyrical, Frisell...continue...
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1 CD / Whirlwind Recordings / 2013-12-03Artists: Nick Vayenas
CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2013-11-25Tracks: I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; VIII; IX; X; XI; XII; XIII; XIV; XV; XVI; XVII; XVIII; XIX; XX
Artists: Keith Jarrett
Personnel: Keith Jarrett (vocals, electric guitar, recorder, piano, drums, tabla, percussion).
Liner Note Author: Keith Jarrett.
Recording information: Cavelight Studio, NJ (1986).
CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2013-11-25Tracks: Bregenz, Pt. 1; Bregenz, Pt. 2; Untitled; Heartland; Munich, Pt. 1; Munich, Pt. 2; Munich, Pt. 3; Munich, Pt. 4; Mon Coeur Est Rouge; Heartland
Artists: Keith Jarrett
CD / Milan / 2013-11-25Tracks: Ray of Creation, The; Moda Dela Naturaleza, La; To Pass...Like Breath; Earthkeeping; Ways of Wisdom...Path To Peace; Body is a Temple, The; Dust; Reflection
Artists: Gary Washburn
CD / Blue Note (Label) / 2013-11-25Tracks: I Mean You; Ruby My Dear; Straight, No Chaser; Bright Mississippi; Light Blue; Epistrophy; Don't Blame Me; I Love You Sweetheart of All My Dreams; Crepuscule with Nellie; Bright Mississippi (Reprise)...
Artists: Thelonious Monk
Personnel: Thelonious Monk (piano); Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone); Paris Wright , Philly Joe Jones (drums).
Liner Note Author: Robin D.G. Kelley.
Recording information: Salle Pleyel, P...continue...
1 CD / Chanticleer Records / 2013-11-19Artists: Chanticleer
The groundbreaking new album from the 'World's Reigning Male Chorus' featuring an eclectic collection of new and old Jazz/Pop standards, specially arranged for the 12...continue...
1 CD / Naxos of America / 2013-11-19Artists: Gerry Mulligan
Gerry Mulligan played his baritone saxophone with such elegance that the heaviness of his instrument almost didn't show. The tone he elicited from his sax...continue...
1 CD / Naxos of America / 2013-11-19Artists: Hans Koller (Sax)
In 1959 Sound Koller teamed up in the Palatinate town of Pirmasens with an equally passionate Martial Solal, recently arrived from Paris with Roger Guerin...continue...
1 CD / Caprice / 2013-11-19Artists: Red Mitchell
Red Mitchell is one of the most innovative bassists on the jazz scene. The discovery of his artistic versatility may come as a surprise, especially...continue...
1 CD / Innova / 2013-11-19Artists: Ayman Fanous/Jason Kao Hwang
Zilzal is the Arabic word for 'earthquake,' and there couldn't be a more fitting word to describe the collision of musical worlds on the debut...continue...
1 CD / ESP-Disk / 2013-11-19Artists: Tiger Hatchery
Chicago power-jazz trio Tiger Hatchery proudly comes out of the ESP-Disk' skronk tradition, as saxophonist Mike Forbes's playing makes clear, but there's an added noise-rock...continue...
1 CD / Innova / 2013-11-19Artists: Peter Kerlin
Salamander, the debut album by Brooklyn bassist/composer, Peter Kerlin takes the listener through five bass-driven compositions scored for two vibraphones, two basses, organ, drums, percussion...continue...
1 CD / Jazzwerkstatt / 2013-11-19Artists: Helga Plankensteiner
Like plankton flowing with the ocean currents, the music from Helga Plankensteiner's new international project drifts easily and without reserve from one musical style to...continue...
1 CD / Jazzwerkstatt / 2013-11-19Artists: Axel Dörner (Trumpet/Composer)
Die Anreicherung is a tightly meshed organism, not the launch padof a leader. Each musician is also a good observer and can make moves to...continue...
CD / Abstract Logix / 2013-11-19Tracks: Gently; Bing of the Vale; Forever and Beyond; Gaggia; City Nights 2013; Austrian Bluegrass; Cinema Lullaby; BlaBlaBla; Spring Song
Artists: Alex Machacek/Gary Husband (Jazz)
CD / Primarily A Cappella / 2013-11-19Artists: The Bobs
CD / Delmark / 2013-11-19Artists: The Fat Babies
CD / Delmark / 2013-11-19Artists: Kahil El'Zabar
1 CD / / 2013-11-19Artists: Labtrio
The LABtrio is made up of three young musicians with strong personalities, endowed with an approach to music as fresh as it is adventurous. Since...continue...
2 CD / Raven / 2013-11-19Tracks: Bless My Soul; Sneakin' in the Back; King Cobra; Dahomey Dance; Nunya; Easy Life; Spindrift; Strut Your Stuff; L.A. Expression; Vertigo; Rock Island Rocket; Tom Cat; Day Way; Keep on Doin' It; Love P...
Artists: Tom Scott
Liner Note Author: Ian McFarlane.
The 2013 two-disc compilation Master of Funk: The Essential Albums 1974-1977 brings together several of saxophonist Tom Scott's albums of the '70s. This was du...continue...
1 CD / Shanachie / 2013-11-19Tracks: Body Party; Hold On, We're Going Home; When I Was Your Man; One, The; How Many Drinks; Without Me; Couple of Forevers, A; Age Ain't a Factor; Primetime; I Try
Personnel: Odell Ross (guitars); Kim Waters (saxophone, background vocals); Dana Pope, Jakeem Ali Jones (background vocals).
Audio Mixer: Davy D.
Recording information: CDS Studio, Walli...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside Communications / 2013-11-19Tracks: Carnival; Blues to Senegal; Berkshire Blues; Body and Soul; Congolese Children Song; If One Could Only See; Blues to Africa; How High the Moon; Cleanhead Blues; Timbuktu; Roots of the Nile; Take the ...
Artists: Randy Weston/Billy Harper
Audio Mixer: Jay Newland.
Liner Note Author: Willard Jenkins.
Recording information: Avatar Studios, New York, NY (02/08/2013-02/09/2013).
Photographer: Jules Allen....continue...
Charlie Singleton & Modern Man (Cameo~1)/Charlie Singleton (Cameo~1): Nothing Ventured Nothing Gained [Bonus Tracks]
CD / Funky Town Grooves / 2013-11-19Tracks: I Wanna Be With You; Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained; Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin); Spending Money; Over My Head; Love Machine; Vain; Too Busy Thinking About My Baby; Almost Over You; Tha...
Artists: Charlie Singleton & Modern Man (Cameo~1)/Charlie Singleton (Cameo~1)
1 CD / Sunnyside Communications / 2013-11-19Tracks: Ghost Riders in the Sky; Here, There & Everywhere; Baby, It's Cold Outside; Trouble in Mind; Struttin' with Some Barbecue; Sleepwalk; Autumn Leaves; Green Onions; Tennessee Waltz; Come Sunday; Unchai...
Artists: Roswell Rudd
Personnel: Roswell Rudd (trombone); Heather Masse, Victor Fry, Bob Dorough (vocals); Reggie Bennett (rap vocals); Rolf Sturm, Matthew Fink (guitar); Gary Lucas (electric guitar); Michael Doucet (violi...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Prelude; Prophecy, The; Postlude
Artists: Pain Killer
Personnel: John Zorn (alto saxophone); Tatsuya Yoshida (drums).
Recording information: Berlin (2004-2005); Warsaw (2004-2005).
Creators: John Zorn ; Pain Killer; Tatsuya Yoshida; Bill La...continue...
CD / ADA / 2013-11-19Tracks: Wake Up Awesome; Hairslide; Mermen of Poetry, The; Ophelia Gimme Shelter; Mermaids of Extended Technique, The; Magic Seagull Lamp; Mission: Lazy; Mission: Nothing; Throw Down the Fishcake; Neutrons W...
Artists: C. Spencer Yeh/Lasse Marhaug/Okkyung Lee
Personnel: C. Spencer Yeh (vocals, violin, piano, percussion, electronics); Lasse Marhaug (vocals, piano, percussion, electronics, turntables); Okkyung Lee (cello).
Audio Mixers: C. Spencer Yeh...continue...
CD / META Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Voice Prints; Sound Search; Harpers Ferry; Morning Moves
Artists: Douglas Ewart/Adam Rudolph/Yusef Lateef/Roscoe Mitchell
CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2013-11-19Artists: Tex Beneke/Tex Beneke & His Orchestra
CD / OA2 Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Jitterbug Waltz; Blue Fontaine; Bye-Ya; Little Sunflower; Oil Slick; Isfahan; Beach Blanket Bebop; Three's a Crowd; Simply Stated; Sprung; Light, The
Artists: Craig Yaremko
Personnel: Craig Yaremko (flute, alto flute, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Matt King (organ); Jonathon Peretz (drums).
Audio Mixer: Craig Yaremko.
CD / City Hall / 2013-11-19Artists: Doc Cheatham/George Kelly
CD / Origin Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Blue Rose; Fe Fi Fo Fum; Isfahan; Everything I Love; Time Remembered; Until Paisagem; Molten Glass; My Ideal; Everybody's Song But My Own; Black Eyes; How Deeep is the Ocean
Artists: David Liebman/John Stowell
Personnel: David Liebman (wooden flute, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, piano); John Stowell (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Mark Frethem.
Liner Note Author: John Stowell.
CD / Candid / 2013-11-19Artists: Donald Harrison With Dr. John/Donald Harrison/Dr. John
CD / Candid / 2013-11-19Artists: The Modern Jazz Quartet
CD / Candid / 2013-11-19Artists: Dave Brubeck
CD / City Hall / 2013-11-19Artists: Duke Ellington
CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2013-11-19Artists: André Kostelanetz
CD / Origin Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Waiting For Solitude; Song For The Tarahumera; Her Majesty; Liam's Lament; It's Hard Work!; Thoughts Of Ana; Outrage; Endless Mysteries, The; When The Moon Is In The Sky; If The Mountain Was Smooth, ...
Artists: George Colligan
Personnel: George Colligan (melodica, piano); Larry Grenadier (acoustic bass); Jack DeJohnette (drums).
Audio Mixer: Nick Moon.
Recording information: NRS Studio, Catskill, NY (12/18/201...continue...
CD / Choice / 2013-11-19Artists: George Mraz (Bass)/Roland Hanna
CD / Lasting Impression Music / 2013-11-19Tracks: Paraiso [Paradise]; No Rio [In Rio]; Sob a Estrela [Under a Star]; O Born Alvinho [The Sweet Albino] [Dedicated To Hermeto Pascoal]; Willow Tree; Bordado [Embroidered] [Etude For Franca]; Tarde Em It...
Artists: Gerry Mulligan/Jane Duboc
Personnel: Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Jane Duboc (vocals), Emanual Moreira (guitar), Charlie Ernst, Cliff Korman (piano), Rogerio Maio, Leo Traversa (bass), Duduka DaFonesca, Peter Grant (dr...continue...
CD / Origin Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: Time Flies; Road to Kumba; Standing on Two Feet; Osmosis; Birch Trees in the Snow; Train for Tokyo; Mercado Cobal; McCoy Matrix; Disposition
Artists: Brian Gephart
Personnel: Brian Gephart (sopranino saxophone, tenor saxophone); Neal Alger (guitar); Tom Garling (trombone); Karl Montzka (piano); Eric Montzka (drums).
Audio Mixer: Vijay Tellis Nayak.
CD / Erased Tapes Records / 2013-11-19Tracks: An Aborted Beginning; Says; Said and Done; Went Missing; Familiar; Improvisation For Piano, Laughs, Coughs and a Cell Phone; Hammers; For-Peter-Toilet Brushes-More; Over There, It's Raining; Unter-Tr...
Artists: Nils Frahm
CD / Premium Records / 2013-11-19Artists: Various Artists
CD / Uptown / 2013-11-19Artists: Duke Pearson
CD / Mr. Music / 2013-11-19Artists: Cab Calloway
CD / Rivermont / 2013-11-19Tracks: At a Georgia Camp Meeting; Blue Prelude; Cherokee; Corrina Corrina; If I Had You; Blue Room, The; Upstairs Boogie; We Three; Love Nest, The; Tangerine; Ramblin' Mind Blues; Whispering; Tell It to the...
Artists: Kim Cusack/Carl Leyland
Personnel: Kim Cusack (clarinet); Carl Leyland (piano); Alex Hall (drums).
Liner Note Author: Carl Leyland.
Recording information: Bernie's Place, Chicago, IL (02/08/2012)....continue...
CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2013-11-19Tracks: Lullaby; Moving Clouds; Island Child; Mysteries; Moonwatcher and the Child, The; Orchard Road, The; Remembrance; Beads of Rain; Morning Song, A; Travel Blue; Beads of Rain, Var.; Orchard Road, Var., ...
Artists: Yeahwon Shin
Personnel: Rob Curto (accordion); Aaron Parks (piano).
Audio Mixers: Jan Erik Kongshaug; Manfred Eicher; Sun Chung.
Liner Note Author: Yeahwon Shin.
Recording information: Mechani...continue...