1 CD / High Note / 2014-10-21Tracks: My Funny Valentine; Gone Again; You're Nearer; Minton's; Bewitched; Only Trust Your Heart; They All Laughed; Try a Little Tenderness; Song Is Ended, The; You Can't Lose with the Blues
Artists: Houston Person
The Guardian has called Houston Person, "an eloquent messenger from a jazz era rooted in traditional blues, black church music, Broadway love songs and the...continue...
Personnel: Houston Person (tenor saxophone); Lafayette Harris (piano); Steve Nelson (vibraphone); Lewis Nash (drums).
Audio Mixer: Rudy Van Gelder.
Liner Note Author: Doug Ramsey.
1 CD / Solaris / 2014-10-21Artists: Charles Earland
In the late '60s, Earland became one of the stars on the B-3 organ and earned a classic with 1969's Black Talk. Like many organ players in the '70s, Earland moved over to the Fender Rhodes, the Mini-M...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: The Cookers
1 CD / Abstract Logix / 2014-10-21Tracks: Trumpets; Alberta; Banana Pudding; April; Lightning Man; Renee; Naima; Home Town; I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry; Happy Evil Happy
Artists: Mike Seal/Jeff Sipe Trio/Taylor Lee/Jeff Sipe
Audio Mixers: Graham Spice; Jeff Sipe Trio.
Recording information: Washington & Lee University (08/2013-09/2013).
Photographer: Patrick Hinely....continue...
1 CD / K2 HD / 2014-10-21Artists: Gazebo
1 CD / Jazz House Music / 2014-10-21Tracks: These are Soulful Days; Book's Bossa; Nutty; Hicks' Time; Penumbra; Danny Boy; Blues for Jimmy Slyde; Sunshower; Landscape; Louise; You Do Something to Me; Laura; Tutwiler
Artists: Peter Leitch
Personnel: Peter Leitch (guitar); Steve Johns (drums).
Liner Note Author: Peter Leitch.
Recording information: Avatar Studio, New York (06/02/2014-06/03/2014)....continue...
1 CD / K2 HD / 2014-10-21Tracks: Never Gonna Give You Up; Whenever You Need Somebody; Together Forever; It Would Take a Strong Strong Man; Love Has Gone, The; Don't Say Goodbye; Slipping Away; No More Looking For Love; You Move Me; ...
Artists: Rick Astley
Personnel: Rick Astley (guitar, vocals); Mike Stock (keyboard); Matt Aitken (guitar, keyboard); A. Linn (drums).
Additional personnel: Ian Curnow (keyboard); Daize Washbourne (keyboard, drums);...continue...
1 CD / K2 HD / 2014-10-21Tracks: Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do); Young Guns (Go For It!); Bad Boys; Club Tropicana; Wake Me Up Before You Go Go; Careless Whispers; Freedom; Last Christmas; Everything She Wants; I'm Your Man; Differen...
The Wham! collection The Final stands as the most accurate compilation of the duo's hits, even including the correct single versions of hits that were not available on their respective albums. From th...continue...
1 CD / Sony Music / 2014-10-21Tracks: Rose, The; Total Eclipse Of The Heart; All Out Of Love; You Light Up My Life; Easy; You Are So Beautiful (To Me); Have You Ever Been In Love; Love Can Build A Bridge; Dance, The; All Or Nothing; You'...
Recording information: Air Studios, London; Metropolis Studio, London, UK; QuizLarossi Studio, Stockholm; Rokstone Studios, London; Studio 301, Stockholm.
A tradition had developed whereby ever...continue...
1 CD / K2 HD / 2014-10-21Tracks: No More "I Love You's"; Take Me To the River; Whiter Shade of Pale, A; Don't Let It Bring You Down; Train In Vain; I Can't Get Next To You; Downtown Lights; Line Between Love and Hate, The; Waiting I...
Artists: Annie Lennox
Personnel: Annie Lennox (vocals, flute, keyboards), Tony Pastor (guitar), Kirampal Singh (santoor), Judd Lander, Mark Feltham (harmonica), James McNally (accordion), Marius De Vries (keyboards, progra...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Bill Frisell
Guitar in the Space Age! finds guitarist Bill Frisell going back in time to the guitar music of the country, surf, blues, and early rock & roll of the late 1950s through the mid-'60s: the music that i...continue...
2 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Manhattan Jazz Orchestra
2 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Manhattan Jazz Quintet
1 CD / Origin / 2014-10-21Tracks: There. I Touched It; Hair Dryers; Alone Again; Joe's Time; Outside Looking In - Still Inside; All Things Equal; Son of Hair Dryers; Tinge; Scooter; Duet
Artists: Ryan Shultz (Trumpet)/Ryan Shultz Quintet
Personnel: Ryan Shultz (bass trumpet); Chris Siebold (guitar); Karl Montzka (Fender Rhodes piano, Hammond b-3 organ); Larry Kohut (electric bass); Tom Hipskind (drums, percussion).
1 CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2014-10-21Tracks: Sleigh Ride In July, A; Candy; Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy; Laughing On the Outside (Crying On the Inside); Gypsy, The; All That Glitters is Not Gold; Doing' What Comes Naturally; You Keep Comin...
Artists: Dinah Shore
1 CD / Nessa / 2014-10-21Tracks: Silver Cornet Tells; Story About You, A; And Me, Me And You
Artists: Frode Gjerstad/Bobby Bradford-Frode Gjerstad Quartet/Bobby Bradford (Jazz)
Personnel: Frode Gjerstad (clarinet, alto saxophone); Bobby Bradford (cornet); Frank Rosaly (drums).
Audio Mixer: Frode Gjerstad.
Liner Note Author: Kevin Whitehead.
1 CD / Origin / 2014-10-21Tracks: Apophis; Tale of Debauchery, The; Room 547; Mo-Joe; What Emptiness Can Do; Locked Up (Theme From "the Shot Caller"); Living On the Minimum; I'm Vibing You; Washington Generals
Artists: Thomas Marriott
Personnel: Thomas Marriott (trumpet); Orrin Evans (piano); Donald Edwards (drums)....continue...
1 CD / Origin / 2014-10-21Tracks: Little Marionette; Oranges Are Supposed to Be Orange; Crocodile Memoir (Six Nuns); You Will Loke for Yours on Earth; Simple Song [For Esme]; Baiao Atemporal; Meltdown; Place to Be; Camping Lantern; C...
Artists: Spin Quartet
Personnel: Geof Bradfield (saxophone, tenor saxophone); Chad McCullough (trumpet, flugelhorn); Kobie Watkins (drums).
Audio Mixer: Brian Schwab.
Recording information: Studio Lithio, Sea...continue...
1 CD / Passin Thru Records / 2014-10-21Tracks: 6 & 3; What I Heard; Palma; Cyan; Root; Human Voice; Lucky One; Etc; Thank You
Artists: Oliver Lake Organ Quartet/Oliver Lake
1 CD / Origin Records / 2014-10-21Tracks: Montezuma; Joe; Naomi; My Funny Valentine; Never Odd or Even; Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do); Halo On a Stick; Goose Chase
Artists: Brad Goode/Brad Goode Quartet
Personnel: Brad Goode (trumpet); Adrean Farrugia (piano); Anthony Lee (drums).
Audio Mixer: Colin Bricker.
Recording information: Mighty Fine Productions, Denver, CO (10/19/2013/10/20/20...continue...
1 CD / Origin / 2014-10-21Tracks: Well You Needn't; Green Chimney; Evidence; Friday the 13th; I Mean You; In Walked Bud; Hackensack; Bemsha Swing; Think of One; Rhythm-A-Ning; Solato's Blues
Artists: Clarence Penn/Clarence Penn & Penn Station
Personnel: Clarence Penn (drums); Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (saxophone); Donald Vega (piano); Yasushi Nakamura (acoustic bass, electric bass).
Audio Mixer: Tyler McDiarmid.
2 CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2014-10-21Tracks: Introduction - Oscar Peterson Trio; Jordu - Oscar Peterson Trio; You Make Me Feel So Young - Oscar Peterson Trio; Ill Wind - Oscar Peterson Trio; Champ, The - Oscar Peterson Trio; Introduction - Stan...
Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2014-10-21Tracks: Hallelujah!; Undecided; Mood For Milt; Rap Your Troubles In Drums; Love is Here To Stay; Easy To Love; Love is Just Around the Corner; Point and Counterpoint; Tiempo De Cencerro, Pts. 1 & 2; Caravan,...
Artists: George Shearing
1 CD / OA2 Records / 2014-10-21Tracks: Lumpen Momentum; Cellar Door; Rhizome; Entangled: I: Phantom Limb/II: Transmigration/III: Thought Insertion; Creeping Normalcy
Personnel: Paul Garrison (electric guitar); Peter Sprague (nylon-string guitar); David Borgo (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); John Fumo (trumpet, flugelhorn); Anthony Smith (vibraphone, marimba, ...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Sonny Rollins
Personnel: Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone); Ray Brown (bass); Shelly Manne (drums).
Recorded at Contemporary's Studio, Los Angeles, California on March 7, 1957. Originally released on Contempor...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Tony Bennett/Bill Evans (Piano)
Personnel: Tony Bennett (vocals); Bill Evans (piano).
Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California from June 10-13, 1975. Originally released on Fantasy (9489).
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Blue Mitchell
Personnel: Blue Mitchell (trumpet); Wynton Kelly (piano); Sam Jones (bass); Roy Brooks (drums).
Recorded at Plaza Sound Studios, New York, New York on August 24 & 25, 1960. Originally released ...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Art Pepper
Personnel: Art Pepper (alto saxophone); Red Garland (piano); Paul Chambers (acoustic bass); Philly Joe Jones (drums).
Recorded at Contemporary's Studio, Los Angeles, California on January 19, 1...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Duke Ellington/John Coltrane
Personnel: Duke Ellington (piano); John Coltrane (tenor & soprano saxophones); Jimmy Garrison, Aaron Bell (bass); Elvin Jones, Sam Woodyard (drums).
Recorded at The Van Gelder Studio, Englewood...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Bud Powell
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Chick Corea/Gary Burton (Vibes)
Personnel: Chick Corea (piano); Gary Burton (vibraphone).
Recorded at Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway on November 6, 1972.
This 1973 album of piano and vibraphone duets helped to put...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Lionel Hampton
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Clifford Brown (Jazz)/Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet (Jazz)/Max Roach
Personnel: Clifford Brown (trumpet); Max Roach (drums); Harold Land (tenor saxophone); Richie Powell (piano); George Morrow (bass).
Recorded between February 23 & 25, 1955. Includes original re...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Jim Hall
Jim Hall Trio: Jim Hall (guitar); Carl Perkins (piano); Red Mitchell (bass).
This is part of Blue Note's Collector's Choice series. These are limited-edition pressings of a few thousand copies....continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Billie Holiday
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Bud Powell
Personnel: Bud Powell (piano); Ray Brown (acoustic bass); Buddy Rich (drums).
Down Beat - 3 Stars - Good
In 1951, Bud Powell was still at the height of his considerable p...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Eric Dolphy/Booker Little
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Herbie Hancock
The Rudy Van Gelder Edition of MAIDEN VOYAGE includes an essay by Bob Blumenthal.
Personnel: Herbie Hancock (piano); George Coleman (tenor saxophone); Freddie Hubbard (trumpet); Ron Carter (bas...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: The Modern Jazz Quartet
Modern Jazz Quartet: Milt Jackson (vibraphone); John Lewis (piano); Percy Heath (bass); Kenny Clarke (drums).
Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on June 25, 1953, Decembe...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: John Coltrane/Cannonball Adderley
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: McCoy Tyner
Personnel: McCoy Tyner (piano); Steve Davis (bass); Lex Humphries (drums).
Producer: Bob Thiele.
Reissue producer: Michael Cuscuna.
Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cl...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Louis Armstrong
Personnel includes: Louis Armstrong (vocals); Tyree Glenn (trombone); Joe Muranyi (clarinet); Marty Napoleon (piano); Buddy Catlett (bass); Danny Barcelona (drums).
Recorded in New York, New Yo...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Sonny Rollins
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Sarah Vaughan
Personnel: Sarah Vaughan (vocals); Roland Hanna (piano); Joe Pass (guitar); Andy Simpkins (bass); Harold Jones (drums).
Recorded at Group IV Studios, Hollywood, California on March 1 & 2, 1982....continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Sonny Clark
The Rudy Van Gelder Edition of COOL STRUTTIN' includes an essay by Bob Blumenthal.
Personnel: Sonny Clark (piano); Jackie McLean (alto saxophone); Art Farmer (trumpet); Paul Chambers (acoustic ...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Wes Montgomery
Personnel includes: Wes Montgomery (guitar); Don Sebesky (arranger, conductor); Herbie Hancock (piano); Ron Carter (bass); Grady Tate (drums); Ray Baretto (percussion).
Recorded at Van Gelder S...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Oscar Peterson/Oscar Peterson Trio
Oscar Peterson Trio: Oscar Peterson (piano); Ray Brown (bass); Ed Thigpen (drums).
Recorded at RCA Studios, New York, New York. Includes liner notes by Phil Bailey.
All tracks have been ...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Quincy Jones
Personnel includes: Quincy Jones (conductor); Phil Woods (alto saxophone); Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone); Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn); Roland Kirk (flute, alto flute); Jerome Richardson (flut...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-10-21Artists: Sarah Vaughan