Chicago Transit Authority / Questions 67 And 68

Sunday Jazz Continues…still checking out this classic jazz / rock from the Chicago Transit Authority aka Chicago

…. Were listening to  Questions 67 And 68…sounds like me…I have a few questions myself..anyway..check out the players and the track…

Chicago Transit Authority – Beginnings

Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out some of this classic  Chicago Transit Authority  aka Chicago with their classic rock with jazz overtones song called Beginnings…

Veteran crate diggers know how Chicago does things!! check out the players and the track..

Carlos Santana & Wayne Shorter – Once It’s Gotcha

Sunday Jazz Continues….checking out some classic jazz / funk  / rock from none other than Carlos Santana & Wayne Shorter with a track called  Once It’s Gotcha.

This was recorded live at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1988.  They have some all star musicians rolling with them!! Check out the band and the funky track!!

 

Golden Dawn Suite – Al Di Meola with Jaco Pastorius and Alphonse Mouzon

Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out some jazz / funk / rock.

Check out this cut called Golden Dawn Suite from  Al Di Meola …from his Land Of The Midnight Sun album…featuring  Jaco Pastorius and Alphonse Mouzon….this is classic material cousin!!

Check out the players and the track…

  • James Mingo Lewis: Percussion

Upon This Rock – Joe Farrell

Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out some classic jazz / funk / rock  …check out this cut called Upon This Rock  from Joe Farrell…from his album of the same name..

This song has notoriety..due to being sampled by Black Sheep, Rasco, A Tribe Called Quest, MF Doom, Masta Ace, Pete Rock & CL Smooth.

Farrell’s daughter sued Kanye West, Method Man, Redman, Common and their record companies over alleged sampling of the track.

Check out the players and the track…

  • Joe Farrell – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute
  • Herb Bushler – bass
  • Joe Beck – guitar
  • Jim Madison – drums

El Ten Eleven – Every Direction Is North (Live on KEXP)

Digital Crate Digging Continues…..lets get into a little rock, electronica, funk, breakbeats…whatever!! with El Ten Eleven …guitarist /  bassist and composer Kristian Dunn and drummer Tim Fogarty.

Check out Every Direction Is North from their second album of the same name….live from KEXP 90.3 in Seattle..check them out!!

El Ten Eleven – “Transitions”

Digital Crate Digging Continues ….in conjunction with What I Listen To At Work….rough day at the j-o-b…needed something to help me out a little bit…checking out 88.5 WRAS here in Atlanta…they put on some El Ten Eleven…a little something different…

El Ten Eleven is a Los Angeles, CA post-rock duo known for combining guitar/bass doubleneck or fretless bass, with heavy looping, or vamping, and the utility of an effects pedal, over acoustic or electric drumming. They have released five full length albums, earning generally positive reviews.

EL Ten Eleven is Kristian Dunn – Wal fretless bass, 1977 Carvin guitar/bass doubleneck and Tim Fogarty – electric drums, acoustic drums, synthesizer ….check out Transitions…

 

James “Blood” Ulmers Music Revelation Ensemble – “Street Bride”

Sunday Jazz Continues…checking out James “Blood”  Ulmer‘s Music Revelation Ensemble – “Street Bride” …recorded at the Toronto Jazz Festival in 1993….sort of a jazz / funk /rock thing …check out the players and the track…

James Blood Ulmer – guitar …..Amin Ali – bass ….Cornell Rochester – drums

 

 

Traffic: Freedom Rider

Digital Crate Digging Continues…from previous posts you can see I’m all over the place with this music…right now? lets check out some jazz / rock from Traffic with a cut called Freedom Rider…the players? ……Steve Winwood  Hammond organ, piano, bass, percussion; Chris Wood – saxophone, flute, percussion; Jim Capaldi – drums, percussion….check this out!!

Roni Size – Bite The Bullet

Random Thoughts From A Brotha: Roni Size – Bite The Bullet.