Sunday Jazz Continues…checking out Phil Upchurch with his version of Marvin Gaye’s Inner City Blues. This is from Mr. Upchurch’s Darkness album. Check out the players and the track..
Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out some jazz / rock from Larry Coryell with a track called Stones.
This is from a trio setting…with Mr. Coryell on guitar..Bernard ‘Pretty’ Purdie on drums and Chuck Rainey on bass. Boys and Girls? thats a hell of a trio. All of them are “putting in work” check it out!!
Sunday Jazz is back after a slight hiatus; kicking things off with Johnny Hammond and Tell Me What To Do; featuring production by the Mizell brothers..Larry and Fonce.
Those cats were know for their production work with Bobbi Humphrey and Donald Byrd.
This cut is from the Johnny Hammond album “Gears” . check out the players and the track…
- Harvey Mason – Drums Chuck Rainey – Electric Bass Craig McMullen, John Rowin – Guitar
- Roger Glenn – Flute, Vibraphone Kenneth Nash – Cymbal, Gong, Percussion
- Hadley Caliman – Tenor Saxophone Julian Priester – Trombone
Digital Crate Digging Continues…last episode I had DJ Spinna‘s remix of this Donald Byrd classic Lansana’s Priestess…..this song has been in my head all day!! checking out the original version…nice!! this is from his Street Lady album check out the players….
Ladies and gentleman? that’s an all star cast….check this out!!
Digital Crate Digging Continues….chilling out…just trying to take Yusef Lateef‘s advice..just trying to Live Humble.
..of course Yusef Lateef is playing that tenor saxophone…the rest of the crew? Richard Tee — piano
Chuck Rainey — Fender bass…..Cecil McBee — acoustic bass….Ray Baretto — congas
Bernard Purdie — drums, timbales…..Hugh Lawson — piano, Indian bells
The Sweet Inspirations bring the vocal backgrounds….nice…nice!!
THE SONIC ASSAULT!!!…..STEADY BOMBARDMENT!!!!: Yusef Lateef – Live Humble.