Roland Kirk – Fly by Night

Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out Roland Kirk (Pre Rahsaan) and a cut  called Fly By Night!!  off of his debut album Atlantic called The Inflated Tear..

Beside Mr Kirk on the woodwinds such as flutes, saxophones etc… check out the other players and the track..

…….pianist Ron Burton, bassist Steve Novosel, and drummer Jimmy Hopps

Check them out!!

 

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David S Ware Quintet / Aquarian Sound.

Digital crate digging continues per the Humpday Extravaganza!! We’re checking out the David S Ware Quintet as they drop that  Aquarian Sound. Just in time for Aquarius season!!

The David S Ware Quintet is ……

David S. Ware – tenor saxophone
William Parker – bass
Matthew Shipp – piano
Guillermo Brown – drums

Check them out!!

 

Sheriff Sam (Sound by Law) – Faruq Z. Bey & Northwoods Improvisers

Digital Crate Digging Continues…this is some real “crate digging” type of business right here!!

….checking out this jam called Sheriff Sam (Sound by Law)  by  Faruq Z. Bey & Northwoods Improvisers

..straight from the Detroit / Michigan area!!  R.I.P Faruq Z Bey who passed away on 06 / 01/ 2012. Check out the players and the track…

Faruq Z. Bey – Tenor…..Mike Carey – Tenor …..Skeeter C.R. Shelton – Tenor

Mike Gilmore – Vibes…..Mike Johnston – Bass…..Nick Ashton – Drums

Sunny Murray and The Untouchable Factor: Something’s Cookin’

Digital Crate Digging Continues…and I mean some real crate digging

…posted up vibe player Khan Jamal on my other site The Sonic Assault…while doing the knowledge / research on Khan Jamal I noticed he played in Sunny Murray’s The Untouchable Factor group

….here’s a cut from that group….featuring  Sunny Murray, drums; Khan Jamal, vibes; Fred Hopkins, bass; David Murray, reeds; Byard Lancaster, saxophone and flute….

These cats are getting off!! check them out…..

Pharoah Sanders – Balance

Sunday Jazz Continues….fate is something else…was browsing…looking for something else and found this classic piece of work…Pharoah Sanders and the song Balance…which is what I was looking for today…chilling out…listening to some of this good jazz on a Sunday afternoon / evening…Mr. Sanders co-conspirators are…

Alto Saxophone — Sonny Fortune ……Bass — Cecil McBee, Sirone (Norris Jones)*

Drums — Billy Hart, Majeed Shabazz*   Drums [African] — Chief Bey

Guitar — Sonny Sherrock*  ………….. Percussion — Nat Bettis, Tony Wylie

Piano — Lonnie Liston Smith …………….Producer — Clifford Jordan, Jr.*
Saxophone, Percussion, Composed By — Pharoah Sanders….Tuba — Howard Johnson (3)
Vocals, Percussion — Leon Thomas ….this is what is called free jazz…..like old girl once said ” everybody won’t be able”…to understand….if you know what I mean….because …man!! these cats are playing!!!