William Parker – In Order to Survive

Digital Crate Digging Continues…in a Sunday Jazz mood..checking out William Parker – with a track called In Order to Survive…it has the right name too…it has a hectic / by any means necessary vibe to it!! check out the players and the track…

William Parker – bass
Cooper-Moore – piano
Rob Brown – alto sax
Susie Ibarra – drums

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!!

 

William Parker – If There’s a Hell Below

Digital Crate Digging Continues…checking out bassist  William Parker  and his version of Curtis Mayfield‘s If There’s a Hell Below….

This is from the – I Plan To Stay A Believer (The Inside Songs Of Curtis Mayfield) album by Mr. Parker from 2010…of course a tribute album to Mr. Mayfield…

Check out the players and the track…

bass William Parker  / piano Dave Burrell  /   drums Hamid Drake 

trumpeter Lewis Barnes / saxophonist Darryl Foster and and Sabir Mateen,

percussionist Guillermo E. Brown. / vocals Leena Conquest

Dj Spooky, Matthew Shipp, William Parker, Guillermo Brown (LIVE)

Sunday Jazz Continues…ran across this gem….hip hop vs jazz

…..DJ Spooky on turntables and sound effects…Matthew Shipp on piano…..William Parker on bass and Guilermo Brown on drums…don’t know the title of the cut…but its funky!! check it out!!

THE SONIC ASSAULT!!!…..STEADY BOMBARDMENT!!!!: Dj Spooky, Matthew Shipp, William Parker, Guillermo Brown (LIVE).