May 29, 2010

Lou Donaldson - Birdseed

















1. Cherry (D. Redman - L. W. Gilbert) (4:33)
2. Walkin' Again (L. Donaldson) (6:56)
3. Pennies from Heaven (A. Johnston - J. Burke) (6:29)
4. Red Top (G. Ammons) (8:12)
5. Blue Bossa (K. Dorham) (5:45)
6. Back Door Blues (E. Vinson) (4:59)
7. Dorothy (R. Nichols) (5:22)
8. Birdseed (L. Donaldson) (6:44)

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone)
David Braham (organ)
Peter Bernstein (guitar)
Fukushi Tainaka (drums)
Ralph Dorsey (conga)

Recorded at Nola Studios, New York City, 28. & 29. 4. 1992.

Milestone Records MCD-9198-2; Fantasy 91982; Milestone Records 91982; Milestone MCD 9198-2

http://www45.zippyshare.com/v/lUmHekF1/file.html

May 26, 2010

Donald Brown - The Sweetest Sounds


1. I Used to Think She Was Quiet (D. Brown) (7:04)
2. I Should Care (A. Stordahl - P. Weston - S. Cahn) (7:08)
3. Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You (D. Redman - A. Razaf) (5:37)
4. Theme for Ernie (F. Lacey) (5:04)
5. The Sweetest Sounds (R. Rodgers) (5:07)
6. Affaire d'Amour (D. Brown) (6:57)
7. Nature's Folk Song (D. Brown) (7:14)
8. Betcha by Golly, Wow (T. R. Bell - L. Creed) (3:09)
9. Woody 'N You (D. Gillespie) (6:58)
10. Night Mist Blues (A. Jamal) (6:50)
11. Killing Me Softly With His Song (C. Fox - N. Gimbel) (3:57)

Steve Nelson (vibraphone 1, 2, 5, 6)
Donald Brown (piano)
Charnett Moffett (bass)
Alan Dawson (drums)

Recorded at The Studio, New York City, June 1988.

Jazz City 660.53.008; Evidence 22203

https://rapidshare.com/files/2282440526/the sweetest sounds.zip

May 23, 2010

Sonny Rollins - Reel Life















1. Reel Life (S. Rollins) (6:14)
2. McGhee (H. McGhee) (4:20)
3. Rosita's Best Friend (S. Rollins) (6:22)
4. Sonny Side Up (Y. Masuo) (6:47)
5. My Little Brown Book (B. Strayhorn) (3:55)
6. Best Wishes (S. Rollins) (5:43)
7. Solo Reprise (Sonny) (S. Rollins) (2:12)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone)
Bobby Broom (electric guitar 1-6)
Yoshiaki Masuo (electric guitar 1, 2, 4, 6; acoustic guitar, claves 3)
Bob Cranshaw (electric bass 1-6; cabasa 3)
Jack DeJohnette (drums 1-6; conga, maracas 3)
Lucille Rollins (cowbell 3)

Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, 17-22. 8. 1982.

Milestone Records 5161; OJC 31335

http://www.mediafire.com/?ybjr4y642qlu744

May 16, 2010

Byard Lancaster - Live at Macalester College

















1. 1324 ( ) (16:29)
2. Last Summer ( ) (3:25)
3. War World ( ) (6:35)
4. Live at Macalester ( ) (10:36)
5. World in Me ( ) (9:01)
6. Thought ( ) (15:01)

Byard Lancaster (horns 1-4; alto saxophone 5, 6)
Sid Simmons (piano 2-4)
Calvin Hill (bass 1, 5, 6), Paul Morrison (electric bass 1), Jerome Hunter (bass 2-4)
J. R. Mitchell (drums, percussion)
Lester Lumley (conga, percussion 1)
the other musicians are unfortunately unknown (5, 6)

Track 1 recorded in Boston, MA, 1970.
Tracks 2-4 recorded Live at Macalester College, St. Paul, MN, 1971.
Tracks 5, 6 recorded by J.R. Mitchell Experimental Unit, Boston, MA, 1973.

Porter Records 1502

http://www.mirrorcreator.com/files/A9AHXOPG/live_at_macalester_college.part1.rar_links
http://www.mirrorcreator.com/files/FJH7ZM9P/live_at_macalester_college.part2.rar_links

May 7, 2010

Odean Pope - Plant Life















1. Two Dreams, Pt. 1 (O. Pope) (6:33)
2. Happiness Tears (S. Murray) (7:26)
3. Plant Life (O. Pope) (5:48)
4. I Want to Talk About You (S. Murray) (9:15)
5. Scorpio Twins (O. Pope) (5:25)
6. Thoughts (O. Pope) (5:26)
7. Multiphonic (O. Pope) (5:58)
8. Two Dreams, Pt. 2 (O. Pope) (6:13)

Odean Pope (tenor saxophone)
Lee Smith (bass)
Sunny Murray (drums)

Recorded at Rittenhouse Recording, Philadelphia, PA, 18. 5. 2008.

Porter Records PRCD-4017

http://www3.zippyshare.com/v/20801507/file.html
http://www68.zippyshare.com/v/66515309/file.html

May 3, 2010

Gary Bartz Ntu Troop - I've Known Rivers and Other Bodies

















1. Nummo-The Majick Song (G. Bartz) (4:16)
2. Sifa Zote (G. Bartz) (6:28)
3. Ju Ju Man (G. Bartz) (10:39)
4. Bertha Baptist (S. James) (7:06)
5. Don't Fight That Feeling (G. Bartz) (6:47)
6. Mama's Soul (H. Eaves) (7:32)
7. I've Known Rivers (G. Bartz) (8:35)
8. The Warrior's Song (G. Bartz) (6:38)
9. Uhuru Sassa (G. Bartz) (2:20)
10. Dr. Follow's Dance (G. Bartz) (10:32)
11. Peace and Love (G. Bartz) (7:33)

Gary Bartz (alto saxophone, soprano saxophone, vocal)
Hubert Eaves (piano, electric piano)
Stafford James (bass, electric bass)
Howard King (drums)

Recorded live at the Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland, 7. 7. 1973.

Prestige 66001; Prestige 660012

http://www117.zippyshare.com/v/yLo4Qcz8/file.html
http://www117.zippyshare.com/v/4L0JNE9o/file.html