In A Jazz Tradition is an album by Ron Carter presenting Eric Gale on guitars. It was recorded on November 29, 30, 1987 at the Van Gelder Recording Studio and released in 1988.
Night Rains is the eleventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Janis Ian, originally released in 1979 on Columbia Records. The commercial failure of her previous self-titled album and its accompanying singles led Columbia to demand Ian make a major change of direction for Night Rains to restore her commercial fortunes. She initially focused on writing […]
Journey is the second album released by record producer Arif Mardin as leader. Released on the Atlantic label in 1974, it features “a veritable who’s who of funk and jazz greats”, many of them regular session and studio musicians who appear on Mardin-produced albums for other artists.
Crying Song is an album by jazz flautist Hubert Laws released on the CTI label featuring performances of popular music (including songs by Pink Floyd, The Beatles, The Monkees and The Bee Gees) and by Laws recorded in Memphis with Elvis Presley’s rhythm section and at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio. Tracks 1 La Jean (Johnny […]
Stonebone is an album by J&K (JJ Johnson & Kai Winding), released in 1970. Tracks 1 Dontcha Hear Me Callin’ To Ya? (Rudy Stevenson) 14:15 2 Musings (JJ Johnson) 04:39 3 Mojo (JJ Johnson) 11:31 4 Recollections (Joe Zawinul) 07:51 Musicians Bass Ron Carter Drums Grady Tate Guitar George Benson Keyboards Bob James Keyboards Herbie […]
Bad Benson is a 1974 studio album by American guitarist George Benson, released on CTI Records. Tracks 1 Take Five (Paul Desmond) 07:08 2 Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (Alan Bergman; Marilyn Bergman; Johnny Mandell) 02:56 3 My Latin Brother (George Benson) 06:48 4 No Sooner Said Than Done (Phil Upchurch) 05:59 5 Full Compass (Phil […]
Mizrab is an album by Hungarian guitarist Gabor Szabo featuring performances recorded in 1972 and released on the CTI label. Tracks 1 Mizrab (Gabor Szabo) 09:31 2 Thirteen (Gabor Szabo) 09:11 3 It’s Going To Take Some Time (Carole King; Toni Stern) 04:09 4 Concerto #2 by Shostakovich (Dmitri Shostakovich) 07:17 5 Summer Breeze (Jim […]
Don’t Mess With Mister T. is a Stanley Turrentine album produced by Creed Taylor on his label, CTI. It was arranged by Bob James and recorded at Van Gelder Studio in June 1973. Tracks 1 Don’t Mess With Mister T (Marvin Gaye) 09:48 2 Two For T (Stanley Turrentine) 07:03 3 Too Blue (Stanley Turrentine) […]