martedì 21 ottobre 2014

John Abercrombie & WDR Big Band Köln - My Favourite Things (2014)

John Abercrombie guitar
Adam Nussbaum drums

WDR Big Band Köln
Michael Abene arranger, conductor
Ludwig Nuss trombone solo

01 Greenstreet
02 Apprensive soul
03 Spring song
04 Take four
05 Dansir
06 Laboour day
07 Wishing bell
08 Band introduction
09 Convolution
10 As its dance
11 Closing

Registrato il 26 settembre 2014 alla Philharmonie di Colonia
Trasmesso Mercoledì 8 ottobre 2014 - ore 20,05 (WDR 3)


domenica 19 ottobre 2014

Karen Mantler - Farewell (1996)

Karen Mantler vocals, harmonica, piano, organ, synthesizer, harmonium, glockenspiel
Mike Evans drums, vibraphone, tabla, percussion, alto saxophone, vocals
Carla Bley C-melody saxophone
Scott Williams vocals

Mister E
Brain Dead
Arnold's Dead
I'm His Boss
My Life Is Hell
Help Me
The Bill
Con Edison
I Hate Money

Recorded Winter 1995
Xtra Watt 8

CD out of print
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venerdì 17 ottobre 2014

Tomasz Stanko New York Quartet - Live at the Barbican, London (2013)

Tomasz Stanko trumpet
David Virelles piano
Thomas Morgan bass
Gerald Cleaver drums

01 Faces
02 Dernier Cri
03 Assassins
04 Metafizyka
05 Closing

Registrato a Londra, Barbican, 27 maggio 2013
Trasmesso Martedì 2 settembre 2014 - ore 21,05 (Deutschlandfunk)


mercoledì 15 ottobre 2014

Krakatau - Volition (1992)

Raoul Björkenheim guitars, shekere
Jone Takamäki tenor saxophone, krakaphone, toppophone, whirlpipe
Uffe Krokfors acoustic bass
Alf Forsman drums

Little Big Horn
Dalens Ande

Recorded December 1991
ECM 1466

CD out of print
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lunedì 13 ottobre 2014

Eberhard Weber – Symphony (1974)

Eberhard Weber: bass
Rainer Bruninghaus: piano, keyboards
Brian Miller: keyboards
Ralf Hubner: drums
Twelve Cellists from Berlin Radio-Symphony Orchestra

1. More Colours
2. Left Lane
3. Moana
4. Patience
5. Yellow Fields
6. The Colours Of Cloe

Duration 00:37:33

Live at Philarmonie Berlin, November 2, 1974
Special thanks to

sabato 11 ottobre 2014

Karen Mantler And Her Cat Arnold: Get The Flu (1990)

Karen Mantler vocals, harmonica, organ
Eric Mingus vocals
Steven Bernstein trumpet
Pablo Calogero baritone saxophone, flute
Marc Muller guitar
Steve Weisberg keyboards
Jonathan Sanborn bass
Ethan Winogrand drums

The Flu
I Love Christmas
Let's Have A Baby
My Organ
Au Lait
Call A Doctor
Good Luck
I'm Not Such A Bad Guy
Mean To Me

CD out of print
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giovedì 9 ottobre 2014

Jean-Luc Ponty - Live in Viersen (1998)

Jean-Luc Ponty - Violin
Jean Pierre Como - Keyboard
Guy N' Sangué - Bass
Thierry Arpino - Drums
Moustapha Cissé - Percussion

01 Rhythms Of Hope
02 Jig
03 After The Storm
04 Pastoral Harmony
05 Caracas

1998-09-19, Viersen, Germany 77.23 FM MC
WDR broadcast series: "Full House"

martedì 7 ottobre 2014

Karen Mantler - My Cat Arnold (1989)

Karen Mantler vocals, harmonica, organ, piano
Eric Mingus vocals
Jonathan Sanborn bass
Ethan Winogrand drums
Marc Muller guitar
Steve Weisberg synthesizers
Steven Bernstein trumpet
Pablo Calogero baritone saxophone

I Wanna Be Good
My Stove
Breaking Up
People Die
My Cat Arnold
Best Of Friends
Fear Of Pain
Major Love
Green Beans

CD out of priunt
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