A pretty wild album – and a really wonderful mixture of funky fusion and Spanish guitar, featuring tunes written by flamenco guitarist Sabicas, backed by arrangements handled by funky guitarist Joe Beck! The sound is pretty darn incredible – way better than you might think, and ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
George Benson —
Blue Benson ... LP Verve/Polydor, 1968/1976. Used ...
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A sweet 70s collection of late 60s work from George Benson – tracks recorded in 1968 for Verve, originally from the albums Giblet Gravy and Goodies! The set list here really does a great job of picking out the best numbers – the kind of clean, lean tunes that were pushing Benson from ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Tim Berne's Caos Totale —
Nice View ... CD Polydor, 1993. Used ...
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A large group in a small club – the legendary Clarke Boland Big Band, playing at the home turf of one of their key members – tenorist Ronnie Scott! The set features a very legendary performance by the ensemble – a crack lineup that's easily one of the best ever sported by the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Most likely our favorite album by John McLaughlin – and one that features him in a wonderfully spare setting – alongside John Surman on saxes, Brian Odges on bass, and Tony Oxley on drums. The playing has a free and loose quality that McLaughlin would later lose on some his more fusion- ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some splitting on the top seam & light wear.)
Somehow it seems to us that the members of Return To Forever always cut better albums under their own names than for RTF, but these sides are still not without their merit. Like everyone else, we're rethinking our distaste for fusion, and this set finds Chick Corea, Lenny White, Stanley Clarke and ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Hard grooving work from the middle years of the Return To Forever group – featuring the line up with Chick Corea on keys, synths & percussion, Stanley Clarke on bass, organ and more, Lenny White on percussion and Al DiMeola on guitars. The title may lead you to believe the set is a ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Smooth jazzy Japanese fusion, recorded as a soundtrack to the famous children's book of the same name, but with a feel that's a lot more just like some of the Japanese fusion coming out at the time – tight solos, funky rhythm, and a slick studio sound. Guitarist Masayoshi Takanaka wrote and ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A landmark session from the end of the 60s – one that features Randy Weston delivering on all the African promise of his earlier work! The album was recorded in Paris – that hotbed of post-colonial culture in the post-68 days – one of the few places where Weston could really open ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album