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Warne Marsh & Red MitchellBig Two – Hot House ... CD
Storyville/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $13.99
Tenorist Warne Marsh is a hell of a player, no matter what the group – but he can be especially nice in an unconventional setting like this – a set of spare duo recordings with bassist Red Michell! And Mitchell, too, really opens up in more intimate territory – which, like Marsh, ... read more CD

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Eddie MarshallDance Of The Sun ... CD
Timeless/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1977. New Copy ... $13.99
Drummer Eddie Marshall never cut many albums as a leader, but we'll always love him for this one – a sublime San Francisco 70s session that features tremendous vibes from the great Bobby Hutcherson! But actually, the whole group's great – and also includes George Cables on piano, James ... read more CD

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Pat MartinoMaker ... CD
King (Japan), 1994. New Copy ... $16.99
Right from the start, guitarist Pat Martino had a sound that was unlike anyone else – and that quality still holds strong on this overlooked later date – a Japanese session that shows that Martino was still working through a great range of new ideas in his instrument! The setting is ... read more CD

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✨✧ James MasonRhythm Of Life ... CD
Soul Brother/Expansion (UK), 1977. New Copy ... $16.99
One of our favorite albums ever – and every track is a masterpiece! The album was originally cut for the tiny Chiaroscuro label in 1977 – and it's got a sound that's unlike anything else we can think of – soaring, soulful, jazzy, and righteous – wrapped up in a blend that's ... read more CD
Also available Rhythm Of Life ... LP 11.99

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Mikio MasudaGoing Away ... CD
Electric Bird/King (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $13.99
Mikio Masuda plays plenty of keyboards here – Fender Rhodes, moog, clavinet, and melodica – and even a bit of acoustic piano too – all in a wonderfully soulful lineup with work from some key American fusion players! The album's got that tight style of the best Japanese fusion of ... read more CD

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Nick Mazzarella TrioUltraviolet ... CD
International Anthem, 2015. New Copy ... $11.99
The strongest album to date from Chicago saxophonist Nick Mazzarella – a trio set that has the leader's alto blazing out in brilliantly soulful spirit, alongside robust bass from Anton Hatwich and magical drums from Frank Rosaly! The group have a cohesion that we might not have expected from ... read more CD
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Ultraviolet ... LP 15.99
Ultraviolet ... CD 7.99

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Christian McBride TrioChristian McBride Trio Live At The Village Vanguard ... CD
Mack Avenue, 2015. New Copy ... $15.99 17.98
The sign on the door at Village Vanguard reads "sold out", but this sweet CD grants you special admission to a wonderful live date from the trio of Christian McBride – full of warmth and imagination, and some excellent work on piano from Christian Sands! The record's a nice back to ... read more CD
Also available Christian McBride Trio Live At The Village Vanguard ... CD 9.99

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Makaya McCravenIn The Moment (2CD deluxe edition) ... CD
International Anthem, 2015. New Copy 2CD ... $14.99 15.99
A totally unique record from drummer Makaya McCraven – and a great one too! The set's built around improvised performances recorded over the period of a year – with some of Chicago's best underground jazz talents, including Matt Ulery on bass, Marquis Hill on trumpet, Jeff Parker on ... read more CD

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Jack McDuffMoon Rappin' ... CD
Blue Note (Japan), 1969. New Copy ... $14.99
An incredible record – the kind of album that no fan of funky jazz should be without! This album is far and away one of the greatest ever cut by Brother Jack McDuff – and it's a baroquely complicated batch of funky jazz cuts that's still light years ahead of any other record! The ... read more CD

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Gary McFarlandToday ... CD
Skye/Muzak (Japan), 1969. New Copy ... $21.99
Wild stuff – and very different than Gary McFarland's earlier albums! Today was recorded late in Gary's career, and is has him moving a bit away from jazz – into a more sunshine pop feel – one that still retains plenty of the bossa and breezy elements of his Verve work, but which ... read more CD
Also available Today ... LP 6.99

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Howard McGheeDusty Blue ... CD
Bethlehem/Solid (Japan), 1961. New Copy ... $13.99
One of the best of the early 60s comeback albums by the legendary bop trumpeter Howard McGhee – and a record that really has the player finding a whole new groove in his music! At this point, Maggie's got a fantastic tone that was missing from his earlier records, filled with pain and raw ... read more CD

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Howard McGheeJazzbrothers ... CD
Storyville/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1977. New Copy ... $13.99
A surprisingly tasty 70s session from Howard McGhee – quite different than some of his other records, thanks to a soulful rhythm section who really bring a nice groove! The album features really great work from Lisley Atkinson on bass, whose warm tone really shapes the sound – ... read more CD

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✨✧ Howard McGhee & Benny BaileyHome Run ... CD
Jazzcraft/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1978. New Copy ... $13.99
Two tremendous trumpeters, working here with a hell of a great lineup too – on a late 70s set that matches the talents of Benny Bailey and Howard McGhee, in a combo that also features piano from Barry Harris, tenor from Sonny Red, and rhythms from the team of Lisle Atkinson on bass and Bobby ... read more CD

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Howard McGhee & Teddy EdwardsWise In Time ... CD
Storyville/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $13.99
Great late life work from these two important figures on the LA jazz scene of the postwar years – trumpeter Howard McGhee and tenorist Teddy Edwards – both sounding wonderful here in a very relaxed, open setting! The record's got an approach that's especially marked by the deeper, ... read more CD

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Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyreKalaparusha (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Trio/Universal (Japan), 1975. New Copy ... $26.99
A rare spiritual set from the great reedman Kalaparusha – originally issued as a Japanese-only record, but done in upstate New York as part of the Creative Music Foundation in Woodstock! The tracks have a loose, open feel – almost loft jazz at some level, but with an even greater sense ... read more CD
(SHM-CD pressing! Part of the Deep Jazz Reality series.)

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Sara McKenzieWe Could Be Lovers ... CD
Impulse (UK), 2015. New Copy ... $24.99
A great old school jazz vocal set from Sarah McKenzie – a singer who not only knows how to swing, but can also write her own songs and arrangements too! Sarah's a surprisingly well-rounded talent – not one of these pretty singers trying to just reach for torch cliches – and ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD

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John McLaughlinBest Of John McLaughlin ... CD
Sony/Wounded Bird, 1970s. New Copy ... $3.99 12.98
An overstuffed collection of work from this legendary guitarist – a set that features the great John McLaughlin in so many of his best modes from the 70s! John's got a very spiritual current in his music, no matter what the setting – and the collection features McLaughlin working with ... read more CD
Also available Best Of John McLaughlin ... LP 4.99

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✨✧ Jackie McLeanMonuments ... CD
RCA (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $13.99
A rare electric outing from legendary altoist Jackie McLean – and one that comes off surprisingly well, given that the move was quite a shift for the reedman! The album's got a spiritual current that McLean developed in some of his earlier 70s material – like his gems for the ... read more CD

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Lloyd McNeill & Marshall HawkinsTanner Suite (LP sleeve edition) ... CD
Asha/Soul Jazz (UK), 1969. New Copy ... $19.99 21.99
One of the rarest and most sublime records from the legendary Lloyd McNeill – a performance commissioned by the Smithsonian in 1969, and featuring just McNeill and flute alongside the bass of Marshall Hawkins! The spare approach is different than some of Lloyd's other releases on his tiny ... read more CD
(Limited edition of 1000!)

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✨✧ Joe McPheeAlone Together – The Solo Ensemble Recordings 1974 & 1979 ... CD
Corbett vs. Dempsey, 1974/1979. New Copy Gatefold ... $12.99
A stunning exploration of the "solo ensemble" concept from the legendary Joe McPhee – a mode that might seem like an oxymoron in its name, but which actually features McPhee working with overdub techniques to play alongside himself on a range of different brass and reed instruments! ... read more CD

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