Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.

Jazz — In Stock

XA wealth of jazz in many styles -- bop, hardbop, soul jazz, spiritual, rare groove, modal, improvised music, funk, free jazz, fusion, avant garde, and trad!

$




Items/page

Sort by
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Barney WilenLa Note Bleue (2CD edition – with bonus material) ... CD
IDA/Anagram, 1987. New Copy 2CD ... $19.99 21.98
A really special album from French tenorist Barney Wilen – a set of tunes originally recorded to accompany a graphic novel about his troubled life – done at a time when Wilen had emerged from years of obscurity, and was opening up a whole new chapter in his music! The presentation here ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Barney WilenLa Note Bleue (with bonus tracks) ... CD
IDA (France), 1987. Used ... $11.99
A really special album from French tenorist Barney Wilen – a set of tunes originally recorded to accompany a graphic novel about his troubled life – done at a time when Wilen had emerged from years of obscurity, and was opening up a whole new chapter in his music! The presentation here ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Don WilkersonPreach Brother (LP sleeve edition) ... CD
Blue Note/Culture Factory, 1962. New Copy ... $9.99 16.99
An excellent album by this lusty tenor player – and one of the rarest Blue Notes ever! Brother Don plays lean and mean, in a nice tight group that features Grant Green on guitar, Sonny Clark on piano, and Billy Higgins on drums – all of whom give Wilkerson a freer setting than he ever ... read more CD
(Collectors edition in a LP sleeve – limited to 1000!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Corey WilkesDrop It ... CD
Delmark, 2007. Used ... $4.99
Features guest vocals from Dee Alexander. CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Andreas WillersMontauk ... CD
Between The Lines (Germany), 2005. Used ... $7.99
Andreas Willers on guitar and banjo, Alain Grange on cello, Dominique Pifarely on violin, and Michael Griener on drums and percussion. CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Baby Face WilletteFace To Face (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Blue Note, 1961. Used ... $9.99
One of the all-time great tenor/organ sessions on Blue Note – totally fierce, with a sound that's a lot rawer than most other work on the label! The incredible Baby Face Willette grooves it hard and heavy on Hammond – working in a quartet that includes Fred Jackson on tenor, Grant ... read more CD
(Out of print Connoisseur pressing.)
Also available Face To Face (180 gram pressing) ... LP 28.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Baby Face WilletteFace To Face (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Blue Note, 1961. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $28.99 34.99
One of the all-time great tenor/organ sessions on Blue Note – totally fierce, with a sound that's a lot rawer than most other work on the label! The incredible Baby Face Willette grooves it hard and heavy on Hammond – working in a quartet that includes Fred Jackson on tenor, Grant ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Part of the Blue Note Tone Poet Series – heavy vinyl and cover!)
Also available Face To Face (with bonus tracks) ... CD 9.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Buster Williams QuartetJoined At The Hip ... CD
TCB (Switzerland), 1998. Used ... $6.99
Buster Williams on bass, Steve Wilson on alto saxophone, Carlos McKinney on piano, and Ali Muhammad Jackson Jr on drums. CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
CI WilliamsWhen Alto Was King ... CD
Mapleshade, 1997. Used ... $6.99
CI Williams on alto saxophone, Larry Willis on piano, Ed Cherry on guitar, Keter Betts on bass, and Jimmy Cobb on drums. CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Cootie Williams & Wini BrownAround Midnight With Cootie Williams & Wini Brown ... LP
Jaro, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $29.99
A cool session from Cootie Williams – working here as a vocalist as much as a trumpeter, often in the company of female singer Wini Brown! The set has both singers working together on some hip duets, then stepping apart and working on their own for some tracks too – an approach that's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono white label promo with deep groove. Cover has a partially split top seam, but is otherwise in nice shape.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
James WilliamsFlying Colors ... CD
Zim/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1977. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
An early date from pianist James Williams – one that has him opening up in a very hip, soulful 70s mode – on both acoustic and electric piano! If you only know Williams from later years, when his phrasing became a bit more "classic", you'll really be surprised at the open ... read more CD
(Part of the "Jazz Premium Seats – Rare Jazz – Live & Sessions" series!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Joe WilliamsGreatest! – Count Basie Plays & Joe Williams Sings Standards ... CD
Verve, Late 50s. Used ... $4.99
An excellent album of vocals by the great Joe Williams! Joe's always been a fine singer, but with Basie, he really gets the backing he needs to do his work the best. And although this album isn't as authenico as it might be, it still comes from a time when Verve really knew how to handle singers ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Joe WilliamsI Just Want To Sing – Joe Williams & Friends June 1985 ... LP
Delos, 1985. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Accompanied by Thad Jones on trumpet, Eddie Lockjaw Davis and Benny Golson on tenor, John Collins on guitar, Jerry Peters on keyboards, Norman Simmons on piano, John Heard on bass, and Gerryck King on drums. (Vocalists, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing. Cover has light wear and aging.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Joe Williams & George ShearingHeart & Soul Of Joe Williams & George Shearing ... LP
Sheba, 1971. Sealed ... $5.99
(Vocalists, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kamaal WilliamsReturn (180 gram pressing – with bonus download) ... LP
Black Focus, 2018. New Copy ... $18.99 19.99
The first solo project from Kamaal Williams – and a wonderfully spiritual set that has the keyboardist really blowing us away with his talents! Williams plays plenty of Fender Rhodes on the set, mostly in a trio setting, but one that's far from standard jazz – as the rhythms often ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kamaal WilliamsWu Hen ... CD
Black Focus, 2020. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
Keyboardist Kamaal Williams is light years ahead of his first record here – and that's saying a lot, as that album was already pretty darn far-reaching! The music still has plenty of Fender Rhodes and keyboards, and other jazz elements that include tenor from Quinn Mason – but the ... read more CD
Also available Wu Hen (with bonus download) ... LP 21.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kamaal WilliamsWu Hen (with bonus download) ... LP
Black Focus, 2020. New Copy ... $21.99 22.99
Keyboardist Kamaal Williams is light years ahead of his first record here – and that's saying a lot, as that album was already pretty darn far-reaching! The music still has plenty of Fender Rhodes and keyboards, and other jazz elements that include tenor from Quinn Mason – but the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)
Also available Wu Hen ... CD 13.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mars WilliamsAyler Xmas 4 – Chicago Vs New York (grey swirl vinyl pressing) ... LP
Soul What/Astral Spirits, 2020. New Copy ... $15.99 25.00
Mars Williams presents a great installment in this surprisingly long-running series – a really unusual mix of Christmas songs with the avant jazz inspiration of Albert Ayler – served up here in two different performances – one recorded in Chicago, the other in New York! As with ... (Holiday Music, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mars Williams & Vasco TrillaSpiracle ... CD
Not Two (Poland), 2020. New Copy ... $14.99 16.99
Chicago reedman Mars Williams is in great company here – working on these long improvised duets with Spanish percussionist Vasco Trilla – a player who really seems to bring out new qualities in the music of Mars! Trilla plays drums, but also has the deeper sonic explorations of a ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mary Lou WilliamsFrom The Heart ... LP
Chiaroscuro, 1971. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Solo piano work by Mary Lou – not as funky as some of her other sides from the time, but with a nice degree of soulful exploration that makes the work resonate a bit more strongly than some of her other solo recordings. Titles include "For The Figs", "Gemma", "Marnier ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mary Lou Williams & Andy KirkMary's Idea ... CD
Decca, 1930s/1940s. Used ... $8.99
Includes 20 tracks by Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy, with arrangements and piano by Mary Lou Williams. CD
(Out of print. Back cover of booklet has a small date in pen, barcode has a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Norman Williams & The One Mind ExperienceBishop (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Theresa/Pure Pleasure (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $34.99 44.99
A great little record from alto saxophonist Norman Williams – also known as The Bishop – and the first record on the mighty Theresa label too! The sound here is maybe a bit funkier than some of the other Theresa sessions of the late 70s – in part because there's some monstrous ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition 180 gram pressing!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Pamela WilliamsPerfect Love ... CD
Shanachie, 2003. Used ... $9.99
Tracks include "Afterglow", "Just As We Are", "Perfect Love", "Twin Souls", "Sexy MF", and "Got Me Wrapped Around Your Finger". CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Patrick WilliamsTheme ... LP
PA USA, 1977. Near Mint- ... $7.99
A groovy album of slick LA jazz – put together by the great Pat Williams, who did some great arranging work for Verve and MPS in earlier years! The record features a lot of studio jazz players – like Dave Grusin, Toots Thielemans, Gerrry Niewood, Marvin Stamm, and Jerome Richardson ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover is bent a bit at the top right corner.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Richard WilliamsNew Horn In Town ... CD
Candid/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1960. New Copy ... $18.99
A brilliant session of modernist hardbop – one of the few records ever cut as a leader by trumpeter Richard Williams! Williams was a key part of the Charles Mingus group for a few years – and his soulful approach ranks with Ted Curson as some of the most compelling underground trumpet ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Spencer WilliamsNew Orleans To Stockholm ... LP
Dot, Late 50s. Very Good ... $4.99
Spencer Willams famously wrote "Basin Street Blues" and "I Ain't Got Nobody" – and finally gets a bit of time in the spotlight here – on an instrumental set of his own compositions! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a number in one corner, a bit of wear on the spine, and tape on the seams.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Tony WilliamsCollection (Believe It/Million Dollar Legs) ... CD
Columbia/Legacy, 1975/1976. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Two albums of crackling funky fusion from Tony Williams' "new" version of his classic Lifetime group – a quartet that featured some smoking guitar work by jazz rock legend Allan Holdsworth! The sound on Believe It is very full-on and jamming – fuzzed-out guitars taking over ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Claude WilliamsonLive! Sermon ... LP
Fresh Sounds (Spain), 1987. Near Mint- ... $16.99
With Horacio Fumero on bass and Peer Wyboris on drums. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and aging, small sticker spot, and a name in pen on front and back. Labels have some pen.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Larry WillisInner Crisis ... CD
Groove Merchant/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1974. New Copy ... $18.99
One of the few funky albums ever cut as a leader by Larry Willis – a super-hip keyboard player who's best known for his work with Jackie McLean and Hugh Masekela, but who sounds even better as a leader! This album's a gem all the way through – with a free-thinking soulful sound that's ... read more CD
(Part of the Groove Merchant Mo' Groovy Collection!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Gerald WilsonEternal Equinox ... LP
World Pacific, Late 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... $6.99
One of Gerald Wilson's hippest albums for World Pacific – and all of them are pretty darn hip! This set is one of Gerald's last for the label – cut in a run of very successful, and very strong big band soul jazz albums that brought together the cream of the crop of the LA underground. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring and edge wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Gerald WilsonLive & Swinging ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Late 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $7.99
One of the hippest of Gerald Wilson's recordings for Pacific Jazz in the 60s – an excellent live session with a very groovy edge! Wilson's studio work for the label at the time was great enough, but somehow, hearing his group working live, we get a new appreciation of his genius – as ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing. Cover has some staining/waviness along the bottom and light surface wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Gerald WilsonTheme For Monterey ... CD
Mama Foundation, 1996. Used ... $4.99
Features an original suite composed for the Monterey Jazz Festival, plus performances of "Summertime" and "Anthropology". CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Glenn WilsonImpasse ... LP
Cadence, 1984. Very Good+ ... $2.99
Features Harold Danko on piano, Dennis Irwin on bass, and Adam Nussbaum on drums. LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jack WilsonJack Wilson Quartet Featuring Roy Ayers (aka Corcovado – Discovery pressing) ... LP
Discovery, 1963/1983. Sealed ... $11.99
A great album recorded in 1963 for Atlantic – one of our favorite ever! Jack Wilson's one of our favorite piano players, and we rave about him all the time on these pages – and one of the reasons why we love him so much is that he was often accompanied by Roy Ayers, who started out his ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut-out hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Nancy Wilson & Cannonball AdderleyNancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley ... CD
Capitol, Mid 60s. Used ... $3.99
The sweet vocals of Nancy join the classic Cannonball quintet for a great set of soul jazz tunes that was one of Capitol's biggest selling jazz sides in the 60s! About half the cuts feature Nancy on vocals – on tunes like "Save Your Love For Me", "Never Will I Marry", ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Nancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley ... LP 24.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Nancy Wilson & Cannonball AdderleyNancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $24.99
The sweet vocals of Nancy join the classic Cannonball quintet for a great set of soul jazz tunes that was one of Capitol's biggest selling jazz sides in the 60s! About half the cuts feature Nancy on vocals – on tunes like "Save Your Love For Me", "Never Will I Marry", ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has some wear and aging, small sticker at the top right corner, and some splitting in the seams.)
Also available Nancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley ... CD 3.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sarah WilsonKaleidoscope ... CD
Brass Tonic, 2021. Used ... $4.99
Features Myra Melford on piano, Charles Burnham on violin, John Schott on guitar, Jerome Harris on bass, and Matt Wilson on drums. CD
(Still sealed.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Stanley Wilson & His OrchestraOriginal Jazz Score From Shotgun Slade ... LP
Mercury, 1960. Very Good ... $6.99
(Soundtracks, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Steve WilsonSit Back, Relax, & Unwind ... LP
Brown Brothers/JMI, 2017. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $14.99
One of the most beautiful records we've heard from Steve Wilson in years – a set that's got an easygoing, open flow – in a way that really lives up to its title! Wilson is wonderful on alto and soprano sax – blowing in his most soulful style, but also pushing himself a bit too ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Teddy WilsonCentral Avenue Blues – The Complete All-Star Sextette & V-Disc Sessions ... CD
Vintage Jazz Classics, 1920s/1930s/1940s. Used ... $9.99
Featuring Red Norvo, Charlie Shavers, and Edmund Hall. CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Teddy WilsonChronological Teddy Wilson 1939 ... CD
Classics (France), 1939. Used ... $14.99
With Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Cozy Cole, Harold Baker, Ben Webster, JC Heard, Doc Cheatham, and Thelma Carpenter. CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Lem WinchesterLem's Beat ... CD
Prestige (Japan), 1960. Used ... $19.99
Detroit vibist Lem Winchester cut too few albums in his brief career before his untimely death in the early 60s – but all of them are plenty darn great, and rank right up there with the best work of the period by Johnny Lytle or Freddie McCoy! Although not as all-out funky as fellow ... read more CD
(Out of print SHMCD pressing, includes obi.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kai WindingTrombone Sound ... LP
Columbia, Late 50s. Very Good ... $1.99
The trombone sound of Kai Winding is firmly in place – as he solos in the lead of a septet, with 4 extra trombones in the mix to give the record a nice bass-y sound! Arrangements are by a number of members of the band, and players include Wayne Andre, Carl Fontana, Jack Franklin, and Kenny O' ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono 6 eye pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear, aging and some seam splits.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Kai Winding & JJ JohnsonBrand New Swinging Together Again – The Great Kai & JJ ... CD
Impulse, Early 60s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
The famous 50s team of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding are reunited strongly here – after working alone for several years on their own projects! The groove here is a bit more open and less arranged than some of the pair's earlier projects – mostly just two trombones in the lead, soloing ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kai Winding & JJ JohnsonBrand New Swinging Together Again – The Great Kai & JJ ... CD
Impulse, 1960. Used ... $2.99
The famous 50s team of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding are reunited strongly here – after working alone for several years on their own projects! The groove here is a bit more open and less arranged than some of the pair's earlier projects – mostly just two trombones in the lead, soloing ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Kai Winding & JJ JohnsonBrand New Swinging Together Again – The Great Kai & JJ ... LP
Impulse, Early 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
The famous 50s team of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding are reunited strongly here – after working alone for several years on their own projects! The groove here is a bit more open and less arranged than some of the pair's earlier projects – mostly just two trombones in the lead, soloing ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo orange & black label pressing, with RVG Stereo stamp and LW etch. Cover has light wear and a bit of gloss peel along the back opening.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Kai Winding & JJ JohnsonKai Winding & JJ Johnson 1955 to 1960 ... CD
Giants Of Jazz, Late 50s. Used ... $4.99
Features Bill Evans on piano – other notable sideman include Paul Chambers on bass and Roy Haynes on drums. CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Norma WinstoneManhattan In The Rain ... CD
Sunnyside, 1998. Used ... $9.99
With Tony Coe on tenor sax and clarinet, Steve Gray on piano and synthesizer, and Chris Laurence on bass. (Vocalists, Jazz) CD
(Penmark through barcode.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Niklas WinterBeautopia ... CD
King/Seven Seas (Japan), 2007. Used ... $11.99
With Jukka Eskola on trumpet and flugelhorn. CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Paul Winter & Carlos LyraSound Of Ipanema ... LP
Columbia, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $14.99
The sound of Ipanema in the 60s – served up here in a great partnership between American jazzman Paul Winter, and bossa composer Carlos Lyra! The album's an excellent bossa jazz session all the way through – with alto from Winter that's some of his sharpest on record in the 60s, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mexican stereo pressing on CBS. Cover has some edge wear and light aging.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Paul Winter/Paul HalleyWhales Alive ... LP
Living Music, 1987. Sealed ... $9.99
Narration by Leonard Nimoy. LP, Vinyl record album
(Still sealed, with a cutout notch.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jimmy Witherspoon & Jay McShannJimmy Witherspoon & Jay McShann ... CD
Black Lion, 1947. Used ... $6.99
(Vocalists, Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jimmy Witherspoon with The Dick Morrissey QuartetLive In London 1966 ... CD
R&B Records (UK), 1966. New Copy ... $14.99
Singer Jimmy Witherspoon recorded some great music over here in the US, but this set from London might well be one of his best of the 60s – and features Jimmy working with superb backing from a hell of a quartet! The group's led by tenorist Dick Morrissey, who gets in plenty of great solos ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mike WoffordStrawberry Wine – The Jazz Piano Of Mike Wofford ... LP
Epic, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Excellent early work from pianist Mike Wofford – a player who'd show up more strongly in the 70s, but who's already in great form here in this early 60s session! The album's quite unique – not the mainstream piano trio material that you'd expect from a major label at the time, and more ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout hole and some staple holes in one corner.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Tommy WolfWolf At Your Door ... LP
Fraternity, 1956. Very Good ... $24.99
A wonderful album of vocal jazz tracks – by this vastly underrated singer/songwriter who was a key contemporary of Bob Dorough and Jackie & Roy! With songwriting partner Fran Landesman, Tommy Wolf penned some incredible work in the 50s – offbeat little tunes that were often sung by ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy original pressing! Cover has some light wear, a split bottom seam, and a small mark from an old sticker.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Warren WolfChristmas Vibes ... CD
Mack Avenue, 2020. New Copy ... $16.99 17.99
We love the music of vibist Warren Wolf any time of the year, but he sounds especially nice here on a Christmas album – which seems to make his instrument resonate with even more warmth and feeling than ever before! Most of the tunes are familiar numbers, but given some nice arrangements by ... (Holiday Music, Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Warren WolfReincarnation ... CD
Mack Avenue, 2020. Used ... $9.99
Vibist Warren Wolf has always been way more than just a straight soloist in jazz – and here, he takes that role further by bringing in work from two different singers – vocalists Marcellus Shepard and Imani Grace Cooper, each of whom sing a few songs on the set! This isn't a straight ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Lyman Woodard OrganizationDon't Stop The Groove (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Lyman/Pure Pleasure (UK), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $34.99 44.99
A killer little set from funky organist Lyman Woodard – an old bandmate of Dennis Coffey, and one of the standout stalwarts of the 70s Detroit jazz funk scene! The set features Lyman working in a live setting – grooving out over some mighty long tracks that blend jazz and soul together ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition 180 gram pressing!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Wooden Glass Featuring Billy WootenWooden Glass Recorded Live (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
P-Vine (Japan), 1972. New Copy ... $24.99
Mad funky vibes from The Wooden Glass – a group led by vibist Billy Wooten – an obscure player in the history books, but one who has had a huge influence on 21st Century groove! Billy's got a hard style on the vibes that's like Bobby Hutcherson and Roy Ayers at their soulful best ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Wooden OHandeful Of Pleasant Delites ... LP
Middle Earth (UK), 1969. Near Mint- ... $14.99
(Folk/Country, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(2005 reissue on Akarma. Cover has light wear and a small smudge near the spine.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Chris WoodsModus Operandi (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Delmark, 1978. Used ... $6.99
One of the few American albums cut by saxophonist Chris Woods – a wonderfully talented player who cut some of his best work in Paris during the early 70s! The album captures some of the charm of Woods' best European records – with a lightly dancing groove on the best tracks, one that ... read more CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsAltology (Pairing Off/Phil & Quill With Prestige) ... LP
Prestige, 1956/1957. Very Good- 2LP Gatefold ... $3.99
2 mid 50s sets by a young Phil Woods! Record one features Pairing Off – a well-blown album with lots of room for solo space! – Working with a group that includes Donald Byrd, Gene Quill, Kenny Dorham, and Tommy Flanagan – and the 4 tracks off of that album are all quite long, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring and edge wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsBop Stew – Fujitsu Concord Jazz Festival in Japan '87 ... LP
Concord, 1987. Near Mint- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsFloresta Canto ... LP
RCA, 1976. Near Mint- ... $6.99
One of those great records from the 70s that makes you say "man, Phil Woods was hip!" The session was cut in London with an electrified big band led by Chris Gunning, and featuring keyboards by the groovy Gordon Beck – kind of a blend of strings, keys, and woodwinds – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsHeaven ... LP
Blackhawk, 1984. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Great Phil Woods – with excellent trumpet and flugelhorn from Tom Harrell, along with Hal Galper on piano, Steve Gilmore on bass, and Bill Goodwin on drums. LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsNew Phil Woods Album ... LP
RCA, 1972. Very Good+ ... $1.99
Phil Woods really outdoes himself here – offering the world a whole new side of his talents, and stepping forth at the head of a larger ensemble than usual! The album features Woods' core quartet augmented by larger strings and horns – all in shadings and tones that are incredibly ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a promo stamp.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsPhil Woods & His European Rhythm Machine At The Frankfurt Jazz Festival ... CD
Atlantic, 1971. Used ... $12.99
A stunner of an album – light years ahead of Phil's earlier work in America – a bit funky at times, with some really open-ended modern sounds! The album features Phil with his incredible European Rhythm Machine – a group that includes Gordon Beck on electric piano, Henri Texier ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Phil WoodsPhil Woods & His European Rhythm Machine At The Frankfurt Jazz Festival ... LP
Embryo, 1971. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $16.99
A stunner of an album – light years ahead of Phil's earlier work in America – a bit funky at times, with some really open-ended modern sounds! The album features Phil with his incredible European Rhythm Machine – a group that includes Gordon Beck on electric piano, Henri Texier ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In the die-cut cover, with promo stickers and a small distro sticker, and partially unglued bottom seam.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsRev & I ... CD
Blue Note, 1998. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Features Phil Woods on alto, Johnny Griffin on tenor, Cedar Walton on piano, Peter Washington on bass, and Ben Riley on drums. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil WoodsWarm Woods (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Epic (Japan), 1958. New Copy (reissue)... $49.99
One of the most wonderful Phil Woods albums ever! No kidding – this is amazing! Woods played on lots of other records – and often in settings that made you wonder why people thought he was so great – but on this one, he's totally in the spotlight, fronting a mellow easy quartet ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful Japanese pressing!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil Woods & His European Rhythm MachinePhil Woods & His European Rhythm Machine (Pierre Cardin) ... LP
Pierre Cardin (France), 1970. Near Mint- ... $14.99
An excellent album of funky electric jazz – and possibly the best one that Phil Woods cut with his European group! The quartet's a very hip group that's way hipper than its clunky name – with Gordon Beck on electric piano and organ, Daniel Humair on percussion and drums, and Henri ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing on Inner City.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil Woods & Lew TabackinPhil Woods/Lew Tabackin ... LP
Omni Sound, 1980. Near Mint- ... $3.99
Woods plays alto, Tabackin plays tenor – and other players include Jimmy Rowles on piano, Michael Moore on bass, and Bill Goodwin on drums. LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil Woods QuintetBouquet ... LP
Concord, 1989. Near Mint- ... $7.99
With Hal Galper on piano, Steve Gilmore on bass, Bill Goodwin on drums, and Tom Harrell on trumpet and flugelhorn. LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phil Woods/Tommy Flanagan/Red MitchellThree For All ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1981. New Copy ... $16.99
A really great record – one we're surprised that we like so much! On the surface, the album appears to be an inconsequential 80s session by three older giants of their instrument – Woods on alto, Flanagan on piano, and Mitchell on bass. But Woods' tone here, although played straightly ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja Real Jazz Classics series!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Work Money DeathSpace in Which the Uncontrollable Unknown Resides – Can Be the Place from Which Creation Arises ... CD
ATA (UK), 2021. New Copy ... $14.99 19.99
Two wonderfully long-flowing tracks from this hip British group – very spiritual and slow-building, with energy that's very much in the best Alice Coltrane mode of the Impulse Records years! Tony Burkill is on tenor, and has this great mellow-burning approach – perfect for the slow-step ... read more CD
Also available Space in Which the Uncontrollable Unknown Resides – Can Be the Place from Which Creation Arises ... LP 26.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Work Money DeathSpace in Which the Uncontrollable Unknown Resides – Can Be the Place from Which Creation Arises ... LP
ATA (UK), 2021. New Copy ... $26.99 32.99
Two wonderfully long-flowing tracks from this hip British group – very spiritual and slow-building, with energy that's very much in the best Alice Coltrane mode of the Impulse Records years! Tony Burkill is on tenor, and has this great mellow-burning approach – perfect for the slow-step ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Space in Which the Uncontrollable Unknown Resides – Can Be the Place from Which Creation Arises ... CD 14.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
World Saxophone QuartetDances & Ballads ... CD
Nonesuch, 1987. Used ... $7.99
One of the best albums ever recorded by the WSQ – a sensitive mix of rhythmic tunes and mellow ballads, played by the group with less agression than on previous releases, but in a way that shows that they're really fitting into the style of the ensemble well. Titles include "Cool ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
World Saxophone QuartetSteppin With The World Saxophone Quartet ... LP
Black Saint (Italy), 1979. Very Good+ ... $9.99
With Hamiet Bluiett, Julius Hemphill, David Murray, and Oliver Lake – each playing a few different saxes. Titles include "R&B", "Hearts", "PO In Cairo", "Steppin", and "Ra Ta Ta". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and unglued seams held with old tape.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
World Saxophone QuartetWSQ ... CD
Black Saint (Italy), 1981. Used ... $9.99
Really groundbreaking work from the World Sax Quartet – one of the first, and best, all-horn ensembles! The strength of the album definitely hangs on the backgrounds of the players – Julius Hemphill, Hamiet Bluiett, Oliver Lake, and David Murray – all already key reedmen in left ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Hainer WormannLower Rhine Sonata ... CD
Nurnichtnur (Germany), 2001. Used ... $2.99
Hainer Wormann on guitar. CD
(Out of print and packaged in a cool metal tin.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ray Wray QuartetYes Indeed ... LP
Pharaoh, Early 60s. Very Good ... $5.99
(Vocalists, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and aging, with a partially removed address sticker on front, and some pen on both sides.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
WRD (Robert Walter/Eddie Roberts/Adam Dietch)Hit ... CD
Color Red, 2021. New Copy ... $9.99 10.99
An all-star combo, coming together here with a lean, wonderful sound – just the Hammond of Robert Walter, guitar of Eddie Roberts, and drums of Adam Dietch – only three instruments, but more than enough to send the whole thing over the top! It might be the drums, but Roberts and Walter ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more CD
Also available Hit (white blood splatter vinyl pressing) ... LP 26.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
WRD (Robert Walter/Eddie Roberts/Adam Dietch)Hit (white blood splatter vinyl pressing) ... LP
Color Red, 2021. New Copy ... $26.99 29.98
An all-star combo, coming together here with a lean, wonderful sound – just the Hammond of Robert Walter, guitar of Eddie Roberts, and drums of Adam Dietch – only three instruments, but more than enough to send the whole thing over the top! It might be the drums, but Roberts and Walter ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Hit ... CD 9.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Leo WrightSoul Talk ... CD
Atlantic/Water, 1963. Used ... $11.99
A rare soul jazz session from alto saxophonist Leo Wright – a player that we mostly know from his bossa work of the early 60s! The session's extremely noteworthy as being one of the few to feature female organist Gloria Coleman – a player with whom Wright worked on her classic 1963 ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Prince Billy Mahdi WrightYou Got Dat Wright (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Raenii/P-Vine (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $24.99
A wonderful bit of lost spiritual soul jazz from Chicago – recorded in the early 80s, but with a progressive and righteous feel that's very much in the 70s Strata East vein! The group's led by Billy Mahdi on tenor, soprano, and flute – and features Corky McClerkin on piano, Eldee Young ... read more CD
(Prat of the excellent Groove Diggers series!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Marianna WroblewskaFeelings ... LP
Polskie Nagrania (Poland), 1977. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A vocal jazz set from 70s poland, with backing from a small group led by Wlozimierz Nahorny on piano! Titles include a nice version of "Theme From Rosemary's Baby" – plus "Fooling Myself", "Moon River", "All In Love Is Fair", and "And I Love ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jan Ptasyn WroblewskiSlupy Milowe (with bonus tracks) ... CD
GAD (Poland), 1979/1980. New Copy ... $16.99 18.99
Never-issued material from Polish saxophonist Jan Ptasyn Wroblewski – material recorded at the end of the 70s for Polish Radio, done in a small combo mode that's a real back to basics change, after some of his larger projects of the decade! The setting is nice and lean – Jan on tenor, ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jan Ptaszyn WroblewskiSprzedawcy Glonow ... LP
Polskie Nagrania (Poland), 1973. Near Mint- ... $28.99
Quite a groovy little album – big band work from Polish saxophonist Jan Ptasyn Wroblewski, done with the same hip flair and sense of soul as similar projects for MPS at the time! There's a sound here that's ambitious, but not overly academic – a bold statement in music that's filled ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, but vinyl is great.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Sam Yahel TrioTruth & Beauty ... CD
Origin, 2007. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Sam Yahel on Hammond B3, Joshua Redman on tenor saxophone, and Brian Blade on drums. CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mabumi YamaguchiLeeward ... LP
Union/Le Tres Jazz Club (France), 1978. New Copy (reissue)... $31.99 33.99
Spare sounds, but beautifully woven together – all in service of these lovely long tracks that really highlight the soulful side of reedman Mabumi Yamaguchi! Each number here takes up half the side of a record – there's only four tracks in all – and Yamaguchi plays these slow-buil ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eri Yamamoto & Choral ChameleonGoshu Ondo Suite ... CD
Aum Fidelity, 2019. Used ... $6.99
One of the most beautiful albums we've ever heard from pianist Eri Yamamoto – in large part because of the presence of the Choral Cameleon vocal group! The mix of piano and voice is wonderful – haunting and powerful, in a way that reminds us of some of the best Vince Guaraldi ... read more CD
(Still sealed.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Hozan Yamamoto & Sharps & FlatsBeautiful Bamboo Flute ... LP
Victor/Mr Bongo (UK), 1971. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $25.99 27.98
One of the coolest albums ever cut by Japanese wood flute player Hozan Yamamoto – a set that has him working with very groovy backings from the Sharps & Flats ensemble – who almost give the whole thing an MPS label blending of funky jazz and world music sounds! The approach is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Hozan Yamamoto & Yu ImaiAkuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku ... CD
Columbia/Mr Bongo (UK), 1979. New Copy ... $11.99 12.98
We've always loved the music of Hozan Yamamoto – the Japanese flute player who really has a way of mixing his instrument with all sorts of weird and unusual modes – from traditional folk styles, to bossa nova, to funk and jazz as well! Here, though, Hozan may well be outdoing himself ... read more CD
Also available Akuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku ... LP 27.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Hozan Yamamoto & Yu ImaiAkuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku ... LP
Columbia/Mr Bongo (UK), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $27.99 30.98
We've always loved the music of Hozan Yamamoto – the Japanese flute player who really has a way of mixing his instrument with all sorts of weird and unusual modes – from traditional folk styles, to bossa nova, to funk and jazz as well! Here, though, Hozan may well be outdoing himself ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Akuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuku ... CD 11.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Tsuyoshi YamamotoLive In Montreux ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $19.99
A smoking live set from pianist Tsuyoshi Yamamoto – working here not in a small Tokyo club, but on the stage of the Montreux Jazz Festival – where he's clearly drawing inspiration from the global lineup to blow away most of the competition! Tracks are long, and really have Yamamoto ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Tsuyoshi YamamotoMidnight Sun ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1978. New Copy ... $19.99
One of the most sensitively soulful records of the 70s from pianist Tsuyoshi Yamamoto – a set that still has him working in a trio format, but which also has a slightly more mellow feel overall – with some especially great work from the leader on the ballads! Yamamoto's style is ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Tsuyoshi YamamotoSummertime ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1976. New Copy ... $19.99 24.00
Great work from one of the most dynamic Japanese pianists of the 70s – a player who's straighter than some of his contemporaries, but also has a very soulful swing as well! Tsuyoshi Yamamoto really opens up in a live setting – and concert dates like this represent some of his best work ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Yukako Yamano3rd Stage ... CD
Yukako Yamano (Japan), 2017. Used ... $8.99
A beautiful album of solo piano from up-and-coming pianist Yukako Yamano – a set that's got a lot more acoustic depth than you might expect from the keyboard pictured on the cover! Despite the presentation of that instrument, most of the music here is done on a very resonant grand piano ... read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Yuko YamaokaDiary 2005-2015 – Yuko Yamaoka Plays The Music Of Satoko Fujii ... CD
Libra (Japan), 2018. Used 2CD Gatefold ... $6.99
118 compositions for piano performed by Yuko Yamaoka. CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Yosuke YamashitaClay (2021 Record Store Day Release) ... LP
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $49.99
Mindblowing trio work from Japanese pianist Yosuke Yamashita – in a group that's equally noteworthy for its incredible reed performances from the mighty Akira Sakata! The pairing of Sakata and Yamashita was one of the greatest things in Japanese jazz in the 70s, and certainly one of that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
 
 



⇑ Top