Paul Haines & Others —
Darn It! ... CD American Clave, 1994. Used 2 CDs ...
A wealth of great performances grace this set of songs set to poems by Paul Haines – done in the usual American Clave amalgam of styles and modes of jazz expression. Players include Carla Bley, Jack Bruce, Leo Nocentelli, Derek Bailey, Carmen Lundy, Evan Parker, Robert Wyatt, Paul Bley, ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Hanrahan's 3rd LP for American Clave – and slightly more of a confused effort than the first two, although still with a tremendous vision that marks it as an incredibly lucky bit of work to come out of the often-turgid New York scene of the mid 80s! Hanrahan's got no qualms about baring ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Always the master storyteller, Kip Hanrahan turns his unique musical vision to source material from 1001 Arabian Nights – interweaving stories from the text with jazz-based expression, augmented by spoken and vocal passages. Carmen Lundy sings quite a bit on the record – which is a ... (Jazz) read moreCD
An excellent collection of rare early work by Teo Macero – father of modern jazz to some, thanks to his production work for Columbia Records during the glory days of Miles and Mingus! Macero's a heck of a talent on his own – and this album is one of the few to capture his brilliance. ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album