One of those records that really takes you by surprise – a set that doesn't look like much on the front, but which opens up immediately the minute you drop it on the turntable – with a sense of soul and swing that really hold on throughout! The group's a great one – a quintet ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Maynard Ferguson —
Storm ... CD PAJ/Omnivore, 1982. Used ...
A sweet jazzy storm from Maynard Ferguson – a record from the early 80s, but one that's still got all the dynamic power and groove of Maynard's Columbia Records classics from the decade before! As with those, the approach here mixes electricity in the rhythms with sublime horn charts over ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Soaring, righteous sounds from Elvin Jones – an early 80s session, but one that cooks as strongly as his most soulful albums from the 70s! In fact, there's almost a focus or tightness here that could sometimes be missing from other Jones albums – a really bold, sharp use of the group's ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A breezy set of west coast vocal work – recorded by a jazz harmony group that features three gal singers plus a guy – all coming together in a style that's similar to some of the work coming out of the San Francisco scene at the time. The style of the album's got some 80s touches ... (Vocalists) read moreLP, Vinyl record album