Karin Krog with Warne Marsh —
I Remember You ... CD Spotlite/Meantime (Norway), 1981. New Copy ...
Essential work from vocalist Karin Krog – one in a number of sessions cut with some of the best saxophonists of her time (Dexter Gordon, Archie Shepp, John Surman) – a record that features some incredible late tenor from Warne Marsh, set beautifully alongside one of the few vocalists ... (Vocalists) read moreCD
The stuff of legend – some key early recordings from this famous trumpeter! Although Howard McGhee had a much harder road than some of the other early bop players – marred later by drug busts, failed "comeback" attempts, and other unfortunate twists – in the early days, ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
1970s reissue of Bird's incomparable Dial sides, cut during the height of the Bop age. Though the cover just has a generic photo of Bird, there's extensive notes on the back, and the tracks are arranged in a documentary sort of fashion, lining up all the takes together, so you can hear Bird ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
An assortment of different sessions from Bird's years recording for the Dial label! First up is an appearance on a Red Norvo track, "Hallelujah", recorded in 1945 – followed by "Moose The Mooche", recorded by a septet in 1946, with players that include Miles Davis and ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Classic Charlie Parker work, beautifully reissued – and featuring master and alternate takes from a December 17, 1947 session for Dial – on that featured Miles Davis, JJ Johnson, Duke Jordan, Tommy Potter, and Max Roach! Tunes include Bird's classic take on "Bongo Beep", ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
One of the hippest albums from pianist Norman Simmons – a quartet set with Lisle Atkinson on bass, Al Harewood on drums, and added percussion from Ralph Dorsey! (Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wrinkling in the laminate.)
Barry Ulanov/Tadd Dameron —
Anthropology ... LP Spotlite (UK), 1947/1948. Near Mint- ...
Performances by Barry Ulanov & His All Star Metronome Jazzmen with Fats Navarro, Charlie Parker, Lenny Tristano and Buddy Rich. Side two has three tracks by Tadd Dameron & His Orchestra including Wardell Gray, Curley Russell and Kenny Clarke. (Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album