Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Jazz A Love Affair 83.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 83" its a something old, something new theme and here is the link http://thejazzrep.podomatic.com/
Part 1,
Red Garland Trio - M Squad Theme, 1959, Red In Bluesville.
Gary Husband - Softly As In A Morning Sunrise, 2004, Aspire.
Lanbert, Hendricks & Ross - Four, 1959, The Swingers.
New York Voices - Love You Madly, 2007, A Day Like This.
Gerry Mulligan - Yardbird Suite, 1955, California High School.
David Schumacher - Seguito's Too Tonal Free Drum, 2006, Endangered Species.
NJQ - Concorde, 1959, The Artistery Of.
Tim Collins - Buzzy Johns Blues, 20007, Vancour.
Part 2,
Kenny Dorham - Avars, 1961, West 42nd Street.
Elliott Caine Sextet - Paying The Price, 2011, Hippie Chicks On Acid.
Mark Murphy - Wee Baby Blues, 1963, Thats How I Love The Blues.
Kurt Elling - The Waking, 2007, Nightmoves.
Grant Green - Brazil, 1963, The Latin Bit.
Charlie Hunter Quintet - Wade In The Water, 2003, Right Now Move.
Earl Bostic - Fast Track, 1963, Complete Quintet Recordings.
Donald Harrison - Drum Line, 2008, The Chosen.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Gil Scott Heron RIP


Breaking news,a real shock.BBC
More soon,a real bummer.Big tribute show coming up.
Thanks for the music man.

I was going to put more up but my good friend Pier at My Favorite Sound has done it all.Available here

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Andy's Jazz Show # 65

It was good to hear from Mark Robinson this morning telling me that I was loud and clear in Melbourne,wherever in the world you are I hoped you enjoyed a cracking show.2 hours of great jazz,featuring a 3play from Carlos Garnett.Mark prefers the Norman Connors version of Mother of the future,you can make your own mind up here Carlos and here Norman. The Lucky Thompson album is a great one,well worth picking up.Thanks to Ray for supplying the Toshiko Akiyoshi track.Make sure you check out the two vocal tracks in part 2 ,Atsuko Hashimoto and Lou Rawls both top albums.Link as usual by request andysjazzshow@gmail.com and comments welcomed.Have a great weekend.

Soul Lite / Unknown Track - Lucky Thompson From Scandanavian Radio Broadcast
Fool On The Hill - Stanley Turrentine From Always Something There
Kelo - Toshiko Akiyoshi with Charles McPherson From Just Bebop
The Girl From Ipanema - Freddie McCoy From Spiderman
It's Your Thing / Get Back - The Jazz Crusaders From Lighthouse '69
Hot Piano - Phil Asher & Mark De Clive - Lowe From Boutique Breaks
Almanac / Symbiosis - Mike Nock From Almanac
Hammond Eggs - Paulo Morello
Carlos Garnett 3Play
Little Sunflower From Fuego En Mi Alma
Banks Of The Nile / Mother Of The Future From Black Love
Kilimanjaro Cookout - O'Donel Levy From Hands Of Fire
Colibri - Incognito From Live In London The 30th Anniversary Album
Stormy Monday - Atsuko Hashimoto From Songs We Love
Southside Blues (Tabacco Road) - Lou Rawls From The Capitol Jazz And Blues Sessions
Juggin' Around - Benny Green From Juggin' Around
The Sorcerer - Herbie Hancock / Michael Brecker / Roy Hargrove From Directions In Music

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Jazz A Love Affair 82.

Here is the play list for Jazz A Love Affair 82 and here is the link http://thejazzrep.podomatic.com/
Part 1,
Erroll Garner - 7-11 Jump, 1955, Contrasts.
Orchestre National De Jazz - Merci Merci Merci, 1997, Merci Merci Merci.
Nnenna Freelon - Just In Time, 2000, Soulcall.
Phronesis - Untitled#2, 2010, Alive.
Chrictian Tamburr - Pageant, 2006, Arrivals.
Virginia Mayhew - Blue Green And Brown, 1997, Nini Green.
Part 2,
Dan La Maestra & One Step Up - Rumi-natios, 2000, Just A Thought.
Stacey Kent - Polka Dots And Moonbeams, 2000, Dreamsville.
Kairos 4Tet - Hicks, 2011, Statement Of Intent.
New Don Ellis Band - Good Feelin', 1969, Goes Underground.
Steve Hudson - Boomba, 2008, Shine.
Oscar Brown Jr - All Blues, 1963, Tell It Like It Is.
Tubby Hayes Quintet - Don't Fall Off The Bridge, 1963, Tubbs.
Cheers Ray

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Andy's Jazz Show # 64

Another great batch of tunes starting with a track from a very good
Verve Compilation Jimmy Smith Plays The Blues.The Picante Regrooved album has its moments and I have selected 2 of my favourites. Art Farmer ends part 1 with a great rendition of Maiden Voyage.The 3play is from Lonnie Liston Smith and I end with some classic Jazz Funk from Webster Lewis,an album I still have on vinyl.Comments Appreciated.

T - Bone Steak - Jimmy Smith from Jimmy Smith Plays The Blues
Harold's House of Jazz - Don Patterson from Movin' Up
Killer Joe - Jorge Dalto from Explorations Classic Picante Regrooved
Mambo Mindoro - Cal Tjader from Explorations Classic Picante Regrooved
Call Me Mr Vibes - Soul Bossa Trio from Soul Bossa Trio
Oye Como Va - Bobby Hutcherson from Montara
Fools Gold - Joe Sample from The Pecan Tree
Maiden Voyage - Art Farmer from Maiden Voyage

Lonnie Liston Smith 3play

City Of Lights from Silhouettes
Give Peace A Chance from Love Is The Answer
Rainbows Of Love from Dreams Of Tomorrow
Bolerock - Carlos Garnett From The New Love
Green Dolphin Street - Cal Tjader From In A Latin Bag
Clove And Cinnamon - Dave Valentin From In Love's Time
Killing Me Softly With His Song - Eric Gale From Forecast
Hog Futures - David Pritchard From City Dreams
El Bobo - Webster Lewis From Let Me Be The One

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Jazz A Love Affair 81, The Italian Connection.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 81" It is an "Italian Jazz Special" all the tracks are by Italian artist and a special feature on Italian trumpeter Franco Baggiani and here is the link http://thejazzrep.podomatic.com/
Part 1,
Phil Woods/Jazz Class Orchestra - Here Comes The Honey Man, 1995, Porgy & Bess.
Gianni Bardaro - Supernova Latina, 2007, Overflow.
Sergio Di Gennario Sextet - Insolita Insonnia, 2009, All Improvviso.
Max Ionata Quartet - Fragile, 2009, Inspiration.
Enrico Rava - Cromosomi, 2004, Easy Living.
Stefano Di Battista - Round Midnight, 2004, Parkers Mood.
Part 2,
Roberto Gatto Quintet - A Gem From Tiffany, 2010, Remembering Shelly.
Franco Baggiani/Andrea Coppini Quintet - Altrove, 1998, Step One.
Franco Baggiani/Andrea Coppini Quintet - Jazz#11, 1998, Step One.
Franco Baggiani New Quintet - Senza Paura, 2006, Think.
Franco Baggiani New Quintet - Blues For Penko, 2006, Think.
Franco Baggiani - Archie More, 2007, My Way Through The Jungle.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Andy's Jazz Show #63

Well I got a lot of feedback about last weeks show and it was most welcome,my hybrid East London / Kiwi / Aussie accent struggles with the correct (BBC English!) pronounciation of some Japanese artists,so now I have added album titles to the play list.A couple of people liked the Tsuyoshi Yamamoto track so I have slotted another one in.Another 2 hours of top sounds featuring a three play from the dynamic Pucho.

Show 63
Sugar - David Sanborn from Time Again
For Once In My Life - Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio from Live At The Misty
Dark Side / Light Side - George Cables from Phantom Of The City
The Messenger - Doug Carn from Adams Apple
Witch Doctor - Hugh Masakela from The Chisa Years
Brazilian Rain - Urban Knights from Urban Knights 2
Some As Night - Hiromasa Suzuki from Colgen World
Scrapple & Grits - Chops Horns from Blowout
Cut Me Loose Charlie - Bobby Timmons From The Prestige Trio Sessions
Watermelon Man - Sirius B From The Best Of (Japan CD)
Heat / Medley / Psychedelic Pucho - Pucho & His Latin Soul Brothers Tracks 1 & 3 From Heat,Track 2 from Superfreak
Sunburst - Lonnie Liston Smith From Loveland
Carnaval De L'espirit - Gary Bartz From Anthology 2004
Winelight - Grover Washington Jr with Pieces Of A Dream From The Playboy Jazz Festival 1982
Destination Motherland - Roy Ayers From Africa Center Of The World
Night Trip - Pacific Jam From Pacific Jam
New Orleans Strut - Canonball Adderley From Lovers

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Jazz A Love Affair 80.

Here is the play list for Jazz A Love Affair 80 and here is the link http://thejazzrep.podomatic.com/
Part 1,
Stefano Di Battista - Matbon, 1998, Volare.
Milt Jackson/Oscar Peterson - If I Should Loose You, 1983, Ain't But A Few Of Us Left.
Barb Jungr - It Ain't Me Babe, 2011, Man In The Long Black Coat. Preview of new release.
Stan Tracey Quartet - Under Milkwood, 1965, Jazz Suite.
Nat Adderley - Space Spiritual, 1972, Soul Of The Bible.
Billy Bang - Chan Chan, 2010, Prayer For Peace.
Gregory Porter - Skylark, 2011, Water.
Part 2,
Shez Raja/Andy Sheppard - Infatuation, 2010, Mystic Radikal.
Terell Stafford - Old Devil Moon, 1997, Centripetal Force.
The Clark Sisters - The Mole, 1959, Swing Again.
The Joel Purnell Quartet - Dear Mr Perry, 2008, Red Shift.
Warren Vache/Derek Watkins - If I Could Write A Book, 1996, Stardust.
Barnes/Weller Band - Jubilation, 2001, Cannonball.
Benny Golson - Groves Groove, 2009, New Time New Tet.
Cheers Ray.

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Andy's Jazz Show #62 updated album info

An absolute ripper of a show that should see you carry the radio to the kitchen when you make a cuppa,not a bad track in 2 hours.Lonnie Liston Smith kicks off with a straight jazz cover of Satin Doll,there's a double from the impressive Tineka Postma Quartet and a nice version of Moondance from Renee Geyer.The 3play is from the hugely talented Dee Dee Bridgewater.As usual link by e-mail request (andysjazzshow@gmail.com) and if you like it tell me or more importantly tell the boss,Brian Soundy at the Fantastic UK Jazz Radio

Show 62
Satin Doll - Lonnie Liston Smith from Make Someone Happy
Lover come back to me - Cassandra Wilson from Luverly
Joe's tune - Tineka Postma Quartet from First Avenue
Pfrancing (No Blues) - Joe Henderson from So near,so far
Isotope - Tineka Postma Quartet from First Avenue
Shove it in the oven - Pressure from Pressure
Blues for Juanita - Milt Jackson from Jazz n Samba
Blues for Miles - Freddie Hubbard from Blues for Miles (Japanese cd)
Hill St Blues - Rodney Franklin from Endless Flight
Moondance - Renee Geyer from her first album Renee Geyer
In Walked Bud - Charlie Rouse (Buddy Montgomery,George Cables) from Epistrophy
Blues Medley,Every day I have the blues,Stormy Monday blues / Sweet rain / Blowin' the blues away - Dee Dee Bridgewater Track 1 from Afro Blue 2. from Just Family 3. from Love and Peace a tribute to Horace Silver
Cloud 9 - Pucho and his Latin Soul Brothers from Jungle Fire
Perenthe-seizure - Sheila Landis from Guess I'll call it love
Moanin' -Tsuyoshi Yamamoto from Live at the Misty
We're goin' up / Blues uptight - Eric Kloss from We're going up
Moods of Parker - TK Blue from Latin Bird
My country tis of thee - Rene Marie From Voice of my beautiful country

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Jazz A Love Affair 79.

Here is the play list for Jazz A Love Affair 79, Link http://thejazzrep.podomatic.com/
Part 1,
Franco Baggiani - Peaceful, 2007, My Way Through The Jungle.
Gregory Porter - 1960 What, 2011, Water.
Les McCann Trio - Sunny, 1968, How's Your Mother.
Toshiko Akiyoshi/Charles McPherson - Con Alma, 1980, Just Be-Bop.
Dave Shank Group - Hudson Line, 2009, In Due Time.
Roy Hargrove - Devil Eyes, 2006.
Part 2,
Matt Wates Sextet - All Or Nothing At All, 2003, The Millers Tale.
The Tipton Sax Quartet - Number Six, 2008, Laws Of Motion.
Sarah Moule - Sounds Like Goodbye, 2008, A Lazy Kind Of Love.
New Tricks - Alternate Side Parking, 2011, Alternate Side.
Alex Garcia's Afromantra - Goddess Of The Sea, 2006, Uplifting Spirit.
Dave O-Higgins/Eric Alexander - I Can't Give You Anything But Love, 2009, Sketchbook.
Andy Ballentyne Large Ensemble - The Phone Don't Ring Jack, 2008, Sum Of The Parts.