Monday, December 31, 2012

Happy New Year ! Posts and resolutions!

I'll try really hard this year to update playlists weekly,honest! It's up there with drink less,lose more weight and work out more! Fingers crossed, have a great year. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 147 Four On Six / West Coast Blues - Project G-5 from A Tribute To Wes Montgomery. Flyin' High - Dieter Reith from Hammond Explosion. Jammin' In Manhattan - Jeff Tyzik from Jammin' In Manhattan. Broadway - Mark Murphy from Jazz Jamboree '69. F# - Oneness Of Juju from Space Jungle Luv. Knock Out - Dieter Reith from Knock Out. Black Orpheus - Reeds And Deeds from Cookin'. Feel Like Makin' Love - Rainbow from Crystal Green. 3Play Lee Oskar Before The Rain / Up All Night / BLT. Luck Be A Lady - The Tony Monaco Trio from Master Chops T. Manhattan Special - Teruo Nakamura Sassy Stew - Ramsey Lewis featuring Grover Washington Jr from Live At The Savoy. A Sunny Valentine - The New York Hardbop Quintet from A Mere bag Of Shells. Goin' Down -Nightcrawlers from Down In The Bottom. Duffin' Around - Jack McDuff ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 148 Bear Walk - Frank Strazzeri. Stormy - Gabor Szabo from Belsta River. Soft Touch - The Three Sounds from Introducing The Three Sounds. Merry Go Round - Mabumi Yamaguichi. JLJ Blues - Joey DeFrancesco from Wonderful! Wonderful! What's Going On ? - Greg Adams from East Bay Soul. Terra Firma - Joe Henderson from Black Is The Colour. Alone Again Naturally - Roland Prince from Free Spirit. 3Play The Tony Monaco Trio from Live At The Orbit Room. S'bout Time / Someday My Prince Will Come / Slow Down Sagg. Hot Licks - Nat Adderley from Paris Reunion Band. Cool,Cool Daddy - Gene Ammons,Etta James & Jack McDuff from Soul Summit Vol. 2 I'll Be Around - Chaka Khan from Live On The Jazz Channel. Bluesnik - The Essence All Stars from Jackie's Blue Bag. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 147 pt1 147 pt2 148 pt1 148 pt2

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Andy's Jazz Show #146

Show 146 Take The A Train / How High The Moon - Dave Brubeck. Could You Be Loved / Exodus - Monty Alexander from Goin' Yard. Mr Broadway / Le Souk - Dave Brubeck. Blues In The Night / Hallelujah I Love You So / Hard Times - David Sanborn from Only Everything. 3Play Dave Brubeck I Get A Kick Out Of You / Allegro Blues / Blue Rondo A La Turk. Soul Connection / Extensions - Big John Patton from Soul Connection. The Peeper - David Sanborn from Only Everything. Parker's Mood / Dexterity / Red Cross - Roy Hargrove from Parker's Mood. Take Five - Dave Brubeck. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This show mainly features Dave Brubeck with the majority of tracks taken from the excellent Ken Burns compilation. I also feature tracks from some excellent recent acquisitions namely Goin' Yard - Monty Alexander,Only Everything - David Sanborn,Soul Connection - Big John Patton and Parker's Mood - Roy Hargrove. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- You can download this show pt1 here and pt2 here

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Just Too Much

It's just been too much to bear, in the space of a few weeks we have lost some absolute legends. RIP Dave Brubeck,Fontella Bass,Gerry Anderson and now one of my cricketing heroes Tony Grieg.

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Jazz a Love Affair 164,

"Jazz A Love Affair 164" 3 in a row to mark the passing of Dave Brubeck, a superb track from the Jazz Messengers and as a special treat one from Hampton Hawes/Harold Land. Your link
Part 1, Jeri Brown - Bohemia After Dark, 1996, Fresh Start. Eric Person - All Those With Ears Hear, 2012, Thoughts Of God. Freddie Bryant - Blues Koan, 2012, Live Grooves Epic Tales. Dennis Rollins Velocity Trio - Emergence, 2011, The 11th Gate. Kurt Elling - I Like The Sunrise, 2007, Nightmoves. Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers - Mishema, 1978, Legends Live. Part 2, Ian Shaw - In A New York Minute, 2012, A Ghost In Every Bar. 3 In A Row from Dave Brubeck. Dave Brubeck - Take Five, 1982, Blue Rondo A La Turk. Dave Brubeck - All Of Me, 1998, 40th Anniversary Tour. Dave Brubeck Trio + Gerry Mulligan - Out Of Nowhere, 1970, Live At The Berlin Philhamonie. Sue Richardson - Inbetween, 2011, Fanfare. Sarah Vaughan - The Sweetest Sounds, 1967, Genius Of Sarah Vaughan. Hampton Haws/Harold Land - For Real, 1958, For Real.

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Merry Xmas

A Merry Xmas to you all,I am home for 3 weeks so will update playlists and download links.Take it easy and have a good one. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 142 Goin' Out Of My Head / Tequila - Wes Montgomery from Jazz Masters 14. West Coast Blues - Oscar Peterson from Jazz Masters 16. Gibraltar - Stanley Turrentine. Groove For Otis - Marvin Peterson from Live At The Burning Bush. Back Home / Belle - The Rodger Fox Big Band from The New York Tapes. Little Red's Fantasy - Dexter Gordon from Homecoming. Loud Minority - UFO from 100% Acid Jazz. The New Breed - Ike Turner from Maximum Rhythm And Blues. 3Play - Level 42 from The Early Tapes. Sandstorm / Woman / Mr Pink. Full Nelson - Oliver Nelson from Jazz Masters 48. Strawberry Letter 23 - Phil Upchurch / The New Killer Joe - Benny Golson from Bitter Suite. Jihad / Watch Out - Rene McLean from Watch Out! A Day In The Life - Brian Auger from A Day In The Life Suite. Out Of My Continental Mind - Ernestine Anderson from Maximum Rhythm And Blues. Grits Bowl - CTI All Stars from Live At The Summer Bowl. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 143 Caveman Boogie - Slowly. Welcome To My World - The Kevin Yost Group. Israelites / Double Barrel - Monty Alexander from Rocksteady. Easy Talk - Reuben Wilson from Fun House. Ugetsu - Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers. Blue Bossa - Joe Henderson. Bossa For Bebo - Flow Dynamics. The Lagoon Monster - Guida De Palma & Jazzinho. City, Country, City - War from Anthology. 3Play Oliver Nelson Teenie's Blues / Trane Whistle / Hobo Flats. Unit 5 - Dusko Goykovich from 5ive Horns & Rhythm. Daisy Mae - Raul De Souza from Don't Ask My Neighbour. Diamonds - George Duke from Reach For It. The Live People - Jack McDuff from Hallelujah Time! California Green - Grant Green from Shades Of Green. Picking Up The Vibrations - Milt Jackson from Memphis Jackson. Giant Steps - One For All from Blueslike. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 144 Manteca / Una Mas - The Pentagon from The Pentagon. 24 Carat - Gabor Szabo from Belsta River. Our Groove - Marvin Peterson. Fried Pies - Monty Alexander from Threesome. Indigo Blues - Llorca from Nu Jazz,Vol 2. Yellow Daisies - Fertile Ground from Nu Jazz,Vol 2. Da Houd - Ryan Kisor from Kisor. 3Play Dusko Goykovich. The Bopper / Bebop City / Bop Town. Boo's Blues / Kelly's Gait - Mike Ledonne. The Groove Merchant - Joe Dinkelbach Trio from Hooked On Hammond. Catch Me If You Can - Johannes Ludwig from The Druid's Song. Teddy The Sweeper / Where's The Man - Timo Lassy from Teddy The Sweeper. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 145 Lowdown - Incognito featuring Mario Biondi from Transatlantic RPM. Speedball - Charles Earland from Charles 3. Greens / It's Too Late - Charles Kynard from Charles Kynard. Nica's Dream - Oscar Peterson. The Newest Blues - Cedar Walton from Manhattan Afternoon. Speak Low - Doug Webb from Last Trane To Georgia. Vinyl Junkie - Down To The Bone from The Urban Grooves 2. Fried Pies - Dida from Dida. 3Play the Godfathers Of Groove The Okie Dokie / Sweet Home Chicago / Everyday I have The Blues. Take Five - Dave Brubeck Payin' The Cost To Be The Boss / Blue Rondo A La Turk - BB King,Pat Metheny,Dave Brubeck from Move To The Groove. That Old Feeling - Paul Desmond from Feeling Blue. Sunburst / Maiden Voyage - Sunburst from Sunburst. Out The Box - Victor Goines from Love Dance. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- You can copy and paste from these links or use the embeded links below. Description: Show142pt1 Description: Show142pt2 Description: show143pt1 Description: show143pt2 Description: show144pt1 Description: show144pt2 Description: Show145pt1 Description: Show145pt2 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 142pt1 142pt2 143pt1 143pt2 144pt1 144pt2 145pt1 145pt2

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Jazz A Love Affair 163.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 163" a good mix of quality jazz and a three in a row from Lee Morgan. Your link
Part 1, Kenny Drew Jr Sextet - Manhattan Sunset, 1996, Crystal River. Jaroslav Jakubovic - Regards, 2009, Coincidence. Sarah Moule - I Was Lost, 2008, A Lazy Kind Of Love. Benn Clatworthy/Cecilia Coleman - Giant Steps, 2012, 2. Eric Alexander - There But For The Grace Of, 2002, Summit Meeting. Phil Ranelin - Moorish, 2011, Perseverance. Liane Carroll - They Can't Take That Away From Me, 2005, Standard Issue. Larry Coryell - Sworn Statement, 2012, Wide Hive Players 11, Guitar. Part 2, Ian Shaw - Close As The Pages Of A Book, 2009, Somewhere Towards Love, Three In A Row From Lee Morgan. Lee Morgan - Exotique, 1964, Tom Cat. Lee Morgan - The Rumpoller, 1965, The Rumpoller. Lee Morgan - Sidewinder, 1964, Sidewinder. Miska Adams - When Did You Leave Heaven, 2005, God Bless The Child. Steve Gadd And Friends - Watching The River Flow, 2012, Live At Voce.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Jazz A Love Affair 162.

This is a really mixed bag as far as tracks & dates are concerned. All the vocals are of group singing and there is a three in a row from Milt Jackson, there is a splendid track from George Braith and seven 2012 releases. So here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 162" and here is your link
Part 1, Eric Person - Gratitude, 2012, Thoughts On God. Aguabella/Benn Clatworthy - La Curandera Negrita, 2012, Baker Gateway To Death Valley. Lambert Hendricks & Ross - Come On Hame, 1959, Everybody's Boppin. George Braith - Mary Ann, 1963, Two Souls In One. Tom Tallitsch - Coming Around, 2012, Heads Or Tails. New York Voices - Jackie, 2007, A Day Like Today. Ed Byrnes Latin Jazz Evolution - Marabunta, 2012, Conquistador. Gary Smulyan - Blues For DP, 2012, Smul's Paradise. Part 2, Ian Shaw - Small Day Tomorrow, 2012, A Ghost In Every Bar. 3 in a row from Milt Jackson, Milt Jackson/John Coltrane - The Late Late Blues, 1961, Bags and Trane. Milt Jackson/Ray Brown - A Beautiful Friendship, 1977, Jam. Milt Jackson - If I Should Loose You, 1983, Ain't But A Few Of Us Left. Manhatan Transfer - Doodlin', 2004, Vibrate. Cadence - 50 Ways To Loose Your Lover, 2005, Trenty For One, Eric Alexander/Vincent Herring - Sukiyaki, 2012, Friendly Fire.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Jazz A Love Affair 161.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 161" The first half is mainly 2012 releases, while the second half is all over the place (date wise) and it includes three in a row from Freddie Hubbard. Here is your link
Part 1, Iain Bellamy - St Ella, 2007, Anorak. Throttle Elevator Music - Sacred Rights, 2012, Throttle Elevator Music. Dave Douglas Quintet - God Be With You, 2012, Be Still. Peter Borthwick - Down For Double, 2012, This Moment. Gareth Lockrane - Whistleblower, 2012, The Strut. Matt Ulery - The Miniaturist, 2012, By A Little Light. One For All - Nemesis, 2010, Invades Vancouver. Part 2. Ian Shaw - Have A Talk With God, 1995, Famous Rainy Day. Three in a row from Freddie Hubbard, Freddie Hubbard - Open Sesame, 1960, Open Sesame. Freddie Hubbard - The Intrepid Fox, 1981, Keystone Bop, Sunday Night. Freddie Hubbard/Oscar Peterson - All Blues, 1982, Face To Face. Phil Ranelin - Beyond Memory, 2004, Inspiration.