Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Jazz A Love Affair 175.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 172" lots of great jazz, a track from the new Chris Potter album "The Sirens" and three in a row from Slide Hampton. Here is your link thejazzrep.podomatic.com Part 1, Will Scruggs Jazz Fellowship - Go Down Moses, 2012, Song Of Simeon. Chris Potter - Stranger At The Gate, 2013, The Sirens. Brandon McCune - Zuri And Lala, 2012, Tell The Storey. Liane Carroll/Brian Kellock - I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good, 2009, Live At The Lampie. Jay Phelps - Blue And Sentimental, 2010, Jay Walkin. Devere Pride Trio - Along Came Betty, 2012, Devere Pride Portrait. Shez Raja Collective - Infatuation, 2010, Mystic Radikal. Part 2, Clare Teal - Loves You Porgy, 2002, Orsino's Song. 3 In A Row From Slide Hampton. Slide Hampton Octet - Sister Salvation, 1960, Sister Salvation. Slide Hampton - Straight No Chasers, 1962, Exodus. Slide Hampton & The Jazz Masters - Diddy Wah Diddy, 1993, Dedicated To Diz. Dee Dee Bridgewater - How High The Moon, 1997, Dear Ella. Roger Davidson Trio - Dance Of Faith, 2012, We Remember Helen. Josh Evans - The Lamp Is Low, 2012, Josh Evans Portrait.

Monday, February 25, 2013

Andy's Show Updates

Show 151 Summertime - Miles Davis from The Essential Miles Davis. Road From Eilat / Gulf Of Aquaba - Wayne Escoffery from Uptown. Keep The Spirits Singing / Cousin Esau - David Fathead Newman from Keep The Spirits Singing. My Latin Brother - George Benson CTI 7" Single. Broadway - Tal Farlow from Tal. Cool Days / Jazz Nights - Joe Augustine from Cool Today,Jazz Tonight. Toledo - Judy Bailey Quartet from Colours. All Blues - Mel Rhyne from Front And Center. Lorans Dance - Grover Washington Jr from Side Star. 3play The Dave Pike Set from Live At The Philharmonie (MPS Records). Mambo Jack The Scoffer / Nobodys Afraid Of Howard Monster / Riff For Rent. Philadelphia Bright - Walter Bishop Jr from Soul Village. Bitter Street - Rhoda Scott & Kenny Clarke from Jazz In Paris. Quiet Storm - Johnny Hammond from Storm Warning. Anitras Dance - The Galactic Light Orchestra from Time Travellers Galaxis. Night Train - Jimmy Forrest & Shirley Scott from Heart Of The Forest. Unchain My Heart - David Fathead Newman from The Gift. Forecast - Eric Gale from Forecast -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Show 152 Trouble Pt2 / The Hustler - Stanley Turrentine from Hustlin'. Hot Jazz Biscuits - Urbanator from Urbanator. Tres Amigos - UFO from Bon Voyage. Fantasy - Dave Valentin from Land Of The Third Eye. I Didn't Know What Time It Was - Tim Warfield from A Cool Blue. It Feels So Good - Grover Washington Jr from Side Star. Illuminations - McCoy Tyner from Illuminations. Straussmania - Salinas. 3Play Walter Bishop Jr from Soul Village Soul Turnaround /Sweet Rosa / Soul Village. Mood Indigo - Jimmy Smith's Fourmost from Fourmost Return. The Voyage - Sleepwalker featuring Pharoah Sanders from The Voyage. Watermelon Man / Something New - Sirius B from Sirius B. Someday We'll All Be Free - Kirk Whalum from Everything Is Everything. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Show 153 Keeper Of The Flame - Richie Cole from Keeper Of The Flame. Just Around The Corner - Herbie Hancock from Mr Hands. Cantaloupe Island - Takashi Mizuhashi from One Tuesday In New York. Latin Bit / Tacos - The Crusaders from Chile Con Soul. Well You Needn't - Jazz Jamaica from Blue Note Blue Beat. Blue Monk - Dexter Gordon from At Montreux With Junior Mance. Summertime / The Ghetto - Johnny Hammond Smith. Big George / Jazz Bossa Nova - Milt Jackson from Jazz 'N' Samba. 3Play Fourmost from Fourmost. Midnight Special / Main Stem / Things Ain't What They Used To Be. Moanin' - Jeffrey Smith from A Little Sweeter. Apollo 9 - Ted Nash Double Quartet And Wynton Marsalis from Rhyme And Reason. My Dear Life - Sadao Watanabe And Randy Crawford from I Love Jazz Volume 1. Love On A Summers Night - The McCrarys from 12 Jazz Funk Classics. It's Your Love - Cargo from 12" White Label. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 151pt1 151pt2 152pt1 152pt2 153pt1 153pt2 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Lots of Jazzy goodness for your ears from my studio and a lot of help from Brian and the team at UK Jazz Radio.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Jazz A Love Affair 171.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 171" again a bit of a mix, some recent releases, some old favourite's and three in a row from Guy Barker. Here is your link thejazzrep.podomatic.com Part 1, Chris Potter - Togo, 2007, Follow The Red Line. Calven Owens - Lick And Split, 2006, True Blue. Esther Phillips - One Night Affair, 1975, What A Difference A Day Makes. Dale Fielder Tribute Quintet - Jeannine, 2012, Each Time I Think Of You. Russ Nolan - A Remark You Made, 1012, Tell Me. Ben Webster/Stan Tracey - C Jam Blues, 1964/2012, Soho Nights Vol 2. Part 2. Dr John - There Must Be A Better World Somewhere, 1995, Afterglow. Three In A Row From Guy Barker. Guy Barker - Cat Strut, 1996, Timeswing. Guy Barker - Into The Blue, 1995, Into The Blue. Guy Barker - Underdogs, 2002, Soundtrack. Kelly Suttenfield - West Coast Blues, 2012, Where Is Love. Josh Evans - The Moment Of Truth, 2012, Portrait.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Donald Byrd Tribute Shows

So many albums,so much Jazz.His legacy will forever be with us. Go mad,go to Amazon,go to the library,buy,borrow any Donald Byrd album and play. There is no such thing as a bad Byrd album.Here are a couple of compilations I put together,feel free to download and share. I'll put the playlists up soon. RIP Donald Byrd. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Jazz The Funk ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Comments most welcome!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Jazz A Love Affair 170.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 170" one or two new releases, one or two old favourites, plus three in a row from James Carter subtotalled The Django Connection, all three track were written by Django Reinhartd. Here is your link thejazzrep.podomatic.com Part 1, Roger Davidson Trio - Yesterdays, 2012, We Remember Helen. Ray Zepeda - Midland, 2012, Step By Step. Victor Feldman - Get Up, 1956, Transatlantic Alliance. Joe Williams - Going To Chicago, 1973, Live. Dom Franks - In Native Tongues, 2012, Native Tongues. Brazilian Trio - Quebra Pedra, 2012, Constelacao. Dylan Cramer - Tin Tin Deo, 2011, Remembering Sonny Criss. Part 2, Deborah Brown - Embraceable You, 1988, Jazz 4 Jazz. 3 In A Row from James Carter, The Django Connection. James Carter - Heavy Artillery, 2000, Chasing The Gypsy. Django Reinhardt Festival - Melodie Au Crepuscule, 2006, Gypsy Swing. James Carter - Diminishing, 2009, Heaven On Earth. Benet McLean - Tatum Meets The Rap Pack, 2012, Live At The 606. Hampton Haws/Harold Land - Hip, 1958, For Real.

Saturday, February 9, 2013

RIP Donald Byrd

All good things come to an end and boy was his work good. One of the key artists responsible for keeping jazz alive and progressive but never forgetting his roots. I sense a tribute show coming up. Thanks Donald For Funking Up My Life. Rest In Peace

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Jazz A Love Affair 169.

Here is the play list for "Jazz A Love Affair 169" 3 or 4 new releases and a three in a row from Stanley Turrentine. Here is your link thejazzrep.podomatic.com
Part 1, Bennie Wallace - Bean And The Boys, 2006, Disorder At The Border. Russ Nolan - Stolen Moments, 2012, Tell Me. Melissa James - I Get Along Without You Very Well, 2012, Day Dawns. Charlie Byrd/Bud Shanks - Yesterdays, 1981, Live At Charlie's. Don Franks - Paris Trance, 2012, Strayhorn. Dakota Staton - I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know, 1973, Congratulations. Geoff Eales - When The Spirit Soars, 2011, Shifting Sands. Part 2. Sammy Davis Jnr - Birth Of The Blues, 1973, Original TV Performances. 3 in a row from Stanley Turrentine. Stanley Turrentine - Smile Stacey, 1962, That's Where It's At. Stanley Turrentine - Wave, 1969, Easy Walker. Stanley Turrentine - Sugar, 1971, Sugar. Ruby Wilson/Calvin Owens Jazz Orchestra - One Of Those Nights, 1995, That's Your Booty. The Cookers - Ebony Moonbeams, 2012, Believe.