Friday, March 27, 2015

Now & Then 22.

Here is the play list for "Now & Then 22" this is a show to celebrate the music and birthdays of Michel Legrand, Roseanna Vitro, David Fathead Newman and Dexter Gordon. Here is your link

Part 1,
Michel Legeand - Roseta, 1958, Legrand Jazz.
Michel Legrand - Nobody Knows, 1983, After The Rain.
Michel Legrand - Basquette, 1978, Le Jazz Grand.
Roseanna Vitro - Morning, 2014, Clarity.
David Fathead Newman - Fathead,1958, Fathead.
David Newman/Junior Mance - Turning Point, 1969, Live At The Top.
David Fathead Newman - A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing, 2006, Cityscape.
Part 2,

Dexter Gordon - Sonnymoon For Two, 1967, Monmartre Collection, 
Lonette McKee - How Long Has This Been Going On, 1982, Round Midnight.
Dexter Gordon - Coppin The Haven, 1964, One Flight Up.
Dexter Gordon - Tangerine, 1975, Tangerine.
The Pointer Sisters - Shakey Flat Blues, 1987, The Collection.
Dexter Gordon - Round Midnight, 1977, Homecoming

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Now & Then 21.

Here is the play list for "Now & Then 21" This is a show that features some birthdays, a few recent releases and a couple of requests. The second half of the show is devoted to David Murray and Nina Simone to mark their birthday. Here is your link
Part 1,

Strayhorn Quartet - One Drop Love Chant, 2014, One Drop Love Chant.
Abram Wilson - I Want It All, 2007, Ride Ferris Wheel To.
Kama Ruby - God Bless The Child, 2015, Rock Dreams In Jazz.
Max Ionata/Dado Moroni - Don't You Worry Bout A Thing, 2015, Two For Stevie.
Manhattan Jazz Quintet - Take Five, 1989, Face To Face. 
Nancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley - Save Your Love For Me, 1969, In Person. 
Iain Ballamy - Tribute To, Alan Skidmores Tribute To Coltrane, 2007, Anarak.
 Part 2,
Nina Simone 21/3/33 and David Murray, 19/2/55
Nina Simone - Stompin' At The Savoy, 1959, The Amazing Nina Simone.
David Murray Quartet - Mood Indigo, 1991, Special Quartet.
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me, 1959, Little Girl Blue.
David Murray/David Burrell - It Hurts So Much To See, 1993, Windeward Passage.
Nina Simone Why, 1967, Eilk & Soul.
David Murray - Mona, 1998, Creole Project.
Nina Simone Love Me Or Leave Me, 1957, The Great.
David Murray - La Gwd, 2004, Gwotet

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Now & Then 20, parts 1 & 2

Here is the play list for "Now & Then 20" it is a great show with a fine mix of artists and musicians, it dates from 1961 to 2015. The link is

Part 1,
The Cookers - Slippen and Slidin, 2014, Time And Time Again.
Oscar Peterson/Milt Jackson - Worksong, 1961, Very Tall.
King Curtis - Changes, 1971, Live At Fillimore West.
Kama Ruby - Hotel California, 2015, Rock Dreams In Jazz.
Miles Davis - Back Seat Betty, 1981, We Want Miles. 
Gene Harris Quartet - Old Funky Genes, 1994, Funky Genes.
Pat Crumly - Nippon Soul, 1998, Ronnie Remembered.
Part 2,
Liane Carroll - All Of Me, 2007, Slow Down.
Rufus Read Quintet - When She Smiles Upon Your Face, 2007, Live. 
Bruno Hubert Trio - Mercy Mercy Mercy, 2011, Get Out Of Town.
Matt Wates Sextet - I'm In The Mood For Love, 2003, The Millers Tale. 
Aaron Neville - Dock Of The Bay, 2006, Bring It On Home.
Max Ionata/Dado Moroni - Have A Talk With God, 2015, Two For Stevie.
Mulgrew Miller - Organ Grinder, 2004, Live From Yoshi's.
The Five Corners Quintet - This Could Be The Start Of Something, 2005, Chasin The Jazz.
Stefano Di Battista - Laura, 2004, Parkers Mood

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Now & Then 19, parts 1 &2.

This is the play list for "Now & Then 19" a fine show with a good mix of great jazz. This is the link

Part 1,
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Pluto, 2014, Bullet Proof Brass.
Medeski/Scofield/Martin/wood - I Know You, 2014, Juice.
Kira Hooks - Bitter Sweet, 2014, Elwphant Heart.
Michael Hashim - Born To Be Blue, 1996, Transatlantic Airs.
Brian Gephart - Train For Tokyo, 2013, Standing On Two Feet.
Eva Cassidy - Stormy Manday, 1996, Live At Blues Alley.
Stan Getz - I'm Late I'm Late, 1961, Focus
Sonny Stitt - If I Had You, 1958, New York Jazz.

Part 2,
Jacqui Dankworth - Sitting On Top Of The World, 2000, For All We Know.
Jacques Pellarin Quartet - Sup Dude, 2011, Sup Dude.
Sadao Watanabe - Parkers Mood, 1985, Parkers Mood. 
Andrea Motis & Joan Chamorro Quintet - Moody's Mood, 2013, Live At Jamboree.
Gregory Tardy - Blues To Professor Pickens, 1998, Serendipity. .
Andreas Varady - Come Together, 2014, Andreas Varady.
Tierney Sutton - All To Soon, 2014, Paris Sessions.
Pete King/Alan Skidmore - Three Card Molly, 2013, Forever Elvin.