Nov 302019
 

another one that’s been floating in my playlist for a while (n.b. this is 2 posts in 2 days – go back a day if you missed it!).  this was (re)seeded on dime by senormogul9 just over a year ago.  their comments (below) need nothing added about the show, and are a good insight into [Read more…]

Nov 302019
 

this isn’t very long, but i’ve quite enjoyed listening to it.  it’s made it onto the thumb drives in the car and my travel usb hdd.  as peterw (no relation) said “better than nothing”. shirley scott / david fathead newman trio copenhagen jazz festival copenhagen jazzhouse copenhagen, denmark july 11, 1996 shirley scott (hammond b3 [Read more…]

Nov 212019
 

this was actually just uploaded on dime on sunday (thanks, ‘cosmicchucky’), and i just listened to it and absolutely looooved it & just had to share it here (and around time!  been a busy november for me).  then i read the notes:  john hicks and junior cook?  not to mention the vocals.  and tex allen [Read more…]

Nov 202019
 

this is one that’s been sitting in a tab in foobar2000 for around 2 months, waiting for me to upload it.  listening to it again, i agree with “past me”.  and what about studio 104 in paris?  or the rolf liebermann studio, in hamburg? and a few others… when you see one of those places [Read more…]

Nov 022019
 

here’s another bonus from my old archives, a double header from the 2002 ucla jazz/reggae festival.  they were originally shared together on dime back in 2005 and have been hiding away together on a cd for a number of years.  well worth a dusting off, especially as the cd is still readable (what is the [Read more…]

Oct 232019
 

this must be one of the spring quartet’s very first concerts, since (thanks, internet!) they started in january 2014.  what can you say about a supergroup? it’s another off-the-air recording from wwoz-fm in new orleans.  there are a lot in circulation, and they’re always good.  great station. enjoy. spring quartet civic theatre new orleans, la. [Read more…]

Oct 182019
 

this was uploaded to dime by ‘simmdale’ over a year ago, but i just ran across it and downloaded it on a whim — jazz fusion isn’t really my thing.  still, i enjoyed it immensely (and am actually listening to it again now).  so, thanks simmdale.  and here you go:  a little change of pace [Read more…]

Oct 122019
 

well, to accompany the last show, i was going to post a fun selection of songs from the ‘great american songbook’, from a show by david torkanowsky at the new orleans jazzfest in 2017, but it seems to have been released.  fortunately, i had this superb recording from avi avital & omer avital waiting in [Read more…]