Archive for November 29th, 2010

Magic Moment: The Jazz Messengers Moan

29 November 2010

Art Blakey (drums) & The Jazz Messengers play ‘Moanin’ in Belgium, circa 1958. That’s Lee Morgan (trumpet), Benny Golson (tenor sax), Bobby Timmons (piano), and Jymie Merritt (bass)…

Weekend Playlist

29 November 2010

“I listen to jazz mainly. Mainstream jazz.” ~ Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Horace Silver | Finger Poppin’ With The Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell | Big 6

Dizzy Reece | Blues In Trinity

Hank Mobley | Workout

Dexter Gordon | One Flight Up

Kenny Dorham | Quiet Kenny

Kenny Dorham | Afro-Cuban

Gene Ammons | Blue Gene

Jackie McLean | Swing Swang Swingin’

McCoy Tyner | The Real McCoy

Art Blakey | A Night At Birdland, Volume 2

Lou Donaldson | Blues Walk

The 3 Sounds | Good Deal

Clifford Brown | Memorial Album

Stanley Turrentine | Rough ‘N Tumble

Duke Pearson | The Right Touch

Hank Mobley | Dippin’

Kenny Burrell | Midnight Blue

Lee Morgan | Cornbread

Shorty Baker & Doc Cheatam | Shorty & Doc

J.J. Johnson | Blue Trombone