Archive

Monthly Archives: December 2014

Mostly Jazz:

1. Driftwood – Wolfgang Muthspiel featuring Larry Grenadier and Bryan Blade  http://player.ecmrecords.com/wolfgang-muthspiel–driftwood

71wvuxkgSyL._SL1400_ (1)

2. Mehliana: Taming the Dragon – Brad Mehldau and Mark Guiliana http://www.bradmehldau.com/mehliana/

Project3

3. Lily-O – Sam Amidon http://samamidon.com/lily-o

sam.amidon.lilyo

4. Kin – Pat Metheny Unity Group http://www.patmetheny.com/current-release/

9159RApzdFL._SL1500_

5. Trilogy – Chick Corea http://chickcorea.com/albums/trilogy/

RGB_Trilogy_5x5-1

6. Range of Light – S. Carey http://scarey.org/albums/lp

rangeoflight31.11183

7. The Nature Of Connections  – Arve Henriksen http://www.arvehenriksen.com/

37859_18

8. WIRING – TRIO 3 + VIJAY IYER http://www.intaktrec.ch/233-a.htm

7640120192334-cover-zoom

Latest Additions:

Miles Davis – In a Silent Way 1969 –  http://youtu.be/r4jdau4XqCo

In A Silent Way

One of my favorite Miles Davis records.  He is experimenting with new instruments and recording technology.  The electric guitar, rock influence, and three keyboard texture, featuring Joey Zawinul, Chick Corea, and Herbie Hancock, show the direction that his next projects would take.

Cannonball Adderley – Somethin’ Else 1958 http://youtu.be/v3Lc7OgIngE

Cannonball

Bought this Cannonball record on a whim.  The personnel is all-time and they take on several Miles and Cannonball originals, as well as autumn leaves and love for sale.  Classic playing, especially that late 50s Miles