domingo, 26 de marzo de 2017

NAZARETH / 2011 / 2XS & Sound Elixir (1982 & 1983)


2XS (1982):
Dan McCafferty: vocals
Manny Charlton: lead guitar
Pete Agnew: bass guitar & backing vocals
Darrell Sweet: drums, percussion & backing vocals
Billy Rankin: lead guitar & backing vocals
John Locke: keyboards.

Sound of Elixir (1983):
Dan McCafferty: vocals
Pete Agnew: bass guitar & vocals
Darrell Sweet: drums & percussion
Manny Charlton: guitars
Billy Rankin: guitars & vocals.

Tracks:
2XS:
1. Love Leads To Madness
2. Boys in the Band
3. You Love Another
4. Gatecrash
5. Games
6. Back To the Trenches
7. Dream On
8. Loney in the Night
9. Preservation
10. Take the Rap
11. Mexico

Sound of Elixir:
12. All Nite Radio
13. Milk & Honey
14. Whippin' Boy
15. Rain On the Window
16. Backroom Boys
17. Why Don't You Read the Book
18. I Ran
19. Rags To Riches
20. Local Still
21. Where are You Now.

(Covers includes)



viernes, 24 de marzo de 2017

MASTODON / 2009 / Crack the Skye


Brann Dailor: drums, vocals & percussion
Brent Hinds: lead guitar, vocals & banjo
Bill Kelliher: guitars
Troy Sanders: bass, vocals & bass synth.

Tracks:
1. Oblivion
2. Divinations
3. Quintessence
4. The Czar:
I) Usurper
II) Escape
III) Martyr
IV) Spiral
5. Ghost of Karelia
6. Crack the Skye
7. The Last Baron.

(Covers includes)



miércoles, 22 de marzo de 2017

THE HEP STARS / 2004 / Cadillac Madness (40 Years-40 Hits - 1964-2004) 2CDs


Christer "Chrille" Petterson: drums
Lennart "Lelle" Hegland: bass
Hans Östlund: keyboards
Jan "Janne" Frisk: guitar & vocals
Sven "Svenne" Hedlund: vocals
Benny Andersson: keyboards
Charlotte "Lotta" Walker: vocals.

Tracks CD1:
1. Intro / Cadillac
2. Kana Kapila
3. A Tribute To Buddy Holly
4. Farmer John
5. Donna
6. Bald Headed Woman
7. No Response
8. Rented Tuxedo
9. So Mystifyng
10. Young and Beautiful
11. Should I
12. Sunny Girl
13. Hawaii
14. Wedding
15. Don't
16. Isn't it Easy To Say
17. When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
18. Tallahassee Lassie
19. Surfin' Bird
20. Wear My Ring Around Your Neck.

Tracks CD2:
1. Love is Coming Back
2. I Natt Jag Drömde (Last Night I Had the Strangers Dream)
3. Consolation
4. It's Nice To Be Back
5. Malaika
6. Mot Okänt Land (Four Strong Winds)
7. She Will Love You
8. Like You Used To Do
9. It's Been a Long Long Time
10. Sagan Om Lilla Sofi
11. Det Finns en Stad
12. Groovy Summertime
13. Let it Be Me (Je T'Appartiens)
14. Tända Pa Varann (Save Your Heart for Me)
15. The Music Box (Dier Spieluhr)
16. Holiday for Clowns
17. Speleman
18. Är Det Inte Kärlek, Säg? (Little Green Apples)
19. Speedy Gonzales
20. Cadillac 2004.

(Covers includes)




lunes, 20 de marzo de 2017

MAX LÄSSER'S ARK / 1990 / Timejump


Recorded at Sinus Studios, Bern, Switzerland, Winter 1988 & 1989.

Max Lässer: acoustic & electric guitars, slide & lap steel guitars & others stringed instruments, keyboards (2)
Christoph Stiefel: grand piano, keyboards, Hammond organ
 Walter Keiser: drums
Pedro Haldermann: percussion
Thomas Jordi: electric bass
Stefano Neri: Fretless bass
Heiri Känzig: acoustic bass
Matthias Ziegler: bass flute, piccolo, matusi flute
Corin Curschellas: vocals
Harry Sokal: soprano saxophone (6, 8 & 10)
Christian Ostermeier: soprano saxophone (3)
Philippe Geiss: sopranino, soprano & baritone saxophones (2, 5 & 9)
Emmanuel Séjourné: marimba, vibes
Beat Brinner: bassoon.

Tracks:
1. Strange World, At First
2. Calls From Her
3. Doubtful Freedom
4. Freja's Theme
5. Butterfly's Joy
6. Tropical Dream
7. Timejump
8. First Day's Work
9. Learn, My Child
10. Destiny.

(Covers includes)

viernes, 17 de marzo de 2017

GERRY MULLIGAN QUARTET with CHET BAKER / 2001 / Walking Shoes (Compilation)



(Re-up / Resubido)

Recorded in Los Angeles from 1952 & 1953.

Gerry Mulligan: baritone sax
Chet Baker: trumpet
Bobby Witlock: bass
Chico Hamilton: drums
Carson Smith: bass
Larry Bunker: drums.

Tracks:
1. Bernie's Tune
2. Lullaby of the Leaves
3. Walking Shoes
4. Freeway
5. Frenesi
6. Nights At the Turntable
7. Aren't You Glad You're You
8. Line for Lyons
9. Carioca
10. My Funny Valentine
11. Bark for Barksdale
12. Moonlight in Vermont
13. The Lady is a Tramp
14. Turnstile
15. Makin' Whoopee
16. Cherry
17. Love Me Or Leave Me
18. Swing House
19. Jeru
20. The Nearness of You
21. I May Be Wrong 
22. I'm Beginning To See the Light
23. Tea for Two
24. Five Brothers.

(Covers includes)


 

miércoles, 15 de marzo de 2017

PAUL DESMOND - GERRY MULLIGAN / 1962 / Two of a Mind


(Re-up / Resubido)

Paul Desmond: alto sax
Gerry Mulligan: bari sax
John Beal: bass (4)
Wendell Marshall: bass (1 & 2)
Joe Benjamin: bass (3, 5 & 6)
Connie Kay: drums (1, 2 & 4)
Mel Lewis: drums (3, 5 & 6).

Tracks:
1. All the Things You are
2. Stardust
3. Two of a Mind
4. Blight of the Fumble Bee
5. The Way You Look Tonight
6. Out of Nowhere.

(Covers includes)



lunes, 13 de marzo de 2017

EDDIE "LOCKJAW" DAVIS / 1958 / The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Coobook (Vol. 1 & Vol. 2)



(Re-up / Resubido)

Recorded by Rudy Van Gelder in Hackensack, NJ; June 20, 1958.

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis: tenor sax
Jerome Richardson: flute (except 6), tenor sax (5)
Shirley Scott: organ
George Duvivier: bass
Arthur Edgehill: drums.

Tracks:
1. Have Horn, Will Blow
2. The Chef
3. But Beautiful
4. In the Kitchen
5. Three Deuces
6. Avalon (bonus track). 

(Covers includes)







(Re-up / Resubido)

Recorded by Rudy Van Gelder in Hackensack, NJ; December 5, 1958.
Track 6, recorded September 12, 1958.

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis: tenor sax
Shirley Scott: organ
Jerome Richardson: flute (except 6)
George Duvivier: bass
Arthur Edgehill: drums.

Tracks:
1. The Rev
2. Stardust
3. Skillet
4. I Surrender Dear
5. The Broilers
6. Willow Weep for Me (bonus track).

(Covers includes)




domingo, 12 de marzo de 2017

MILES DAVIS & QUINCY JONES / 1993 / Live At Montreux


Recorded live at the 25th Anniversary of the Montreux Jazz Festival on July 8, 1991.

Miles Davis: trumpet
Quincy Jones: conductor
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Soloists:
Kenny Garrett: alto saxophone
Wallace Roney: trumpet, fluegelhorn
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The Gil Evans Orchestra:
Lew Soloff: trumpet
Miles Evans: trumpet
Tom Malone: trombone
Alex Foster: alto & soprano saxophones, flute
George Adams: tenor saxophone, flute
Gil Goldstein: keyboard
Delmar Brown: keyboard
Kennwood Dennard: drums (11), percussion on other selections.
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The George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band:
Marvin Stamm: trumpet, fluegelhorn
John D'earth: trumpet, fluegelhorn
Jack Walrath: trumpet, fluegelhorn
John Clark: french horn
Tom Varner: french horn
Dave Bargeron: euphonium, trombone
Earl McIntyre: euphonium, trombone
Dave Taylor: bass trombone
Howard Johnson: tuba, baritone saxophone
Sal Giorgianni: alto saxophone
Bob Malach: tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet
Larry Schneider: tenor saxophone, oboe, flute, clarinet
Jerry Bergonzi: tenor saxophone
George Gruntz: piano, leader
Mike Richmond: bass
John Riley: drums, percussion
Wallace Roney: trumpet, fluegelhorn
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Additional musicians with The George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band:
Manfred Schoof: trumpet, fluegelhorn
Ack van Royen: trumpet, fluegelhorn
Alex Brofsky: french horn
Roland Dahinden: trombone
Claudio Pontiggia: french horn
Anne O'Brien: flute
Julian Cawdry: flute, piccolo, alto flute
Hanspeter Frehner: flute, piccolo, alto flute
Michel Weber: clarinet
Christian Gavillet: bass clarinet, baritone saxophone
Tilman Zahn: oboe
Dave Seghezzo: oboe
Xavier Duss: oboe
Judith Wenziker: oboe
Christian Rabe: bassoon
Reiner Erb: bassoon
Xenia Schindler: harp
Conrad Herwig: trombone
Roger Rosenberg: bass clarinet, baritone saxophone
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Additional participating musicians:
Benny Bailey: trumpet, fluegelhorn
Carles Benavent: bass, electric bass (15 & 16)
Grady Tate: drums.

Tracks:
1. Introduction by Claude Nobs and Quincy Jones
2. Boplicity
3. Introduction to Miles Ahead Medley
4. Springsville
5. Maids of Cadiz
6. The Duke
7. My Ship
8. Miles Ahead
9. Blues for Pablo
10. Introduction to Porgy and Bess Medley
11. Orgone
12. Gone, Gone, Gone
13. Summertime
14. Here Come de Honey Man
15. The Pan Piper
16. Solea.

(Covers includes)



jueves, 9 de marzo de 2017

CRESCENT CITY GOLD / 1994 / The Ultimate Session


Allen Toussaint: piano, organ, synthesizer, vocals
Mac Rebennack: guitar, vocals, piano
Earl Palmer: drums, percussion, vocals
Alvin Tyler: baritone & tenor saxophones, percussion, vocals
Lee Allen: tenor saxophone, vocals
Edward Frank: piano, vocals
Sessions musicians:
Leroy Jones: trumpet
Stacey Cole: trumpet
Nicholas Payton: trumpet
Amadee Castenell: tenor saxophone
Chris Severin: bass
Erving Charles, Jr.: bass
Carl Dennis: background vocals
Earl Smith: background vocals.

Tracks:
1. Hang Tough
2. Trick Bag
3. Red and Lee
4. Kaleema
5. Mid City Bop
6. Lucille
7. Slick is
8. U.S. Date
9. Don't You Just Know it
10. Kick it Raw
11. Cold Blooded Woman
12. Smokin' Corner
13. Junco Partner (Worthless Man)
14. New York Buzz
15. Special Request
16. Kaleema (Reprise).

(Covers includes)




martes, 7 de marzo de 2017

J. GEILS BAND / 1979 / Best of the J. Geils Band


Tracks from 1972 to 1977.

Peter Wolf: vocals
Seth Justman: keyboards & vocals
J. Geils: guitar
Magic Dick: harp
Danny Klein: bass
Stephen Jo Bladd: percussion & vocals.

Tracks:
1. Southside Shuffle
2. Give it To Me
3. Where Did Our Love Go (Live)
4. (Ain't Nothin' But a) House Party
5. Detroit Breakdown
6. Whammer Jammer (Live)
7. I Do
8. Musta Got Lost
9. Looking for a Love (Live).

(Covers includes)


lunes, 6 de marzo de 2017

TODD RUNDGREN'S UTOPIA / 1975 / Another Live




 (Original Cover)

(Re-up / Resubido)

Recorded live: August, 1975.

Todd Rundgren: guitar & vocals
John Siegler: bass & vocals
Roger Powell: Moog synthesizer, trumpet & vocals
Ralph Schuckett: keyboards & vocals
Moogy Klingman: keyboards & vocals
John Wilcox: drums
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David Lasley, Arnold McCuller, Phillip Ballou: background vocals.

Tracks:
1. Another Life
2. The Wheel
3. The Seven Rays
4. Intro / Mister Triscuits
5. Something's Coming
6. Heavy Metal Kids
7. Do Ya
8. Just One Victory.

(Covers includes)




domingo, 5 de marzo de 2017

JOSS STONE / 2004 / Mind Body & Soul


Joss Stone
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Aj Nilo, Cindy Blackman, Benny Lattimore, Raymond Angry, Tom "Bones" Malone, Angelo Morris, Betty Wright, Bombshell, Pete Iannacone, Jonathan Joseph, Nir Zidkyahu, Jonathan Shorten, John Angier, Tracey Moore, Mercedes Martinez, Mike Mangini, Steve Greenwell, Jack Daley, Nile Rodgers, David "Jody" Hill, Willie "Little Beaver" Hale, Timmy Thomas, Thom Bell, Delroy "Chris" Cooper, Earl "Chinna" Smith, Astor "Crusty" Campbell, Wilburn "Squidley" Cole, Commissioner Gordon, Jonathan Shorten, Teodross Avery, Tanya Darby, Stafford Hunter, Connor Reeves, Danny P., Angie Stone, Margaret Reynolds, Ellison Kendrick, Veronica Sanchez, Ruby Baker, Clovette Danzy, Jeanette Wright, William "Kooly" Scott, Salaam Remi, Troy Auxilly-Wilson, Van Gibbs, Vincent Henry, Bruce Purse, Jeni Fujita, Carl Vandenbosche, Alan Weekes, Ignacio Nuñez, Amir "?uestlove" Thompson...
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Mind Body & Soul Orchestra.

Tracks:
1. Right To Be Wrong
2. Jet Lag
3. You Had Me
4. Spoiled
5. Don't Cha Wanna Ride
6. Less is More
7. Security
8. Young At Heart
9. Snakes and Ladders
10. Understand
11. Don't Know How
12. Torn and Tallered
13. Killing Time
14. Sleep Like a Child
15. Daniel (bonus track)

(Covers includes)




sábado, 4 de marzo de 2017

MARIANNE FAITHFULL / 1979 / Broken English


Marianne Faithfull: vocals
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Barry Reynolds: guitar
Joe Mavety: guitar
Steve York: bass
Terry Stannard: drums
Jim Cuomo: saxophone
Guy Humphries: guitar
Morris Pert: percussion
Darryl Way: violin
Steve Winwood: keyboards
Dyan Birch, Frankie Collins, Isabella Dulaney: background vocals.

Tracks:
1. Broken English
2. Witches' Song
3. Brain Drain
4. Guilt
5. The Ballad of Lucy Jordan
6. What's the Hurry
7. Working Class Hero (J.Lennon)
8. Why D'Ya Do it.

(Covers includes)



viernes, 3 de marzo de 2017

EAGLES / 1975 / One of These Nights


Glenn Frey: vocals, guitar & keyboards
Bernie Leadon: vocals, guitar, banjo, mandolin & steel
Don Felder: vocals, guitar & slide guitar
Randy Meisner: vocals & bass guitar
Don Henley: vocals, drums & percussion
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Strings arranged & conducted by Jim Ed Norman
Sid Sharp: concermaster.

Tracks:
1. One of These Nights
2. Too Many Hands
3. Hollywood Waltz
4. Journey of the Sorcerer
5. Lyin' Eyes
6. Take it To the Limit
7. Visions
8. After the Thrill is Gone
9. I Wish You Peace.

(Covers includes)



jueves, 2 de marzo de 2017

THE DOOBIE BROTHERS / 1973 / The Captain and Me


Tom Johnston: lead guitar, harmonica, arp & vocals
Pat Simmons: guitar, arp & vocals
John Hartman: drums, percussion & vocals
Tiran Porter: bass & vocals
Michael Hossack: drums, congas & timbales
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Bill Payne: piano & organ
Jeff "Skunk" Baxter: pedad steel guitar
Nick DeCaro: string arrangements
Malcolm Cecil & Robert Margouleff: ARL synthesizer programmed.

Tracks:
1. Natural Thing
2. Long Train Runnin'
3. China Grove
4. Dark Eyed Cajun Woman
5. Clear As the Driven Snow
6. Without You
7. South City Midnight Lady
8. Evil Woman
9. Busted Down Around O'Connelly Corners
10. Ukiah
11. The Captain and Me.

(Covers includes)




miércoles, 1 de marzo de 2017

LYNYRD SKYNYRD / 1974 / Second Helping


Ronnie VanZant: vocals, J&B
Gary Rossington: Gibson Les paul
Allen Collins: Gibson Firebird
Ed King: Fender Stratoscaster
Billy Powell: keyboards
Leon Wilkeson: Firebird bass
Bob Burns: drums.

Tracks:
1. Sweet Home Alabama
2. I Need You
3. Don't Ask Me No Questions
4. Workin' for MCA
5. The Ballad of Curtis Loew
6. Swamp Music
7. The Needle and the Spoon
8. Call Me the Breeze (J.J. Cale).

(Covers includes)