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What Jazz are you listening to now?
« on: June 12, 2015, 05:16:31 AM »
Seems like a good place for this, especially for people looking for recommendations to listen to.

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2015, 05:38:18 AM »
Well played, O Gurn!

I've been listening again to a juicy adaptation which I like every bit as well as the original:

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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2015, 07:06:03 AM »
“Doin’ the Voom Voom,” “There Ain’t No Sweet Man That’s Worth the Salt of My Tears,” & “Bruise” from:

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2015, 10:36:19 AM »


e: Krupa with Willie Smith on alto sax and Hank Jones on piano.
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2015, 07:57:27 AM »
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The Red Garland Quintet, a total mood experience. Aces!

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #5 on: June 21, 2015, 05:20:06 PM »
Not all that exciting


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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #6 on: June 21, 2015, 06:27:02 PM »



The Red Garland Quintet, a total mood experience. Aces!
Oooh! I don't have any Red Garland Quintet recordings (or anything by him that isn't led by Miles). I see this session produced two other albums? Presumably all mandatory listening?

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #7 on: June 21, 2015, 06:41:22 PM »
Oooh! I don't have any Red Garland Quintet recordings (or anything by him that isn't led by Miles). I see this session produced two other albums? Presumably all mandatory listening?

Garland never made any album that wasn't worth listening to IMHO.
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #8 on: June 22, 2015, 09:04:22 AM »
Oooh! I don't have any Red Garland Quintet recordings (or anything by him that isn't led by Miles). I see this session produced two other albums? Presumably all mandatory listening?

The other album I have is Soul Junction, and wow, it's fantastic. Definitely mandatory if you're a jazz-piano affictionato. Aces!



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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #11 on: June 23, 2015, 11:08:27 AM »
The greatest damn jazz guitar (and bass) ever. (I own the original LP, but usually listen to the FLAC)

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #13 on: June 27, 2015, 06:17:38 AM »
Just came in. Listening to disc 1. Awesome stuff!!!

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #14 on: June 29, 2015, 11:11:17 AM »
Just received this. I really liked at least one of the tracks on the radio, but now I'm having trouble getting excited about it.


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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #15 on: July 01, 2015, 07:18:42 AM »
Here's what I'm planning to take on my July Fourth road trip to visit the parents.

- Cookin' / Workin' / Steamin' / Relaxin' with the Miles Davis Quintet

plus these albums, which I've never heard before:

- Blues in Orbit, Duke Ellington
- Monk: Live at the It Club
- Complete studio recordings by the Clifford Brown, Sonny Rollins, Max Roach quintet

and a Clark Terry box set that contains:
Serenade to a Bus Seat (w/ Griffin, Kelly, Chambers, Philly Joe Jones)
Duke with a Difference
In Orbit (w/ Monk)
Out on a Limb
Color Changes
Everything Follows
All American

I've never heard any of these before, either - only Clark Terry I've got is in the Duke Ellington big band.

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #16 on: July 02, 2015, 10:15:56 AM »
Some really good stuff there.  How far is you road trip?
About 9 hours total.

EDIT: Oops! "Everything Follows" should in fact be "Everything's Mellow", the Clark Terry album.
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Cool recording. Recommended.
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #19 on: July 19, 2015, 02:39:55 AM »


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