Adventures in collecting "modern jazz": the classical music of America from the Fifties and Sixties, on original vinyl, on a budget, from England. And writing about it, since 2011. 100% coronavirus-free content.
Track Selection 1: ‘Round Midnight This is such a rollercoaster varied record you get a second bite of the cherry: Track Selection 2: The Galloping Latin Artists Illinois Jacquet (ts, basn) Wynton Kelly (p) Tiny Grimes (g) Buster Williams (b) … Continue reading →
Track Selection: “Prelude to kiss” > Kenny Burrell (g) Barry Galbraith (g) Leonard Gaskin (b) Bobby Donaldson (d) Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ May 10, 1957 and other tracks dated 1957-9 Some jazz from guitarists. “No musical surprises on … Continue reading →