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Happy Byrdday!

It’s jazz trumpeter, Donald Byrd’s, birthday. Dig some sounds from his diverse catalog.


#FF This Week At A Glance!

“We can change things for the better”, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said last Sunday during the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. 563 more words


Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II... Or Just Donald Byrd

You know what’s kind of interesting about this album and how it fits into the collection? No, you don’t, but I’m going to tell you. 144 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

Horace Silver: Sterling Silver (1956-63) Liberty UA 1979

Selection 1: Senor Blues (alt. take) (EP version, first release on LP)


Artists: Silver/ Mobley/ Byrd/ Watkins/ Hayes

Selection 2: Tippin‘  (EP version, first release on LP) 510 more words

Blue Note

Donald Byrd And 125th Street, N.Y.C. - I Feel Like Lovin' You Today - VS 6th Borough Project - McLovin'

Donald Byrd And 125th Street, N.Y.C. – I Feel Like Loving You Today (Elektra)
Taken from the 1981 released ‘Love Byrd’ album with production by the likes of the late… 156 more words


Donald Byrd - Black Byrd


Whilst going through my collection of hard-drives i came across this album. Unfortunately i can’t remember who originally released it but it’s far to good an album to have it not be heard so i’m making it available ‘as is’. 10 more words