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Pepper Adam's baritone sax solo: "Each Time I Think of You"

Here’s a transcription of Pepper Adams‘ baritone sax solo on “Each Time I Think Of You” by Duke Pearson and Donald Byrd. It was recorded at… 131 more words

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Donald Byrd - Wind Parade (1975)


And now to finish the week with some sweet jazz funk. Donald Byrd had well and truly broken the shackles of jazz in the early 1970s and by 1975 he had embraced the sounds of funk. 20 more words


Sam Rivers - Dimensions & Extensions (1986)

Sam Rivers: tenor sax, soprano sax, flute
James Spaulding: alto sax, flute
Julian Priester: trombone
Donald Byrd: trumpet
Cecil McBee: piano
Steve Ellington: drums

Precis… 10 more words

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Playlist of the Week (5/11/15)

Here’s the second installment in our playlist of the week series, hope you enjoy.

Snoop Dogg – Peaches N Cream

Snoop Dogg’s newest album Bush dropped today over here in the UK but the lead single Peaches ‘N Cream has been out for quite a while and I have to say, I… 570 more words


Blue Note 75 for 75: Dizzy Reece's Blues In Trinity (1958)

Our sixtieth feature for Blue Note 75 for 75 is hands-down one of my all-time favorite jazz albums: Dizzy Reece’s Blues In Trinity. Dig that fat title track: 409 more words