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Jackie McLean: Demon's Dance (1967) Blue Note: Liberty/UA - Italy

Selection: Message From Trane



Woody Shaw (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jackie McLean (alto sax) Lamont Johnson (piano) Scott Holt (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 22, 1967… 600 more words

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Playlist - October 6, 2016 McCoy Tyner Special

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Jackie McLean's Destination... Out!

The alto-saxophonist’s recording for Blue Note documents the tensions inherent in 1960s jazz

On this day in 1963, Jackie McLean stepped into Rudy Van Gelder… 424 more words

20th Century


Pressing: HMV CLP 1532, mono, 1961, UK first pressing

On the case
Art Blakey drums the way a hound licks its lips before an ice-cream. The… 452 more words


Heavy Rotation - (on the stereo…) February 27, 2016

This month’s disparate binge listening, a brief list without individual reviews this time. Every one an excellent listen in their respective genres.

Most are readily available (check the included links for various formats and sound samples) except for Chick Corea’s… 721 more words

David Bowie

Lee Morgan: Lee-way (1960) Blue Note

Selection: The Lion and the Wolff (tk.17)


No need to guess the dedication, Alfred and Francis,  but it took a lot of takes to get it right, take seventeen. 788 more words

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