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Ben Webster, Johnny Hodges - The Complete 1960 Sextet Jazz Cellar Session

Ben Webster on tenor sax, Johnny Hodges on alto sax, Lou Levy on piano, Herb Ellis on guitar, Wilfred Middlebrooks on bass, and Gus Johnson on drums. 32 more words


The Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman - Fountain of Youth

One thing a credits geek looks for in a new recording is to see who the musicians are and what instruments they’re playing. One thing that jumps out to a credits geek when perusing… 189 more words

Smooth Jazz

Throwback: Marco Spoon With Glen Jones (Video)

On this throwback Thursday, check out my exclusive interview with vocalist extraordinaire, Glen Jones, known for hit songs like, ‘We’ve Only Just Begun,’ ‘Searching,’ and ‘In You I Found Perfect Love.’ I caught up with him back stage on tour with Howard Hewitt at Club Milian’s on Houston’s southwest side check out the video. 24 more words

Entertainment News

Chet Baker - I've Never Been In Love Before (1954)

“I’ve Never Been in Love Before” is a song written by Frank Loesser, published in 1950. Chet Baker did a tender vocal version by, recorded for his 1956 vocal debut, Chet Baker Sings. 133 more words

New Jazz United

Reprise » A Spanish Guitar Rip For Those Cold Days

While this instrumental track is now over 13 years old, I find myself playing it of late. From The Rippingtons‘ Life in the Tropics… 200 more words