The Tony Williams Quintet performs live in New York in 1989 featuring Wallace Roney (trumpet), Bill Pierce (soprano sax), Mulgrew Miller (piano), Ira Coleman (bass), and Tony Williams (drums). 40 more words
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Today is the great Miles Davis‘ birthday. He shares his birthday with the only trumpet player that he ever mentored Wallace Roney. Wallace was born in Philadelphia in 1960 So he is too young to have experienced 1960, which was the year that former Whiz Kids manager re Eddie Sawyer resigned as the hapless Phillies’ manager after a 9-4 opening day loss to the Reds and said.: “I’m 49 years old and I want to live to be 50.” But I digress so it’s back to Wallace. 506 more words
In honor of Herbie Hancock’s Birthday (April 12) we wanted to share this outstanding live Future 2 Future full length concert film with those who have not seen it or never knew it existed. 89 more words
Après cinq ans d’absence, le John Mayer Trio revient ! Depuis quelques semaines, on peut lire sur le twitter du guitariste qu’il s’affaire en studio avec Pino Palladino (basse) et Steve Jordans (batterie), deux monstres qui ont accompagné entre autres Eric Clapton. 69 more words
IF YOU HAVE NEVER TUNED INTO TO DERMOT HUSSEY’S ‘RIFFIN’, THEN YOU ARE MISSING THE VERY BEST IN REGGAE, WORLD, AND JAZZ! DERMOT IS A CELEBRATED JAMAICAN BROADCASTER, HOST OF HIS OWN XM REGGAE RADIO SHOW ON THE JOINT XM, AND A DEAR FRIEND TO THIS BLOG! 103 more words
The concert featuring Cyrus Chestnut, held on Sunday, Mar 18th at Millersville University’s Ware Center was nothing short of remarkable!
Chestnut, who has graced our stage in previous years, seems only to get better with age – to which all in attendance will attest. 102 more words