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Miroslav Vitous - Magical Shepherd (1976) {Wounded Bird WOU 2925 rel 2003}

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Miroslav Vitous - Magical Shepherd (1976) {Wounded Bird WOU 2925 rel 2003}

Miroslav Vitous - Magical Shepherd (1976) {Wounded Bird WOU 2925 rel 2003}
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© 1976, 2003 Warner Bros. / Wounded Bird | WOU 2925
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Fusion

Miroslav Vitous is best known as one of the foremost young bassists in the jazz-rock movement of the late 60's and early 70's. He was a founding member of Weather Report and made numerous solo albums. This album, Magical Shepherd, is making its worldwide CD debut. It features such jazz luminaries as Herbie Hancock, Jack DeJohnette & Airto Moreira. It was originally issued on LP in 1976 on Warner Brothers.

Eric Marienthal - Oasis (1991) (GRP)

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Eric Marienthal - Oasis (1991) (GRP)

Eric Marienthal - Oasis (1991) (GRP)
EAC 0.99pb4 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 600dpi | 360MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 142MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz-Funk, Fusion, Smooth Jazz

As he was developing his formidable career in the early era of smooth jazz, the saxman proved an invaluable sideman of Chick Corea's Elektric Band, David Benoit's touring ensemble and a studio player for projects by such artists as Keiko Matsui and Mike Garson. Yet as a solo artist, he spent his first three albums searching for an identity that ranged from pop (Round Trip) to electronic mainstream jazz (Crossroads). With Oasis, his search came to a diverse, exciting, and highly enjoyable end. Marienthal applies his stellar blowing techniquest to styles ranging from folk to gospel, but the overall attitude he conveys is sweet and soulful R&B, as in the hoppin' grooves of the funky opening tracks "Hustlin'" and "Seafood to Go."

Peter Erskine and the Dr. Um Band - Second Opinion (2017)

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Peter Erskine and the Dr. Um Band - Second Opinion (2017)

Peter Erskine and the Dr. Um Band - Second Opinion (2017)
Fusion, Jazz | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 00:57:18 | 131 MB
Label: Fuzzy Music | Release Year: 2017

Following the success of Peter Erskine's 'Dr. Um and the Lost Pages,' Peter and his Dr. Um Band are ready to offer a Second Opinion. With a slew of new compositions plus some tasty standards from Henry Mancini and Victor Young, 'Second Opinion' reaches new heights for fun, funk, swing and interactive blowing . . . all in Hi-Fi sound! Peter says that this is his 'favorite album yet. ' Building upon terrific media coverage and reviews for 'Dr. Um,' Second Opinion will easily find its audience of Erskine fans, Beasley fans, Bob Sheppard fans, and soon-to-be Benjamin Shepherd (bassist) fans.

Tino Tracanna - Quartet Live (2005) {Splasch}

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Tino Tracanna - Quartet Live (2005) {Splasch}

Tino Tracanna - Quartet Live (2005) {Splasch}
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Genre: Jazz, Post-Bop, Fusion

Primo disco live del quartetto del sassofonista Tino Tracanna, formazione ormai attiva da molti anni e dedita a un jazz apparentemente tradizionale, ma non privo di aperture sperimentali. Ne и subito esempio “Born in the Zoo”, che Tracanna aveva registrato in precedenti occasioni, ad esempio nel 1999 in duo con Paolino Dalla Porta nell'album Nudes. Il brano, condotto dal leader al soprano, ha una struttura anomala e si basa su riff ripetuti. Forse piщ tradizionali "Imaharat" e "Monkeys" (che era giа presente nell'album del 1994 Ensalada mistica, del quintetto di Paolo Fresu, nel quale Tracanna и da sempre membro stabile), mentre "Casta Rumba" и una godibilissima ballad, nella quale Massimo Colombo e Tracanna hanno spazi per assoli di grande espressivitа, che trasmettono l'atmosfera del concerto.

Tom Scott - Flashpoint (1988) (Repost)

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Tom Scott - Flashpoint (1988) (Repost)

Tom Scott - Flashpoint (1988)
EAC | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 47:14 | 335 MB
Genre: Jazz, Fusion | Label: GRP Records | Catalog: GRD-9571

With the exception of 1992's Born Again, saxophonist Tom Scott's output for GRP was consistently disappointing. Although obviously a talented player, Scott's willingness to play arrangements whose main goal was to gain radio airplay resulted in commercial and quickly dated music. Scott is heard with smaller groups throughout this 1988 effort, which include keyboardist Randy Kerber and guitarist Dean Parks, plus guest appearances by guitarists Eric Gale and Michael Landau; all this looks promising but is actually quite routine. None of the nine funky originals were infectious enough to catch on; Scott sounds fairly anonymous in spots, particularly when he utilizes a WX-7; and it is obvious that the music was made strictly for the money. At best, this is superior background music

Miles Davis - Live In Tokyo 1975 (2015) {2CD Hi Hat HH2CD012}

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Miles Davis - Live In Tokyo 1975 (2015) {2CD Hi Hat HH2CD012}

Miles Davis - Live In Tokyo 1975 (2015) {2CD Hi Hat HH2CD012}
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© 1975, 2015 Hi Hat | HH2CD012
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Fusion / Jazz Rock / Trumpet

Massive electric Miles from the same Japanese tour that gave the world the Panagaea and Agharta albums – tracks that were recorded ten days before the concert that appeared on those records, with different songs as well! The music is a dark brew of funk, fusion, and some surprisingly spiritual currents – thanks to wonderful work from Sonny Fortune on alto, soprano sax, and flute – working here alongside guitarist Pete Cosey, who provides plenty of the fuzzier, freakier moments of the set – as does keyboardist Reggie Lucas! Al Foster's drumming is wonderful – and Michael Henderson's bass will blow you away if you only know his later smoother soul albums – but as usual, Miles is the star once he opens up his horn and steps into the darkness.

Michel Camilo - Why Not? (1992) {King Record}

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Michel Camilo - Why Not? (1992) {King Record}

Michel Camilo - Why Not? (1992) {King Record}
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Genre: Latin Jazz

Pianist Michel Camilo made his recording debut as a leader with this session for the Japanese King label. Camilo was anxious to show everything, and did so on such cuts as "Thinking Of You" and the title track. He ripped through phrases, added powerhouse chords and rippling lines, switched tempos and meters, and moved from a hard bop feel to an Afro-Latin groove in the middle of a piece. His intensity and energy were impressive, but at times he tried too much and stumbled getting back to the melody…It wasn't an unflawed debut, but Camilo showed that he would be a pianist to be reckoned with down the line.

Blas Cordoba 'El Kejio' & Chano Dominguez - Bendito (2014) {Nuba Records}

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Blas Cordoba 'El Kejio' & Chano Dominguez - Bendito (2014) {Nuba Records}

Blas Cordoba 'El Kejio' & Chano Dominguez - Bendito (2014) {Nuba Records}
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Genre: Jazz, Flamenco, Ethnic Fusion

They could have opted for the easy given its long history in common: 15 years of collaboration contemplate the singer Córdoba "The Kejío" and pianist Chano Dominguez , And to do that they do so well: flamenco jazz. But no. What they have done in this first album co-signed by the duo is going to Flamenco more serious and modern. They are not 'flamenquitos' or 'flamencólicos' are musicians who make flamenco here and now.

Tete Montoliu & Jordi Sabates - Vampyria (1974) {Nuevos Medios}

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Tete Montoliu & Jordi Sabates - Vampyria (1974) {Nuevos Medios}

Tete Montoliu & Jordi Sabates - Vampyria (1974) {Nuevos Medios}
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Genre: Jazz, Fusion

Mestre i deixeble s’uneixen per signar una peça única en la discografia jazzística catalana. Tete Montoliu al piano elèctric i Jordi Sabatés a l’acústic culminen un treball intens i controvertit alhora. El disc Vampyria, enregistrat el juliol de 1974, va ser escollit per la revista Jaç núm. 25 ( "Els 100 millors discos del jazz català" ) com el treball que encapçalava una llista valorativa de 100 referències del jazz dels Països Catalans. Vampyria és el resultat de combinar tradició i transgressió amb uns signes d’identitat pròpia absolutament irrefutables.

Joe Sample - Roles (1987) {MCA}

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Joe Sample - Roles (1987) {MCA}

Joe Sample - Roles (1987) {MCA}
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Genre: Jazz-Funk, Fusion, Smooth Jazz

One of the many jazzmen who started out playing hard bop but went electric during the fusion era, Joe Sample was, in the late '50s, a founding member of the Jazz Crusaders along with trombonist Wayne Henderson, tenor saxman Wilton Felder, and drummer Stix Hooper. The Crusaders' debt to Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers wasn't hard to miss – except that the L.A.-based unit had no trumpeter, and became known for its unique tenor/trombone front line. Sample, a hard-swinging player who could handle chordal and modal/scalar improvisation equally well, stuck to the acoustic piano during the Crusaders' early years – but would place greater emphasis on electric keyboards when the band turned to jazz-funk in the early '70s and dropped "Jazz" from its name.

Harmssen-Voss-Duo - Mother Nature, Father Harmony (1983, cd reissue 1986, inakustik # inak 863 CD) [RE-UP]

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Harmssen-Voss-Duo - Mother Nature, Father Harmony (1983, cd reissue 1986, inakustik # inak 863 CD) [RE-UP]

Harmssen-Voss-Duo - Mother Nature, Father Harmony
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 154 MB | Full Artwork: 28 MB | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: inakustik "Limited Compact Disc Reference Edition" # inak 863 CD | Country/Year: Germany 1986
Genre: Jazz | Style: Contemporary Jazz, Fusion

"…Obwohl es kaum eine dramatische Steigerung, kaum einen lauten, rhythmisch exaltierten Ausbruch gibt und die Musik meist mit gebremster Leidenschaft am Ohr entlangfließt, schmeichelt sie doch auch der Aufmerksamkeit: lyrischversonnene, schön klingende Duette, in Wahrheit jedoch meist begleitete Solostücke für das Saxophon. Im Spiel erkennt man zwei gute Musiker: den Gitarristen und Synthesizer-Spieler Harmssen und den Saxophonisten Jochen Voss, der einen klaren, festen Ton bläst. ~Die Zeit"

Dave Grusin & Don Grusin - Sticks and Stones (1988)

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Dave Grusin & Don Grusin - Sticks and Stones (1988)

Dave Grusin & Don Grusin - Sticks and Stones (1988)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 388 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 148 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Fusion, Crossover Jazz, Smooth Jazz | Label: GRP | # GRD-9562, GRP-D-9562 | Time: 00:58:07

This set works very well. Dave Grusin and his younger brother Don Grusin use a variety of keyboards to create a series of colorful duets. Other than Dori Caymmi's "Southern Wind," all of the fairly spontaneous yet well-planned performances are originals by one or both of the brothers. Even listeners who are not that much into electronics will find much of interest on this melodic and funky, yet often unpredictable set.

Theo Bleckmann - Elegy (2017) {ECM 2512}

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Theo Bleckmann - Elegy (2017) {ECM 2512}

Theo Bleckmann - Elegy (2017) {ECM 2512}
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Genre: Vocal Jazz, Fusion

Elegy is the ECM leader debut by vocalist and composer Theo Bleckmann. A prolific recording artist, his association with the label dates back to Meredith Monk's 2002 date Mercy and its follow-up, Impermanence, in 2008 (Bleckmann was a member of her ensemble for 15 years). His voice was also a focal point of Julia Hulsmann's quartet on 2015's Clear Midnight: Kurt Weill & America. For a singer who draws attention to himself almost as much for what he doesn't do as what he does, Elegy is a quiet yet startling offering.

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Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society - Myths, Modes And Means (1995) REPOST

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Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society - Myths, Modes And Means (1995) REPOST

Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society - Myths, Modes And Means (1995)
Jazz | 1cd | EAC Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
BMG, 74321 31692 2 | rel: 1995 | 470Mb

The Mystic Rhythm Society is dedicated to exploring the structure of the universe and expressing these forms through music. Steve Coleman brought the musicians together in 1994 as a result of a desire to explore the essential ethereal relationships between humanity and creation.

Jaco Pastorius - s/t (1976) {1988 Epic CD}

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Jaco Pastorius - s/t (1976) {1988 Epic CD}

Jaco Pastorius - s/t (1976) {1988 Epic CD}
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MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 95 mb
Genre: jazz, jazz fusion

Jaco Pastorius is the 1976 debut album by jazz bassist Jaco Pastorius. Known as a member of Weather Repoirt, this is from the first digital version of this album, released by Epic in 1988.