Jazz Hall Of Fame: Dizzy Gillespie The Inventor Of "Bebop"

Dizzy Gillespie is considered one of the most influential figures of jazz and bebop. He developed his own signature style, known as “bebop,” and worked with musical greats like Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, Earl Hines, Charlie Parker and Duke Ellington. Dizzy Gillespie, … Continue reading Jazz Hall Of Fame: Dizzy Gillespie The Inventor Of "Bebop"

This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

October 9, 2019 10. Double Vision – Bob James & David Sanborn (1986) New Entry Produced By Tommy Lipuma 9. Prelude – Deodato (1973) New Entry Produced By Creed Taylor 8. Breezin’ – George Benson (1976) New Entry Produced By … Continue reading This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

Jazz Music News: Grover Washington Jr: Sacred Kind Of Love – The Columbia Recordings, 5CD

SoulMusic Records is very proud to present “Sacred Kind Of Love: The Columbia Recordings,” a 5-disc deluxe box set of six stellar albums, spanning nine years (1987-1996) by legendary saxophonist Grover Washington, Jr., justifiably considered an influential pioneer in fusing … Continue reading Jazz Music News: Grover Washington Jr: Sacred Kind Of Love – The Columbia Recordings, 5CD

This Week’s Top Ten Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

September 13, 2019 10. Getz/Gilberto Vol. 2 – Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto (1964) New Entry Produced By Creed Taylor 9. Miles To Go – Miles Davis (1982) New Entry Produced By Teo Macero, Irving Townsend 8. Hello Love – Ella … Continue reading This Week’s Top Ten Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

As an avid vinyl collector I fluently use Instagram to showcase new albums and share music that I find on my vinyl excursions. However, since Instagram has began punishing us with violations for sharing music with others, I have decided … Continue reading This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram