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#31 strictlywaxtracks

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 10:55 AM

View Postsugoisounds, on Nov 15 2008, 11:41 AM, said:

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i have like 8 freddie hubbard albums and i still dont have this one


i know whats on there though.

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 11:04 AM

View Postmadbluntedjazz, on Nov 15 2008, 02:16 AM, said:

as ive tried to track down every jazz album he mentioned in "Return Of The LoopDigga" and "Jazz Cats"

what is that list? what all did he mention?

and i sware in one track madlib disses albert ayler....or was i just hearing things?

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 12:44 PM

View Postsugoisounds, on Nov 15 2008, 01:18 PM, said:

there's some screetching shit on this i don't like but just on the strength of astral travelling alone this is one of my favourites. that's one song \i'll never sample, just out of respect. I take it he was the first to record this, I know LLSmith was on the album too but did a separate version..?

Brilliant tune. The track was written but Lonnie Liston Smith. He was in Pharoahs band and they recorded it in '70, released in '71 and LLS's 'Astral Traveling' lp was released in '73.

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 03:41 PM

Ayler was a way out dude on a serious free jazz tip, no boundaries but thats what jazz is all bout'
this is a dangerous topic what makes jazz, it seems to me all the visionaries were dissed contemporary and revered in retrospect
thats why they never got no bread.
I cant really recall all my favourite albums but
Eric Dolphy On the Corner
Hank Mobley Soul Station
Miles Bitches Brew
all make the list
But what about Weather Report - Black Market they jazz in my opinion and they way too nice
but really im an amateur and I know from my dabbling that as a genre, this muthfukr is bottomless

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 07:09 PM

View PostLoftyMcHeights, on Nov 16 2008, 05:41 PM, said:

as a genre, this muthfukr is bottomless

Truth right there. There's so many damn gems in this genre that it's almost pointless to add to this thread. It would just end up being a million different recommendations. I'll just point to my screen name and leave it at that. Also, gotta say peace to the Heath Brothers, that shit's heavy.

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 07:32 PM

View Poststaple, on Nov 17 2008, 03:04 AM, said:

what is that list? what all did he mention?

and i sware in one track madlib disses albert ayler....or was i just hearing things?

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oh snap i meant tracking down every album from each of the artists he mentioned in the joints.

for loopdigga i think theres mentioned Grant Green,Stanley Cowell,Chick Corea.

for jazz cats.
Sun Ra
Hampton Hawes
David Sanborn
Cedar Walton
Horace Silver.
Donald Bryd
Art Ensemble Of Chicago
Weather Report
Max Roach
Freddie Hubbard
Rashaan Roland Kirk
Coltrane
Gary Bartz
Modern Jazz Quartet
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
Gene Harris & Three Sounds
Bill Evans
Mccoy Tyner
Dizzy Gillespie
Cannonball Adderly
Herbie Hancock
Bobby Hutcherson
Thelonious Monk
George Duke
Lee Morgan
Cal Tjader
Milt Jackson
Ron Carter


this album is a must.
skills son.
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Posted 16 November 2008 - 07:38 PM

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 07:55 PM

charles mingus - black saint and the sinner lady

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Posted 16 November 2008 - 07:57 PM

View Postmadbluntedjazz, on Nov 16 2008, 12:27 PM, said:

word.

"spartacus love theme" is just beautiful

HAHA thats my favorite track off the album

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Posted 17 November 2008 - 04:27 AM

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Posted 17 November 2008 - 11:02 AM

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Posted 15 July 2013 - 06:48 AM

ELVIN JONES - MERRY GO ROUND

BILLY EVANS - THE COMPLETE VILLAGE VANGAURG RECORDINGS (1961)

CLASSIC!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Posted 15 July 2013 - 07:10 AM

Geech be thread diggin' like Liv used to back in the day.

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Posted 16 July 2013 - 02:33 PM

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 10:45 AM

Pretty much what everyone else mentioned plus everything on the Black Jazz label as well as this gem.

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 01:38 PM

I recently picked up and have been really into Calvin Keys "Shawn-Neeq"

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 03:31 PM

Currently I'm exploring Polish jazz.... This has had a few spins...

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 03:53 PM

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Posted 03 August 2013 - 09:59 PM

hard to say what my "favorite" jazz album is...but i will admit, this track gets played in my rotation very frequently:



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Posted 18 September 2013 - 02:27 PM

it changes but right now i'm diggin eric dolphy - out to lunch.

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Posted 22 September 2013 - 11:07 PM

View PostJames Frank., on 03 August 2013 - 09:59 PM, said:

hard to say what my "favorite" jazz album is...but i will admit, this track gets played in my rotation very frequently:



Mingus is the shit. Highly recommend Black Saint and the Sinner Lady


Also: when Flying Lotus attempts jazz beats/ music, they are usually amazing.



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Posted 23 September 2013 - 02:01 PM

Carmen McRae & Dave Brubeck - Take Five Classic collab

Continuum - Autumn Grass Incredible jazz/fusion album that never got proper exposure

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Posted 23 September 2013 - 07:27 PM

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Posted 23 September 2013 - 07:42 PM

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A cliche choice, I know, but it's a beautiful record.

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Posted 25 September 2013 - 05:41 PM

in no order, ..some baddd shhht!
Black Saint and the Sinner Lady - Mingus ...classic
The Ellington Suites - Duke Ellington
Summer Suite - Last Electro Acoustic Space Jazz (Madlib) yuppp
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane - straight ahead jazz good mix of burners and ballads...
Midnight Blue - Kenny Burrell - classic jazz blues guitar album
Faces & Places - Jon Damian - crazy Boston jazz guitar player; song: "Brother Sharpe"
Illuminations - Alice Coltrane / Santana
In a Silent Way / Big Fun / Jack Johnson Sessions - Miles Davis; check out: "Lonely Fire"; been sampled by Biggie & FlyLo..
Saxophone Colossus - Sonny Rollins - burnin on the sax
Free / Fingers - Airto Moreira - best world percussionist !!
Jazz Samba - Charlie Byrd & Stan Getz - introduced bossa / samba to mainstream america!

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Posted 26 September 2013 - 06:03 PM

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