Live in TokyoWounded Bird Records #ad - Weather report is one of the premier jazz fusion groups of the past 40 years! Formed by keyboardist Joe Zawinul and saxophonist Wayne Shorter, they issued a host of critically acclaimed albums in the 1970s and 1980s. It was a two record set and is now available from Wounded Bird Records as a two CD set.
Two cD set. One album that was issued on LP only in Japan is LIVE IN TOKYO.
The Legendary Live Tapes 1978-1981Sony Legacy #ad - In 1980 These two lineups, are chronicled in this four-disc set, responsible for some of Weather Report's most important moments, sourced from never-before-heard soundboard tapes recorded by longtime live mixing engineer Brian Risner. Weather report's the legendary live tapes features four discs of sensational unreleased performances all "completely, totally, unapologetically and insanely live" recorded by the legendary jazz group from 1978 to 1981.
Formed by onetime miles davis sidemen joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter in 1970, Weather Report defied categorization in the 15 years they recorded together. Produced by erskine and executive produced by joe zawinul's son anthony, opting not to replicate the ebb and flow of a standard Weather Report set at the time, this package uniquely showcases Weather Report's extensive prowess as a band, instead offering a uniquely curated experience that captures the dazzling directions the group took at the arguable height of their powers.
The Legendary Live Tapes 1978-1981 #ad - Though zawinul would reject the "fusion" genre the band are so often associated with "We don't fuse nuthin', we just play from the heart, " he once said their music would serve as a landmark for jazz revolution and evolution in the 1970s and 1980s. The dramatic addition of electric bass virtuoso jaco Pastorius to the lineup in 1976 led to an even more energetic and daring Weather Report, who would even score a crossover hit in 1977 with "Birdland.
A year later, drummer peter erskine joined the fold, creating one of the band's most notable lineups; that lineup would expand to a quintet with the addition of percussionist Bobby Thomas, Jr. Inspired by their "electric" collaborations with Davis, Zawinul and Shorter would lead Weather Report into unpredictable territory, from free-jazz to structured but sprawling multicultural jazz-rock.
Blue WorldVerve #ad - John coltrane- Blue World. For many years, viewers of the film who recognized the music thought that they were listening to the original recordings, though in fact they were new and had never been heard. In june of that year, coltrane's `Classic Quartet' entered Rudy Van Gelder's studio and recorded five previously-recorded Coltrane originals.
. In 1964, the national film board of canada asked john Coltrane to record the soundtrack for a French-language film titled "Le chat dans le sac" "The Cat in the Bag".
ProcessionSony Music Canada Inc. #ad - John coltrane- Blue World. Just by hakims word, veterans joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter consented to also bring in Bailey on bass and Jose Rossy on percussion. Pieces include "procession", "Plaza Real" and "Where the Moon Goes Featuring Manhattan Transfer". The first post-jaco pastorius recording by the pioneering jazz band in 1983 features Victor Bailey filling Pastorius' shoes and Omar Hakim on drums Hakim would later join David Bowie.
More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series Vol. 14Sony Legacy #ad - The latest chapter in the highly acclaimed bootleg series makes available the pivotal studio recordings made by bob dylan during six extraordinary sessions in 1974--four in New York September 16, 18, 19 and two in Minneapolis December 27, 17, 30--that resulted in the artist's 1975 masterpiece, Blood On The Tracks The 1 CD configuration of More Blood, More Tracks assembles 10 of the most emotionally resonant alternate takes of each of the 10 songs appearing the original Blood On The Tracks plus a previously unreleased version of "Up to Me.
John coltrane- Blue World. Shrink-wrapped.
RubberbandRhino/Warner Bros. #ad - Miles davis shocked the music world in 1985 when he left Columbia Records after 30 years to join Warner Bros. The final version includes several guest artists including singers Ledisi a 12-time Grammy nominee and Lalah Hathaway daughter of soul legend Donny Hathaway. Randy, ’” says wilburn, and everyone involved, put our heart and soul into ‘The Rubberband Of Life, Zane and I, Jr.
In 2017 – 32 years after davis started recording Rubberband– Hall, Wilburn, and Davis’ nephew, Giles, Jr. Began work to finish the album. Records. Shrink-wrapped. In october of that year, he began recording the album Rubberband in Los Angeles at Ameraycan Studios with producers Randy Hall and Zane Giles.
Rubberband #ad - Shrink-wrapped. John coltrane- Blue World. Eventually, the album was shelved and Davis went on to record Tutu, leaving the Rubberband songs unheard and untouched for over 30 years. It was finished by the original producers Hall and Giles; with Davis’ nephew, Vince Wilburn, Jr. Who played drums on the original sessions for the album in 1985-86.
Uncle Miles would be proud.
Domino TheoryMusic on CD #ad - John coltrane- Blue World. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
8:30Legacy 3865119 #ad - This fantastic live album from 1979 includes Brown Street; Slang ; their hit Birdland and more! John coltrane- Blue World. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
Live In Cologne 1983Made in Germany Musi #ad - In a more than two-hour show, the band sparks a firework of rhythm and melodies. As omar hakim has said: weather report wasn't typical instrumental music: there was Europe, Africa, blues, jazz, Latin, all inside one thing. Weather report's Cologne concert shows the band in musical top form. For bailey and Hakim it was the starting point of their international career.
What a feast the concert was for the Colognials that night, and is now for us all these years later. Shrink-wrapped. It was true world music. Shrink-wrapped. Next to classics like birdland, fast city, procession, in this concert you will hear pieces from later phase of Weather Report: D Flat Waltz, Where The Moon Goes and Two Lines.
Live In Cologne 1983 #ad - The material which was originally recorded by the wdr west german Radio and Television Broadcastinghas been completely restored and re-mastered and is now appearing in a new version -- something that's not just for long-time fans of Weather Report John coltrane- Blue World. To celebrate the 40th birthday of one of the world's best bands - Weather Report - the label Art of Groove is releasing the band's Rockpalast concert in Cologne 1983 - a premiere on CD and DVD.
Here's to that ! after jaco pastorius and peter erskine left the band, Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter decided to continue their successful project with a new rhythm set: drummer Omar Hakim, Victor Bailey on bass and percussionist Jose Rossy.