Wednesday, September 20, 2006


J'ai épuisé mon stock d'OOP !
Peut-être à bientôt, j'espère que ça vous a plu ... :)

Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Sonny CRISS - Warm & Sonny (Impulse, 1977)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Cool Struttin'
2. Way We Were
3. That's the Way of the World
4. Bumpin'
5. Sweet Summer Breeze
6. Memories
7. Blues for Willie

Dorothy Ashby - Harp
Buddy Collette - Flute, Sax (Tenor)
Sonny Criss - Sax (Alto)
Bud Brisbois - Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Eddie "Bongo" Brown - Percussion
Dennis Budimir - Guitar
Sonny Burke - Keyboards
David Campbell - Viola
Charles Veal - Concert Master
Ronald Cooper - Cello
Rollice Dale - Viola
Chuck Domanico - Bass
Esmond Edwards - Producer
Scott Edwards - Bass
Richard Feves - Bass
Chuck Findley - Trumpet, Flugelhorn
James Gadson - Drums
Winterton Garvey - Violin
Pamela Goldsmith - Viola
Harris Goldman - Violin
Janice Gower - Violin

32997617 Warm_Sonny

Coke ESCOVEDO - Comin' at Ya (Mercury, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. The Breeze & I
2. Runaway
3. I Wouldn't Change A Thing
4. Backseat
5. Everything Is Coming Our Way
6. Fried Neck Bones & Home Fries
7. Diamond Dust/Vida
8. Something So Simple
9. Stay With Me
10. Hangin On
11. Somebody's Callin

Coke Escovedo (per)
Joe Henderson (ts)
Gabor Szabo, Abel Zapate, Abel Zarate (g)
Frank Mercurio (key, syn)
Margaret Phillips (b)
Glenn Symmonds (d)
Julia, Errol Knowles, Myrna, The Water Sisters (voc)
Mark Phillips (arr, b)

33005956 CominAtYa

Sonny CRISS - The Joy of Sax (Impulse, 1977)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling
2. Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing
3. You Are So Beautiful
4. Turn Me Loose
5. Stolen Moments
6. Have a Talk with God
7. Midnight Mellow

Sonny Criss (as) Bill King, Ernie Watts (reeds)
Blue Mitchell (tp) George Bohanon (tb)
Sonny Burke (p) Patrice Rushen (el-p)
Mitch Holder, Lee Ritenour (g)
Henry Davis, Chuck Domanico, Scott Edwards (b)
Eddie "Bongo" Brown, Esmond Edwards (per)
Viola Jackson (vo -6)
Unidentified horns and strings

32994532 TheJoyOfSax

Sunday, August 27, 2006

Chuck MANGIONE - Bellavia (A&M, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Come Take a Ride With Me
2. Listen to the Wind
3. Carousel
4. Bellavia
5. Dance of the Windup Toy
6. Torreano

Chuck Mangione Celeste, Flugelhorn, Main Performer, Piano (Electric)
Gerry Niewood Flute, Piccolo, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
Vincent DeRosa French Horn
Kathryn Moses Flute
Charles Jackson Guitar (Bass)
Joe La Barbera Percussion, Drums
Lew Soloff Trumpet

30931724 Bellavia

GREAT JAZZ TRIO - KJLH (Eastwind, 1977)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Freedom Jazz Dance
2. Doom
3. Old Folks
4. Ah,Oui
5. Mr. P.C.
6. All Blues
7. A Child Is Born

Hank Jones (p)
Ron Carter (b)
Tony Williams (ds)

30926965 KJLH

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Quincy JONES - You've Got it Bad Girl (A&M, 1973)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Summer in the City
2. Eyes of Love
3. Tribute to A. E.: Daydreaming – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
4. Love Theme from The Getaway
5. You’ve Got It Bad, Girl
6. Superstition
7. Manteca
8. Sanford & Son Theme - NBC-TV (The streetbeater)
9. Chump Change

Quincy Jones (voc, arr, cond), Cat Anderson (tp), Phil Woods (asx), Ernie Watts (tsx), Hubert Laws (fl), George Duke or Dave Grusin (p, synth), Eddy Louiss (org), Dennis Budimir (g), Ray Brown (b), Toots Thielemans (harmonica), Valerie Simpson (voc), and orchestra.

30510377 YouveGotItBadGirl

Carmen MCRAE - Can't Hide Love (Blue Note, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Can't Hide Love (3:53) [S.Scarborough]
2. The Man I Love (4:14) [C.Porter]
3. Only Women Bleed (4:58) [W.Furnier, D.Wagner]
4. I Wish You Well (3:16) [B.Withers]
5. All By Myself (6:00) [E.Carmen]
6. Music (3:29) [J.Taylor]
7. Lost Up In Loving You (4:37) [W.Smith, K.Rankin, Y.Rankin]
8. You're Everything (2:48) [C.Corea]
9. Would You Believe (4:07) [C.Coleman]
10. A Child Is Born (3:24) [T.Jones]

vocal: Carmen McRae
concertmaster: Gerry Vinci, David Frisina
trumpet: Buddy Childers, Bobby Shew, Al Aarons, Snooky Young, Oscar Brashear, Blue Mitchell
trombone: Lew McCreary, George Bohannon, Kenny Shroyer, Maurice Spears, Grover Mitchell, Ernie Tack
reeds: Bill Perkins, Lanny Morgan, Harry Klee, Abe Most, Bill Green, Jerome Richardson, Ernie Watts, Don Menza, Pete Christlieb, Jack Nimitz
piano: Artie Kane, Marshall Otwell
keyboards: Joe Sample, Dave Grusin, Ian Underwood
guitar: Larry Carlton, Dennis Budimir
bass: Joe Mondragon, Chuck Berghofer, Wilton Felder
drums: Harvey Mason percussion: Victor Feldman, Larry Bunker

30492422 CantHideLove

Sunday, August 20, 2006

Hubert LAWS - Romeo and Juliet (CBS, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Undecided (6:07) S.Shavers, S.Robin, arranged by Bob James
2. Tryin' To Get The Feeling Again (8:07) D.Pomeranz, arranged by Bob James
3. Forlane (4:11) Ravel, arranged by Barry Finnerty
4. Romeo & Juliet (7:41) Tchaikovsky, arranged and adapted by Hubert Laws and Bob James
5. What Are We Gonna Do? (5:30) Hubert Laws, arranged by Hubert Laws, strings and horns arranged by Bob James
6. Guatemala Connection (5:43) Hubert Laws, arranged by Hubert Laws, strings and horns arranged by Bob James

flute, piccolo: Hubert Laws
drums: Steve Gadd (on 1), Andy Newmark
bass: Gary King
guitar: Barry Finnerty (acoustic on 2, electric on 3,6), Eric Gale (electric on 1,2,5,6), Steve Khan (acoustic and electric on 4)
keyboards: Mark Gray (Clavinet on 6)
Bob James (Fender Rhodes, Clavinet)
percussion: Ralph MacDonald
trumpet, flugelhorn: Randy Brecker, Jon Faddis, Bernie Glow, Alan Rubin, Marvin Stamm
trombone: Wayne Andre, Alan Raph, David Taylor
strings: Seymour Barab, Alfred Brown, Harry Cykman, Max Ellen, Paul Gershman, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Harry Lookofsky, Guy Lumia, Charles McCracken, David Nadien, Max Polikoff, Matthew Raimondi, Alan Shulman, Barry Sinclair, Emanuel Vardi
voices: Kenneth Coles, Stanley Stroman(arrange),
Shirley Thompson, Denise Wigfall, Robin Wilson

30146227 RomeoAndJuliet

Grover WASHINGTON Jr - Skylarkin' (Motown, 1980)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Easy Loving You (7:19) [Grover Washington,Jr.]
2. Bright Moment (6:28) [Roland Kirk]
3. Snakes Eyes (4:32) [Grover Washington,Jr.]
4. I Can't Help It (6:25) [Stevie Wonder, S.Greenw]
5. Love (5:20) [Ralph MacDonald, William Salter, D.Stevens]
6. Open Your Mind (Wide) (6:05) [R.J.Wilson, C.K.Wilson]

Grover Washington, Jr.: soprano/tenor/baritone saxophone, flute, Prophet 5, ocarina
Eric Gale: guitar
Marcus Miller: bass
Richard Tee: acoustic/electric piano
Idris Muhammed: drums
Ralph MacDonald: percussion, syndrums
Ed Walsh: 8-voice (on 4)
Jorge Dalto: piano (solo on 2)
Paul Griffin: clavinet (on 3)
Jon Faddis: flugelhorn (on 1)
Alexander Otey: trumpet (on 1)

30142598 Skylarkin

Saturday, August 12, 2006

LE SYSTEME CRAPOUTCHIK - Flop (Flamophone/RCA, 1971)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

Rare French POP

1. Flop (Instrumental) C Padovan - G Kawczynski
2. L'enchanteur C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
3. Monsieur sans joie (1ére version) C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
4. Ploum le clown C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
5. La vie est belle (2éme version) C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
6. All what I have (Un peu de rien) C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
7. J'aime chanter C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
8. Demain C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
9. Je t'ai cherchée partout C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
10. L'enfant de chœur C Puterflam - J.P. Alarcen
11. L'horrible rêve (Instrumental) C Padovan, G Kawczynski
12. Un jour dans ma vie G Kawczynski - C. Padovan
13. Un peu de rien C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
14. L'amourophobe C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
15. Gamelle trouée (Instrumental) C Padovan, G Kawczynski
16. La vie est belle (1 ère version) C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
17. Mourir d'amour C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
18. Au clair de lune ou dans l'ombre de l'autre C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
19. J'ai regarder passer le temps C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
20. L'horrible rêve C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
21. Un peu de musique C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
22. Chanson sans paroles (Instrumental) C Padovan, G Kawczynski
23. Monsieur sans joie (2éme version) C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
24. Les sans amour C Puterflam - C Padovan, G Kawczynski
25. Aussi loin que je me souvienne J.P.Alarcen

C Puterflam, C Padovan, G Kawczynski, J.P. Alarcen

29174975 Flop

Herbie HANCOCK - Directstep (Columbia, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Butterfly
2. Shiftless Shuffle
3. I Thought It Was You

Herbie Hancock (Keyboards)
Alphonse Mouzon (Drums)
Ray Obiedo (Guitar)
Webster Lewis (Synthesizer, Keyboards, Organ, Piano)
Byron Miller (Bass)
Bennie Maupin (Percussion, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone)
Bill Summers (Percussion)
Paul Jackson (Bass)

29169794 Directstep

Herbie HANCOCK - Dedication (Columbia, 1974)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Maiden Voyage
2. Dolphin Dance
3. Nobu
4. Cantaloupe Island

Herbie Hancock: Keyboards

28929891 Dedication

Sunday, July 30, 2006

Grover WASHINGTON Jr - Reed Seed (Motown, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Do Dat
2. Step N' Thru
3. Reed Seed (Trio Tune)
4. Maracas Beach
5. Santa Cruzin
6. Just the Way You Are
7. Loran's Dance

Grover Washington, Jr.: soprano/alto/tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, flute
John E. Blake, Jr.: electric violin, Polymoog synthesizer, Omni string ensemble, Fender Rhodes (on 6), acoustic piano (on 1)
Tyrone Brown: acoustic bass, electric bass
Leonard "Doc" Gibbs: percussion
James "Sid" Simmons: acoustic piano, Fender Rhodes, electric piano, clavinet
Richard Lee Steacker: electric guitar
Millard "Pete" Vinson: drums
Jeanine Otis, Rita Boggs, Lita Boggs, John E. Blake, Jr., Richard Lee Steacker, Leonard "Doc" Gibbs : background vocal

27550819 ReedSeed

Tom SCOTT - New York Connection (Ode, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Dirty Old Man (5:21) [Tom Scott]
2. Uptown & Country (6:20) [Tom Scott]
3. New York Connection (4:25) [Tom Scott]
4. Garden (5:38) [Michel Colombier]
5. Time And Love (4:34) [Ralph MacDonald, William Salter]
6. Midtown Rush (4:48) [Tom Scott]
7. Looking Out For Number 7 (5:36) [Tom Scott]
8. Appolonia (Foxtrata) (4:03) [Tom Scott]
9. You're Gonna Need Me (4:43) [Richard Tee]

Tom Scott: tenor/soprano/baritone saxophone, woodwings, lyricon, flute, moog synthesizer, ARP string ensemble
Ralph MacDonald: percussion
Hugh McCracken: guitar, harmonica
Eric Gale: guitar, bass (on 9)
Gary King: bass
Steve Gadd: drums
Richard Tee: keyboards
Bob James: electric piano
George Harrison: slide guitar (on 8)
Dick "Slyde" Hyde: trombone/bass trumpet (on 9)
Chuck Findley: trumpet (on 9)

27548485 NewYorkConnection

Gil EVANS - Where Flamingos Fly (A&M, 1971)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Zee Zee
2. Nana
3. Love Your Love
4. Jelly Rolls
5. Where Flamingos Fly
6. El Matador

Billy Harper - tenor saxophone
Howard Johnson - bariton saxophone
John Coles - trumpet
Harry Lookofsky - tenor violin
Joe Beck - guitar
Herb Bushler - bass
Don Preston - synthesizer
Lenny White - Drums
Sue Evans - percussion
Airto Moeira - vocal, percussion
Flora Purim - vocal, percussion
Gil Evans - piano
Trever Koehler - soprano saxophone
Stan Shafran - trumpet
Hannibal Peterson - trombone
Jimmy Knepper - trombone
Bruce Johnson - guitar
Richard Davis - bass
Bill Quinze - bass
Phil Davis - synthesizer
Brues Ditmas - drums

27554501 WhereFlamingosFly

Friday, July 21, 2006

Thad Jones / Mel Lewis - New Life (A&M, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Greetings And Salutations
2. Love And Harmony
3. Little Rascal On A Rock
4. Forever Lasting
5. Love To One is One to Love
6. Thank You
7. Cherry Juice

Al Porcino tp; Cecil Bridgewater tp,flh; Don Butterfield tub; Earl McIntyre tb,tub; Ed Xiques as,ss,fl,cl; Frank Foster ts,ss; George Mraz b; Greg Herbert ts,fl; Herbie Lovelle d; Janice Robinson tb; Jerry Dodgion as,ss,fl,cl; Jim Buffington frh; John Mosca tb; Lou Marini as,ss,fl,cl; Mel Lewis d; Pepper Adams bs; Ray Alonge frh; Roland Hanna p; Sinclair Acey tp,flh; Steve Gilmore b; Thad Jones tp,flh,co; Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra; u.a.; Walter Norris p; Waymon Reed tp

26491440 NewLife

Thad Jones / Mel Lewis - Suite for Pops (A&M, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD
Recorded in 1972 & 1975 (with different band members)

1. Meetin' Place
2. The Summary
3. The Farewell
4. Toledo By Candlelight
5. The Great One
6. Only For Now
7. A Good Time Was Had By All

Richard Davis,bass; George Mraz,bass; Steave Gilmore,bass
Mel Lewis,drums,percussion; Leonard Gibbs,percussion
Roland Hanna,piano;
Dee Dee Bridgewater,vocal
Thad Jones,trumpet,flugel horn,percussion;
Snooky Young,trumpet; Jon Faddis,trumpet;Marvin Stamm,trumpet; Virgil Jones,trumpet; Cecil Bridgewater,trumpet; Stephen Furtado,trumpet; Jim Bossy,trumpet; Lew Soloff,trumpet;
Jimmy Knepper,trombone; Eddie Beat,trombone; Quentin Jackson,trombone; Jack Jeffers,trombone; Billy Campbell,trombone; Cliff Heather,trombone; Janice Robinson,trombone; Earl McIntyre,trombone; Dave Taylor,trombone;
Jim Buffington,french horn; Ray Alonge,french horn; Peter Gordon,french horn; Earl Chapin,french horn; Julius Watkins,french horn
Jerry Dodgion,sax,flute; Eddie Xiques,sax,clarinet; Billy Harper,sax; Eddie Daniels,sax,clarinet,flute; Pepper Adams,sax,clarinet; Ron Bridgewater,sax,flute; Frank Foster,sax,clarinet;Greg Herbert,sax; Lou Marini,sax

26489374 SuiteForPops

Thursday, July 20, 2006

Thad Jones / Mel Lewis - Potpourri (Phil. Int., 1974)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Blues In A Minute
2. All My Yesterdays
3. Quiet Lady
4. Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing
5. For The Love Of Money
6. Yours And Mine
7. Ambiance
8. Living For The City

Billy Campbell tb; Billy Harper ts,fl; Buddy Lucas ts,hrm; Cecil Bridgewater tp,flh; Cliff Heather tb; Ed Xiques as,ss,fl,cl; George Mraz b; Jerry Dodgion as,ss,fl,cl; Jim Bossy tp; Jimmy Knepper tb; Jon Faddis tp,flh; Mel Lewis d; Pepper Adams bs; Quentin Jackson tb; Roland Hanna p; Ron Bridgewater ts,cl; Steve Furtado tp; Thad Jones tp,flh,co

26487416 Potpourri

Wednesday, July 19, 2006

David SANBORN - David Sanborn (Warner, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Indio
2. Smile
3. Mamacita
4. Herbs
5. Concrete Boogie
6. I Do It For Your Love
7. Sophisticated Squaw
8. 7th Ave.

Patti Austin (Vocals), Paul Simon (Vocals), Phoebe Snow (Vocals), Hiram Bullock (Guitar), Hiram Bullock (Vocals), David Sanborn (Flute), David Sanborn (Sax (Alto)), David Sanborn (Sax (Soprano)), David Sanborn (Main Performer), Victor Lewis (Drums), Victor Lewis (Vocals), Herb Bushler (Bass (Electric)), Herb Bushler (Guitar (Bass)), Rosalinda DeLeon (Synthesizer), Rosalinda DeLeon (Keyboards), Rosalinda DeLeon (Piano (Electric)), Lani Groves (Vocals), Phil Ramone (Producer), Jumma Santos (Percussion), Jumma Santos (Conga)

26296946 DavidSanborn

Esther PHILLIPS - From a Whisper to a Scream (Kudu, 1971)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Home Is Where The Hatred Is (Gil Scott-Heron) - 3:25
2. From A Whisper To A Scream (Allen Tousaint) - 4:15
3. To Lay Down Beside You (Tim Drummond) - 5:00
4. That's All Right With Me (M. Small/P. Field) - 3:20
5. 'Til My Back Ain't Got No Bone (E. Floyd/A. Isbell) - 3:15
6. Sweet Touch Of Love (Allen Toussaint) - 3:15
7. Baby, I'm For Real (Marvin and Anna Gaye) - 4:20
8. Your Love Is So Doggone Good (D. Ervin/R. Love) - 3:55
9. Scarred Knees (Janis W. Tyrone) - 6:15
10. How Blue Can You Get (Leonard Feather) - 5:08
11. Brother, Brother (Carole King) - 2:54
12. Don't Run And Hide (A. Hicks/G. Nash/C. Crock) - 5:58
13. A Beautiful Friendship (D. Cahn/S.H. Styne) - 4:52

Richard Tee (p,org); Cornell Dupree, Eric Gale (g); Gordon Edwards (b); Bernard Purdie (d); Airto Moreira (perc); Esther Phillips (vcl); Joshie Armstead, Hilda Harris, Barbara Massey, Louis St. Louis, Tasha Thomas (bkgrnd vcl); Pee Wee Ellis (arr,cond). Jack Wilson (rhythm arr).
John Eckert, John Gatchell (tp,flhrn); Sam Burtis, Dick Griffin (tb); Frank Vicari (ts,f); David Liebman (bs,f); Hank Crawford (as);
Michael Comins, Max Hollander, Leo Kahn, Charles Libove, Guy Lumia, Max Pollikoff, Alvin Rogers, Paul Winter, Jack Zayde (vln); Harold Coletta, Harry Zaratzian (viola); Charles McCracken, Alan Shulman (cello); Margaret Ross (harp); Don Sebesky (string arr).

26293618 FromAWhisperToAScream

Peter HERBOLZHEIMER - Wide Open (MPS, 1973)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Frog Dance
2. That Ol' Bus Smell
3. Babo
4. Nica' s Dream
5. Like A Soft Breeze
6. Blue Dervish
7. The Cats
8. Hi-Jack

Art Farmer - trumpet
Palle Mikkelborg - trumpet
Rick Kiefer - trumpet
Ack Van Rooyen - trumpet
Philip Catherine - guitar
Herb Geller - sax, flute
Jiggs Whigham - trombone
Ake Persson - trombone
Peter Herbolzheimer - trombone
Rudi Fuesers - trombone
Dieter Reith - elec. piano, organ
Niles Henning Orsted Pedersen - bass
Tony Inzalaco - drums
"Sabu Martinez"- conga
Horst Mühlbradt - percussion & piano

26289462 WideOpen

George CABLES - Why not (Why not, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Ebony Moonbeams
2. Rita I & Rita II/Her Spirit Her Soul
3. Dark Side, Light Side
4. Quiet Fire
5. Why Not
6. Think on Me

George Cables (p)
Tony Dumas (b)
Carl Burnett (ds)

26278785 WhyNot

Monday, July 10, 2006

Airto MOREIRA - Touching you ... Touching me (Warner, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD
Listen to the famous "Toque de cuica" !

1. Amajour (George Sopuch)
2. Partido Alto (Jose Bertrami-Alexandre Malheiros)
3. Open Space (Hugo Fattoruso-Airto Moreira)
4. Heartbeat (Michel Colombier-Airto Moreira)
5. Toque de Cuica (Jose Bertrami)
6. Move It On Up (G.T.Moore)
7. And Then We Touched The Sky (Alphonso Johnson)
8. Tempos Atras (Jose Bertrami)
9. It's Not A Ballad (Jose Bertrami)
10. Introduction To The End (Airto Moreira)

Airto (Perc, Vo), Peter Bunetta (Ds ex 2,9,10), Laudir de Oliveira (Congas), Manolo Badrena (Perc on 1,3), Alphonso Johnson (Bs, Stick on 3), George Sopuch (G), Al Ciner (G), George Duke (Key on 1,3,5,8), Michael Boddicker (Synth on 1), Herb Alpert (Tp on 1), Joe Farrell (TSax on 1,6, SSax on 2), Jose Bertrami (Rhodes on 2,9), Flora Purim (Vo on 2,3,9), Marcos Valle (Key on 3,4,5,8), Hugo Fattoruso (Synth on 3,4,8), Michael Colombier (Pf on 4), Bayette (Pf on 5,6,7,8), Richard Feldman (G on 6), W. D. Smith (Org on 6), Bob Robles (G on 7), The Sweet Inspirations (Cho on 1,6,8), Nivaldo Ornellas (SSax on 9)

25488675 TouchingYouTouchingMe

Hank CRAWFORD - Help me Make it Through the Night (Kudu, 1972)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Help Me Make It Through The Night (Kris Kristofferson) - 5:40
2. Brian's Song (Michel Legrand) - 3:25
3. Uncle Funky (aka Bowl Full O'Blues) (Hank Crawford) - 5:32
4. In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning (Elliott/James) - 2:48
5. Go Away Little Girl (Goffin/King) - 4:20
6. Imagine (John Lennon) - 4:05
7. Ham (Alfred Ellis) - 3:07
8. The Sun Died (Delanoe/Giraud/Gregory/Charles) - 4:05

Idris Muhammad (d); Bernard Purdie (d); Airto Moreira (perc);
Ron Carter (el-b);
Richard Tee (org); Phil Kraus (vib); Eric Gale, Cornell Dupree (el-g)
Grover Washington, Jr. (ts); Hank Crawford (as); Pepper Adams (bs)
Al DeRisi, Snooky Young (tp); Wayne Andre (tb);
Bernard Eichen, Felix Giglio, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Harry Lookofsky, Joe Malin, Gene Orloff, Max Polikoff, Rlliot Rosoff (vln); Alfred Brown, Theodore Israel, Emanuel Vardi (viola); Charles McCracken, George Ricci (cello); Margaret Ross (harp)
Pee Wee Ellis (arr,cond); Don Sebesky (arr).

25484799 HelpMeMakeItThroughTheNight

Astrud GILBERTO - September 17, 1969 (Verve, 1969)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Beginnings
2. Holiday
3. Here, There and Everywhere
4. Light My Fire
5. Let Go
6. Let's Have the Morning After
7. Think of Rain
8. A Million Miles Away Behind the Door
9. Love Is Stronger Far Than We
10. Don't Leave Me, Baby (Nilsson)
11. Summer Sweet 1 & 2

Astrud Gilberto (vo) Albert Garcon (arr, cond) unidentified orchestra and choir

25482866 September171969

Stan GETZ - Communication '72 (Verve, 1972)

OOP -Ripped@128 from CD

1. Communication '72
2. Outhouse Blues
3. Now You've Gone
4. Back to Bach
5. Nursery Rhymes for All God's Children
6. Soul Dance
7. Redemption
8. Flight
9. Moods of a Wanderer
10. Bonjour Tristesse

Stan Getz (ts) Michel Legrand Orchestra, Chorus, Strings

25478938 Communication72

Friday, July 07, 2006

Ronnie FOSTER - Cheshire Cat (Blue Note, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from Vinyl

1. Like a Child
2. Tuesday Heartbreak
3. Funky Motion
4. Fly Away
5. Heartless
6. Cheshire Cat

James Mtume Conga, Percussion
George Benson Guitar, Vocals
Joe Beck Guitar
Ronnie Foster Arranger, Keyboards, Main Performer, Vocals
Dennis Davis Drums
Gary King Bass
William Allen Bass

25176891 CheshireCat

Wilbert LONGMIRE - Sunny Side Up (Tappan Zee, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Black Is The Color - 8:11
2. Good Morning! (Jay Chattaway) - 8:48
3. Love Why Don't You Find Us (Wilbert Longmire/Patti Austin) - 6:13
4. Lovely Day (Bill Withers/Skip Scarborough) - 6:25
5. Starflight (Wilbert Longmire) - 5:47

Dave Sanborn (as); Richard Tee (p); Bob James (el-p, arr, cond); Wilbert Longmire (g); Gary King (b); Harvey Mason (d, el-d); Sue Evans (perc); unknown (background vcl) with overdubbed: Randy Brecker, Jon Faddis, Marvin Stamm, Alan Rubin, Mike Lawrence (tp); Paul Faulise, Wayne Andre, Dave Taylor (tb); George Marge, Eddie Daniels, Harvey Estrin (ts, f, af, bf); Harry Cykman, Max Ellen, Barry Finclair, Paul Gershman, Charles Libove, Harry Lookofsky, Matthew Raimondi (vln); LaMar Alsop, Emanuel Vardi (viola); David Nadien (concertmaster) ...

25175197 SunnySideUp

Lee RITENOUR - Friendship (JVC, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD
Note that exist 2 albums called "Frienship",
this one issued in 1978, the other in 1979

1. Sea Dance
2. Crystal Morning
3. Samurai Night Fever
4. Life Is the Song We Sing
5. Woody Creek
6. It's a Natural Thing

Lee Ritenour (g)
Ernie Watts (ts, ss)
Dave Grusin, Don Grusin (key)
Abraham Laboriel (b)
Steve Gadd (ds)
Steve Forman perc)

25173259 Friendship_1978_

Don ELLIS - Autumn (Columbia, 1968)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Variations for Trumpet (Ellis)
2. Scratt & Fluggs (Ellis)
3. Pussy Wiggle Stomp (Ellis)
4. K.C. Blues (Live at Stanford University) (Parker / arr. Ellis)
5. Child of Ecstacy (Ellis)
6. Indian Lady – (Live at Stanford University) (Ellis)

Don Ellis Trumpet Ira Schulman - Alto Sax Frank Strozier - Alto Sax, Clarinet Ron Starr - Alto Sax, Flute, Piccolo, Soprano Sax, Clarinet Sam Falzone - Tenor Sax, Soprano Sax, Flute, Clarinet John Klemmer - Tenor Sax Clarinet John Magruder - Baritone Sax, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet Glenn Stuart - Trumpet Stu Blumberg - Trumpet John Rosenberg - Trumpet Bob Harmon - Trumpet Ernie Carlson - Trombone Glenn Ferris - Trombone Don Switzer - Bass Trombone Terry Woodson - Bass Trombone Doug Bixby - Tuba Roger Bobo - Tuba Pete Robinson - Piano, Clavinet, Electric Piano, Prepared Piano Mike Lang - Piano, Claviniet, Electric Piano Ray Neapolitan - Bass Dave Parlato - Bass Ralph Humphrey - Drums Gene Strimling - Drums, Percussion Lee Pastora - Conga Mark Stevens - Vibes, Percussion

25171020 Autumn

Monday, July 03, 2006

Airto MOREIRA - Virgin Land (Salvation, 1974)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Stanley's Tune (Stanley Clarke) - 4:31
2. Musikana (Gabriel DeLorme) - 7:03
3. Virgin Land (Airto Moreira) - 8:15
4. Peasant Dance (Milcho Leviev) - 3:30
5. Lydian Riff (Milcho Leviev) - 7:15
6. Hot Sand (Airto Moreira) - 5:30
7. I Don't Have To Do What I Don't Want To Do (Airto Moreira/Gabriel DeLorme) - 3:16

Airto (Moreira) (d,perc,vcl)
Stanley Clarke, Alex Blake (el-b)
George Duke Milcho Leviev (key); Kenny Ascher (p,mellotron)
David Amaro, Gabriel DeLorme (g)
Flora (Purim) (vcl,vcl effects)
Eddie Daniels (cl); George Marge (oboe,picc); Jane Taylor (bassoon)

24856300 VirginLand

Idris MUHAMMAD - Turn This Mutha Out (Kudu, 1976)

OOP - Ripped@128 from Vinyl

1. Could Heaven Ever Be Like This (David Matthews) - 8:37
2. Camby Bolongo (David Matthews) - 3:50
3. Turn This Mutha Out (David Matthews/Tony Sarafino) - 6:50
4. Tasty Cakes (David Matthews/Tony Sarafino) - 4:23

5. Crab Apple (David Matthews) - 5:07
6. Moon Hymn (David Matthews) - 4:22
7. Say What (David Matthews) - 4:05

Wilbur Bascomb (b);
Idris Muhammad (d,tom tom); Rubens Bassini, Sue Evans (perc);
Hiram Bullock, Charlie Brown, Hugh McCracken, Eric Gale (g);
Cliff Carter (prob. key,synth)
Mike Brecker (ts); David Tofani (ss); Ronnie Cuber (bs); Jeremy Steig (f)
Randy Brecker, Jon Faddis (tp);
Margaret Ross (harp);
Frank Floyd, Bill Eaton, Zachary Sanders, Ray Simpson, Ken Williams (vcl)
David Matthews (arr).

24859094 TurnThisMuthaOut

Hubert LAWS - Morning Star (CTI, 1972)

OOP - Ripped@128 from Vinyl

1. Morning Star (Rodgers Grant) - 7:54
2. Let Her Go (Hubert Laws) - 4:50
3. Where Is the Love (Ralph MacDonald/William Salter) - 4:34
4. No More (Hubert Laws) - 5:00
5. Amazing Grace (trad.) - 7:20
6. What Do You Think Of This World Now? (Hubert Laws) - 6:00

Bob James (el-p)
Ron Carter (b)
Billy Cobham (d); Dave Friedman (vib,perc); Ralph MacDonald (perc)
Alan Rubin, Marvin Stamm (tp,flhrn); Garnett Brown (tb); James Buffington (frhrn)
Hubert Laws (f,al-f,b-f,picc); Phil Bodner (cl,f,al-f); Romeo Penque (f,al-f,b-f,picc,eng hrn); Jack Knitzer (bassoon)
Harry Cykman, Max Ellen, Paul Gershman, Emanuel Green, Harry Lookofsky, David Nadien, Gene Orloff, Elliot Rosoff, Irving Spice (vln); George Koutzen, Charles McCracken, Lucien Schmit (cello); Gloria Agostini (harp)
Lani Groves, Eloise Laws, Debra Laws, Tasha Thomas (vcl).
Don Sebesky (arr,cond).

24853756 MorningStar

George BENSON - I Got A Woman And Some Blues (A&M/CTI, 1969)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. I Got A Woman (Ray Charles) - 4:55
2. Out Of The Blue (Henry Nemo/Will Jason) - 3:15
3. Bluesadelic (aka Original Blues) (George Benson) - 4:15
4. Durham’s Turn (aka Original #1) (George Benson) - 4:05
5. Good Morning, Blues (Billy Vera) - 2:50
6. I Worry ‘Bout You (Norman Mapp) - 2:25
7. Without Her (Harry Nilsson) - 2:35
8. She Went A Little Bit Farther (Mack Vickery/Merle Kilgore) - 3:05
9. Goodbye, Columbus (James Yester) - 2:00

George Benson (g), Luiz Bonfá (g), others unknown.

24851325 IGotAWomanAndSomeBlues

Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Vladimir COSMA - Les Sous-doués à la campagne (1980)

En exclusivité mondiale ! - Ripped@128 from DVD
(extrait de la bande sonore du DVD via le programme VLC)

La fameuse musique des sous-doués pique-niquant à la campagne :)

24403472 LesSousDouesALaCampagne

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

V.S.O.P. The Quintet - Five Stars (CBS, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Skagly (Freddie Hubbard) 9.56
2. Finger Painting (Herbie Hancock) 6.44
3. Mutants On The Beach (Tony Williams) 11.04
4. Circe (Wayne Shorter) 4.30

Herbie Hancock (p)
Wayne Shorter (ss,ts)
Freddie Hubbard (tp, flghn)
Ron Carter (b)
Tony Williams (ds)

24310389 FiveStars

Coke ESCOVEDO - Coke (Mercury, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. No One To Depend On
2. Why Can't We Be Lovers
3. Rebirth
4. Easy Come Easy Go
5. Love Letters
6. Halls Delight
7. If I Ever Lose This Heaven
8. What Are You Under
9. Make It Sweet
10. Life Is A Tortured Love Affair

Coke Escovedo, Pete Escovedo (perc)
Frank Mercurio (kb)
Mark Phillips (b)
Joe Rubino (g)
Harvey Mason, Pete Risso (ds)
Linda Tillery, Calvin Tillery, Julia Tillman, Maxine Willard (voc)
Ron Smith, Forrest Buchtel, Vince Denim, Mike Kirkhouse (horns)
Nathan Rubin, Roy Malan, Teressa Adams, Miriam Dye, Joanna Hervig (strings)

24308556 Coke

CTI All Stars - California Concert (CTI, 1971)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Fire And Rain (James Taylor) - 11:30
2. Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard) - 14:50
3. Sugar (Stanley Turrentine) - 13:30
4. Blues West (Eumir Deodato) - 20:40

Hubert Laws (f) Johnny Hammond (el-p); George Benson (el-g); Ron Carter (b); Billy Cobham (d); Airto (perc), Freddie Hubbard (tp) Stanley Turrentine (ts), Hank Crawford (as)

24304182 CaliforniaConcert

Ron CARTER - Anything Goes (Kudu, 1975)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Anything Goes (Cole Porter) - 5:26
2. De Samba (Ron Carter) - 5:50
3. Baretta's Theme (Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow) (Dave Grusin/Morgan Ames) - 5:05
4. Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) (Hugo & Luigi/George David Weiss) - 5:12
5. Quarto Azul (Ron Carter) - 6:57
6. Big Fro (Ron Carter) - 5:07

Randy Brecker (tp); Alan Rubin (tp,flhrn); Barry Rogers (tb); Mike Brecker (ts); Phil Woods (as); Hubert Laws (f); Don Grolnick (el-p); Richard Tee (org); Eric Gale (el-g); Ron Carter (b, piccolo b, arr); Steve Gadd (d); Ralph MacDonald (cga,perc); George Devens, Arthur Jenkins (perc); Patti Austin, Marilyn Jackson, Maeretha Stewart (vcl); Dave Matthews (arr).
Jimmy Madison (d); David Sanborn, Patti Austin, Marilyn Jackson, Maeretha Stewart (vcl)

24300631 AnythingGoes

Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Dave Valentin - Legends (GRP, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Legends
2. Bourree in E Minor
3. Sea Pines
4. Crystal Silence
5. Afro Blue
6. Masquerade
7. Patterns for the Sky
8. I Want to be Where you Are

flute: Dave Valentin
guitar: Michael Viñas, Jose Ortiz
electric bass: Anthony Jackson, Francisco Centino
drums: Steve Gadd
bongo, conga: Rafael De Jesus
timbales: Benjamin Marrero
percussion: Milton Cardona, Gene Golden, Teddy Holiday, Rubens Bassini, Larry Rosen
strings: David Nadien, Noel Pointer, Charles McCracken, Barry Finclari, Harold Kohon, Alan Shulman, Max Pollikoff, Paul Gershman, Lewis Eley, Harry Cykman, Diana Halprin, Alfred Brown, Herbert Sorkin, Emanuel Yardi, Charles McCracken

23575014 Legends

Dave Valentin - The Hawk (GRP, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Marcosinho
2. Blackbird
3. Do it Again
4. What a Wonderful World
5. Me'll Make Love
6. Windows
7. The Hawk

Dave Valentin (flute, cabasa)
Angie Bofill (vocals)
Dave Grusin (electric piano, synthesizer)
Oscar Hernandez (piano)
Michael Vinas (acoustic guitar)
Marcus Miller, Lincoln Goines (electric bass)
Buddy Williams, Tito Marrero (drums); "Crusher" Bennett (percussion); Rafael De Jesus (congas, bongos, percussion); Roger Squitero (congas, percussion); Larry Rosen (percussion)

23573434 TheHawk

STUFF - Stuff it ! (Warner, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Mighty Love (4:50) [Jefferson, Hawes, Simmons]
2. Dance With Me (4:21) [J.Hall, J.Hall]
3. Since You've Been Gone (Baby, Baby, Sweet Baby) (4:54) [A.Franklin, T.White]
4. Always (5:47) [Richard Tee]
5. Stuff It (:48) [C.Dupree, G.Edwards]
6. Love Having You Around (3:57) [S.Wonder, S.Wright]
7. Rainbows (4:01) [Richard Tee]
8. Gordon's Theme (6:52) [Gordon Edwards]
9. Takin' About My Love For You (4:54) [G.Edwards, D.Smyrl]
10. Do It Again (2:24) [Stuff]

Cornell Dupree: guitar
Gordon Edwards: bass
Steve Gadd: drums
Eric Gale: guitar
Chris Parker: drums
Richard Tee: keyboards
Crusher Bennett: percussion
George Young: tenor saxophone solo on 8
Gene Orloff: violin solo on 8
Ronnie Cuber (baritone saxophone)
Jon Faddis, Alan Rubin (trumpet, flugelhorn)
Alex Foster (alto saxophone)
Tom Malone (trombone)
George Young (alto saxophone, tenor saxophone)
Gene Orloff (concertmaster, violin)
Guy Lumia, Julian Barber, Paul Winter (violin)
Al Brown, Mithue Takayama (viola)
Kermit Moore (cello)
background vocals: Van McCoy, Faith, Hope & Charity, Peter Marshall, Venetta Fields, Oren Waters, Verna Richardson, 8th Ave Chorus (Steve, Gordon, Chris, David, Ponch,
Roy, Frank)

23569256 StuffIt

STUFF - Live Stuff (Warner, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD
Live in Japan

1. Foots (5:10) [Stuff]
2. Junior Walker Medley: Road Runner / Pucker Up Buttercup (7:00)
[B.Holland, L.Dozier, E.Holland / J.Bristol, H.Fuqua, D.Coggins]
3. Need Somebody (9:20) [Gordon Edwards, Richard Tee]
4. Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Your / Stuff's Theme (14:24)
[S.Wonder, L.M.Hardaway, S.Wright, L.Garrett / Stuff]
5. Love Of Mine (4:41) [Gordon Edwards] 6. Dixie (5:47) [traditional]

Cornell Dupree: guitar
Gordon Edwards: bass, vocal
Steve Gadd: drums
Eric Gale: guitar
Richard Tee: piano, electric piano, organ, vocal

23567469 LiveStuff

Monday, June 19, 2006

Steve Khan - Tightrope (Columbia, 1977)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Some Punk Funk (5:20) [Steve Khan]
2. Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet Tender Love) (6:29) [K.Gamble, L.Huff]
3. Tightrope (for Folon) (5:44) [Steve Khan]
4. The Big Ones (6:02) [Randy Brecker]
5. Star Chamber (5:19) [Steve Khan]
6. Soft Summer Breeze (5:00) [J.Spencer, E.Heywood]
7. Where Shadows Meet (3:40) [Steve Khan]

Steve Khan: electric guitar, electric 12-string guitar, acoustic guitar
Jeff Mironov: electric guitar David Spinozza: electric guitar
Don Grolnick: Fender Rhodes, acoustic piano, clavinet, organ
Bob James: Fender Rhodes, Oberheim Polyphonic Synthesizer
Will Lee: bass
Steve Gadd: drums
Ralph MacDonald: percussion
Randy Brecker: trumpet
Michael Brecker: tenor saxophone
David Sanborn: alto saxophone

23565345 Tightrope

Steve Khan - The Blue Man (Columbia, 1978)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. Daily Bulls (7:02) [Steve Khan]
2. The Blue Man (6:01) [Steve Khan]
3. Some Down Time (5:25) [Steve Khan]
4. The Little Ones (5:52) [Randy Brecker]
5. Daily Valley (4:52) [Steve Khan]
6. An Eye Over Autumn (for Folon) (8:48) [Steve Khan]

Steve Khan: electric guitar, electric 12-string guitar, acoustic guitar
Jeff Mironov: electric guitar
Don Grolnick: Fender Rhodes, ARP String Ensemble, ARP Pro Soloist, acoustic piano, organ
Bob James: Oberheim Polyphonic Synthesizer
Will Lee: electric bass
Steve Gadd: drums Ralph MacDonald: percussion, congas
Mike Mainieri: marimba Rick Marotta: timbales, cowbell
Randy Brecker: trumpet David Sanborn: alto saxophone
Michael Brecker: tenor saxophone

23564214 TheBlueMan

Steve Khan - Arrows (Columbia, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. City Suite (11:48) [Steve Khan]
(Part I: City Monsters; Part II: Dream City)
2. Candles (6:57) [Steve Khan]
3. Daily Village (6:42) [Steve Khan]
4. Some Arrows (5:48) [Steve Khan]
5. Calling (6:30) [Steve Khan]

Steve Khan: electric guitar, electric 12-string guitar, acoustic guitar
Jeff Mironov: electric guitar
Don Grolnick: Fender Rhodes, ARP String Ensemble, acoustic piano, organ
Rob Mounsey: Oberheim Polyphonic Synthesizer
Will Lee: electric bass, electric fretless bass, tabla bassa
Steve Gadd: drums
Rick Marotta: drums
Errol "Crusher" Bennett: percussion
Randy Brecker: trumpet David Sanborn: alto saxophone
Michael Brecker: tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone

23563188 Arrows

Ron CARTER - Spanish Blue (CTI, 1974)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD

1. El Noche Sol (Ron Carter) - 5:56
2. So What (Miles Davis) - 11:24
3. Sabado Sombrero (Ron Carter) - 6:14
4. Arkansas (Ron Carter) - 10:33

Hubert Laws (f); Roland Hanna (p); Jay Berliner (g); Ron Carter (b); Billy Cobham (d,field d); Ralph MacDonald; Leon Pendarvis (el-p)

23520153 SpanishBlue

Maynard FERGUSON - M.F. Horn 3 (Columbia, 1973)

OOP - Ripped@128 from Quadraphonic LP (Excellent sound !)

1. Awright,Awright
2. 'Round Midnight
3. Nice'n Juicy
4. Pocahontas
5. Love Theme From "The Valachi Papers"
6. Mother Fingers
7. S.O.M.F.

Andy MacIntosh,sax; Tony Buchanan,sax; Bruce Johnstone,sax;
Maynard Ferguson,trumpet,superbone,flugel;
Alan Downey,trumpet; Mike Davis,trumpet;
Tony Mabbett,trumpet; Terry Noonan,trumpet;
Billy Graham,trombone; Adrian Drover,trombone;
Geoff Wright,trombone;
Pete Jackson,piano; Dave Markee,bass; Randy Jones,drums;
Ray Cooper,percussion;

Edited 04 Sept 2006: CD release announced @

Manolo BADRENA - Manolo (A&M, 1979)

OOP - Ripped@128 from CD
With Jaco Pastorius as guest ...

1. One Thing
2. Canales (Love Will Pave the Way)
3. Got Some (News for You)
4. Clube da Esquina (The Corner)
5. Fly Away (Agueybana)
6. Claro Que Si (Yes of Course)
7. Yana
8. Amor Lejano (Distant Love)

Manolo Badrena: synthesizer, percussion, conga, sound effects, timbales, vocals, voices, bells, chekere, bata, vocal effect, chinese gong
Hugo Fattoruso: synthesizer, piano, vocals, cavaquinho, fender rhodes, synthesizer bass
Jaco Pastorius: bass
Abraham Laboriel : bass
Carlos Rios: guitar
Lani Hall : vocals
Maria Fatima : guitar, vocals
Venette Gloud : vocals
Sybil Thomas : vocals
Carmen Twillie : vocals

23493711 Manolo