Monday, 28 November 2011

Jazz Playlist for Monday 28th November 2011

Jazz Playlist for Monday 28th Nov 2011 - Find it here

Billy Strayhorn - Raincheck
Jackie McLean - A Fickle Sonance
Archie Shepp - Blase ... Never been beaten for his free jazz spirit
Lee Konitz - Skylark
Miles Davis Quintet - Pee Wee
Jose James - Love ... Modern and Soooooooo Cool
Poncho Sanchez - morning ... Lovely Latin
Mongo Santamaria - Afro Blue ... Following the theme, but more subtle and sexual
Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin - Jazz Workshop
Kenny Ball - Riverboat Shuffle

Saturday, 26 November 2011

Jazz Playlist for Saturday 26th November 2011

Here's some great 60's jazz tracks, in the main from the Savoy label and featuring some really cool free moods.

Paul Bley - Ojos de Gato
Archie Shepp Quartet with Bill Dixon - Somewhere
Ornette Coleman Trio - Faces and Places
Albert Ayler - Ghosts
Dexter Gordon - Soy Califa
Yusef Lateef, Wilbur Harden, Hugh Lawson, Ernie Farrow & Oliver Jackson - Lover man
Lee Morgan - Absolutions
Erroll Garner - I get a kick out of you
Cannonball Adderley - Autumn Leaves
Sonny Criss - Paris Blues

Friday, 25 November 2011

Jazz Playlist for Friday 25th November 2011 - Blue Note !

Here's my Playlist for today - I challenge you not to like every track

Miles Davis - Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Bud Powell - A Night In Tunisia
Horace Silver - Doodlin'
Jutta Hipp - Don't Worry About Me
Toshiko Akiyoshi - Long Yellow Road
Lou Donaldson - Pot Belly
Hank Mobley - Recado Bossa Nova
Cannonball Adderley Quintet - Mercy Mercy Mercy
Stanley Turrentine - Triste
Tina Brooks Quintet - Nutville

Thursday, 24 November 2011

Jazz Playlist for Thursday 24th November 2011

Here's today's Jazz Playlist for Thursday 24th November 2011

I've included some great swing, a beautiful classic protest song, a smooth croon and topped off with some wonderful footage of my favourite trombonist in action.

Artie Shaw - Two in One Blues
Benny Goodman - Sing Sing Sing
Fats Waller - The Joint is Jumpin'
Dan Block - Kissing Bug
Tubby Hayes - Off the wagon (1972)
Doris Day - Sentimental Journey
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit
Rex Stewart's Big Eight - Dutch Treat
Nat King Cole with George Shearing - Let There Be Love
Jack Teagarden & His All Stars - Jack Armstrong Blues

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Jazz for Wednesday 23rd November 2011

Here's your playlist for today ( Jazz for Wednesday 23rd November 2011 )

A nice mixture of styles, speeds and sentiments.

Ben Webster - Solitude
Chet Baker - Almost Blue
Harold Land - Pakistan
Stan Getz, John Coltrane, Oscar Peterson. Jimmy Cobb and Paul Chambers - Germany 1960
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
Barney Kessel - Gypsy in my Soul
Woody Herman - Four Brothers
Count Basie's Orchestra - April in Paris
Carmen McRae - Trouble Is A Man
Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus, Bud Powell, Max Roach - Salt Peanuts

New Youtube Jazz Channel - Starts Today !

We are moving this site forward by beginning a Jazz Enthusiasts Youtube channel and integrating it with the website. We will be seeking to present the best jazz on the web and pointing you in its direction.

Every day we will collate 10 great jazz tracks and create them in our daily playlist. We hope that you will join us and give us your thoughts and insights into the music.

Our main video channel can be found here and each day we will post our latest playlist link on the website