World of Jazz 133

Just as this podcast was being finalised I heard the sad news about the passing of the great Ornette Coleman – there will be a fuller tribute in next weeks podcast – but I have included one track in recognition of the man’s passing. PLAYLIST Randy Weston – Blues for Strayhorn – Monterey ’66 David… Continue reading World of Jazz 133

World of Jazz 118

PLAYLIST Death Shanties – Shadow Boxing With Crabs – Crabs New Emily Jazz Orchestra – Riffs – Alternate Sessions Buell Neidlinger – Little Rootie Tootie – Rear View Mirror Stan Getz,  Dizzy Gillespie & Sonny Stitt – Wee (Allen’s Alley) – For Musicians Only Acoustic Ladyland – Living With A Tiger – Living With A… Continue reading World of Jazz 118

World of Jazz 90 – A Tribute to Idris Muhammad

A tribute to the great jazz drummer Idris Muhammad who passed away recently. The music featured is from his work as a side man. While he had spent the past two decades working with jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal, Muhammad’s drumming covered almost every genre of contemporary music, including rock ‘n’ roll. He toured or recorded… Continue reading World of Jazz 90 – A Tribute to Idris Muhammad

World of Jazz 86

PLAYLIST John Handy Quintet – Naima (In Memory of John Coltrane) – New View! Leo Smith – Tastalun – Divine Love Nathan Davis Sextet – Klook’s Theme – Peace Treaty Jimmy Lyons Quartet – Shakin’ Back – The Box Set Fela Kuti – Mr. Follow Follow – The Underground Spiritual Game Pharoah Sanders – Nancy… Continue reading World of Jazz 86

World of Jazz 69

And so we have reached the letter “S” in my overview of the less well known members of the jazz world……. YOU CAN STREAM THE SHOW FROM MIXCLOUD PLAYLIST Omar Sosa – Alejet – Eggun – The Afri-lectic Experience Pharoah Sanders – Morning In Soweto – Spirits James Spaulding – Gentle Spirit – Round To… Continue reading World of Jazz 69