Elvin Jones Archive
COLTRANE. Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album – Verve Why did I give this CD two ratings instead of one? You’ll find out soon. COLTRANE. Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album. John Coltrane (saxophone), McCoy Tyner (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)[June 29, 2018]. CD. Verve. 47:00 */*****: This release of a […]
Rediscovering one of the undervalued heroes of jazz guitar. Sonny Sharrock – Ask the Ages [TrackList follows] – M.O.D. Technologies MOD0016, 44:37 (orig. release: 1991)[11/13/15] ****: (Sonny Sharrock – electric guitar, co-producer; Pharoah Sanders – tenor and soprano saxophone; Elvin Jones – drums; Charnett Moffett – acoustic bass; Bill Laswell – co-producer) Sonny Sharrock (who […]
Coltrane completists, rejoice…..
Inspiring improvisation on vinyl from Lee and company….
Channeling Coltrane through Charlie Mariano…
SACD reissue of this jazz pioneer is brilliant.