Category Archives: Miles Davis

The Tokyo Blues – plus contest!

TURNAROUNDPHRASE [MOJA]/TUNE IN 5 HIP-SKIP Miles Davis Shinjuku Kohseinenkin Hall, Tokyo 22 January 1975, 2nd set MD, trumpet, organ; Sonny Fortune, soprano, alto, flute; Pete Cosey, guitar, percussion; Reggie Lucas, guitar; Michael Henderson, bass; Al Foster, drums; Mtume, conga, percussion.… Continue reading

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SIVAD [edit] Miles Davis Live-Evil Columbia : 1971 MD, electric trumpet; John McLaughlin, electric guitar; Gary Bartz, soprano and alto sax; Keith Jarrett, electric piano; Michael Henderson, bass; Airto Moreira, percussion; Jack DeJohnette, drums. Thanks for all the insightful and… Continue reading

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KEEPING IT UNREAL: Teo Macero, RIP (1925-2008)

EQUALS Teo Macero Time Plus Seven Finnadar : 1979 (rec. 1963) TM, conductor; personnel unknown. ONE AND ONE Miles Davis On the Corner Columbia : 1972 MD, trumpet; Bennie Maupin, bass clarinet; Carlos Garnett, soprano sax; David Creamer, guitar; Herbie… Continue reading

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Dark Magus: The Lost Years

BOMBAY Diode Processing Co. 7″ Single Lust/Unlust : 1977 Miles Davis, synthesizer; Buddy Rotokowski, processed trumpet; Samuel C. Smalls, keyboards; Lynn Xerox, percussion; Rena Steady, vox. One of the few perks of working in publishing is getting to read galleys… Continue reading

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