One of the most recognizable hip hop samples in history thanks to Dr. Dre is this amazing track by David Axelrod: The Edge.
Worth checking out the entire work of composer, arranger, and producer David Axelrod, if you haven’t done so already.
Fresh new instrumental beats from Brooklyn’s very own DJ Spinna. Great track.
Widely regarded as the holy grail of the rare jazz dance scene, Baaska & Scavelli‘s “Get Off The Ground” is a track that is the very definition of a forgotten treasure!
Double Bass – Jamie Faunt
Drums – Ken Park
Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Don Baaska
Vocals – Valli Scavelli
There is an entire website dedicated to this track.
Brilliant. Reminds me of Simon & Garfunkel vocal harmonies. “The Ash & Clay” by The Milk Carton Kids
Wow. Can’t wait for the album to come out! ‘Mehliana’ by Brad Mehldau & Guiliana.
Great track: ‘Treat me like fire’ by Lion Babe
Fantastic GP mix in honor of Nelson Mandela. Some serious South African jazz tracks on here.
A super mellow Monday morning to everyone!
'Here We Go' by Christopher Owens.
The Crooked Jades live in Glen Park (at Bird & Beckett Books)
This live performance by Abdullah Ibrahim & Carlos Ward at the Poland Jazz Festival in 1984 is my musical tribute to Nelson Mandela.
This is music off one of my favorite Jazz albums of all times: Water from an Ancient Well by Abdullah Ibrahim