Posts Tagged ‘ Jazz ’

Photos of Duke Ellington

 

Nabbed from other blogs/sites, any problems let me know and I’ll attribute or delete.

Best Of Easy Mo Bee. An Arbitrary Selection. 320kbps.

Easy Mo Bee. An Arbitrary Selection. 320kbps.

download. 19tracks.176mb.79minutes

1.  Miles Davis ~ Mystery.

2.  LL Cool J ~ Pink Cookies In A Plastic Bag (Easy Mo Bee Remix).

3.  Notorious B.I.G. ~ Machine Gun Funk.

4.  Craig Mack ~ Judgement Day.

5.  Freddie Foxx ~ So Tough (Feat. Queen Latifah).

6.  King Just ~ Can I Get Some.

7.  Jamal ~ Live Illegal.

8.  Trends Of Culture ~ Make A Move.

9.  Lost Boyz ~ Lifestyles Of The Rich & Shameless.

10. Das EFX ~ Knockin’ Niggaz Off.

11. 2Pac ~ Temptations.

12. Shaquille O’Neal ~ Game Of Death (Feat. Rakim).

13. Busta Rhymes ~ Everything Remains Raw.

14. Queen Latifah ~ Elements I’m Among.

15. Rappin’ Is Fundamental (R.I.F.) ~ Who’s Da Man.

16. Chubb Rock ~ Games We Play.

17. Nice & Smooth ~ Boogie Down Bronx/BK Connection.

18. Big Daddy Kane ~ Uncut, Pure.

19. Mos Def ~ Zimzallabim.

Dave Brubeck Quartet: How High The Moon {Live at Oberlin College, Ohio 1953}

320/20.6mb/9.01s. download

Jack Kerouac/Coleman. The San Francisco Scene/No Strings Attached

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Now it’s jazz, the place is roaring, all beautiful girls in there, one mad brunette at the bar drunk with her boys. One strange chick I remember from somewhere, wearing a simple skirt with pockets, her hands in there, short haircut, slouched, talking to everybody. Up and down the stairs they come. The bartenders are the regular band of Jack, and the heavenly drummer who looks up in the sky with blue eyes, with a beard, is wailing beer-caps of bottles and jamming on the cash register and everything is going to the beat. It’s the beat generation, it’s beat, it’s the beat to keep, it’s the beat of the heart, it’s being beat and down in the world and like oldtime lowdown and like in ancient civilizations the slave boatmen rowing galleys to a beat and servants spinning pottery to a beat.

The faces! There’s no face to compare with Jack Minger’s who’s up on the bandstand now with a colored trumpeter who outblows him wild and Dizzy but Jack’s face overlooking all the heads and smoke. He has a face that looks like everybody you’ve ever known and seen on the street in your generation; a sweet face. Hard to describe, sad eyes, cruel lips, expectant gleam, swaying to the beat, tall, majestical – waiting in front of the drugstore. A face like Hunke’s in New York (Hunke whom you’ll see on Times Square, somnolent and alert, sadsweet, dark, beat, just out of jail, martyred, tortured by sidewalks, starved for sex and companionship, open to anything, ready to introduce new worlds with a shrug). The colored big tenor with the big tone would like to be blowing Sunny Stitts clear out of Kansas City roadhouses, clear, heavy, somewhat dull and unmusical ideas which nevertheless never leave the music, always there, far out, the harmony too complicated for the motley bums (of music-understanding) in there.

The drummer is a sensational 12-year-old Negro boy who’s not allowed to drink but can play, tremendous, a little lithe childlike Miles Davis kid, like early Fats Navarro fans you used to see in Espan Harlem, hep, small – he thunders at the drums with a beat which is described to me by a near-standing connoisseur with beret as a “fabulous beat”. On piano is Blondey Bill, good enough to drive any group. Jack Minger blows out and over his head with these angels from Fillmore, I dig him – now it’s terrific. I just stand in the outside hall against the wall, no beer necessary, with collections of in-and-out listeners, with Verne, and now here returns Bob Berman (who is a colored kid from West Indies who barged into my party six months earlier high with Dean and the gang and I had a Chet Baker record on and we hoofed at each other in the room, tremendous, the perfect grace of his dancing, casual, like Joe Louis casually hoofing). He comes now in dancing like that, glad. Everybody looks everywhere, it’s a jazz-joint and beat generation madtrick, you see someone, “Hi,” then you look away elsewhere, for something someone else, it’s all insane, then you look back, you look away, around, everything is coming in from everywhere in the sound of the jazz. “Hi”, “Hey”. Bang, the little drummer takes a solo, reaching his young hands all over traps and kettles and cymbals and foot-peddle BOOM in a fantastic crash of sound – 12 years old – but what will happen?

with thanks to Call Me A Lyre

MGM Orchestra. An American In Paris Ballet (L.A.R Edit)

I got the Jazz.

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1. Bill Evans. Peace Piece. 1958. download HERE.

2.Donald Byrd. Cristo Redentor. 1963. download HERE.

3.Miles Davis. In A Silent Way/It’s About That Time. 1969. download HERE.

4.John Coltrane. A Love Supreme Pt. 1: Acknowledgement. 1965. download HERE.

5.Grant Green. Down Here On The Ground. 1970. download HERE.

6.Brother Jack McDuff. Oblighetto. 1969. download HERE.

7.Joe Chambers. Mind Rain. 1978. download HERE.

8.Billy Brooks. Forty Days. 1974. download HERE.

9.Marc Moulin. Humpty Dumpty. 1971 – 1974 (Placebo Sessions). download HERE.

10.Bobbi Humphrey. New York Times. 1974. download HERE.

Download List as a 100mb zip file HERE, or as individual mp3’s above and below. Zipped folder has an extra track that I couldn’t find a video for …so I didnt put it up, that track is..

*Idris Muhammad. Lorens Dance. download that HERE as an mp3.

Listening to Jazz through Hip Hop headphone’s.

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Everybody Digs

1. Bill Evans. Peace Piece. 1958. 6mins.43secs. 191kbps. download  HERE.

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A New Perspective

2.Donald Byrd. Cristo Redentor. 1963. 5mins.40secs.  186kbps. download HERE.

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In a Silent Way

3.Miles Davis. In A Silent Way/It’s About That Time. 1969. 19mins.53secs. 160kbps. download HERE.

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A Love Supreme

4.John Coltrane. A Love Supreme Pt. 1: Acknowledgement. 1965. 7mins.43secs. 256kbps. download HERE

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alive

5.Grant Green. Down Here On The Ground. 1970. 6mins.44secs. 160kbps download HERE.

Sampled by A Tribe Called Quest on Vibes and Stuff from The Low End Theory..

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Brother Jack McDuff - Moon Rappin'

6.Brother Jack McDuff. Oblighetto. 6mins.36secs. 1969. 160kbps. download HERE.

Sampled by A Tribe Called Quest on Scenario from The Low End Theory

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Double Exposure

7.Joe Chambers. Mind Rain. 2mins.35secs. 1978. 192kbps. download HERE.

Sampled by Nas on N.Y. State Of Mind

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Billy Brooks

8.Billy Brooks. Forty Days. 6mins.18secs. 192kbps. 1974. download HERE.

Sampled by A Tribe Called Quest on Luck Of Lucien from Peoples Instinctive Travels And The Paths Of Rhythm

get Billy Brooks. Windows Of The Mind LP here ..thanks to Oufar Khan

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Placebo

9.Marc Moulin. Humpty Dumpty. 1min.56secs. 1971-74 (Placebo Sessions). 192kbps download HERE.

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Satin Doll

Bobbi Humphrey. New York Times. 6mins11secs. 1974. 192kbps. download HERE

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