Musician,Father,and currently living in the Pocono Mt's of PA.
With over 11,159 LP's or CD's all converted into MP3's w/ large % 320 art encoded w/NonClip Gain
... A very heavy coverage of Prestige and Blue Note and Implusle! jazz/guitar - soul/jazz I have insane amount in each... bop, swing, jazz vocals are well covered also.. I had a jazz/funk phase so a few 300+ there with 100's of jazz/fusion 70's thru 90's...
Recent Activity
posted a review that has since been deleted. over 4 years ago
posted a review of The Rein De Graaff Trio With Ronnie Cuber And Nick Brignola - Baritone Explosion ‎– Live At Nick's. over 4 years ago
Recorded: Live at Nick Vollebregts Jazzcafe, Laren, Holland, March 3rd 1994
Label: Timeless Records [CD SJP 431] CD Netherlands 1995; Timeless Records/Solid Records Japan/Ultra-Vibe [CDSOL-6429] CD (RE, RM) Japan 2016
Genre: Jazz, Hard Bop

Review... See full review
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posted a comment on Pee Wee Ellis, Horace Parlan - Gentle Men Blue. over 4 years ago
Personnel:
Pee Wee Ellis (saxophone),
Horace Parlan (piano)

Recorded: At the North Sea Jazz Festival in 1999
Label: Minor Music [801073] CD Germany 1999

Pee Wee Ellis Associated Acts: James Brown, Van Morrison Ginger Baker's Jazz... See full review
posted a review of Various - Ready Or Not - Deep Jazz Grooves From The CBC Radio Canada Archive 1967-1977. over 4 years ago
Various Artists selected by Gilles Peterson
Label: Do Right! Music [DR010 CD] CD Canada 2005
Executive Producer John Kong
Genre: Jazz, Soul Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Jazz Funk, Modal

A much-needed look at a scene that's hardly ever gotten its due – and a... See full review
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posted a review of Doc Watson. over 4 years ago
(Doc Watson) Frosty Morn 'Round the Table Again 2002
Label Sugar Hill [SUG CD 3935] CD 2002
'Round the Table Again is the title of a recording by American folk music and country blues artist Doc Watson and Frosty Morn, released in 2002. The group,... See full review
posted a review of Firehouse Five Plus Two - Yes Sir! That's My Baby. over 5 years ago
Collective Personnel:
Ed Penner bass sax, tuba
Ward Kimball on trombone
Johnny Lucas trumpet
George Roberts, clarinet, soprano sax
Clarke Mallery clarinet
Frank Thomas piano
Harp Goff, Dick Roberts, banjo
Jim MacDonald, Mote Mountjoy, Eddie... See full review
posted a review of Miles Davis Quintet* - New York City, Philharmonic Hall At Lincoln Center, February 12, 1964. over 5 years ago
Original Releases as
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, set one, February 12, 1964 Columbia CL 2453, CS 9253, PC 9253 Miles Davis - 'Four' & More
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, set two, February 12, 1964 Columbia CL 2306, CS 9106,... See full review
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posted a review of Ermatell Records. over 5 years ago
Summit Jazz Orchestra with Clark Terry The Knight's Golden Trumpet 2000
Summit Jazz Orchestra (SJO) Christian Sommerer
Clark Terry, Trumpet, Fluglhorn, Vocal,

Label: Ermatell Records [JCD 050] CD 2003
Genre: Jazz, Big Band, Mainstream Jazz, Swing
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posted a comment on The Midnight Sun - It's Such A Beautiful Day. over 5 years ago
Producer Carl Siracuse is Eddie Martinez's good friend (of Buddah Records) and Eddie produced all of Papa John Creach's albums at Buddah Records 1975/1978
posted a review that has since been deleted. over 5 years ago
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posted a comment on Joey DeFrancesco & "Papa" John DeFrancesco* - All In The Family. over 5 years ago
Joey DeFrancesco, 'Papa' John DeFrancesco, Hammond B3 organ with Bootsie Barnes quite the hard core Bop, Swing, Soul to R&B as well as (church soul) from Phily PA (trust me) top mainstream jazz horn's that is always hitting home runs... + (Producer)... See full review
posted a review of Andy Bey And The Bey Sisters* - Andy Bey And The Bey Sisters. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Salome Bey & Geraldine Bey - vocals,
Andy Bey - vocal, piano,
Jerome Richardson - flute, tenor sax,
Kenny Burrell or Barry Galbraith - guitar,
Richard Davis or Milt Hinton - bass,
Osie Johnson or Jo Jones - drums.

Although the vocal... See full review
posted a review of Andy And The Bey Sisters - Now! Hear!. over 5 years ago
There are some parallels between the Bey siblings and Lambert, Hendicks & Ross, but that comparison is only valid up to a point because this threesome has a bluesier, more churchy outlook. Essentially, Andy Bey & the Bey Sisters falls into the jazz... See full review
posted a review of Andy And The Bey Sisters - Now! Hear!. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Salome Bey & Geraldine Bey - vocals,
Andy Bey - vocal, piano,
Jerome Richardson - flute, tenor sax,
Kenny Burrell or Barry Galbraith - guitar,
Richard Davis or Milt Hinton - bass,
Osie Johnson or Jo Jones - drums.
posted a review of Naomi Moon Siegel* - Shoebox View. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Naomi Moon Siegel: trombone (all), piano (5, 7, 9, 10)
Sean Woolstenhulme: electric guitar, acoustic guitar, banjo (2, 4, 5, 6 ,7, 9, 10)
Wayne Horvitz: organ, piano Wurlitzer (2, 4, 6, 8, 10)
Eric Eagle: drums, percussion (2, 3, 4, 5, 6,... See full review
posted a review of John Hicks - Music In The Key Of Clark (Remembering Sonny Clark). over 5 years ago
John Hicks Music In The Key Of Clark 2002
Personnel:
John Hicks (piano);
Dwayne Dolphin (bass);
Cecil Brooks III (drums).
posted a review of John Hicks Trio - I'll Give You Something To Remember Me By.... over 5 years ago
Personnel:
John Hicks - piano
Curtis Lundy - bass
Idris Muhammad - drums

Rec.: Studio 44, Monster, The Netherlands, March 12, 1987.
Other Label: Timeless Records/Solid Records Japan/Ultra-Vibe [CDSOL-6405] CD Japan 2015
posted a review of Wishbone Ash - Raw To The Bone. over 5 years ago
Wishbone Ash
Andy Powell – guitar, vocals
Laurie Wisefield – guitar, vocals
Mervyn Spence – vocals, bass
Steve Upton – drums
+ Additional Musicians
Brad Lang - bass
Andrew Bown, Simon Butt - keyboards
posted a review of I Think You're Awesome - Løft Mig Op Så Jeg Kan Nå. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Kasper Staub (studio) – piano and synth
Alex Jønsson – guitar
Morten Kærup – guitar and banjo
Jens Mikkel – bass and synth
Andreas Skamby – drums
Frej Lesner – percussion

Label: Jaeger Community [DKK 001] Vinyl, LP, EP 2014; Jaeger... See full review
posted a review of Ansgar Specht - Some Favourite Songs. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
John Hondorp - Hammond B3 organ,
Ansgar Specht - guitar,
Markus Strothmann - drums.
posted a review of Count Basie And His Orchestra* - America's #1 Band! - The Columbia Years. over 5 years ago
Count Basie's Columbia years have long been debated, subject to apocryphal written data and legend because of the willy-nilly nature of his tenure with the label and its subsidiaries. Producer Orrin Keepnews has thus assembled America's #1 Band: The... See full review
posted a review of Teri Thornton - I'll Be Easy To Find. over 5 years ago
After a nearly 40-year hiatus, Teri Thornton is back to swing and sing her way into your heart. Also as Verve/Polygram [5477552] CD US 1999
posted a review of Doug Webb. over 5 years ago
Doug Webb Posi-Tone Discog:
Bright Side [PR8155] 2016
Back East [PR8144] 2015
Triple Play [PR8128] 2015
Another Scene [PR8115] 2013
Swing Shift [PR8090] 2011
Renovations [PR8075] 2009
Midnight [PR8070] 2009
posted a review of Dylan Cramer. over 5 years ago
Dylan Cramer Remembering Sonny Criss 2011
Recorded April 7th, 8th 1997 at Blue Wave Studios, Vancouver, Canada by Torben Oxbol.
Label: Nagel-Heyer Records [nagel-heyer 117] CD 2001
Personnel:
Dylan Cramer – alto saxophone
Ron Johnston – piano
Leroy... See full review
posted a review of Paris Jazz Big Band, Pierre Bertrand (2), Nicolas Folmer - A Suivre. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Pierre Bertrand co-leader, tenor, soprano sax, flute,
Nicolas Folmer co-leader, trumpet, bugle,
Denis Leloup, Figlionlos Guy Philippe Georges, Didier Havet Trombones
Sylvain Beuf Stéphane Chausse Stéphane Guillaume, Pierre Bertrand,... See full review
posted a review of Barbara Dennerlein - In A Silent Mood . over 5 years ago
"In a Silent Mood" provides a revealing insight into her musical personality, as she energetically celebrates the free flow musical ideas which mirror her remarkable career as a brilliant exponent of the organ, ideas which will certainly find an echo... See full review
posted a review of Bovet-Coleman Trio with Samuel Blaser, Mathieu Scheuber - It's Time To Go. over 5 years ago
Over the last years, Cedric Bovet composed several nice jazz pieces. Cedric and his brother Lucien expressed a common wish to have them recorded someday, the challenge being to find a bass-player able to upgrade them in a trio formula. Ira Coleman... See full review
posted a review of Stefano Bollani - Napoli Trip. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Stefano Bollani, arranger,
Daniele Sepe - tenor sax,
Raffaele Viviani and Nino Taranto - clarinette,
Jan Bang - DJ,
Hamilton de Holanda - mandolin,
Manu Katche - drums.
posted a review of Milt Jackson - Burnin In The Woodhouse. over 5 years ago
Down Beat (11/95, p.39) - 3.5 Stars - Good/Very Good - "...a May-December musical romance in which youth and experience find comfort in one another on common 12- and 32-bar ground..."
But I give this session 4.5 stars do to the young guns in the horn... See full review
posted a comment on Cal Tjader - The Shining Sea. over 5 years ago
Also as: Concord Jazz Inc./EMI Group [ICJ-80212] LP Japan 1981 and they listed as: Jazz, Latin Jazz, Bebop, Afro Cuban Jazz. Cal sticks to a non-Latin approach to bop or post bop on The Shining Sea. This was recorded one year before Tjader's death,... See full review
posted a review of Doug Raney Quintet - I'll Close My Eyes. over 5 years ago
I'll Close My Eyes album **Also SteepleChase [SCCD 31166] CD (RE) 1996
Personnel:
Bernt Rosengren (flute, tenor sax);
Horace Parlan (piano)
Doug Raney (guitar);
Bass – Jesper Lundgård
Ole Jacob Hansen (drums).
posted a review of Charlie Parker - One Night In Birdland. over 5 years ago
Personnel:
Charlie Parker - alto sax
Fats Navarro - trumpet
Bud Powell (tracks: 1-1 to 2-3), Walter Bishop (tracks: 2-4 to 2-6), Piano
Curley Russell - bass
Art Blakey (tracks: 1-1 to 2-3), Roy Haynes (tracks: 2-4 to 2-6), Drums.
+ Guest:
Chubby... See full review
posted a review of Joey DeFrancesco - The Street Of Dreams. over 5 years ago
Label: Silverwolf [1052] CD 1995; Big Mo Records [20252] CD 1995
posted a review of Thom Rotella - Home Again. over 5 years ago
Thom Rotella (Guitar, Liner Notes, Arranger, Guitar (Synthesizer), Guitar (Acoustic), Main Performer, Mandolin, Guitar (Electric), Synthesizer, Producer); Abraham Laboriel ( Bass, Guitar Rhythm); Carlos Vega (Drums); Jim Studer (Arranger, Keyboards);... See full review
posted a review of Ben Williams (5) - Coming Of Age. over 5 years ago
Ben Williams – acoustic bass, electric bass
Marcus Strickland – tenor and soprano saxophone
Matthew Stevens – guitar
Christian Sands – piano and Fender Rhodes
Masayuki “Big Yuki” Hirano – synths and Fender Rhodes
John Davis – drums
Etienne Charles –... See full review
posted a review of Jakob Bro - December Song. over 5 years ago
Recorded at Avatar Studios, New York City in December 2012.
Label: Loveland Records [LLR018] Vinyl, LP Denmark 2013
Genre: Jazz, Contemporary Jazz
posted a review of Tony Reedus - Incognito. over 5 years ago
This record is dedicated to the memory of Phineas Newborn Jr. and Woody Shaw, two giants of jazz who will forever have strong influences on my contributions to the art form ~ Tony Reedus, liner notes..
posted a review of Ashley Henry - Ashley Henry's 5ive. over 5 years ago
Recorded: at Sonica Studios SonicaStudios UK 2016
Label: Jazz Re:freshed [jrf0006] CD, EP UK 2016; Jazz Re:freshed/BandCamp [AHCD-0006_2] CD EP Digital 2016
Genre: Jazz

Thanks to:
Jazz Re:freshed: Adam Rock, Bunny Bread, Justin and the rest of the... See full review
posted a review of Arnett Cobb - Keep On Pushin'. over 6 years ago
Label: Bee Hive Records [BH 7017] Vinyl, LP US 1984
Executive Producers: Jim Neumann and Susan Neumann (the bee hive)
Genre: Jazz, Swing

Recorded: the Bee Hive Sessions: Between [BH-01] LP 1977 then [BH 7000] LP 1977 to [BH 7017] LP 1984
Label: Bee... See full review
posted a review of A.K. Salim - The Modern Sounds Of A. K. Salim. over 6 years ago
Colective Personnel Include:
Joe Wilder, Johnny Coles, Jimmy Nottingham, Kenny Dorham, Nat Adderley, Frank Rehak, Buster Cooper, Marshall Royal, Phil Woods, Frank Wess, Herbie Mann, Sheldon Powell, Johnny Griffin, Howard Austin, Charlie Fowlkes,... See full review
posted a review of Kim Waters - Love Stories. over 6 years ago
Personnel:
Kim Waters, all instruments and sax's background vocal
Allen Hinds, all guitars
Bernd Shoenhardt, guitar (# 5,9)
Bobby G, guitar (#6)
Derk Allen, bass (#3)
Kenny Lattimore, vocal #4,
Dana Pope, background vocal #8

Recorded: Waterfall... See full review