Curtis Fuller’s Quintet - Five Spot After Dark
From the album ‘Blues-Ette’ recorded in 1959.
Curtis Fuller, trombone;
Benny Golson, tenor sax;
Tommy Flanagan, piano;
Jimmy Garrison, bass;
Al Harewood, drums.
Lee Morgan Quintet - Little Spain
Lee Morgan (tp)
Clifford Jordan (ts)
Barry Harris (p)
Bob Cranshaw (b)
Louis Hayes (d)
Oliver Nelson - Passion Flower
"Meet Oliver Nelson"
Oliver Nelson ts
Kenny Dorham tp
Ray Bryant p
Wendell Marshall b
Art Taylor d
Otis Redding & Carla Thomas - When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Lee Fields & The Expressions - Just Can’t Win
Lee Fields - Could Have BeenYou need this in your life.
Charles Bradley - How long
No Time For Dreaming (2011)Yup.
Charles Bradley - Why Is It So Hard (Live on KEXP)
Charles Bradley, backed by The Menahan Street Band, performs “Why Is It So Hard” live from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop in Austin, TX, during KEXP’s broadcast at SXSW. Recorded 3/17/2011.Soul and R&B singer Charles Bradley definitely didn’t arrive as a recording artist by taking the easy route. Born in Gainesville, Florida in 1948, but raised in Brooklyn, New York, Bradley spent a good part of his childhood living on the streets. A transformational moment came when his sister took him to see James Brown at the Apollo in 1962. Bradley was struck by Brown’s energy and stage manner, and began practicing microphone tricks with a broom at home, dreaming of being a star on his own stage, and it was a dream he would never abandon in spite of all sorts of mishaps, misdirects, and general hard times…