Monthly Archives: January 2011

Straight No Chaser [Playlist – 01/05/11]

1.  “Winter In America” – GIL SCOTT-HERON & BRIAN JACKSON – Midnight Band: The First Minute Of A New Day [Rumal-Gia: 1998]
2.  “The African Spirit” – JEAN-LUC PONTY – No Absolute Time [Atlantic: 1993]
3.  “Desperate Moves” – CASSANDRA WILSON – Live [JMT/Polydor: 1991]
4.  “Doctor Yesterday” – WILLIAM PARKER/RAINING ON THE MOON – Corn Meal Dance [AUM: 2007]
5.  “Late Night Mood” – REGINA CARTER – Something For Grace [Atlantic: 1997]
6.  “Morning In Soweto” – PHAROAH SANDERS – Spirits [Meta Records: 2000]
7.  “The Thousand Petaled Lotus” – PHAROAH SANDERS – Spirits [Meta: 2000]
8*“Peyote Song No. lll” – HORACE TAPSCOTT – Freedom, Rhythm & Sound, Vol. ll [Soul Jazz Records: 2009]
9.  “Transitions” – FIELDWORK – Simulated Progress [Pi: 2005]
10. *“Foregone Conclusion” – JOE HENDERSON – Freedom, Rhythm & Sound, Vol. l [Soul Jazz Records: 2009]
11. “Libertango” – DAVE BASS QUARTET – Gone [Self-Produced: 2010]
12. “Black & Gold” – ANTONIO HART – Don’t You Know I Care [BMG/Novus: 1992]
13. “Must Be Something” – GIL SCOTT-HERON & BRIAN JACKSON – Midnight Band: First Minute Of A New Day [Rumal-Gai: 1998]
14. “The Harlem Buck Dance Strut” – LES McCANN – Layers [Atlantic: 1999]

Background: *Africa/OLIVER LAKE – NTU/Freedom, Rhythm & Song, Vol. I [Soul Jazz Records: 2009]
PSA Back: Dream Boat/MANHATTAN PROJECTS/Dreamboat [Timeless Records: 1990]

*Revolutionary Jazz & The Civil Rights Movement 1963-1983