Category Archives: Gary

Best of 2013

brian keena.  jazz messenger.  monday, 10am-noon.
  • miles davis: live in europe, 1969. columbia-bootleg.
  • eliane elias.  i thought about you.  concord
  • ben sidran.  don’t cry for no hipster.  nardis.
  • john d’earth. on. cosmology.
  • joey defrancesco.  one for rudy. high note.
steve huff.  anything goes. monday. 8-11pm.
  • bill frisell. big sur;  ensemble at kevin eubanks.
  • john hollenbeck – songs i like a  lot;  kate mcgarry never sounded better.
  • ben allison – the stars look very different today;  guitar/banjo craziness… think he has found his ensemble.
  • azul – howard, d’earth, caputo;  improvisational trio great live could see them every week…
  • other mentions – carla bley, ralph towner, charles lloyd, gary burton, john abercrombie.
sean grzegorczyk. anything goes. monday 8-11pm.
  • allison miller.  no morphine, no lillies. royal potato family.
  • ben allison.  the stars look very different today. sonic camera
  • chris potter, the sirens. ecm
  • patricia barber. smash. concord.
  • michael blake.  in the grand scheme of things.  songlines.
  • madeleine peyroux. the blue room.  decca
  • ralph alessi.  baida.  ecm.
  • carla bley. trios. ecm.
  • wayne shorter.  without a net.  blue note.
  • dave douglas.  time travel. greenleaf.
gary funston.  living time.  wednesday  8-11pm.
  • dylan ryan & sand.  sky bleached.  cuneiform: drum, guitar, bass trio blows open the possibilities of format.
  • blue cranes.  swim.  cuneiform: from Portland, OR, saxophones + strings create lush  emotional portraits.
  • ben goldberg. unfold ordinary mind. BAG:  clarinetist explores spectrum of low reeds with nels cline guitar.
  • azul.  howard, d’earth, caputo. espresso. improvisation that inspires and surprises.
  • allison miller. boom tic boom. foxhaven:  great drummer with pianist myra melford + jenny scheinman on violin.
  • nik bartsch.  ronin: live. ecm: Swiss pianist with “Zen Funk” group ronin, bass clarinet stars.
  • darcy james argue.  secret society “Brooklyn Babylon”.  new amsterdam;  ambitious, rich, non-traditional big band.
  • dave holland.  prism.  dare2:  legendary bassist with keyboard master craig taborn + kevin eubanks on guitar.
  • pat metheny x 2.   tap. nonesuch: interpretations of music of john zorn. & the orchestrion project. nonesuch:  compositions for computer controlled instruments, called the Orchestrion.
ann porotti.  all that jazz.  thursday, 10am-noon.
  • blue cranes.  swim.  cuneiform.
  • nik bartsch + ronin.  live.  ecm
  • anoushka shankar.  traces of you.  dgg.
  • cecile mcloren salvant.  womanchild.  mack avenue.
  • joe locke.  lay down my heart.  motema.
  • marc cary.  for the love of abbey.  motema.
  • charles lloyd & jason moran.  hagar’s song.  ecm.
  • dave brubeck & tony bennett.  white house sessions, 1962. columbia
  • next collective w/christian scott.  cover art.  concord.
  • boz scaggs.  memphis.  429 records.
sandy snyder.  wild women get the blues.  thursday, 8-9pm.
  • tedeschi trucks band.  made up mind.  masterworks.
  • kara grainger.  shiver and sign. electrogroove.
  • nanette workman.  just gettin’ started.  bros.
  • lisa biales.  singing in my soul.  big song.
  • maria woodford. bad dog blues. self.

david eisenman.  induced to judder thursday, 9-11pm.

jazz
  • the catholics.  yonder.  bugle.
  • ben allison.  the stars look very different today.  sonic camera.
  • charlie hunter + scott amendola. not getting behind is the new getting ahead. self.
  • greyboy allstars.  inland emperor.  knowledge room.
  • robert walter’s 20th congress.  get thy bearings.  royal potato family.
  • john scofield. uberjam deux.  decca.
  • chick corea.  the vigil. stretch.
  • ahmad jamal.  saturday morning.  jazz village.
  • john ginty.  bad news travels. american showplace.
  • dr. lonnie smith.  in the beginning.  pilgrimage.
blues
  • southern hospitality.  easy livin’.  blind pig.
  • charlie musselwhite  juke joint chapel.  henrietta
  • james hunter.  minute by minute.  fantasy
  • boz scaggs.  memphis.  429 records.
  • jimmy vivino + black italians.  13 live. blind pig.
  • johnny rawls.  remembering o.v.  catfood.
  • j.j.grey + mofro.  this river.  alligator.
  • ronnie earl.  just for today.  stony plain.
  • duke robillard.  independently blue.  stony plain.
  • buzzard hollow boys.  yazoo basin folktales & other tone poems.
david lee.  jazz essence.  friday,  10am-noon.
  • preservation hall jazz band.  that’s it!
  • oliver jones with josee aidans.  just for my lady.
  • marc johnson & eliane elias.  swept away.  concord.
  • michael gallant trio.  completely.
  • the new gary burton quartet.  guided tour.
dave rogers.   professor bebop.  friday, 11pm-1am.
  • azul.  improvisation by john d’earth, brian caputo, greg howard.
  • smash.  patricia barber.  concord.
  • fight song.  a tribute to charles mingus.  no bs. brass.
  • get up.  ben harper & charlie musselwhite.
  • nikki hill.  here’s nikki hill.
steve shuman aka ruday palisades.  the groove tube.  saturday , 9-11pm
  • the greyboy allstars.  inland emperor.  knowledge room
  • the rootdowns.  songs with friends.  self.
  • robert walters 20th congress.  get thy bearings.  royal potato family.
  • govt. mule.  shout.
aaron zatcoff aka jazz czar.  jazz mania.  sunday, 10am-noon.
  • wayne shorter.  without a net
  • dave holland.  prism.  dare2
  • dave douglas.  time travel.  greenleaf.
  • john scofield uberjam deux.  ecm
  • pat metheny.  john zorn’s book of angels.
rebecca foster.  in the spirit.  sunday, 9-10am
blues/gospel
  • blind boys of alabama.  i’ll find a way.
  • nikki hill.  here’s nikki hill.   self
  • mavis staples.  one true vine.
  • j.j. grey & mofro.  this river.
  • julian fauth.  everybody ought to treat a stranger right.
jazz
  • pink martini.  get happy.
  • carline ray.  vocal sides.
  • hod o’brien.  i hear a rhapsody.
  • quiet  fire.  jarjuna.
  • anoushka shankar.  traces of you. dgg.
 joe oddo.  “jus joe”.  jazz sub.
  • sao paulo underground.  beija flors velho e sojo.  cuneiform.
  • christian mcbride.  bass out here. mack avenue.
  • kermit ruffins. we’re partyin’ traditional style.  basin street.
  • houston person.  nice ‘n’ easy. high note.
  • ricardo silveira & vinicius cantuaria.  RSVC. adventure music.
kevin kellam.  jazz announcer emeritus.
  • rudresh mahanthappa. gamak.
  • john zorn.  shir hashirim.
  • harris eisenstadt september trio.  the destructive element.
  • magnus ostrom. searching for jupiter.
  • ches smith &  these arches.  hammered

Living Time [Wednesday, October 24, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

“Brilliant Corners”Paul Motian


Living Time [Wednesday, October 10, 2012]

Playlist


Living Time [Playlist – 06/25/11]

  1. “Saturday Blues”Guy Davis – Chocolate To The Bone [Red House: 2003]
  2. “Sunday Street”Dave Van Ronk – Your Basic [Kicking Mule: 1983]
  3. “Stormy Monday”T-Bone Walker – Best Of [Rhino: 2000/1947]
  4. “Strollin’ With Bones”T-Bone Walker – Best Of [2000/1950]
  5. “Burnt Mouth Boogie”Jon Cleary – Alligator Lips… [Self: 2011]
  6. “December Blues”Larry Coryell – With The Hive Players [Wide Hive: 2011]
  7. “Tilden”Larry Coryell – With The Hive Players
  8. “Song For My Father”Horace Silver – Live At Wollman Skate Rink [1972]
  9. “Armando’s Rhumba” {Corea}Corea, Clarke And White – Forever [Concord: 2011]
  10. “La Fiesta Va”Harris, Sanchez And Scott – Ninety Miles [Concord: 2011]
  11. “Long Wharf” {Haynes}Henry Grimes And Roy Haynes – The Bass [Impulse]
  12. “Home”Ben Williams – State Of Art [Concord: 2011]
  13. “Bemsha Swing” {T. Monk}Asa Trio – Plays Monk [Sunny Sky: 2011]
  14. “Congo”Harris, sanchez and scott – Ninety Miles [2011]
  15. “Freud’s Convertible”Jane Ira Bloom – Wingwalker [Outline: 2011]
  16. “Jungle Book” {Zawinul}Metropole Orkest – Fast City [BHM: 2010]
  17. “Rice”Ben Kono – Crossing [Self: 2010]
  18. “Soundrack To Romance”Tomas Fujiwara – Actionspeak [2010]
  19. “Torchlight”Larry Coryell – And The Wide Hive Players [2011]
  20. “Missed” {P J Harvey}Ben Allison – Action Refraction [Palmetto: 2011]

Living Time [Playlist – 06/18/11]

  1. “Write Me A Few Of Your Lines” {Fred McDowell}Rory Block – Shake Em On Down [Stony Plain: 2011]
  2. “Stranger In My Own Town” {Percy Mayfield}Tracy Nelson – Victim Of The Blues [Delta Groove: 2011]
  3. “One More Mile” {Muddy Waters}Tracy Nelson – Victim Of The Blues [2011]
  4. “Midnight In Harlem” {Derek Trucks}Tedschi Trucks Band – Revelator [Masterworks: 2011]
  5. “Ball And Chain”Tedeschi Trucks Band – Revelator [2011]
  6. “Write Me A Few Of Your Lines” {McDowell}Bonnie Raitt – Takin’ My Time [Warner Bros.: 1973]
  7. “Shifting Seasons”Sunna Gunnlaugs – Live In Europe [Sunny Sky: 2003]
  8. “Dat Dere” {Bobby Timmons}Brad Mehldau – Live In Marciac [Nonesuch: 2011]
  9. “Christo Redentor” {Duke Pearson}Jeff Lederer – Sunwatcher [Jazzheads: 2011]
  10. “Sinawe mandelas”Billy Bang Sextet – Live At Carlos’
  11. “Snake In The Blackberry Patch” {Lederer}Jeff Lederer – Sunwatcher [2011]
  12. “Shark”Torben Waldorff – American Rock Beauty [Artist Share: 2011]
  13. “Missed” {P.J. Harvey}Ben Allison – Action Refraction [Palmetto: 2011]
  14. “American Rock Beauty”Torben Waldorf – American Rock Beauty [2011]
  15. “River People” {Jaco Pastorius}Weather Report – Live And Unreleased [Columbia: 2002/1978]
  16. “Port Of Entry” {Wayne Shorter}Weather Report – Live And Unreleased [2002/1980]
  17. “We’ve Only Just Begun”Ben Allison – Acton Refraction

Jazz Marathon 2010 Live Performance Videos


Living Time [Playlist – 08/28/10]

  1. “Baby Please Don’t Go”John Mooney – Live At Jazzfest 2000 [2000]
  2. “Your Lips”Olu Dara – Live At Jazzfest [2000]
  3. “2Nd Line Fever”Maria Muldaur – Creole Love Call [Shout]
  4. “Louisiana 1927” {Randy Newman}Marcia Ball – Live At Jazzfest [2000]
  5. “Kingfish” {Randy Newman}Levon Helm – Electric Dirt [Vanguard: 2009]
  6. “Mercy Mercy” {Marvin Gaye}Dirty Dozen – What’s Going On [Shout Factory: 2008]
  7. “What’s Happening Brother” {Marvin Gaye}Dirty Dozen – What’s Going On
  8. “Bimwa Swing” {Anderson}Ray Anderson – Where Home Is [Enja: 1999]
  9. “Do Youknow What It Means” {L. Alter}Kate McGarry – Mercy Street [Palmetto: 2005]
  10. “Once Was`”Astral Project – Blue Streak [2008]
  11. “Dike Finger”Astral Project – Blue Streak
  12. “Saint Expedito”Benny Wallace – Twilight Time [Blue Note: 1985]
    Dr. John piano
  13. “all night dance”Benny Wallace – Twilight Time
    stevie ray vaughn guitar
  14. “Katrina’s Eyes”Christian Scott – Anthem [Concord: 2007]
  15. “The Eraser”Christian Scott – Yesterday You Said … [Concord: 2010]
  16. “Last Night At Maple Leaf”Stanton Moore – Emphasis On Parenthesis [Telarc: 2008]
  17. “Church”Galactic – Coolin’ Off [Fog City: 1996]

Living Time [Playlist – 08/21/10]

best of 2010 so far?

  1. “Inutil Paisagem” {Jobim}Esperanza Spalding – Chamber Music Society [Heads Up: 2010]
    with gretchen parlato voice
  2. “You’ve Been a Good Old Wagon” {Bessie Smith}Ann Savoy – Black Coffee [Merless: 2010]
  3. “Spoonful” {Willie Dixon}Catherine Russell – Inside This Heart Of Mine [World Village: 2010]
    howard johnson tuba
  4. “Harry Turn The Music Up”Otis Taylor – Clovis People [Telarc: 2010]
  5. “Rambler’s Blues”Charlie Musselwhite – The Well [Alligator: 2010]
  6. “The Word” {Lennon And McCartney}Bettye Lavette – Interpretations [Anti: 2010]
  7. “Winter Sun” {Spalding}Esperanza Spalding – Chamber Music Society
  8. “Shoes Jump”Stephan Crump Rosetta Trio – Reclamation [Sunnyside: 2010]
  9. “Blue Streak”Steve Cardenas – West Of Middle [Sunnyside: 2010]
  10. “West Of Middle”Cardenas – West Of Middle
  11. “Them From Dead Man” {Neil Young}Taylor Haskins – American Dream [Sunnyside: 2010]
  12. “Ting”Chris Lightcap – Deluxe [Cleanfeed: 2010]
  13. “devining”nels cline singers – initiate [Cryptogrammophone: 2010]
  14. “Galizure”John Zorn Dreamers – Ipos [Tzadik: 2010]
  15. “Keep On Trippin'”Manu Katche – Third Round [ECM: 2010]
  16. “Chandogra”Steve Tibbets – Natural Causes [ECM: 2010]
  17. “Don Rypero/Suspicious Behavior”Terje Rypdal – Crime Scene [ECM: 2010]

Living Time [Playlist – 08/07/10]

  1. “Clickety Clack”Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Bright Moments
    all performances by rahsaan roland kirk unless otherwise noted
  2. “Flytown Nose Blues” – Compliments Of The Mysterious Phantom
  3. “Volunteered Slavery” – Volunteered Slavery
  4. “You Did It You Did It” – We Free Kings
  5. “Blue Rol” – …Beautiful Edith [1967]
  6. “Serenade To A Cuckoo” [1964]
  7. “Please Dont You Cry Beautiful Edith” – Same [1967]
  8. “Dorthaan’s Walk” – Boogie Woogie Stringalong [1977]
  9. “Soul Station” – Introducing Roland Kirk [1960]
    ira sullivan, trumpet
  10. “The Seeker, Part 4” – The Seeker
  11. “Celestial Bliss” – Prepare thyself to deal .. [1973]
  12. “Old Rugged Cross” {Trad.} – Does Your House Have Lions [1971]
  13. “Raoul” {Haynes}Roy Haynes Quartet – Out Of The Afternoon [MCA: 1962]
    roland kirk, tenor
  14. “A Lough For Rory” {Kirk}jane bunnett – Spirituals And Dedications [Justin Time: 2002]
  15. “Donna Lee” {Charlie Parker}Rahsaan – Other Folks Music [1976]
  16. “No Tonic Prez”Rahsaan – Rip Rig And Panic [1965]
  17. “Black And Crazy Blues” {Kirk}Vandermark 5 – Exercises In Surprise [Atavistic: 2004]
  18. “Here Comes The Whistleman”Rahsaan – Same [1965]
  19. “Sax Concerto”Rahsaan – Prepare Thyself

Living Time [Playlist – 07/31/10]

  1. “New Boots” {O’Brien}Mollie O’Brien – Saints And Sinners [Remington Road: 2010]
  2. “I’m Shakin'” {Rudy Toombs}Mollie O’Brien – Saints And Sinners
  3. “Help Me”Eli Paperboy Reed – Come And Get It [Capitol: 2010]
  4. “You Can Run On”Eli paperboy reed – Come And Get It
  5. “Losers” {Dave Van Ronk}Mollie O’Brien – Saints And Sinners
  6. “too late to die young” {Barb Martin}Barbara Martin – Eyes On The Horizon [Self: 2010]
  7. “Outburst” {Hallahan}Bob Hallahan And Adam Larrabee – The Street Where You Live [Self: 2010]
    larrabee guitar; hallahan piano
  8. “Theme From Dead Man” {Neil Young}Taylor Haskins – American Dream [Sunnyside: 2010]
    haskins trumpet, ben monder guitar
  9. “Mustangs” {Haskins}Taylor Haskins – American Dream
  10. “Buying Selling” {Alessi}Ralph Alessi – Cognitive Dissonance [CAM: 2010]
    Alessi-trumpet, jason moran piano
  11. “Never Even” {Larrabee}Hallahan And Larrabee – The Street Where…..
  12. “Losel Droma”Fred Anderson And Hamid Drake – Together Again [Thrill Jockey: 2004]
  13. “Pellucity” {Dixon}Bill Dixon – Vade Mecum [Soul Note: 1994]
  14. “Bama Swing”Billy Bang – Bang On [Justin Time: 1997]
  15. “Ethnic Stew”Roy Campbell – Ethnic Stew ‘N Brew [2001]
  16. “All Is Gladness In The Kingdom” {Matt White}Fight The Big Bull – All Is Gladness…. [Clean Feed: 2010]
    Richmand area group with special guest Steven Bernstein on trumpet
  17. “Ponzi” {Lisa M.}Lisa Mezzacappa – What Is Known [Clean Feed: 2010]
    uva grad, bassist composer
  18. “Lick My Decals” {Captain Beefheart}Lisa Mezzacappa – What Is Known