Falling in Love with Jazz
June 7, 2018
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If you don't usually listen to jazz, this episode could be a good place to start. Some of these songs are accessible enough to have a made a dumb teenager in New Jersey (me) pay attentionand they still sound great today. They might get you hooked too.
Playlist "Mondo Jazz Theme (feat. Ben Allison & Ted Nash )" 0:00 Pyeng Threadgill "Poinciana" from Ahmad Jamal Live at the Pershing on (Argo) 0:15 Quartet "Blu Rondo a la Turk" from Dave Brubeck Time Out on (Columbia) 8:24 Host talk 15:05 "Discipline" from King Crimson Discipline on (EG) 16:56 's Earthworks "My Heart Declares a Holiday" from Bill Bruford Earthworks on (EG) 21:58 "Pharaoh's Dance" from Miles Davis Bitches Brew on (Columbia) 26:36 Host talk 46:38 "India" from John Coltrane Impressions on (Impulse!) 48:38 , Keith Jarrett & Gary Peacock "Flying" from Jack DeJohnette Changes on (ECM) 1:03:02 Trio "Triple Dance" from Dave Holland Triplicate on (ECM) 1:19:03 Host talk 1:28:03 "Queen of All Ears" from Lounge Lizards Queen of All Ears on (Strange & Beautiful Music) 1:29:42 "Where Were You" from Lounge Lizards No Pain For Cakes on (Antilles) 1:35:04 "Guachi Guaro (Soul Sauce)" from Cal Tjader The Colors of Latin Jazz: Soul Sauce! on (Verve) 1:38:38 "Chan Chan" from Buena Vista Social Club Buena Vista Social Club on (Elektra) 1:41:02 Host talk 1:45:07 & los Cubanos Postizos "Fiesta en el Solar" from Marc Ribot The Prosthetic Cubans on (Atlantic) 1:48:05 & los Cubanos Postizos "La Vida Es un Sueno" from Marc Ribot The Prosthetic Cubans on (Atlantic) 1:53:10 & los Cubanos Postizos "Choserito Plena" from Marc Ribot The Prosthtic Cubans on (Atlantic) 1:56:40
This week we dive into the music that got me hooked on jazz, from crossover hits like