New Arrivals · CDs—Jazz/Blues

September 21, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

These foolish things : the Decca years

September 20, 2017
Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004.
Sepia Records Limited, 2017.
2 audio discs : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc: 1: 1. Orinoco -- 2. Mucho De Nada -- 3. Love Is The Sweetest Thing -- 4. I Get A Kick Out Of You -- 5. There Must Be Something Better Than Love -- 6. Nothin' For Nothin' -- 7. Love Walked In -- 8. So Easy -- 9. He's Gone Away -- 10. Foggy Foggy Dew -- 11. The Continental -- 12. I'll Remember April -- 13. Crumbum -- 14. The Shekomeko Shuffle -- 15. Count Every Star -- 16. If You Were Only Mine -- 17. I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles -- 18. You're Mine, You! -- 19. I Love The Guy -- 20. Just Say I Love Her -- 21. Don't Worry 'Bout Me -- 22. It's A Long Way To Tipperary -- 23. Show Me The Way To Go Home -- 24. Jingle Bells. Disc: 2: 1. Where Or When -- 2. White Christmas -- 3. Autumn Leaves -- 4. Serenade In Blue -- 5. My Kinda Love -- 6. Dancing On The Ceiling -- 7. I Waited A Little Too Long -- 8. I May Hate Myself In The Morning -- 9. Travelin' -- 10. Where There's Smoke There's Fire -- 11. My Little Nest Of Heavenly Blue -- 12. These Foolish Things -- 13. In The Still Of The Night -- 14. That Old Black Magic -- 15. I'll Be Seeing You -- 16. It Could Happen To You -- 17. They Can't Take That Away From Me -- 18. All The Things You Are -- 19. September Song -- 20. Long Ago And Far Away -- 21. I Remember You -- 22. More Than You Know -- 23. My Funny Valentine.
This 2-CD set collects, for the first time all together and in great sound, 47 of legendary clarinetist Artie Shaw's issued recordings for Decca, made between 1949 and 1955 which include with his big band, Gramercy 5, and as accompanist to vocalists. These recordings have never been available as a collection on CD before.

Signs

September 20, 2017
Lang, Jonny, composer, performer.
[Beverly Hills, CA] : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc (47:15) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Jonny Lang.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Make it move (3:30) -- Snakes (2:57) -- Last man standing (3:26) -- Signs (5:35) -- What you're made of (4:18) -- Bitter end (4:10) -- Stronger together (3:34) -- Into the light (4:01) -- Bring me back home (5:46) -- Wisdom (4:05) -- Singing songs (5:53).

Got soul

February 21, 2021
Randolph, Robert (Guitarist)
℗2017
1 audio disc (45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Robert Randolph & The Family Band.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Got soul (3:31) -- She got soul (feat. Anthony Hamilton) (5:25) -- Love do what it do (feat. Darius Rucker) (3:39) -- Shake it (3:59) -- I thank you (feat. Cory Henry) (4:16) -- Be the change (3:21) -- Heaven's calling (1:58) -- Find a way (3:56) -- I want it (4:11) -- Travelin' cheeba man (3:24) -- Lovesick (2:47) -- Gonna be all right (4:23).

We're all in this together

August 29, 2017
Trout, Walter, composer, performer.
[United States] : Provogue, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Walter Trout; with various other performers.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Gonna hurt like hell (featuring Kenny Waynbe Shepherd) -- Ain't goin' back (featuring Sonny Landreth) -- The other side of the pillow (featuring Charlie Musselwhite) -- She listens to the blackbird sing (featuring Mike Zito) -- Mr. Davis (featuring Robben Ford) -- The sky is crying (Featuring Warren Haynes) -- Somebody goin' down (featuring Eric Gales) -- She steals my heart away (featuring Edgar Winter) -- Crash and burn (featuring Joe Louis Walker) -- Too much to carry (featuring John Nemeth) -- Do you still see me at all (featuring Jon Trout) -- Got nothin' left (featuring Randy Bachman) -- Blues for Jimmy T. (featuring John Mayall) -- We're all in this together (featuring Joe Bonamassa).

On the surface

August 28, 2017
Smith, Preston (Jazz musician), performer.
[Aliso Viejo, CA] : Innervision Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Compact disc.
Meatballin' (3:49) -- Wondering (3:13) -- I funked it up again (3:33) -- Naturally (4:13) -- That smile (4:04) -- Summertime (3:32) -- Highway 59 (3:36) -- In the pocket again (3:56) -- Sugar (3:42) -- Endless melodies (3:44).

Honestly

August 24, 2017
James, Boney, composer, performer.
Beverly Hills, California : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Boney James ; with various musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Kicks (4:07) -- Tick tock (4:07) -- On the prowl (4:05) -- Low and slow (4:08) -- Honestly (with Avery Sunshine) (4:25) -- We came to party (4:16) -- Speak easy (4:56) -- Skylark (4:11) -- If I can't hold you (with Eric Roberson) (3:34) -- Up all night (4:10).

Poetry in motion

August 17, 2017
Najee, composer, instrumentalist.
[Newton, New Jersey] : Shanachie, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Najee ; with various musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Stratosphere -- Is it the way (featuring Eric Roberson) -- Let's take it back (featuring Incognito) -- Noche romantica -- We'll be missing you (featuring Will Downing) -- Song for the ladies -- Don't make me wait (featuring Maysa) -- Poetry in motion (featuring Bobby Lyle) -- Running away (featuring Blake Aaron) -- Duology.

Dave Brubeck's greatest hits

August 17, 2017
Brubeck, Dave.
New York, N.Y. : Columbia Legacy, ℗1997.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Dave Brubeck, piano ; Paul Desmond, alto sax ; Eugene Wright, bass ; Joe Morello, drums.
Originally released in 1966.
Compact disc.
Take five (5:24) -- I'm in a dancing mood (2:59) -- In your own sweet way (4:58) -- Camptown races (1:57) -- The duke (6:30) -- It's a raggy waltz (5:12) -- Bossa nova U.S.A. (2:23) -- Trolley song (3:03) -- Unsquare dance (2:00) -- Blue rondo à la Turk (6:44) -- Theme from "Mr. Broadway" (2:27).

Mercy, mercy

August 17, 2017
Buddy Rich Band, performer.
Hollywood, California : Pacific Jazz, [1997]
1 audio disc (62 min.) : CD audio, digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
The Buddy Rich Big Band: Art Pepper, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Charles Owens, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Don Menza, tenor sax, flute; Pat Labarbera, tenor sax, flute; John Laws, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Al Porcino, Bill Prince, Ken Faulk, Dave Culp, trumpets; Jim Trimble, Rick Stepton, Peter Graves, trombones; Walt Namuth, guitar; Joe Azarello, piano; Gary Walters, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.
Tracks 1-8 originally issued as Pacific Jazz ST-20133; tracks 9-11 previously unissued.
Discography and program notes by Leonard Feather and Dean Pratt inserted.
Mercy, mercy, mercy / Josef Zawinul (5:34) -- Preach and teach / Johnny Burch (4:06) -- Channel 1 suite / Bill Reddie (12:50) -- Big Mama Cass / Don Sebesky (3:22) -- Goodbye yesterday / Don Piestrup (6:18) -- Acid truth / Don Menza (5:50) -- Alfie / H. David ; B. Bacharach (3:49) -- Ode to Billy Joe / Bobbie Gentry (3:39) -- Chavala / J. Bock ; S. Harnick (5:20) -- Mr. Lucky / Henry Mancini (5:47) -- Chelsea Bridge / Billy Strayhorn (5:09).

So nice!

August 15, 2017
Benoit, David, composer, instrumentalist.
[New Jersey] : Shanachie, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
David Benoit, piano ; Marc Antoine, guitar.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
French café -- Penthouse in Copacabana -- Só danço samba -- Caminando -- A café au lait Bentley -- All said & done -- Rio deluxe -- Puma trail -- So nice -- Algarve.

Treblemaker

August 4, 2017
Whiteside, Ragan, performer.
[Place of publication not identified] : Randis Music, [2017]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc.
Into (0:44) -- Corey's bop (4:08) -- Early arrival (4:15) -- By the moonlight (4:00) -- The sun came up (4:25) -- Let's do this (feat. Tom Browne) (4:40) -- I never told you (4:56) -- Flute funk (feat. Frank McComb) (5:31) -- Love song (feat. marion Meadows) (4:51) -- Mystic vibration (5:11) -- See you at the get down (feat. Bob Baldwin and the PR Experience) (4:46).

Friends

July 31, 2017
Fischer, Kirk, composer, instrumentalist.
[Place of publication not identified] : IDBLM, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Kirk Fischer, piano ; assisting musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Friends -- Dis 'sup -- Kiss on my list -- Reach into your heart -- Shades of gray -- Thunder and lightning -- The way it is -- Bast majority -- Open the eyes of my heart -- Blame it on your own self.

Lay it on down

July 28, 2017
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, performer.
Beverly Hills, CA : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Baby got gone (3:02) -- Diamonds & gold (5:18) -- Nothing but the night (4:55) -- Lay it on down (4:16) -- She's $$$ (4:08) -- Hard lesson learned (4:31) -- Down for love (4:11) -- How low can you go (3:01) -- Louisiana rain (3:52) -- Ride of your life (4:01).

Emotions

July 24, 2017
Hightower, Skinny, performer, producer.
[United States] : Trippin 'N' Rhythm Records, [2017].
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Skinny Hightower ; with accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Full credits printed on container.
Tender (5:28) -- Emotions (5:22) -- The crossroad (4:38) -- Storms (5:30) -- Roses (5:41) -- Taboo (5:26) -- Jubilee (4:28) -- Closer (5:34) -- In the moment (5:14) -- Evolver (4:46) -- Make me believe (4:15) -- I can't help it (4:29) -- Near dawn (4:52) -- Be cool (4:22) -- Edge of forever (3:33).

Blackstreams

July 21, 2017
Beasley, Walter, composer, performer.
[United States] : Affable Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Walter Beasley on saxophone, keyboards, drum programming ; with accompanying musicians.
Full credits inserted in container.
Don't say a word -- Suga walls -- Night cruisin -- Come on over -- Nicole's journey -- Now what.

Feelin' alive

July 21, 2017
Sas, Julian.
[Place of publication not identified] : Cavalier, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Full credits inserted in container.
Compact disc.
Jump for joy -- High and low -- Did you ever wonder -- Fear of falling -- Mercy -- Coming home -- Helping hand -- Highway 61 revisited -- Bullfrog blues.

Bells for the South Side [sound recording]

July 19, 2017
Mitchell, Roscoe, 1940-
[S.l.] : ECM, [2017]
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Roscoe Mitchell ; with accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Compact discs.
disc 2. Prelude to the card game -- Cards for drums -- And the final hand -- The last chord -- Six gongs and two woodblocks -- R509A Twenty B -- Red moon in the sky ; Odwalla.
Four trios, contrasted and combined at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

Bona fide [sound recording]

July 19, 2017
Vaughn, Julian.
[S.l.] : Trippin 'n Rhythm, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Julian Vaughn, bass guitar ; with accompaniment.
Title from web page.
Compact disc.
Bona fide -- Going out -- If I could -- 18th & Vine -- Joy -- All I do is think of you -- Breeze -- Remember the time -- You're the one -- Reflection -- I wanna love you.

Time on my hands

July 18, 2017
Rothwell, Brendan, performer.
[Place of publication not identified] : BR (Brendan Rothwell), [2016]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Brendan Rothwell, basses, keyboards, guitar, programming with accompanying musicians including Poogie Bell (drums), Sheldon Zandboer (piano, synth, programming), Luc Desharnais (pedal steel), Chris Bailey (drums) and Chris Andrew (synth/piano)
Title from disc.
Intro (Wake the bass) (1:19) -- This is the love [with Poogie Bell, Chris Andrew] (3:28) -- Time on my hands [with Luc Desharnais] (5:53) -- Decade [with Sheldon Zandboer, Chris Bailey] (4:39) -- The king [with Sheldon Zandboer, Luc Desharnais] (4:30) -- Smooth [with Chris Andrew] (5:27) -- Outro (Stories) [with Joseph Grenny] (3:05).

Limited edition

July 18, 2017
Anderson, Marcus, composer, performer, producer.
©2017
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Marcus Anderson, vocals, saxophones, other instruments ; with accompanying performers.
Songs primarily written or cowritten by Marcus Anderson.
Limited edition (feat. Steven J. Collins) -- Backseat drivers (feat. Adam Hawley) -- Will power -- Can you come over? -- Understanding (feat. Brian Culbertson) -- Don't stray (Interlude) -- Let's not wait (feat. Nicholas Cole) -- What if? (Interlude) (feat. Tryra Scott) -- That feelin' (feat. Aluv) -- The art of gold (feat. Showcase) -- Dandelion -- Stalker! -- Mel-ow mood -- Give love (feat. Anthony Saunders) -- Bonus. Purple magic (dedicated to Prince).

Checkerboard Lounge live Chicago 1981

July 17, 2017
Muddy Waters, 1915-1983, performer.
℗2017
1 audio disc (75 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Muddy Waters ; his band (John Primer, Rick Kreher, Lovie Lee, Earnest Johnson, Ray Allison, George "Mojo" Buford) ; and The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger, Keith richards, Ronnie Wood, Ian Stewart) ; with additional musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Introduction (1:44) -- You don't have to go (5:43) -- Baby please don't go (11:00) -- Hoochie coochie man (4:18) -- Long distance call (4:49) -- Mannish boy (10:25) -- Got my mojo workin' (3:18) -- Next time you see me (11:00) -- One eyed woman (9:44) -- Clouds in my heart (6:22) -- Champagne and reefer (6:58).

Recorded live in Lafayette

July 17, 2017
Landreth, Sonny.
[Place of publication not identified] : Mascot Music Production/Provogue, [2017]
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Sonny Landreth; with acc.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Disc 2. Back to the bayou teche -- True blue -- The milky way home -- Brave new girl -- Überesso -- Soul salvation -- Walkin' blues -- The one and only truth.

#Lovecovers

July 14, 2017
Whalum, Kirk, performer.
Brentwood, TN : Top Drawer Records, [2016]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Kirk Whalum, saxophone, with other musicians.
Love on top (feat. Ruby Camille) -- Have a talk with God -- You brought the sunshine (feat. Angie & Debbie Winans) -- God is love (feat. Kevin Whalum) -- Holy is the lamb -- Speak to my heart (feat. Donnie McClurkin, Angie & Debbie Winans) -- Wonderful, merciful savior (feat. Nia Allen) -- Alabaster box -- Tomorrow (feat. Carvin Winans) -- I will always love you (feat. BeBe Winans & Wendy Moten) -- What is this? (feat. Donnie McClurkin) -- Use me -- God is love (remix).

Together

July 14, 2017
Dulfer, Candy, composer, instrumentalist, singer.
℗2017, ©2017
1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Candy Dulfer, saxophone, vocals ; with accompaniment.
Songs primarily cowritten by Candy Dulfer.
How it's done -- Together -- Show ur ID -- Age -- Sincerity -- After tonight (featuring Rice Green) -- Out of time (featuring vAn) -- What u do (when the music hits) (featuring Andy "Stewlocks" Ninvalle and vAn) -- Promises -- L.O.V.E. intro (featuring vAn) -- Hold up (featuring Chance Howard) -- So close -- D.I.S.C.O. -- L.O.V.E. outro (featuring vAn) -- I cannot believe.

Hudson

July 12, 2017
Hudson (Musical group) composer, performer.
[United States] : Motema Music, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Hudson.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Hudson -- El swing -- Lay lady lay -- Woodstock -- A hard rain's a-gonna fall -- Wait until tomorrow -- Song for world forgiveness -- Dirty ground -- Tony then Jack -- Up on Cripple Creek -- Great spirit peace chant.

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