Been a big fan of De-Phazz.
How about a quick listen->
I’d thought I create a playlist of some of my favorite music on Spotify.
What do you think? Any suggestions?
I’ll be adding more as I go along, just getting going now…
1. “Dead End” (Galt MacDermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 4:05
2.”Walking in Space” (MacDermot, Rado, Ragni) – 12:06 as Hair (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
3.”Killer Joe” (Benny Golson) – 5:12
4.”Love and Peace” (Arthur Adams) – 5:48
5.”I Never Told You” (Arthur Hamilton, Johnny Mandel) – 4:18
6.”Oh Happy Day” (Edwin Hawkins) – 3:37
Quincy Jones – conductor, arranger
Freddie Hubbard, Lloyd Michaels, Dick Williams, John Frosk, Marvin Stamm, Snooky Young – trumpet
Jimmy Cleveland, J. J. Johnson, Alan Raph, Tony Studd, Norman Pride, Kai Winding – trombone
Joel Kaye, Roland Kirk, Hubert Laws, Jerome Richardson – reeds
Paul Griffin – piano
Eric Gale – electric guitar
Ray Brown – double bass
Grady Tate – drums
Chuck Rainey – bass on “Love and Peace”
Bob James – electric piano
Hubert Laws – flute, tenor sax
Toots Thielemans – guitar, harmonica
Bernard Purdie – drums
Hilda Harris – vocals
Marilyn Jackson – vocals
Valerie Simpson – vocal solo on “Walking in Space”
Maretha Stewart – vocals
Artist. Father. Visionary. QUINCY is an intimate look at musical icon and influential legend, Quincy Jones. Available on Netflix September 21st.
A must watch for me, Quincy was alengend long before his work with Michael Jackson.
The New York Times asks: Is rock & roll dead, or just old?
Writer John Harris and I attended a screening of Melissa Kent’s “Bernie and Rebecca” at LA Shorts Fest at LA Live’s Regal Cinemas.Look for it at many upcoming festivals in Los Angeles area, and moving on to the east coast next month.