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Chillin & Grillin - Classi…
We've created a 50-song playlist of all-time favorites to soundtrack your end-of-summer get-togethers: crank it up and enjoy!
Uncut: Dewey Redman Five, …
The avant garde tenor saxophonist performs material from his Impulse release
The Ear of the Behearer
at the '74 Newport Jazz Festival.
Happy Birthday, Taj Mahal!
The charismatic blues scholar and world music pioneer (born Henry Saint Clair Fredericks in Harlem) turns 71 today. Hear him in a one-man show from 1972.
Uncut: A Tribute to Bird, …
Charlie Parker's legacy is celebrated by the New York Jazz Repertory Company, featuring guest altoists Sonny Stitt, Charles McPherson and Phil Woods.
A Robert Fripp Playlist
The progressive rock guitarist turns 67 today. Hear him in concert with Peter Gabriel in 1978 and with separate editions of King Crimson from '69, '73 and '84.
Masterful Drummer Billy Co…
The powerhouse drummer-composer and charter member of the Mahavishnu Orchestra turns 69 today. Hear him leading his own band in 1978.
Uncut: Betty Carter & Trio…
A magnetic stage presence, uncanny ballad interpreter and scat singer extraordinaire, 'Betty Bebop' performs standards and originals at the '78 Newport Jazz Fest.
Uncut: Cake Goes the Distance
If you missed them at Napa's Bottle Rock Festival, watch the heroes of Sacramento, CA jam "I Will Survive" and more in this '99 set.
Tom Petty in Houston, '79
As Tom gears up to hangout with Stevie Wonder and The Black Crowes this weekend in Alabama, get your vintage Petty fix right here.
New Release: The Byrds in …
One of the most unstable American bands of the 1960s was also one of the most creative, innovative and influential, as evidenced by this show.
Uncut: Jaco's Word of Mout…
Weather Report bassist Jaco Pastorius unveils his powerhouse 19-piece ensemble at the 1982 Kool Jazz Festival in New York.
Talking Heads Debut 'Remai…
The art rock/new wave group unveils an expanded lineup featuring keyboardist Bernie Worrell and guitarist Adrian Belew at Canada's Heatwave Festival.
Uncut: An All-Star Midnigh…
Hear Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Gerry Mulligan, Elvin Jones, Roy Haynes and others at this 1973 Radio City Music Hall concert.
George Strait's Friday Nig…
Strait thrilled his '83 Massachusetts audience just like he's been thrilling 'em ever since. His new album
Love Is Everything
hits stores this week.
The Kinks' Komeback
This 1977 show by The Kinks features old and new material performed during their comeback tour, one of their greatest ever.
Miles Davis Quartet at '66…
On this day in 1963, Miles Davis recorded the title track to
Seven Steps to Heaven
with 17-year-old Tony Williams. Hear them on that tune in 1966.
A Jack Bruce Birthday Play…
Turning 70 today is the great bassist-singer featured here in concert with Cream in 1968 and fronting his own band at the Bottom Line in 1977.
New Release: 'Being There'…
On their second album and the ensuing tour, the Chicago-based band began a long tradition of defying expectations and reinventing rock 'n roll.
Happy Birthday to Ya, Stev…
The profoundly gifted multi-instrumentalist-composer-singer and musical force of nature turns 63 this week. Hear him in concerts from 1972, 1973 and 1986.
Chet Baker Remembered
The trumpeter-vocalist's life came to a tragic end this week in 1988 when he fell out of his hotel window in Amsterdam. Hear him in better days.