Sam Rivers

Sam Rivers (Sept. 25, 1923 — Dec. 26, 2011) was an American avant-jazz multi-reedist and pianist from El Reno, Okla., who released three albums as a bandleader on Blue Note between 1964 and 1967, followed by titles on Impulse!, Red Record, and other labels during the 1970s. Discography: Fuchsia Swing Song (1965) Contours (1967) A […]

Don Pullen – Capricorn Rising (1976)

Capricorn Rising is an album by American avant-garde jazz pianist Don Pullen, released in 1976 on Black Saint. Tracklist: A1. “Break Out” (12:35) A2. “Capricorn Rising” (11:48) B1. “Joycie Girl” (6:36) B2. “Fall Out” (15:04) Credits: Sam Rivers — tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute Don Pullen — piano Alex Blake — bass Bobby Battle — […]

Bill Evans / George Russell Orchestra ‎– Living Time (1972)

Living Time is a collaborative album between pianist Bill Evans and conductor George Russell, recorded with the latter’s jazz-rock orchestra and released in 1972 on Columbia/CBS. Tracklist: A1. “Event I” (3:50) A2. “Event II” (8:22) A3. “Event III” (2:47) A4. “Event IV” (5:30) B1. “Event V” (11:52) B2. “Event VI” (4:13) B3. “Event VII” (2:07) […]