Jimmy Owens ‎– Headin’ Home (1978)

Headin’ Home is the third solo album by jazz-funk trumpeter Jimmy Owens, released in 1978 on Horizon. Tracklist: A1. “Home” (5:53) A2. “New Tune” (5:47) A3. “Dreaming My Life Away” (5:45) A4. “Never Subject to Change” (5:34) B1. “B.S.” (6:51) B2. “Sweet Love” (9:42) B3. “Exercise (Dis’go Dis’way)” (6:21) Credits: Jimmy Owens — trumpet, flugelhorn […]

Sonny Fortune ‎– Long Before Our Mothers Cried (1974)

Long Before Our Mothers Cried is the debut headlining album by American post-bop/jazz saxophonist Sonny Fortune, released in 1974 on Strata-East. Tracklist: A1. “Long Before Our Mothers Cried” (14:52) A2. “A Tribute to a Holiday (Billie)” (6:01) B1. “Sound of Silents” (8:58) B2. “Five for Trane” (6:28) B3. “Wayneish” (6:45) Credits: Sonny Fortune — alto […]

The Heath Brothers

The Heath Brothers were an American avant-garde jazz duo from Philadelphia comprised of drummer Albert Heath (born May 31, 1935) and saxist/flutist Jimmy Heath (born Oct. 25, 1926). Members: Albert Heath (drums), Jimmy Heath (saxophone, flute), Percy Heath (bass), Stanley Cowell (keyboards), Tony Purrone (guitar), Mtume (percussion), Keith Copeland (drums), Akira Tana (drums), Jeb Patton […]