Association P.C.

Association P.C. were a Dutch/German avant-garde jazz-rock ensemble that released five albums between 1970 and 1974 on the MPS, Munich, and Corona labels. Members: Pierre Courbois (drums, percussion), Toto Blanke (guitar, ring modulator, nagoya harp), Jasper van’t Hof (electric piano, 1969-73), Peter Krijnen (bass, 1969-70), Sigi Busch (bass, 1970-75), Heiner Wiberny (tenor saxophone, basset horn, […]

Toto Blanke

Toto Blanke (Sept. 16, 1939 — Oct. 24, 2013) was a German guitarist who played in the ethno-jazz/rock band Association P.C. during the early 1970s. As a bandleader, he headed two albums on Vertigo in 1975 and 1976, followed by a sting of solo and combo releases — several with his backing band Electric Circus […]

Toto Blanke – Spider’s Dance (1975)

Spider’s Dance is the debut solo album by German jazz-rock guitarist Toto Blanke, released in 1975 on Vertigo. Tracklist: A1. “Lady’s Bicycle Seat Smeller” (7:00) A2. “Intermission” (6:58) A3. “Rocbaron” (2:45) A4. “Toto” (6:22) B1. “Spider’s Dance” (4:33) B2. “Prelude” (0:58) B3. “Slight Touch of Hepatitis” (14:28) Credits: Toto Blanke — electric guitar, acoustic guitar, […]

The Rolf Kühn Group ‎– Connection ’74 (1974)

Connection ’74 is a jazz-rock album headed by German clarinetist Rolf Kühn, featuring the talents of his pianist brother Joachim Kühn as well as guitarist Toto Blanke and trumpeter Randy Brecker. The albums was released in 1974 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “Made in Spain” (7:02) A2. “German Country” (7:17) A3. “Zest” (3:11) B1. “Things Are What […]

Joachim Kühn ‎– Cinemascope (1974)

Cinemascope is an album by German jazz pianist Joachim Kühn, released in 1974 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “Zoom (Part 1)” (5:26) A2. “Zoom (Part 2)” (3:44) A3. “One String More” (8:18) A4. “Vibrator” (2:16) B1. “Travelling (Part 1)” (5:10) B2. “Travelling (Part 2)” (6:27) B3. “Success” (5:06) B4. “Black Tears” (5:16) Credits: Rolf Kühn — producer, […]

Jasper Van’t Hof ‎– The Selfkicker (1977)

The Selfkicker is an album by Dutch keyboardist Jasper Van’t Hof, released in 1977 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “The Selfkicker” (5:30) A2. “Pas de deux” (6:07) A3. “Associations” (7:12) B1. “Hang Out” (6:14) B2. “Night After the Day Before” (4:18) B3. “Refillable” (4:45) B4. “Home Again” (3:32) Credits: Jasper van’t Hof — piano, synthesizer, organ, […]