The Fusion Experience 30/01/2022

djdrfusion · The Fusion Experience 30/01/2022

You know I have to admit I still get a huge buzz from playing vinyl, looking through the stacks of records, reading the back of the covers, giving the vinyl wipe before resting the needle on the track. there’s nothing like the warm sound of analogue, it’s easy to understand why vinyl is coming back.

Herbie Handcock – Spider 1976.

Bob James – Westchester Lady 1976

Grover Washington, Jr – Masterpiece 1973
Deodato – Also Sprach Zarathustra 1972
Brian Auge’s Oblivion Express – Whenever Your Ready 1973
Weather Report – Milky Way 1971
Miles Davis – Jean Pierre 1981
Pat Metheny – Side Eye NYC 2021
Yellowjackets – The Spin 1989
Jaco Pastorius – “Kuru/Speak Like a Child” 1976
Quincy Jones – Killer Joe 1969
Donald Byrd – Noah 1964
Charlie Mingus Blues & Roots 1959

Ramsey Lewis Trio – Hang On Sloopy 1965

Quincy jones – Hang On Sloopy 1965
Eddie Harris – Listen Here 1966

fusion music

Weather Report A jazz rock band founded in the early 70’s, with members like bass player Jaco Pastorius, Victor Bailey & Alphonso Johnson, drummers Omar Hakim, Peter Erskine, & Mino Cinelu, headed by front men Joe Zawinul & Wayne Shorter.
I would have to say Weather Report is the band that opened my mind to fusion music

Thought I’d put together a selection of live concerts and a look at the band its self, check out the first video
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