The Joe Holland Quartet Klipsch Tape Project

Klipsch Tape Project: The Joe Holland Quartet (2013) [Official Digital Download - DSD128]

Klipsch Tape Project: The Joe Holland Quartet (2013)
DSD128 (.dff) 1 bit/5,64 MHz | Time - 62:13 minutes | 4,33 GB
Official Digital Download - Source: HighDefTapeTransfers.com | Digital booklet

In July of 1955 when the music in this album was recorded, none of the principals concerned had any idea that the tapes would one day find themselves on the market. The purpose was merely to record material suitable for demonstrations. As a result the performers were under no strain whatever, and the playing clearly shows a spontaneity and vitality that one seldom hears outside of live and informal performances. In keeping with the nature of the music, intimate microphone placement was employed with the result that certain extra-musical sounds are clearly audible at times.
Joe Lovano Quartet - Classic! Live At Newport (2016) {Blue Note}

Joe Lovano Quartet - Classic! Live At Newport (2016) {Blue Note}
EAC 1.3 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 378MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz, Post-Bop

Joe Lovano is part of a select group of established musicians who have been around for so long, achieved so much, and have such an instantly recognizable sound, that a new release is more or less guaranteed to be good. And so it is with Classic! Live at Newport – everybody knows what to expect but that doesn't in any way diminish the enjoyment of listening to it.

The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out (1962)  Music

Posted by Oksana_m at Oct. 8, 2016
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out (1962)

The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out (1962)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log > 234 Mb | Mp3 CBR 320Kpbs > 107 Mb
Cool Jazz | TT - 38:47 | Label: CBS | Cat. # CDCBS62068 | Japan
Scans (Png) > 119 Mb | NitroFlare, Oboom

Dave Brubeck's defining masterpiece, Time Out is one of the most rhythmically innovative albums in jazz history, the first to consciously explore time signatures outside of the standard 4/4 beat or 3/4 waltz time. It was a risky move – Brubeck's record company wasn't keen on releasing such an arty project, and many critics initially roasted him for tampering with jazz's rhythmic foundation…

Dave Holland Quartet - Conference Of The Birds (1973) {ECM 1027}  Music

Posted by tiburon at Sept. 11, 2016
Dave Holland Quartet - Conference Of The Birds (1973) {ECM 1027}

Dave Holland Quartet - Conference Of The Birds (1973) {ECM 1027}
EAC 0.99pb4 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 233MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 93MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Avant-Garde Jazz, Free Jazz

Dave Holland's debut as a leader, Conference of the Birds, doesn't seem to get its proper due outside of avant-garde circles; perhaps, when discussing the greats, Holland's name simply doesn't spring to mind as immediately. Whatever the case, Conference of the Birds is one of the all-time avant-garde jazz classics, incorporating a wide spectrum of '60s innovations. Part of the reason it works so well is the one-time-only team-up of two avant-garde legends: the fiery, passionate Sam Rivers and the cerebral Anthony Braxton; they complement and contrast one another in energizing fashion throughout.

Joe Lovano Quartet - Tones Shapes & Colors (1986) {Soul Note}  Music

Posted by tiburon at Aug. 26, 2016
Joe Lovano Quartet - Tones Shapes & Colors (1986) {Soul Note}

Joe Lovano Quartet - Tones Shapes & Colors (1986) {Soul Note}
EAC 0.99pb5 | FLAC tracks level 5 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 322MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 157MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz, Post-Bop

Joe Lovano's recorded debut as a leader features the tenor in a quartet with pianist Ken Werner, bassist Dennis Irwin and drummer Mel Lewis. Together, they perform three originals apiece by the leader and Werner. None of the tunes are simple or based on the chords of standards, but although they did not catch on, the interplay by the musicians, the excellent pacing of tempos and moods, and the consistently satisfying solos make this a set worth searching for.

Dave Holland Quartet - Dream Of The Elders (1996) {ECM 1572}  Music

Posted by tiburon at March 10, 2016
Dave Holland Quartet - Dream Of The Elders (1996) {ECM 1572}

Dave Holland Quartet - Dream Of The Elders (1996) {ECM 1572}
EAC 0.95pb5 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 431MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 191MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz, Post-Bop

Stylewise, the music on this CD sounds much closer to a mid-'60s Blue Note release than what one might expect from ECM. Although the general sound of the ensembles is light, the music is often filled with inner heat, a little reminiscent of a Wayne Shorter record. Altoist Eric Person and vibraphonist Steve Nelson work well together, bassist Dave Holland takes plenty of solo space, drummer Gene Jackson keeps the momentum flowing and guest vocalist Cassandra Wilson does a fine job on Maya Angelou's poem "Equality." Holland's originals have plenty of variety in moods while close attention is paid to dynamics. A satisfying and thought-provoking session.
John Scofield & Joe Lovano Quartet - 36. Leverkusener Jazztage 2015 [HDTV 720i]

John Scofield & Joe Lovano Quartet - 36. Leverkusener Jazztage 2015 [HDTV 720i]
AVC, 1280x720i (16:9), 12.3 Mbps VBR | 50.000 fps | 59:39 min. | 6.0 GB | RAR Rec.
German | Color | Dolby AC3 48.0 KHz, stereo, 448 kbps | MPEG-2 48.0 KHz, stereo, 256 kbps | MPEG-2 48.0 KHz, stereo, 192 kbps |
Jazz, Post-Bop, Jazz Fusion, Jazz Funk, Blues | WDR | HDTV->TS

Live at Forum Leverkusen, Germany, 10 November 2015.
Joe Maneri Quartet - In Full Cry (1997) {ECM 1617} [Re-Up]

Joe Maneri Quartet - In Full Cry (1997) {ECM 1617}
EAC 1.0b3 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 347MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz, Avant-Garde Jazz

Maneri's ECM debut Three Men Walking was an album-of-the-year selection in England's The Guardian, France's Jazz Magazine and Germany's Jazzthetik. On In Full Cry, the 70-year-old clarinettist/saxophonist/pianist, one of American music's great originals, leads his quartet through a programme of free improvisations, jazz standards, and spirituals that hark back to his days as a street preacher in Brooklyn. The musical exchanges between Joe and his son Mat (on electric 6-string violin) - employing the grammar of Father Maneri's 72-notes-per-octave microtonal system - are like nothing else in jazz.

Joe Morris Quartet - Balance (2014)  

Posted by mark70 at Oct. 14, 2014
Joe Morris Quartet - Balance (2014)

Joe Morris Quartet - Balance (2014)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 55:43 min | 128 MB
Genre: Contemporary Jazz, Free Improvisation | Label: Clean Feed

“Balance” may be the return of an old Joe Morris project and band, but the always innovative guitarist embraces it as a new adventure. And sure it is: Morris reunion with his former partners Mat Maneri, Chris Lightcap and Gerald Cleaver brings the music to territories never before crossed. Of course, the years passed and the musicians changed their perspectives and skills, but this happens not only because of their personal evolutions.
Jack Wilson - The Jack Wilson Quartet featuring Roy Ayers (1963) {2012 Japan 24-bit Remaster}

Jack Wilson - The Jack Wilson Quartet featuring Roy Ayers (1963) {2012 Japan 24-bit Remaster}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 226 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 84 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (jpg) -> 117 Mb | 5% repair rar | 24-bit remaster
© 2012 Warner Japan / Atlantic / Rhino | WPCR-27094 | Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series
Jazz / Cool / Post Bop / Piano

A great album recorded in 1963 for Atlantic – one of our favorite ever! Jack Wilson's one of our favorite piano players, and we rave about him all the time on these pages – and one of the reasons why we love him so much is that he was often accompanied by Roy Ayers, who started out his career playing vibes in his group! The pair together are a dream, and this album is arguably their best effort – filled with moody modal cuts, and lots of lyrical interplay that hits these beautiful high points, then dives into pits of darkness. Titles include "Harbor Freeway", "De Critifeux", "Corcovado", "Jackleg", and "Nirvana & Dana".