Posts Tagged 'Jazz'

Classic Album Sundays presents Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’

February is jazz month here at CAS. This time around we celebrate the legendary pianist.

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Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

‘Play All’ for Thelonious Monk’s musical inspirations, pieces prior to ‘Brilliant Corners’, his performance with Miles Davis and the music of his collaborators.

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Album of the Month: Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’

The legendary composer and pianist tackled one of his most complex recordings and pushed his band to the limit on this pinnacle of postwar jazz.

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Classic Album Sundays presents Herbie Hancock ‘Head Hunters’

February is jazz month for CAS and this year we are celebrating one of its best-selling classic albums and a must-have platter for jazz-funk enthusiasts.

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Album of the Month: Herbie Hancock ‘Head Hunters’

“My intention was to make a funk record, but the jazz influence kept pulling it.” – Herbie Hancock

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Television ‘Marquee Moon’ Musical Lead-Up

To hear Television’s first independently release single, the bands that inspired them and some of their related contemporaries, stream our ‘Marquee Moon’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist.

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Herbie Hancock ‘Head Hunters’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

A concise sonic story of Herbie’s musical life and influences leading up to his 1973 jazz-funk classic, ‘Head Hunters’.

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CAS & RBMA Tokyo Weekender with DJ Krush Gallery

The highlights in images of our special session with DJ Krush presenting his favourite Miles Davis album.

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Roxy Music ‘Avalon’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Press Play to hear Roxy contemporaries such as David Bowie and Grace Jones and inspirations such as Billie Holiday and Charlie Parker.

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CAS and RBMA Japan present DJ Krush’s Favourite Album

Japan’s premier jazzy hip hop producer and DJ presents that album he loves beginning to end: Miles Davis ‘Ascenseur pour l’échafaud’

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