Ain’t nothing but a jazz thing here at eil Towers with some top jazz rare vinyl and CDs coming through the doors over the past week, here’s a few to whet your jazz whistle, see them all
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Classic jazz, original and super rare pressings…..
MILES DAVIS Birth Of The Cool: Rare original 1956 UK 11-track mono vinyl LP on the turquoise Capitol label, with machine stamped ‘-1N’ matrices in the run-offs. Features early 1949 to early 1950 recording sessions that marked a turning point in jazz towards a more stylistic sound. Includes the masterful ‘Move’ & ‘Boplicity’. This particular copy was used for export; the laminated sleeve, with its scalloped flipbacks, has a Dutch ‘Phenix Verzameling’ shaped sticker on the back with the Capitol label amongst its company logos, more info here
MILES DAVIS Bitches Brew: 1999 Austrian 7-track 2CD including bonus track Feio, not on the original 1970 album. 28-bit digital remastered version featuring musicians Wayne Shorter, Chick Corea, John McLaughlin, Dave Holland, Jack DeJonette, Joe Zawinul and many others. Included is a 28-page booklet picture sleeve containing extensive notes on the making of the album all inside a hype stickered slipcase. More info here
More vinyl delights from all over the world…
THE HORACE SILVER QUINTET That Healin’ Feelin’: Original 1970 US ‘Division Of Liberty’ Blue Note label 9-track LP, including the groovy vocal tune The Show Has Begun, which was also released as a single & stars Andy Bey. More info here
MILT JACKSON & THE THELONIOUS MONK QUINTET Milt Jackson: 1967 US Liberty stereo issue of the 1956 12-track LP, also starring John Lewis, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke, Lou Donaldson, Sahib Shihab, Al McKibbon, Art Blakey, John Simmons & Shadow Wilson, pasted picture sleeve with Liberty catalogue inner, more info here