Jimmy Cobb

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    For Tony Bennett, 88, The Point of Art is to Convey "Truth and Beauty"

    No, Lady Gaga will not perform with Tony Bennett at Mesa Arts Center. There's long been talk of a collaboration CD between the two, and it seems that come September, the two finally will release Cheek to Cheek, an album that finds the unlikely collaborators crooning jazz standards, backed by consu ... More >>

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    August 6, 2012

    Los Tigres del Norte, Joey DeFrancesco Trio, and Lollapalooza Over the Weekend

    Los Tigres del Norte @ Wild Horse Pass With a career that's spanned four decades, immensely popular norteƱo group Los Tigres del Norte has plenty of practice making Grammy-award winning music. So when I say last night's show was riveting, electric, compelling, or any other positive adjective I've ... More >>

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    August 4, 2012

    Joey DeFrancesco, Jimmy Cobb, Larry Coryell, Musical Instrument Museum, 8/3/12

    Joey DeFrancesco Trio Musical Instrument Museum Friday, August 3, 2012 See also: Q&A: Joey DeFrancesco Was 17 When Miles Davis Asked Him To Join His Band The setting for the Joey DeFrancesco Trio felt somewhat sterile for the genre, given that this style of jazz --soul jazz, as it's often called-- ... More >>

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    August 2, 2012

    Joey DeFrancesco Was 17 When Miles Davis Asked Him To Join His Band

    Jazz organists are a unique breed, able to switch from serious to funky quite literally at the push of a button. Joey DeFrancesco has been performing since he was a child, following in the footsteps of his jazz-playing father and grandfather.

  • Music

    April 12, 2001

    Miles Davis

    'Round About Midnight, Milestones, At Newport 1958, Jazz at the Plaza, The Essential Miles Davis, Live at the Fillmore East -- March 7, 1970: It's About That Time (Columbia/Legacy)

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    September 14, 2000

    Kind of Blue

    The Making of the Miles Davis Masterpiece (Da Capo Press)

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    October 19, 1995