Blues In Orbit

Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960/2016) [DSD64 + Hi-Res FLAC]

Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960/2016)
DSD64 (.dsf) 1 bit/2,8 MHz | Time - 36:27 minutes | 1,03 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time - 36:27 minutes | 764 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Blues In Orbit captures the essence of a late-night recording date that was as much a loose jam as a formal studio date, balancing the spontaneity of the former and the technical polish of the latter. If you're just getting into jazz, this album is highly recommended as a great way to initiate your collection.
Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960) [MFSL 1999] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960) [MFSL 1999]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 36:02 minutes | Scans included | 1,1 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 933 MB
Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab # UDCD 757

Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960) [1999, MFSL UDCD 757]  Music

Posted by jclane at April 19, 2012
Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960) [1999, MFSL UDCD 757]

Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit (1960) [1999, MFSL UDCD 757]
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | 233 MB | Complete Scans, 400 dpi JPEG | 33 MB
MP3 CBR @320 kbps (LAME 3.99) | Joint Stereo | 86 MB
Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab | UDCD 757 | Jazz | RAR 3% Recovery

Blues in Orbit is an album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded for the Columbia label in 1959 and released in 1960.

Duke Ellington - Blues in Orbit (1958) [Columbia, 2009]  Music

Posted by intothe at March 9, 2011
Duke Ellington - Blues in Orbit (1958) [Columbia, 2009]

Duke Ellington - Blues in Orbit (1958) [Columbia, 2009]
Jazz | FLAC+CUE+SCANS) | 389 MB | RAR with 5% recovery info
Columbia/Legacy CD, 2009| 61:34
Duke Ellington - Blues In Orbit [MFSL UDCD 757 SACD] 24-bit/96kHz from SACD

Duke Ellington - Blues in Orbit
MFSL UDCD 757 Hybrid SACD
SACD analogue rip in 24-bit/96kHz | FLAC | no cue or log | Artwork
~830 mb | 9 RAR's | RS | Jazz, Blues | 1958


"Blues in Orbit" seems to get overlooked when Ellington's best albums are discussed, but it is a real keeper. There are 11 tracks, none of them is longer than 4:50 and it is all good stuff. There are some familiar favorites like "In a Mellotone" and "C Jam Blues" as well as less often heard gems like "Blues in Blueprint and "Sweet and Pungent".

The featured performers include Ellington stalwarts Johnny Hodges, Ray Nance, Harry Carney and Jimmy Hamilton, as well as the less familiar Booty Wood and Matthew Gee. Johnny, in particular is well showcased here, taking the lead in the rousing, "Smada", which is probably my favorite track. Ray shines on his trumpet, but also gets to play the violin on "C Jam Blues". [customer review on a music store website]

Blues in Orbit was the only SACD released by the original Mobile Fidelity company just before they went under.
The SACD high-res quality reveals a lively sound picture, and it's excellent remastering blows away all CD versions.
Lightnin' Hopkins - Mojo Hand plus Blues In My Bottle (2015) {Soul Jam Records 600862 Remastered and Expanded rec 1960-1961}

Lightnin' Hopkins - Mojo Hand plus Blues In My Bottle (2015) {Soul Jam Records 600862 Remastered and Expanded rec 1960-1961}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 433 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 186 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 256 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1960-61, 2015 Soul Jam Records | 600862
Blues / Acoustic Texas Blues / Regional Blues / Texas Blues

This quintessential collector’s edition includes two of Lightnin’ Hopkins’ finest albums from the early Sixties in their entireties: Mojo Hand, and the equally splendid Blues in My Bottle. The former was originally released in 1962 by Fire Records, while the latter was issued on the Prestige label in 1961, and contained a combination of autobiographical originals and blues standards. These two LPs are widely regarded as landmarks of the early-’60s blues revival. Both solidblues masterpieces have been remastered and packaged together in this very special release, which also includes 2 bonus tracks from the same period.
Gerry Mulligan & Paul Desmond Quartet - Blues In Time (1957) [Reissue 2009]

Gerry Mulligan & Paul Desmond Quartet - Blues In Time (1957) [Reissue 2009]
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 196 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 114 MB | Covers (5 MB) included
Genre: Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Verve Records (0602517995789)

Three years after Gerry Mulligan initially sat in with the Dave Brubeck Quartet, the baritone saxophonist arrived at a point where he could perform alongside Brubeck's alto saxophonist, Paul Desmond, for this much anticipated session. When legal issues, wranglings with producer Norman Granz, and the question of which record label would subsidize and release this album were resolved, the two saxophonists went ahead to produce a delightful program of standards and originals where their more playful sides could fully blossom. The wonderful interaction between Mulligan's burly but agile horn and the ultimate smooth - but in this case animated and energized - sax of Desmond is more than just magical, and makes for a fluid, jaunty, delicious combination sure to please even the most jaded or stone-eared music listener…
The Bud Powell Trio - Blues in the Closet (1956) [Reissue 2009] (Repost)

The Bud Powell Trio - Blues in the Closet (1956) [Reissue 2009]
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 119 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 90 MB | Covers - 45 MB
Genre: Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Verve Records (B0012374-02)

In the bebop revolution of the 1940’s, as Charlie Parker was the leading voice of the alto saxophone, so was Bud Powell the leading voice of the piano. Recorded in 1956 (before his Paris sojourn), the long-unavailable Blues in the Closet features Powell’s lightning-fast runs and nimble keyboard navigations on a set of originals and well-chosen standards. He is accompanied by Osie Johnson, a solid mainstream drummer, and the dean of jazz bassists, Ray Brown. A must for Powell fans and bop devotees.

The Moody Blues - In Search Of The Lost Chord (1968)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Nov. 13, 2017
The Moody Blues - In Search Of The Lost Chord (1968)

The Moody Blues - In Search Of The Lost Chord (1968)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2008 | Deram 530 706-9 | ~ 442 or 183 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 181 Mb
Progressive Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Pop Rock

In Search of the Lost Chord is the album on which the Moody Blues discovered drugs and mysticism as a basis for songwriting and came up with a compelling psychedelic creation, filled with songs about Timothy Leary and the astral plane and other psychedelic-era concerns…

AL "Coffee" McDaniel - Blues In My Shoes (2007)  Music

Posted by Domestos at Nov. 7, 2017
AL "Coffee" McDaniel - Blues In My Shoes (2007)

AL "Coffee" McDaniel - Blues In My Shoes (2007)
WEB FLAC (tracks) ~ 473.47 Mb | 71:15 | Cover
Blues, Chicago Style, Funky Blues, Soul Blues | Country: USA | Label: AL McDaniel / CPA Records

"A Modern Day Urban Blues Opera In 14 Tracks." A blend of Blues and R&B with great stories that makes you want to dance. Tampa blues artist Al “Coffee” McDaniel made his latest album, “Blues in My Shoes,” with help from some big-name friends. Renowned guitarist-keyboardist Lucky Peterson came in to do one session and stayed on to play on and/or produce six more tracks.