Jimmy Mcgriff The Starting Five (1990)

Jimmy McGriff - The Starting Five (1986) {Milestone MCD-9148-2}  Music

Posted by ruskaval at Aug. 2, 2016
Jimmy McGriff - The Starting Five (1986) {Milestone MCD-9148-2}

Jimmy McGriff - The Starting Five (1986) {Milestone MCD-9148-2}
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© 1986 Milestone / Fantasy | MCD-9148-2
Jazz / Soul Jazz / Jazz Blues / Organ

Due to the strong lineup and the basic but perfectly suitable material, this Jimmy McGriff CD is well worth picking up. The groovin' organist teams up with David "Fathead" Newman (heard on alto, tenor and flute), Rusty Bryant (doubling on tenor and alto), either Mel Brown or Wayne Boyd on guitar, and drummer Bernard "Pretty" Purdie. Basic originals alternate with such standbys as "I'm Getting Sentimental over You" and "Georgia on My Mind," with everyone playing up to their potential. A fun and swinging session.
Jimmy McGriff - The Mean Machine (1976) {Groove Merchant GM-3311 rem 2007}

Jimmy McGriff - The Mean Machine (1976) {Groove Merchant GM-3311 rem 2007}
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© 1976, 2007 Groove Merchant | GM-3311
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Soul Jazz / Keyboards

Between 1976 and 1979, Jimmy McGriff was often featured in the disco-style productions of Groove Merchant house arranger Brad Baker. The records usually surrounded the great organist with a huge army of studio musicians, big horn sections, string parts and often heard McGriff playing keyboards other than organ. THE MEAN MACHINE, from 1976, was the first of these productions and McGriff doesn't even play organ here.
Jimmy McGriff - The Worm (1968) {2014 Japan Rare Groove Funk Best Collection 1000}

Jimmy McGriff - The Worm (1968) {2014 Japan Rare Groove Funk Best Collection 1000}
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© 2014 Capitol / Solid State / Universal Music Japan | UCCU-90069
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Soul Jazz / Organ

Jimmy McGriff's B-3 sound was always rooted in blues and gospel, and his soloing could be very smooth and polished. But every once in a while, he had to break out of his own soul box and tear it up on a session. The Worm, issued on Solid State Records in 1968, is the very first place he did. This is the first true, all-out funky burner from McGriff, and it sounds very different from most of the other titles on his shelf. Having a band like this helps: trumpeter Blue Mitchell, tenor saxophonist Fats Theus (with Bob Ashton on baritone and Danny Turner on alto), alternating drummers Mel Lewis and Grady Tate, bassist Bob Bushnell, and guitarist Thornel Schwartz were all in their prime in 1968. The title track, written by McGriff, Theus, and producer Sonny Lester, sets the tone for the whole platter.
Jimmy Somerville - The Singles Collection 1984-1990, Featuring Bronski Beat And The Communards (1990)

Jimmy Somerville - The Singles Collection 1984/1990 (1990)
Featuring Bronski Beat And The Communards

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Pop, Synth-Pop, New Wave, Hi-NRG, Pop/Rock | Label: London | # 3984 28249 2 | 01:16:06

17 track Best Of from the lead singer of Bronski Beat and the Communards. Both of those groups are represented here as well as some of Jimmy's solo songs. Jimmy's distinctive falsetto voice could not be mistaken for any other. Bronski Beat had six UK hits but only the first four are included here. The four that made it are 'Small Town Boy', an unlikely medley (with Marc Almond) of Donna Summer's 'I Feel Love', 'Johnny Remember Me', 'Why' and 'It Ain't Necessarily So'. The Communards had a UK #1 hit with 'Don't Leave Me This Way'. Other hits included here include 'Never Can Say Goodbye', 'So Cold The Night', 'You Are My World', 'Disenchanted', 'Tomorrow', 'For A Friend' and 'There's More To Love'. Jimmy had five UK hits without either group, the biggest of which was 'You Make Me Feel Mighty Real'. A cover of 'To Love Somebody' (Bee Gees) made the UK Top Ten. 'Comment Te Dire Adieu', 'Read My Lips' and 'Run From Love' round out this collection. Despite the omission of one major UK hit and one minor hit, this is an excellent collection of music by one of the best British pop singers of the '80s.

The Memo: Five Rules for Your Economic Liberation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 12, 2017
The Memo: Five Rules for Your Economic Liberation

The Memo: Five Rules for Your Economic Liberation by John Hope Bryant
English | September 18, 2017 | ISBN: 1523084561 | EPUB | 144 pages | 0.9 MB
The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing [Audiobook]

The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing [Audiobook] by Bronnie Ware
English | October 11, 2017 | ASIN: B075Y1FC55, ISBN: 1489423478, 1489423486 | M4B@64 kbps | 9 hrs 13 mins | 251 MB
Narrator: Bronnie Ware
Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra - 12 Releases {The Chronological Classics} (1990-1992)

Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra - 12 Releases {The Chronological Classics} (1990-1992)
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New Orleans Jazz, Dixieland, Swing | Label: The Chronological Classics

James Fletcher Hamilton Henderson Jr. (December 18, 1897 – December 29, 1952) was an American pianist, bandleader, arranger and composer, important in the development of big band jazz and swing music. He was one of the most prolific black musical arrangers and, along with Duke Ellington, is considered one of the most influential arrangers and bandleaders in jazz history. Henderson's influence was vast. He helped bridge the gap between the Dixieland and the swing eras. He was often known as Smack Henderson (apparently because of his skill as a batter playing baseball in college).

The Ninety-Five Theses and Other Writings (Penguin Classics)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 26, 2017
The Ninety-Five Theses and Other Writings (Penguin Classics)

The Ninety-Five Theses and Other Writings (Penguin Classics) by Martin Luther, edited by William R. Russell, translated by William R. Russell
English | September 26, 2017 | ISBN: 0143107585 | EPUB | 272 pages | 1.1 MB

Jimmy McGriff - Fly Dude (1972) {Groove Merchant GM-509 rel 2006}  Music

Posted by ruskaval at Sept. 20, 2017
Jimmy McGriff - Fly Dude (1972) {Groove Merchant GM-509 rel 2006}

Jimmy McGriff - Fly Dude (1972) {Groove Merchant GM-509 rel 2006}
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© 1972, 2006 Groove Merchant | GM-509
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Soul Jazz / Organ

Soul-jazz and Hammond B3 pioneer Jimmy McGriff made the Groove Merchant record label his home base for the better part of the 1970s, releasing the often overlooked Fly Dude in 1972. This is McGriff at his most varied. Working with Ronald Arnold on tenor saxophone, George Freeman and John Thomas on guitars, and Marion Booker Jr. on drums, McGriff tackles a Jimmy Smith tune ("Jumping the Blues"), a Memphis Slim classic ("Everyday I Have the Blues"), and a bop touchstone by sax great Charlie Parker ("Yardbird Suite").

Ismail Kadare: The Writer and the Dictatorship 1957-1990  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 19, 2017
Ismail Kadare: The Writer and the Dictatorship 1957-1990

Ismail Kadare: The Writer and the Dictatorship 1957-1990 by Peter Morgan
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1906540519 | 356 pages | True PDF | 6.75 MB

Ismail Kadare has experienced a life of controversy. In his own country and internationally he has been both acclaimed as a writer and condemned as a lackey of the Albanian socialist dictatorship. Coming of age after occupation and war, Kadare (b. 1936) belonged to the first generation of new Albanians. In a land where writers were routinely imprisoned, Kadare produced the most brilliant and subversive works to emerge from socialist Eastern Europe. His work brings to an end the century whose literary beginnings were marked by the terror to which Kafka gave his name.