Davis Cup

Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup (1959) [RVG Edition, 2007]  

Posted by Andi_Deris at April 29, 2015
Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup (1959) [RVG Edition, 2007]

Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup (1959) [RVG Edition, 2007]
EAC Rip | APE: Image+Cue+Log | 268 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 91 Mb | Scans | Time: 37:55
Genre: Jazz, Hard Bop | Label: Blue Note/Capitol | Cat.№: 0946 3 92766 2 2

Davis Cup is the debut album by American pianist Walter Davis Jr. featuring performances recorded in 1959 and released on the Blue Note label. It would be his only effort for the label and one of the few recordings where he figured as the leader. The Allmusic review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine states "Walter Davis Jr.'s debut record as a leader for Blue Note is a terrific hard bop session, a driving collection of six original tunes that emphasize the strengths not only of the pianist himself, but also his supporting band.
  Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup (1960) [APO Remaster 2011] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Walter Davis Jr. - Davis Cup (1960) [APO Remaster 2011]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 38:00 minutes | Scans included | 1,17 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 801 MB
One Night in Turin: The Inside Story of a World Cup That Changed Our Footballing Nation Forever

One Night in Turin: The Inside Story of a World Cup That Changed Our Footballing Nation Forever by Pete Davies
English | May 25, 2010 | ISBN: 0224083341 | EPUB | 480 pages | 3 MB
Miles Davis - The Original Jacket Collection (2006) [30 Albums, 37 CDs] {DSD Japan Mini LP Analog Collection} (part 5of6)

Miles Davis - The Original Jacket Collection (2006) [30 Albums, 37 CDs] {DSD Japan Mini LP Analog Collection} (part 5of6)
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 2.88 Gb | MP3 @320 -> 1.11 Gb | Artwork
© 2006 Sony Music Japan / Columbia | SICP 1222~29 | DSD | HQD High Quality Disc
Jazz / Fusion / Jazz Rock / Jazz Funk / Trumpet

None of Miles Davis' recordings has been more shrouded in mystery than Jack Johnson, yet none has better fulfilled Miles Davis' promise that he could form the "greatest rock band you ever heard." Containing only two tracks, the album was assembled out of no less than four recording sessions between February 18, 1970, and June 4, 1970, and was patched together by producer Teo Macero. Most of the outtake material ended up on Directions, Big Fun, and elsewhere. The first misconception is the lineup: the credits on the recording are incomplete. For the opener, "Right Off," the band is Miles, John McLaughlin, Billy Cobham, Herbie Hancock, Michael Henderson, and Steve Grossman (no piano player!), which reflects the liner notes.

Miles Davis - Ballads (1990)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Nov. 27, 2016
Miles Davis - Ballads (1990)

Miles Davis - Ballads (1990)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
CBS 461099 2 | ~ 256 or 112 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 24 Mb
Jazz, Cool Jazz, Bop, Hard Bop

A well-sequenced set of nine ballads done by various incarnations of Miles Davis groups for Columbia Records between 1956 and 1984, this compilation is a wonderful listen but pieces like "Flamenco Sketches" and "I Loves You, Porgy," for instance, really need to be heard in their original settings to be truly appreciated…
The Miles Davis Quintet - Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet (1956) [DCC, GZS-1063]

The Miles Davis Quintet - Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet (1956)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
DCC, GZS-1063 | ~ 237 or 111 Mb | Scans Included
Jazz / Bop / Cool / Hard Bop

Workin' is the third in a series of four featuring the classic Miles Davis Quintet: Davis (trumpet), John Coltrane (tenor sax), Red Garland (piano), and Philly Joe Jones (drums). Like its predecessors Cookin' and Relaxin', Workin' is the product of not one – as mythology would claim – but two massively productive recording sessions in May and October of 1956, respectively…
Hilary Hahn, London SO, Sir Colin Davis - Edward Elgar: Violin Concerto; Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (2004)

Edward Elgar: Violin Concerto; Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (2004)
Hilary Hahn, violin; London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Colin Davis, conductor

EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 306 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 159 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 70 Mb
Genre: Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon | # 00289 474 5042 | Time: 01:06:04

Elgar’s Violin Concerto has a certain mystique about it independent of the knee-jerk obeisance it has received in the British press. It probably is the longest and most difficult of all Romantic violin concertos, requiring not just great technical facility but great concentration from the soloist and a real partnership of equals with the orchestra. And like all of Elgar’s large orchestral works, it is extremely episodic in construction and liable to fall apart if not handled with a compelling sense of the long line. In reviewing the score while listening to this excellent performance, I was struck by just how fussy Elgar’s indications often are: the constant accelerandos and ritards, and the minute (and impractical) dynamic indications that ask more questions than they sometimes answer. No version, least of all the composer’s own, even attempts to realize them all: it would be impossible without italicizing and sectionalizing the work to death.

Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis - Cookbook, Vol. 1 (1958/2014) [TR24][OF]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by SERTiL at Nov. 24, 2016
Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis - Cookbook, Vol. 1 (1958/2014) [TR24][OF]

Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis - Cookbook, Vol. 1
Jazz, Soul Jazz | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | 63:54 min | 562 MB | Digital booklet
Label: Prestige Records | Tracks: 07 | Rls.date: 1958/2014

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and Shirley Scott set an enduring standard for tenor saxophone/organ groups, beginning with this their first recording together. Davis' authoritative, hard swinging style came through his seasoning as a key player in the Count Basie band. Scott, an accomplished pianist, took up the organ when she joined Davis in 1955, emerging with her distinctive, driving yet subtle style virtually fully formed.
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis - Very Saxy (1959/2014) [Official Digital Download 24bit/44.1kHz]

Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis - Very Saxy (1959/2014)
FLAC tracks 24bit/44.1kHz | Digital Booklet | 494MB + 5% Recovery
Studio Master, Official Digital Download, Prestige Records

When four veterans like Coleman Hawkins, Buddy Tate, Eddie Davis, and Arnett Cobb get together, no longer young bucks that have to prove themselves, they still like to assert their musical masculinity. It is like four old friends in their shirtsleeves or T-shirts, having an old fashioned bull session over beer and pretzels or an equivalent. There is talk of old times, back-slapping, head-shaking, low humor and high hilarity. Troubles of the present are forgotten temporarily as old bonds are reweaved.

Miles Davis - Steamin' (1956) [DCC, GZS-1065]  Music

Posted by v3122 at Nov. 23, 2016
Miles Davis - Steamin' (1956) [DCC, GZS-1065]

Miles Davis - Steamin' (1956)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
1994 | DCC, GZS-1065 | ~ 221 or 109 Mb | Scans Included
Jazz, Cool Jazz, Bop, Hard Bop

Although chronologically the last to be issued, this collection includes some of the best performances from the tapes which would produce the albums Cookin', Relaxin', Workin', and ultimately, Steamin'. A primary consideration of these fruitful sessions is the caliber of musicians – Miles Davis (trumpet), Red Garland (piano), John Coltrane (tenor sax), and Philly Joe Jones (drums) – who were basically doing their stage act in the studio…