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Sterling Koch - Slide Ruler (2011)  Music

Posted by popsakov at Jan. 31, 2015
Sterling Koch - Slide Ruler (2011)

Sterling Koch - Slide Ruler (2011)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 331 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 127 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Blues-Rock, Chicago Blues | Full Force Music #FFM117

Sterling Koch (pronounced "Cook") is a nationally recognized lap steel guitarist who is a touring and recording artist. Sterling specializes in playing traditional, Chicago style blues in a contemporary style on the lap steel guitar. He has recorded 4 solo albums of steel guitar music. The latest release titled "Slide Ruler" features bassist Tommy Shannon (Stevie Ray Vaughan) and Grammy nominated drummer Chet McCracken (Doobie Brothers). The single from the album, "If You Wanna Rock & Roll" was featured on the nationally syndicated radio program "Blues Deluxe." He has had the support of the legendary steel guitarist Calvin Cooke (mentor to Robert Randolph) when first starting on steel guitar and now can claim "steelers" Darick Campbell (The Campbell Brothers), Aubrey Ghent and Freddie Roulette as friends and mentors.

Sterling Koch - Steel Guitar Blues (2010)  Music

Posted by jclane at June 26, 2013
Sterling Koch - Steel Guitar Blues (2010)

Sterling Koch - Steel Guitar Blues (2010)
EAC Rip | FLAC Image + Cue + Log => 225 MB | MP3 CBR @320 kbps => 82 MB | Full scans included
Label: Full Force Music | Catalog.#: FFM116| Genre: Blues Rock

"Steel Guitar Blues" is the 3rd solo CD release of steel guitar music and 1st all-blues CD release from nationally recognized lap steel guitarist Sterling Koch (pronounced "Cook"). Sterling specializes in playing contemporary Chicago style blues on the lap steel guitar. He has recorded with legendary blues bassist Tommy Shannon (Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter) and Grammy nominated drummer Chet McCracken (Doobie Brothers).

Sterling Koch - Let It Slide (2013)  Music

Posted by popsakov at May 21, 2013
Sterling Koch - Let It Slide (2013)

Sterling Koch - Let It Slide (2013)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 421 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 168 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 600 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Blues Rock, Slide Guitar Blues | Full Force Music | FFM118

Sterling Koch returns with a new album "Let It Slide," the follow up to his very successful 2011 release "Slide Ruler." "Let It Slide" includes 13 songs, 8 originals and 5 covers, of varying blues and blues/rock styles. The cover songs include songs by Elmore James, Doyle Bramhall (I and II) and Rick Vito (Fleetwood Mac) as well as the single "Mercury Blues" by K.C. Douglas. "Let It Slide" features Gene Babula on bass and John Goba on drums taking over for Tommy Shannon (Double Trouble) and Chet McCracken (Doobie Brothers) from the "Slide Ruler" album. Sterling only began to play the lap steel in 2004 as the result of a neck injury, a herniated disk…
Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges - Back To Back (1959) [APO Remaster 2012] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges - Back To Back (1959) [Analogue Productions 2012]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 46:53 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,34 GB
or DSD64 files (.dsf) 1 bit/2,8 MHz | Time - 46:53 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,17 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 973 MB
Illinois Jacquet - Swing's The Thing (1956/2011/2014) [Official Digital Download: DSD64 & Hi-Res FLAC]

Illinois Jacquet - Swing's The Thing (1956/2011/2014)
2011 | DSD64 (.dsf) 1 bit/2,8 MHz | Time - 34:20 minutes | 898 MB
2014 | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 34:20 minutes | 1,45 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Illinois Jacquet was "foremost of the WWII-era "Texas tenor titans", an influential figure in both jazz and R&B saxophone. "Swing's The Thing" is one of his first recordings. Recorded in Los Angeles in 1956, it features Illinois Jacquet on tenor sax, Roy Eldridge on trumpet, Jimmy Jones on piano, Herb Ellis on guitar, Ray Brown on bass, and Jo Jones on drums. These magical performances capture the genius that was Jacquet's playing, backed by a stellar ensemble.
Elvis Costello with Burt Bacharach - Painted From Memory (1998) [MFSL 2017] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Elvis Costello with Burt Bacharach - Painted From Memory (1998) [MFSL 2017]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 52:13 minutes | Scans included | 1,45 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 1,07 GB
Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab # UDSACD 2193

Painted from Memory is a collaboration between Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach. The collaboration commenced with "God Give Me Strength", a commission for the 1996 film "Grace of My Heart". Apparently pleased with the result, the pair expanded the project to this full album, the first for Costello after an absence of two years, and for Bacharach after an absence of 21 years. Lyrics and music are co-credited to both Bacharach and Costello. "I Still Have That Other Girl" won a Grammy Award in 1998 for "Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals" for Bacharach and Costello.
Jimmy Forrest - Out Of The Forrest (1961) [APO Remaster 2017] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Jimmy Forrest - Out Of The Forrest (1961) [Analogue Productions, Stereo Remaster 2017]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 37:02 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,08 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 786 MB

At the time of this recording , Jimmy Forrest, the St. Louis-born reedman, was a veteran of the Fate Marable, Jay McShann, Andy Kirk, and Duke Ellington bands. Later in his career he starred with Count Basie. Here he leads a quartet of teammates from the combo of "Sweets" Edison, including the young Austrian pianist Joe Zawinul, through a gamut of the aforementioned moods from "Crash Program" to the caressing "That's All", with a few tips of the cap to Ben Webster along the way. With Joe Zawinul, Tommy Potter and Clarence Johnston.
Gene Ammons - Boss Tenor (1960) [APO Remaster 2017] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Gene Ammons - Boss Tenor (1960) [Analogue Productions, Stereo Remaster 2017]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 35:44 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,02 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 759 MB

Tenor sax great Gene Ammons was called The Boss years before Bruce Springsteen came along. This album from 1960 features Ammons as the only horn player, accompanied by a quartet including the incomparable Tommy Flanagan on piano and Art Taylor on drums. Not to be confused with Ammons' 1961 album Boss Tenors which featured guest Sonny Stitt.
Nicki Parrott - Close To You: Burt Bacharach Song Book (2017) [Japan] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Nicki Parrott - Close To You: Burt Bacharach Song Book (2017) [Venus Japan]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 54:02 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,61 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 1,09 GB

Australian-born and New York-based Nicki Parrott is a double threat: She can play the bass very competently, and has a singing voice that shares the relaxed sexiness of Julie London and the coquettishness of Blossom Dearie. She has performed and recorded with the legendary guitarist Les Paul, pianist Rachel Z and her sister Lisa Parrott. For this collection of Burt Bacharach songs, Nicki is supported by John Di Martino on piano, Paul Meyers on guitar, Harry Allen on tenor sax, and Alvin Atkinson on drums.

Urbie Green - The Fox (1976/2013) [DSD64 + Hi-Res FLAC]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by HDV at Jan. 21, 2018
Urbie Green - The Fox (1976/2013) [DSD64 + Hi-Res FLAC]

Urbie Green - The Fox (1976/2013)
DSD64 (.dsf) 1 bit/2,8 MHz | Time - 38:46 minutes | 1,11 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time - 38:46 minutes | 792 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Trombone player Urbie Green never was a household name but his two albums on the famous CTI label are excellent all-star jazz events featuring a host of guests like Eric Gale, Joe Farrell, Jeremy Steig, Mike Abene, Andy Newmark, Toots Thielemans, Jimmy Madison, Anthony Jackson and Mike Mainieri among others, delivering another slice of great CTI jazz. This session was produced by Creed Taylor and released 1976.