Soft Machine – Third (Full Album) (1970)

Third is a 1970 double LP by Soft Machine, with each side of the original vinyl consisting of a single long composition. Its music explores the emerging jazz fusion of the type present on Miles Davis´Bitches Brew, which was released just a few months earlier. Third marks the most major of Soft Machine’s several shifts in musical genre over their career, completing their transition from psychedelic music to jazz, and is … Continue reading Soft Machine – Third (Full Album) (1970)

The New York Art Quartet – No. 6 (1965)

This No. 6  is track number four on the album Mohawk by The New York Art Quartet, recorded by Rudi Van Gelder in New York City on July 16, 1965 and released same year on Fontana. The New York Art Quartet was a free jazz ensemble made up of saxophonist John Tchicai, trombonist Rosewll Rudd, drummer Milford Graves and and bassists Leewis Worrell, Reggie Workman and Finn Von Eyben. They … Continue reading The New York Art Quartet – No. 6 (1965)