The Blueprint on Jazz FM Saturday August 19th 2017

This week there’s new music American trumpeter Keyon Harrold, drummer Ulysses Owens Jr, Scottish trumpeter Colin Steele, vibes man Ben Gillece and NOLA drummer Stanton Moore who’s new album sees him serving up Allen Toussaint compositions. I rounded things off with an absolutely steaming live version of ‘Softly As In A Morning Sunrise’ from Eric Dolphy featuring Herbie Hancock that is worth every second of the 20 minutes!


  • Stanton Moore – Night People (Feat. Maceo Parker) [With You In Mind]
  • Ulysses Owens Jr. – Maria Des Mercedes [Falling Forward]
  • Dave O’Higgins – The Adventures of Little Peepsie [It’s Always 9:30 in Zog]
  • Christian Balvig, Frederik Bülow, Adrian Christensen – Bulgaria [Associated With Water]
  • Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah – No Love [Diaspora]
  • Jamie Reynolds – Small Worlds (ft.  Matthew Stevens) [Grey Mirror]
  • Zara McFarlane – Pride [Arise]
  • Colin Steele Quartet – The Vampires of Camelon [Diving for Pearls – Jazz Interpretations of the Pearlfishers Songbook]
  • Leo Richardson Quartet – Demon E (Featuring Quentin Collins) [The Chase]
  • Keyon Harrold – When WIll It Stop (ft. Guy Torry) [The Mugician]
  • Keyon Harrold – MB Lament [The Mugician]
  • Yelena Eckemoff Quintet – On the Motorboat [In the Shadow of a Cloud]
  • Theo Hill – Finger Painting [Promethean]
  • Tom Millar – Unnatural Events [Unnatural Events]
  • Binker & Moses – Fete By The River (Live at TRC London) [Fete By The River (Live at TRC London)]
  • Dwiki Dharmawan / Gilad Atzmon / Kamal Musallam – Ramallah [World Peace Trio]
  • Matt Cappy – Rose Lane [Church and State]
  • Or Bareket – Patience [OB1]
  • Yusef Komunyakaa, David Cieri, Mike Brown – Jumping Bad Blues [White Dust]
  • Ben Gillece – Celestial Tidings [Walk Of Fire]
  • Chick Corea – Spain (ft. Bobby McFerrin) [The Musician]
  • Brooklyn Raga Massive – Africa [Coltrane Raga Tribute]
  • WildFlower – Where the Earth Meets the Sky [Wildflower]
  • Darren Barrett’s dB-ish – To Conversate (Featuring Nir Felder) [The Opener]
  • The Ahmad Jamal Trio – Wave [The Awakening]
  • Eric Dolphy – Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise [The Illinois Concert]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s