Fusion L

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
L.A. Express Same (Epic) VG++ / VG++ NL'1975 26.00
(mid-70's orig. dutch print of funky Fusion-Lounge album feat. Robben Ford on guitar, Max Bennett on e-bass, John Guerin (dr) Victor Feldmann on keyboards, saxes byDavid Luell... plus Ian Underwood; w/inner-sleeve;)
Shadow Play (Columbia) EX / VG++ Can'1976 28.00
(mid-70's orig. canadian print of funky Fusion-Lounge album (their 2nd) feat. Joni Mitchell!)
LA4 Live At Montreux (Concord Jazz Inc.) EX / EX U.S.'1979 42.00
(late 70's orig. U.S. print of Live venture by Laurindo Almeida on guitar, Ray Brown(b) Jeff Hamilton(dr) Bud Shank on alto sax 'n flute; incl. the 14 minutes plus "Duke's mélange" (Ellington) in 4 parts;)
Bireli Lagrene Down In Town (Island) M- / M- D'1983 34.00
(80's german release by guitar-stringin' champ accompanied by small combo w/his brother Gaiti also on guitar; Latin-Pop w/a jazzy edge... laid-back grooves w/tasty electric axe-lines; cover of Duke's "I can't get started";)
Art Lande & Jan Garbarek Red Lanta (ECM) M / M- D'1974 52.00
(mid-70's orig. german release of tasty Fusion moods (w/improvised maps) created w/piano (Art Lande) and saxes 'n flutes (Garbarek)
Peter Landis & Mark Albisser Ohrakel (Unit) M- / M- CH'1986 42.00
(80's swiss privat-label release (their 2nd (?) album) of native duo-Fusion-Chamber-(Folk)-Jazz w/tenor- & soprano saxophone and acoustic bass; some swiss traditional lines entwining here...;)
Peter Landis & Mark Albisser Zusammen Wachsen (Artag) M- / EX CH'1984 55.00
(80's swiss privat-label release of native duo-Fusion-Chamber- (Folk)-Jazz w/tenor- & soprano saxophone and acoustic bass; easter-pattern chase on "oriental smog"; impressive sleeve-design;)
Zusammen Wachsen (Artag) M / M CH'1984 65.00
(80's swiss privat-label release of native duo-Fusion-Chamber- (Folk)-Jazz w/tenor- & soprano saxophone and acoustic bass; easter-pattern chase on "oriental smog"; impressive sleeve-design;)
Arnie Lawrence & The Children Of All Ages
Inside An Hour Glass (Embryo) EX / EX U.S.'1970 65.00
(orig. white-label MONO promo print of Free-Form speckled Fusion piece; 2 side-long tracks feat. Lawrence, Dick Hyman, Richard Davis, Ed Shaugnessy and 2 boys: Ricky Lawrence(age 8) and Dickie G. Davis (age 4!!) all improvised excursions w/quite some athmo-packed jam-ups and refreshing live-in-studio moods! has a die-cut gimmix-jacket(like most albums on this label) and small promo-sticker on front;)
Ronnie Laws Fever (Blue Note) M- / M- / Cc. U.S.'1976 42.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of Funky-Fusion-Lounge grooves by black sax-man & flutist; feat. Wilton Felder on bass, Donald & Michael Hepburn on keyboards, Marlon the Magician (?) on guitar...; w/string-arrangements;)
Fever (Blue Note) EX / EX U.S.'1976 38.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of Funky-Fusion-Lounge grooves by black sax-man & flutist; feat. Wilton Felder on bass, Donald & Michael Hepburn on keyboards, Marlon the Magician (?) on guitar...; w/string-arrangements;)
Fever (Blue Note) EX / EX U.S.'1976 38.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of Funky-Fusion-Lounge grooves by black sax-man & flutist; feat. Wilton Felder on bass, Donald & Michael Hepburn on keyboards, Marlon the Magician (?) on guitar...; w/string-arrangements;)
Fever (Blue Note) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1976 34.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of Funky-Fusion-Lounge grooves by black sax-man & flutist; feat. Wilton Felder on bass, Donald & Michael Hepburn on keyboards, Marlon the Magician (?) on guitar...; w/string-arrangements;)
Pressure Point (Blue Note) VG++ / EX U.S.'1975 38.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of dynamic Funky-Fusion-Lounge grooves by black sax-man & flutist; feat.Wilton Felder on bass, Joe Sample...;)
John Lee & Gerry Brown Chaser (CBS) M- / EX NL'1979 38.00
(late 70's Funky Fusion-Lounge w/rockin' guitar temper (feat. Eef Albers & Darryl Thompson on guitars) has a nice sleeve-design!)
Still Can't Say Enough (Blue Note) EX / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1976 36.00
(mid-70's U.S. print of action-bound funky Lounge grooves; line-up starring David Sanborn, Reggie Lucas & Ray Gomez on guitars, Ian Underwood (synth) the Brecker Brothers, Hubert Eaves on keyboards, Mtume on percussion 'n voice... plus back-up vocs; w/insert-sheet;)
Still Can't Say Enough (Blue Note) M- / M- U.S.'1976 55.00
(mid-70's U.S. print of action-bound funky Lounge grooves; line-up starring David Sanborn, Reggie Lucas & Ray Gomez on guitars, Ian Underwood (synth) the Brecker Brothers, Hubert Eaves on keyboards, Mtume on percussion 'n voice... plus back-up vocs; w/insert-sheet;)
John Lee, Gerry Brown, Eef Albers & Darryl Thompson
Brothers (Mood) EX / EX D'1980 52.00
(1980 german orig. print of excellent Jazz-Rock/Fusion thing w/athmo-packed loungy streams; John Lee on bass-guitar 'n piano, Gerry Brown(dr) plus two electric guitarists by the names of Eef Albers and Darryl Thompson!! all orig. material and among the best efforts in this vast field!!)
Urs Leimgruber & John Wolf Brennan
An Chara (L+R) M- / M- CH'1987 32.00
(late 80's release of swiss duo-venture... piano & Saxophone(tenor, bass & soprano) ...irish impressions bein' put on aural canvas; ...contemporary Jazz draws stimula of magic out of the green isle's archaic & mystic sceneries for most poetic result;)
Mountain Hymn (L+R) M- / M- CH'1986 32.00
(mid- 80's release of swiss duo-venture... piano & Saxophone(tenor, bass & soprano) ...floaty, sky-bound sound-scapes based on contemporary Jazz-lines w/folksy moods... reminiscent of some releases on Windham Hill Records;)
Mark Levy Leviathan:in The Heart Of The Beast (New Clear) EX / EX U.S.'1980 95.00
(early 80's U.S. release of many-facetted Fusion-Folk piece w/gentle flowin' pastoral
sceneries, rustic Chamber-moods w/flute-leads, 6-&12-string guitars, dulcimer, piano,
violin, sax, pedal-steel, dobro..,  bloozed West-Coast rockin' parts ("pre-war bl
Ramsey Lewis Les Fleurs (CBS) M / M- U.K.'1983 32.00
(80's U.K. print of tasty Fusion-Lounge grooves w/some latin-flavour; w/Bill Dickens on acoustic bass and Frank Donaldson on drums ...plus additional musicians starring Eldee Young, Ronnie Laws, Paul Jackson (guitar on one song)
Live At The Savoy (CBS) M / M- NL'1981 34.00
(80's dutch print of tasty Fusion-Lounge grooves recorded LIVE w/Phil Upchurch on guitar, Grover Washington Jr...;)
David Liebman Quintet Doin' It Again (Timeless) EX / EX NL'1980 52.00
(holland print of fine Fusion/Jazz-Rock venture by this saxophonist recorded right after their european tour; John Scofield plays the guitar, Ron McLure on bass...;)
Björn J:Son Lindh Atlantis (Sonet) EX / EX U.K.'1983 34.00
(early 80's U.K. print of fine Fusion/Jazz-Rock piece; guitars by Jan Schaffer & Jan Akkerman;)
Boogie Woogie (Metronome) EX / EX S'1974 34.00
(mid-70's orig. swedish release of dynamic Fusion/Jazz-Rock piece w/brass, flute, keyboards, guitars (by Jan Schaffer) dense percussion floors (feat. Okay Temiz) FOC;)
Charles Lloyd Autumn In New York (Destiny) M / M U.S.'1979 42.00
(late 70's U.S. release of fully orchestrated Fusion/Easy-Listening Jazz w/femme vocs by Suzanne Wallach, Tom Grant on piano...; Claire Fisher arranged and conducted;)
Didier Lockwood New World (MPS) EX / EX D'1979 42.00
(late 70's german release by french electric-violinist; gone dynamic Fusion/Jazz-Rock w/band accompaniments feat.Tony Williams on drums, Gordon Bweck (p) and Niels-Henning Orsted-Pedersen on bass; w/guests helping out on guitars; incl. Coltrane's "giant steps", "pentup house" (Sonny Rollins)
Locust Alpha Waves (Buk) EX / EX U.K.'1976 42.00
(mid-70's UK release by native Fusion quintet; drifty West-Coast-Lounge w/funky leanings, vocs, keyboards, guitars... has a somewhat spacey sound-scape;)
Michael Longo Matrix (Mainstream) EX / VG++ U.S.'197 52.00
(early 70's orig. U.S. print (in uni-pak jacket) of tasty Fusion-Jazz-Rock-Lounge grooves by premier composer/arranger/pianist; Mickey Roker on drums, Ron Carter & Sam Jones on basses, Potato Valdes(conga) Al Gafa cranks the guitar; title track shakes down w/ a funky, jammin' fever;)
Jeff Lorber It's A Fact (Arista) M / M U.S.'1982 28.00
(early 80's U.S. release of relaxed, funky Fusion-Lounge w/femme vocs; w/brass 'n strings;)
Lost Peace Suppressed/After A Big Steak (Meditation) VG++ / VG++ CH'197 55.00
(rare swiss small-label single-release of 2 non-album tracks (by native sextet) ...dynamic West-Coasty Jazz-Rock/Fusion instrumentals w/guitar, keyboards 'n brass... well executed!! sleeve has a band-photo and is autographed by all 6 members!!!)
Doug Lucas Niara (Shady Brook) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1975 95.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of dreamy, athmo-searing West-Coast-Fusion-Jazz-Lounge by trumpeter Doug Lucas w/keyboards, bass 'n drums accompaniments; very well poduced album; promo-issue;)

Previous page: Fusion I-K
Next page: Fusion M-1