Fusion M-1

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Ralph MacDonald The Path (Marlin) EX / EX U.S.'1978 42.00
(top level Fusion-Jazz piece by black percussion session/studio-man, feat. Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masakela, Idris Muhammad, Bob James, The Brecker Bros, David Sanborn...; FOC;)
The Path (Marlin) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1978 38.00
(top level Fusion-Jazz piece by black percussion session/studio-man feat. Miriam
Makeba, Hugh Masakela, Idris Muhammad, Bob James, The Brecker Bros., David
Sanborn...; FOC;)
Mace Taylor Band Onions (Bagg) EX / EX U.S.'1978 65.00
(late 70's U.S. release of drifty Weast-Coast Fusion-Lounge w/sax-leads, airy, melodic spree w/harmony vocs, keyboards..; comes w/insert-sheet)
John Macey Eclipse (51 West) M / M- U.S.'1981 42.00
(early 80's U.S. press (on Columbia sub-label) of dynamo-driven Jazz-Rock action by U.S. acoustic/electric guitarist w/e-bass, keyboards 'n drums;)
Magog Live In Montreux (Evasion) M- / M- CH'1973 175.00
(RARE orig. swiss release by native combo gone with electric Fusion-Jazz (-Rock) spiked with 'plodin' free-form elements  recorded Live!; fronted by swiss trumpet champ Hans Kennel who was member in Kenny Clarke's quintet in '62; ... also teamed up with Mal Waldron's Quintet in 1967 and acted as the co-leader of the Jazz Rock Experience for 2 years later on down the line; Peter Frei on acoustic-bass is another well known name on the swiss E-Music circuit... he played with Booker Ervin, Johnny Griffith and was member of the Jazz Live Trio along with fellow Magog - member Andy Scherrer (tenor- and soprano-sax) Klaus Koenig plays piano and Fender Rhodes e-piano, Paul Haag on trombone & percussion, Peter Schmidlin provides a brillig drum-job... no wonder as he accompanied such legends as Art Farmer & Dexter Gordon (!) and since '71 he also was a member of the Jazz Live Trio and like some other 'Magogs' he played with bands led by Franco Ambrosetti and Andy Scherrer!
comes in great b&w FOC graced with an impressive live group-photo! top shape on this rare time-piece ... released on this swiss collectable label that spawned things like SPOT, HAND ...)
Mahavishnu Orchestra Apocalypse (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1974 34.00
(mid-70's U.S. print of orchestrated Jazz-Rock dimension w/the London Symphony Orchestra, Jean-Luc Ponty on electric violin;)
Mainhorse Same (Import) M- / EX U.S.'1971 36.00
(early 70's U.S. release of dynamic, Progressive-Fusion-Lounge by swiss keyboarder Patrick Moraz w/femme lead-voice & cello parts;)
Same (Import) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1971 32.00
(early 70's U.S. release of dynamic, Progressive-Fusion-Lounge by swiss keyboarder Patrick Moraz w/femme lead-voice & cello parts;)
Mike Mainieri Wanderlust (Warner Brothers) M / M U.S.'1981 34.00
(early 80's U.S. release by famous vibraphonist/session-man; West-Coast-Lounge grooves w/sax-leads by Mike Brecker, Peter Erskine on drums, Steve Khan, Marcus Miller, Kazumi Watanabe, Jeremy Steig...;)
Adam Makowicz Unit (Pool) M / M D'1987 34.00
(80's german issue of duo-Fusion-Jazz venture by keyboarder and composer from Poland; w/drums/ percussion by Czeslaw Bartkowski;)
Mike Mandel Utopia Parkway (Vanguard Free Style) M / M U.S.'1980 36.00
(1980 U.S. release by keyboarder/composer; funky Fusion-Lounge w/Steve Khan on guitar, George Young in the brass-section, Wilbur Bascomb on bass...; Howard Johnson has a tuba- & baritone sax solo on one song;)
Chuck Mangione Chase The Clouds Away (A&M) EX / EX U.S.'1975 34.00
(orig. U.S. print of mid-70's release by flugelhorn/ pianist/ composer; quintet performance w/ concert orchestra and Esther Satterfield on lead-vocs; recorded LIVE in the studio!)
Land Of Make Believe (Mercury) EX / EX U.S.'1973 38.00
(orig. U.S. print of Live Concert given at Massey Hall in Toronto in the early 70's; w/the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra and Esther Satterfield on lead-voice; Al Johnson plays e-bass;)
Live At The Hollywood Bowl (A&M) EX / EX NL'1979 38.00
(holland print of live-double-set; feat. the Chuck Mangione quartet and seventy-piece orchestra; FOC;)
Live At The Hollywood Bowl (A&M) EX / EX U.S.'1979 42.00
(orig. U.S. print of live-double-set; feat. the Chuck Mangione quartet and seventy-piece orchestra; FOC w/ Live-photo-page attached on inside;)
Herbie Mann Impressions Of The Middle East (Atlantic) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1967 75.00
(title sez' it clearly what this album is all about; you get the scent of the oud & the zither, full brass gear, Attila Zoller on guitar, and a wall of strings on 1 track; "turkish coffee", "incense", "dance of the semites"; has a beautiful FOC; orig. MONO print!)
Latin Fever (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1964 75.00
(white-label-promo MONO issue of great mid-60's Latin-Jazz groover; incl. a cover of Sergio Mendes' "groovy samba";)
London Underground (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1974 38.00
(mid-70's release by renowned flutist gone mostly cover-versions w/help from Albert Lee & Mick Taylor on guitars! covers of "Layla" (Clapton), "a whiter shade of pale", "paper sun" (Steve Winwood) "bitch" (Jagger/ Richard) "you never give me your money" (Lennon/McCartney)... Stephane Grappelli on violin!)
Mellow (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1981 36.00
(early 80's release by renowned flutist gone colorful & relaxed Latin-Jazz-Lounge (on most songs here) plus an extended remake w/funky grooves of "memphis underground" (17:06) ...recorded LIVE at the '77 Montreux Jazz Festival w/help from Larry Coryell on guitar and the Brecker Bros. among others!!)
Reggae (Atlantic) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'1974 42.00
(mid-70's release by renowned flutist gone Reggae vibes w/help from Albert Lee & Mick Taylor on guitars! "my girl" spins sidelong and has some nice jams!orig. quadraphonic print w/inner-sleeve;)
Stone Flute (Embryo) M- / EX U.S.'1970 Sold
(stone CLASSIC Fusion-piece by premier flutist accompanied by Roy Ayers, Sonny Sharrock, Miroslaw Vitous and Bruno Carr...;  self-produced album housed in nice die-cut uni-pak gimmix-jacket;)
Manteca Strenght In Numbers (Duke Street) M / M Can'1986 38.00
(mid-80's canadian orig. print of shaky Latin-Brass-Lounge sounds w/ dense percussive strokes; w/inner-sleeve;)
Mantilla Same (Inner City) M- / M- U.S.'1978 55.00
(late 70's orig. U.S. print of perco-smokin' Latin-Jazz grooves feat. Jeremy Steig (who also produced) on flutes, Eddie Gomez on bass, Joe Chambers on percussion, Carl Ratzer on electric & acoustic guitars, Ray Mantilla plays congas & percussion; "caravanessa" (7:50) "seven for Mantilla" (12:08)
Michael Mantler The Hapless Child And Other Inscrutable Stories (Watt) EX / EX U.K.'1976 65.00
(late 70's orig. U.K. print of tension packed Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece w/words by Edward Gorey (a published writer from whose book "Amphigorey" these lines are taken!) ...an eerie, existential pressure reigns an insrutable solemnly striped sound-canvas; feat. Robert Wyatt, Steve Swallow, Carla Bley, Jack DeJohnette and Terje Rypdal (on guitar) ...FOC w/lyrics printed on inner-fold;)
More Movies (Watt) M- / M- D'1980 65.00
(early 80's german release of Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece feat. Philip Catherine on guitar, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, D.Sharpe & Gary Windo;)
More Movies (Watt) EX / EX D'1980 52.00
(early 80's german release of Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece feat. Philip Catherine on guitar, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, D.Sharpe & Gary Windo;)
Silence (Watt) M- / EX U.S.'1977 52.00
(late 70's orig. U.S. print of tension packed Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece performed in play-form (adapted by Harold Pinter) feat. Robert Wyatt, Kevin Coyne, Carla Bley, Chris Spedding & Ron McClure; FOC w/lyrics printed on inner-fold;)
Something There (Watt) M- / M- D'1983 52.00
(early 80's german release of Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece feat. Carla Bley, Mike Stern (g) Steve Swallow (b) Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) on drums, the strings of The London Symphony Orchestra arranged & conducted by Michael Gibbs; title is derived from a writing of Samuel Beckett; FOC;)
The Ballad Of The Fallen (ECM) EX / EX D'1983 32.00
(early 80's german release of Avant-Fusion-Jazz piece feat. Don Cherry, Paul Motian, Jim Pepper...; FOC;)
Michael Mantler & Don Preston
Alien (Watt) M / M D'1985 55.00
(mid 80's german release of Avant-Jazz-Chamber-Fusion sounds w/Don Preston on various synth-gear;)
Manzanera K-Scope (Polydor/EG) EX / EX D'1978 32.00
(late 70's german print of Fusion-Lounge maneuvres w/'xotik, spacey edge by renowned Roxy Music axe-man;)
Steve Marcus Count's Rock Band (Vortex) EX / EX U.S.'1970 75.00
(hi-tension Jazz-Rock/Fusion-bag laden w/rhythm-shaken jammer-fever feat. Larry Coryell, Bob Moses (dr), Chris Hills (bass & rhythm guitar) Mike Nock (p) and dynamic 'n vapurous electric sax-blows by Steve Marcus; white-label promo print; Herbie Mann produced for this Atlantic sub-label;)
Tomorrow Never Knows (Vortex) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1968 95.00
(orig. U.S. late 60's release of hi-tension Jazz-Rock/Fusion-bag laden w/rhythm-shaken jammer-fever shellin' out schemes via Psychedelic context on title-track (11:07) ...no info given on line-up but I guess it's about the same as on his later album entitled "Count's Rock Band"; Herbie Mann produced this Classic piece o'vinyl for this Atlantic sub-label;)
Wade Marcus Metamorphosis (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX U.S.'1976 52.00
(mid-70's U.S. release by famous arranger & conductor; starring Joe Sample, Lee Ritenour, Harvey Mason, Bill Summers, Gary Coleman on vibes, Red Holloway & Jerome Richardson on reeds 'n woodwinds, Dorothy Ashby on harp plus male/femme vocalists;)
Metamorphosis (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1976 42.00
(mid-70's U.S. release by famous arranger & conductor; starring Joe Sample, Lee Ritenour, Harvey Mason, Bill Summers, Gary Coleman on vibes, Red Holloway & Jerome Richardson on reeds 'n woodwinds, Dorothy Ashby on harp plus male/femme vocalists;)
The Markley Band Same (Accord) M- / EX U.S.'1980 36.00
(U.S. Fusion-Lounge sextet led by guitaris/ composer Doug Markley; e-bass, various keyboards, tenor sax, drums; all orig. material;)
Chuck Marohnic Permutations (Steeple Chase) M / M- DK'1981 65.00
(early 80's danish print of fascinating solo-piano performance by U.S. artist influenced by Red Garland, Wynton Kelly, Bill Evans... well, a most refreshing eclectic combination (of Miles Davis' most influental pianists) which directed Chuck into ever-deeper explorations of the harmonic permutations possible from given chord sequences... his version of "Stella by starlight" may come up w/ some hints!... a great album!! liners by Chris Sheridan;)
Hugh Marsh The Bear Walks (Vera Bra) M / M D'1986 36.00
(german 80's release by Fusion-Jazz violinist w/band accompaniment feat. Bruce Cockburn on acoustic guitar, Bob Mann on guitar, Jon Golsmith (p) Michael Brecker (ts)
Marshall-Hain Free Ride (Harvest) M- / EX U.K.'1978 28.00
(late 70's U.K. Fusion-Pop-Lounge piece w/ Frank Ricotti on drums; Tim Hain on guitars & Julian Marshall on keyboards; w/inner-bag;)
Pat Martino Joyous Lake (Warner Brothers) EX / EX D'1976 32.00
(mid-70's german print of tasty Fusion-Lounge piece w/funky leanings by this renowned guitarist; Mark Leonard plays e-bass, Delmar Brown on various keyboards, Kenwood Dennard on drums & percussion; straight performance by tight unit!)
Masala Dosa 77 (Kong Paere) EX / EX DK'1979 165.00
(real fine Fusion-Prog-Rock piece w/lofty athmo-soothe plus a psychy tension in spots; sitar sound on some trax, longish slopes; looks rather home-made w/simple ink-drawing b&w sleeve; ace production! from Denmark in the late 70's;)
Nick Mason Fictitious Sports (Harvest) EX / EX F'1981 34.00
(early 80's french print of fairly adventurous solo-effort by Pink Floyd drummer; feat. Carla Bley, Mike Mantler, Karen Kraft (voc) Chris Spedding, Howard Johnson (tuba) and the haunting voice of Robert Wyatt!... similar to the works of The Jazz Composer's Orchestra/ Michael Mantler's writings as for vision, rhyme and kindlin' of waves of solemn, expressive pressure! w/lyrics inner-sleeve;)
Masqualero Bande À Part (ECM) M- / M- D'1986 38.00
(german print of drifty Fusion piece w/a strong Jazz accent by norwegian quintet feat. Jon Christensen on drums;)
Dave Matthews' Big Band Night Flight (Muse) EX / EX U.S.'1977 52.00
(70's Big-Band venture produced by Matthews; Harvie Swartz on bass, Jimmy Madison on drums, Sam Brown on guitar, Dave Tofani on flute and soprano sax plus many more in the brass section...; incl. the funky wrestlin' "east side lady" (6:01)
David Matthews Big Band Recorded Live At The Five Spot (Muse) EX / EX U.S.'1975 52.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of HOT big-band thing recorded live at the historic Five Spot
club in New York; ace line-up feat. Dave Tofani, Fred Griffin, Harvie Swartz, Jimmy
Madison, Sam Brown on guitar ...; cover of Miles Davis' "Nardis", " 'round midnight"
Shoogie Wanna Boogie (Kudu) M- / EX U.S.'1976 52.00
(mid-70's U.S. release of funky Fusion-Lounge bag w/brass 'n strings 'n femme back-ups; incl. a cover of "California dreaming", "you keep me hanging on"...;)
David Matthews & Electric Birds
Digital Love (King) M- / M- J'1979 65.00
(late 70's japanese orig. print of quality funky Fusion-Lounge grooves arranged & conducted by pianist/ composer Matthews; Mike Mainieri on vibraphone, The Brecker Bros., Mark Egan (e-bass) electric guitars... male/femme back-ups plus strings; top production job w/insert-sheet;)
Benny Maupin Moonscapes (Mercury) EX / EX U.S.'1978 42.00
(late 70's Fusion-Lounge piece by black multi-instrumentalist; assisted by Bobby Lyle on keyboards, Harvey  Mason, plenty o' percussion, synth...; incl. "farewell to Rahsaa" which is dedicated to Rahsaan Roland Kirk;)
Moonscapes (Mercury) SS / SS U.S.'1978 52.00
(late 70's Fusion-Lounge piece by black multi-instrumentalist; assisted by Bobby Lyle on keyboards, Harvey  Mason, plenty o' percussion, synth...; incl. "farewell to Rahsaan" which is dedicated to Rahsaan Roland Kirk;)
John Mayall Bottom Line (DJM) M- / EX / Cc. U.K.'1979 Sold
(late 70's orig. U.K. release of funky Fusion-Lounge venture by one of 'em white fathers of the Blues; w/John Tropea on guitar, The Brecker Bros., Cornell Dupree...;)
Bottom Line (DJM) M- / M- U.K.'1979 38.00
(late 70's orig. U.K. release of funky Fusion-Lounge venture by one of 'em white fathers of the Blues; w/John Tropea on guitar, The Brecker Bros., Cornell Dupree...;)
Jazz Blues Fusion (Polydor) M- / EX Can'1972 55.00
(...another great album by one of 'em white fathers of the Blues; title implies exactly what's goin' on here! an ace performance given by Blue Mitchell, Clifford Solomon (sax) Larry Taylor (b) Ron Selico(percussion) Freddy Robinson on guitar! ...one of 'em big CLASSICS as well as in Rock- as in Jazz-history! orig. canadian print;)
Moving On (Polydor) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1972 42.00
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite on this, the follow-up album! feat. Blue Mitchell, Clifford Solomon (sax) Larry Taylor (b) Keef Hartley(the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar! ...this vinyl-dude cooks! orig. U.S. print;)
Moving On (Polydor) EX / EX D'1972 Sold
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite on this, the follow-up album! feat. Blue Mitchell, Clifford Solomon (sax) Larry Taylor (b) Keef Hartley(the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar! ...this vinyl-dude cooks! orig. german print in laminated sleeve;)
Moving On (Polydor) EX / M- D'1972 34.00
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite on this, the follow-up album! feat. Blue Mitchell, Clifford Solomon (sax) Larry Taylor (b) Keef Hartley(the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar! ...this vinyl-dude cooks! german 2nd-print;)
New Year,New Band,New Company (Abc) EX / M- / Co. U.S.'1975 42.00
(orig. U.S. print of mid-70's effort; ...still in the Jazz-Blues-Fusion-bag w/West-Coasty laid-back grooves; w/ femme lead-vocs; FOC w/lyrics printed inside;)
New Year,New Band,New Company (Abc) EX / M- U.S.'1975 45.00
(orig. U.S. print of mid-70's effort; ...still in the Jazz-Blues-Fusion-bag w/West-Coasty laid-back grooves; w/ femme lead-vocs; FOC w/lyrics printed inside;)
No More Interviews (DJM) M- / EX U.S.'1979 34.00
(late 70's orig. U.K. release of funky Fusion-Lounge venture by one of 'em white fathers of the Blues;)
Ten Years Are Gone (Polydor) M- / M- U.K.'1973 55.00
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite again on this! LIVE double-set feat. Blue Mitchell, Red Holloway (sax & flute) Victor Gaskin (b) Keef Hartley (the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar plus Don "Sugarcane" Harris! ...some athmo-packed funky Lounge-grooves contained; orig. U.K. print in FOC w/lyrics printed on inside;)
Ten Years Are Gone (Polydor) M- / EX I'1973 32.00
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite again on this! italian one-lp-print of LIVE-recordings issued as a double-set in the U.S. & U.K.; feat. Blue Mitchell, Red Holloway (sax & flute) Victor Gaskin (b) Keef Hartley (the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar plus Don "Sugarcane" Harris! ...some athmo-packed funky Lounge-grooves contained;)
Ten Years Are Gone (Polydor) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1973 52.00
(...the Jazz Blues Fusion finds a suite on this! LIVE double-set feat. Blue Mitchell, Red Holloway (sax & flute) Victor Gaskin (b) Keef Hartley (the indian of the group) is back on the ship w/ his drum-sticks; Freddy Robinson on guitar plus Don "Sugarcane" Harris! ...some athmo-packed funky Lounge-grooves contained; orig. U.S. print in FOC w/lyrics printed on inside;)

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