Fusion T-V

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Jerry Tachoir Quartet Canvas (ITI) M / M U.S.'1984 38.00
(mid-80's U.S. release of vibes (Tachoir) driven Latin-Jazz-Lounge moods w/femme-voice effects, piano, bass, drums...;)
John Tchicai Group Put Up The Fight (Storyville) M / M CH'1987 42.00
(swiss print of 80's effort by renowned sax-blower teamin' up w/many of the great names in american/euro Jazz down the line; many facetted bag here stretching from improvised- to Latin-flavoured maps... performed as a quartet (feat. danish musicians) as it was recorded in Copenhagen in '87; "yoke them Johnny" is dedicated to the late Johnny Dyani, a black bassist from South Africa;)
Tea & Symphony An Asylum For The Musically Insane (Harvest) EX / VG+(+) U.K.'1969 Sold
(late 60's orig. U.K. release of pretty messed-up Folk-Rock-Fusion-Chamber w/Blues & bannered w/eccentric brows, good-timey noodlin' w/theatrical gimmickeries enriching this artistically bent luna-tick-tock shrubbery... and suddenly there's an electric Blues-Rock piece , "the come on" w/Clem Clempson crankin' the lead-axe; a unique version of Fred Neil's "travellin' shoes" w/plenty of humming and flute leads; FOC is a great collage that serves as a welcome guide-post to the material enclosed;)
Richard Tee Strokin' (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1979 42.00
(late 70's effort by renowned black studio/session-keyboardist; teamin' up here w/Tom Scott, Steve Gadd, Eric Gale, Hugh McCracken, Chuck Rainey and Ralph MacDonald; FOC w/insert-sheet;)
Okay Temiz Trio Turkish Folk Jazz (Sonet) EX / VG++ U.K.'1975 65.00
(mid-70's U.K. release of Live recorded eastern Folk-Jazz brewin w/clarinet, bass 'n drums (percussion)
Tetragon Live At Montreux 1977 (Schnautz) EX / EX CH'1977 65.00
(scarce swiss release of LIVE-recorded funky Fusion-Lounge-Jazz by swiss quartet; Willy Bischof on keyboards, Peter Candiotto on sax, Christian Geiser(b) and Mark Hellmann on drums; 4 extended tracks where the action is bein' brewed up;)
The Mike Theodore Orchestra Cosmic Wind (Westbound) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1977 36.00
(70's orig. U.S. print of dynamic Funky Fusion-Lounge w/strings 'n brass rending some spacey aura; back-up-vocs by C.J. & Co.!)
Cosmic Wind (Westbound) M / M- U.S.'1977 52.00
(70's orig. U.S. print of dynamic Funky Fusion-Lounge w/strings 'n brass rending some spacey aura; back-up-vocs by C. J. & Co.! uncut cover in top shape!)
Bob Thiele Emergency Head Start (Flying Dutchman) EX / EX U.S.'1969 125.00
(rare orig. U.S. white-label -promo print of exciting Big Band Fusion project by famous producer! side 2 has The Jazz Story performed in some rockin' context w/ ace line-up feat. George "Harmonica" Smith, Joe Pass on guitar, Buzz Freeman, Tom Scott (who wrote a few parts)Horace Tapscott on piano, Bobby Bradford...; side four has "a few thoughts for the day" a sort of collage on the topics of the time; Tom Scott created the framework; ...again w/ Big Band sound and the addition of Appleton Syntonic Menagerie providing the electronic sounds, Frank Kofsky (who also is responsible for some fine liner-notes to this album) ...wrote a poem which is narrated by Bob Thiele; side 3 is fully dedicated to John Coltrane w/ various line-ups feat. Elvin Jones, Joe Farrell and Wilbur Little on the haunting "lament for John Coltrane"; "a love supreme" is a narration by Rosko assisted by Joe Farrell on flute; "holiday for a graveyard" features Ornette Coleman, Charles Moffett, David Izenzon & Charlie Haden... settin' fyre to coals for broodin' free- form march! side one incl. some Fab Four songs for the "Beatle Ballads" also perfomed w/Big Band starring Tom Scott, Chuck Domanico, Howard Roberts (guitars) Gary Coleman, George Bohannon, Bob Henderson, Jim Horn, John Guerin'...; FOC in nice nick!)
Joe Thomas Feelin's From Within (Groove Merchant) EX / EX U.S.'1976 52.00
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax man, Steve Gadd plays drums, Jerry Friedman, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar; string 'n horn arrangements; vocals on "funky fever"; Sonny Lester produced; white-label-promo in FOC;)
Get In The Wind (Lester Radio Corporation) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1978 34.00
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax- & flutist, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar;)
Here I Come (Lester Radio Corporation) M / M- U.S.'1977 38.00
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax- & flutist, Jimmy Ponder, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar; Will Lee on bass & Randy Brecker in the brass-section; FOC;)
Here I Come (Lester Radio Corporation) EX / EX U.S.'1977 36.00
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax- & flutist, Jimmy Ponder, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar; Will Lee on bass & Randy Brecker in the brass-section; white-label-promo print in FOC;)
Masada (Groove Merchant) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1975 SOLD
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax man, Steve Gadd plays drums, Jerry Friedman, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar; string 'n horn arrangements; FOC;)
Masada (Groove Merchant) SS / SS / Co. U.S.'1975 SOLD
(soulful, melodic grooves w/funky Fusion-Lounge moods by black tenor sax man, Steve Gadd plays drums, Jerry Friedman, Jeff Mironov and Lance Quinn play guitar; string 'n horn arrangements; FOC & still sealed; U.S. print;)
Bob Thompson Brother's Keeper (Intima) M / M NL'1986 36.00
(mid-80's dutch print of airy West-Coast-Fusion-Jazz-Lounge moves  by black pianist/composer Thompson; assisted by Omar Hakim on drums, John Blake on violin (he also produced) Kevin Eubanks plays guitar...;)
Barbara Thompson's Paraphernalia
Mother Earth (Vera Bra) M- / M- D'1983 55.00
(german DMM-print (direct-metal-mastering) of athmo-blowin' Fusion/Jazz-Rock w/lofty Lounge scents; Barbara on saxes 'n flutes... Jon Hiseman (of Colosseum-fame) on drums;)
Jukka Tolonen Crossection (Sonet) EX / EX U.K.'1976 42.00
(orig. U.K. print of mid-70's album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
High Flyin' (Sonet) EX / EX D'1980 42.00
(orig. german print of late 1980 album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland; FOC;)
Hysterica (Love) EX / EX Fin'1975 52.00
(orig. native print of mid-70's album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
A Passenger To Paramaribo (Sonet) EX / EX U.K.'1978 42.00
(orig. U.K. print of late 70's album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
Tolonen (Sonet) EX / EX U.K.'1974 52.00
(orig. U.K. print of debut album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
Jukka Tolonen Band Dum's Have More Fun (Polydor) EX / EX D'1981 36.00
(german print of early 80's album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
JTP (Pick-Up) EX / EX D'1979 42.00
(german (?) print of late 70's album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland; w/inner-sleeve;)
Just Those Boys (Polydor) EX / EX D'1980 36.00
(german (?) print of late 1980 album by Fusion/ Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland; w/inner-sleeve;)
Montreux Boogie (Sonet) EX / VG++ U.K.'1978 36.00
(late 70's U.K. print of great LIVE-album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
Montreux Boogie (Sonet) EX / EX U.K.'1978 42.00
(late 70's U.K. print of great LIVE-album by Fusion/Rock-Jazz guitarist from Finland;)
Jukka Tolonen & Coste Apetrea
Touch Wood (Sonet) EX / VG++ D'1981 34.00
(early 80's german release of tasty Latin-Fusion-Jazz excursions by these 2 acoustic-guitarists!)
Tornader Hit It Again (Polydor) M / M U.S.'1977 38.00
(70's U.S. print of Funky-Fusion-Lounge piece w/ quite some action brewin' on A-side! feat. the Brecker Brothers, Johnny Winter on slide guitar, Joe Beck on acoustic guitar, Mark Egan (b)...; strong brass cuts and an ace production; w/inner-sleeve)
Ralph Towner Solo Concert (ECM) EX / EX D'1980 42.00
(1980 german orig. release of tasty solo-guitar live performance by ex-Oregon member; incl. a version of "Nardis" (Miles Davis) 2 John Abercrombie compositions;)
Treeborn Innerflight (Dharma) M- / M- / Cc. U.S.'1977 65.00
(U.S. orig. print of drifty West-Coast Fusion-Lounge sounds w/femme lead-singer that has flashes of Grace Slick; acoustic/electric guitars, Fender Rhodes piano, synth, flute, saxes, various percussion...; there's spiritual overtones in the message and "gift of melody" is dedicated to Dylan (Big Bob)
John Tropea Same (Marlin) EX / EX U.S.'1975 42.00
(Fusion-guitar piece w/athmo-laden scapes, horn 'n string parts; feat. the Brecker Brothers, Steve Gadd & Rick Marotta perform some hooky double-dumming! Dave Sanborn's also there;FOC;)
Short Trip To Space (Marlin) M- / M- U.S.'1977 55.00
(top rated Fusion-guitar piece w/athmo-laden scapes; uncut orig. print; ...a CLASSIC!)
Short Trip To Space (Marlin) EX / EX U.S.'1977 42.00
(top rated Fusion-guitar piece w/athmo-laden scapes;uncut orig. print;..a CLASSIC!)
Short Trip To Space (Marlin) M / M- U.S.'1977 55.00
(top rated Fusion-guitar piece w/athmo-laden scapes; uncut orig. print in top shape! ...a CLASSIC!)
Stanley Turrentine Everybody Come On Out (Fantasy) EX / EX U.S.'1975 42.00
(mid-70's Fusion-bag by black tenor sax man assisted by Joe Sample, Harvey Mason, Lee Ritenour, Paul Jackson, Bill Summers, Dorothy Ashby on harp... plus horn & string-section conducted by Wade Marcus; has a cover of Jimmy Cliff's "many rivers to cross"; FOC;)
Have You Ever Seen The Rain (Fantasy) M- / EX U.S.'1975 52.00
(mid-70's Fusion-bag by black tenor sax man assisted by Freddie Hubbard, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Patrice Rushen & David T. Walker; tasty grooves w/ some string-arrangements conducted by Gene Page; title-track was written by John C. Fogerty; FOC;)
Use The Stairs (Fantasy) M / M U.S.'1980 36.00
(1980 Fusion-Lounge-bag (w/jazzy swing-doors) by black tenor sax man assisted by Ron Carter, Cedar Walton, Grady Tate... plus horn & string-section arranged by Wade Marcus; has a cover of "Georgia on my mind";)
Phil Upchurch Darkness, Darkness (Blue Thumb) M- / M- U.S.'1972 75.00
(early 70's U.S. release of hot Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; ace line-up feat. Chuck Rainey, Joe Sample, Harvey Mason, Ben Sidran, Donny Hathaway... who also arranged & conducted the strings & brass parts! FOC and in top shape!)
Darkness,Darkness (Blue Thumb) VG++ / VG++ / Cc. U.S.'1972 55.00
(early 70's U.S. release of hot Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; ace line-up feat. Chuck Rainey, Joe Sample, Harvey Mason, Ben Sidran, Donny Hathaway... who also arranged & conducted the strings & brass parts!FOC;)
Darkness,Darkness (Blue Thumb) EX / EX U.S.'1972 65.00
(early 70's U.S. release of hot Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; ace line-up feat. Chuck Rainey, Joe Sample, Harvey Mason, Ben Sidran, Donny Hathaway... who also arranged & conducted the strings & brass parts! FOC;)
Feeling Blue (Milestone) EX / EX U.S.'1967 85.00
(60's orig. U.S. release of '67 recordings by renowned session-/studio guitarist; orchestral- and quintet (feat. Wynton Kelly on piano!) performances; arranged and conducted by Ed Bland; ...some really captivating, laid-back guitar-grooves here!!)
Lovin' Feeling (Blue Thumb) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'197 52.00
(early 70's U.S. release of hot Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; line-up feat. Steve Cobb on drums, Lucky Scott(b)Tenyson Stephens(p)...; has 2 songs written by Carole King and the 'xotically groovin' "sitar soul" w/electric sitar played by Upchurch himself; FOC;)
Same (Marlin) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1978 42.00
(late 70's U.S. release of Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; ace line-up feat. Chuck Rainey, Jorge Dalto, Harvey Mason, John Tropea, Steve Gadd...; George Benson & John Tropea produced;)
Same (Marlin) EX / VG++ U.S.'1978 36.00
(late 70's U.S. release of Fusion-Lounge piece w/ funky athmo splinters by renowned session/ studio-guitar-man; ace line-up feat. Chuck Rainey, Jorge Dalto, Harvey Mason, John Tropea, Steve Gadd...; George Benson & John Tropea produced;)
Michal Urbaniak Ecstasy (Marlin) M- / M- U.S.'1978 42.00
(late 70's U.S. print of drifty Jazz-Rock-Lounge moods 'n rockin' moves plus some funky hooves... fronted by electric violinist Urbaniak; Anthony Jackson on bass and Ralph MacDonald on percussion... with male/femme vocals;)
Michal Urbaniak Constellation
In Concert (Muza) EX / EX Pol'1973 75.00
(orig. poland release of great Live-In-Concert recordings by famous native violinist; Urszula Dudziak sings 'n plays percussion, plenty of electric keyboards-sounds, fender bass & strong drumming all the way; incl. "bengal" (17:35) searing electric sails w/hip-notik wails;)
Uzeb Fast Emotion (Cream) M / M '1983 28.00
(dynamic Fusion-Lounge by canadian quartet assisted by Michael Brecker;)
Tom Van Der Geld & Children At Play
Out Patients (JAPO) M / M- D'1980 55.00
(1980 german press of Free-Form-Jazz strolls led by vibraharpist Van Der Geld; Bill Elgart on drums 'n percussion, Roger Janotta on saxes, Wayne Darling on bass;)
Ornella Vanoni Ornella &... (CGD) M / M I'1986 55.00
(mid-80's italian orig. print of double-set; loungy Vocal-Jazz w/ Pop appeal... boss line-up starring Lee Konitz, Steve Gadd, Herbie Hancock, Herbie Mann, Ron Carter, Brecker Bros., George Benson, Gil Evans...; FOC w/plenty of pics of 'em participating musicians;)
Ornella Vanoni Ornella &... (CGD) M- / M- I'1986 52.00
(mid-80's italian orig. print of double-set; Loungy Vocal-Jazz w/ Pop appeal... boss line-up starring Lee Konitz, Steve Gadd, Herbie Hancock, Herbie Mann, Ron Carter, Brecker Bros., George Benson, Gil Evans...;) FOC w/plenty of pics of 'em participating musicians;)
Jasper Van't Hof Eye-Ball (Keytone) M / M NL'1980 65.00
(dutch 2nd print of tensyon-packed mid-70's Jazz-Rock-Fusion project feat. the electric violin of Zbigniew Seifert, Wim Overgaauw on guitars, John Lee plays fender bass and Gerry Brown on drums & percussion; there's a period-Zappa flashlight on some selections and heavy droning fuzz-guitar-lines on "bax" the 7:50 opening track; sleeve is a die-cut gimmix FOC that suffered from some glue-typo damage on inside; Chris Hinze produced this fine album!)
Eye-Ball (Keytone) VG++ / EX NL'1980 52.00
(dutch 2nd print of tensyon-packed mid-70's Jazz-Rock-Fusion project feat. the electric violin of Zbigniew Seifert, Wim Overgaauw on guitars, John Lee plays fender bass and Gerry Brown on drums & percussion; there's a period-Zappa flashlight on some selections and heavy droning fuzz-guitar-lines on "bax" the 7:50 opening track; sleeve is a die-cut gimmix FOC that suffered from some glue-typo damage on inside; Chris Hinze produced this fine album!)
However (MPS) M / M D'1978 52.00
(orig. german print of tensyon-packed late 70's Jazz-Rock-Fusion project feat. Alphonse Mouzon on drums, who wrote the 13 minutes plus "poobli" track that reveals the full potential of the band feat. Bob Malik on tenor sax and John Lee on e-bass; Van't Hof plays various keyboards and produced;)
Live In Montreux (MPS) EX / EX D'1980 36.00
(german print of this Live album; w/Alphonse Mouzon, Miroslav Vitous and Bob Malach;)
Jasper Van't Hof's Pork Pie Transitory (MPS) M- / M- D'1977 65.00
(orig. german print of tensyon-packed 70's Jazz-Rock-Fusion project feat. Aldo Romano on drums, Philip Catherine on guitar, J. F. Jenny-Clarke on bass and Charlie Mariano on saxes, flute and nagaswaram(rending some trancey-droning eastern color!) Van't Hof plays various keyboards... as special guest Ivanir "Mandrake" Do Nascimento on various percussion-gear! strong album of the genre; nice laminated FOC in beauty shape;)
Emil Viklicky V Holomoci Meste (Supraphon) EX / EX Czech'1978 65.00
(late 70's czech orig. press of native Folk-Jazz/Fusion thing by pianist Viklicky; full-band performance w/gypsy-influenced guitar leads & haunting violin lines...;)
Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson & Roomful Of Blues
Same (Muse) M- / M- F'1982 42.00
(french print of early 80's release by alto-sax blower/vocalist backed by brass-armed combo feat. Ronnie Earl on guitar; swingin' Jazz-Blues w / a jive!! incl. the hot "moving with Lester" (Lester Young)
Volks-Jazz-Ensemble Recycling (No Label) M / M CH'1985 75.00
(mid-80's orig. swiss print of duo-sax project by swiss team; Joseph Poffet on alto sax and bass clarinet & Alex Kugler on tenor sax; renditions of "sophisticated lady" (Duke Ellington) "airmail special" (Benny Goodman) "Moody's blue again" (Quincy Jones) plus a trad. swiss Folk-Song ("geisterländler" (7:00) and a traditional song from Albania...;)

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