Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove, Volume 2 (2006)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 61:22 minutes | Scans included | 2,47 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,14 GB
HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6015
Jazz in an R&B Groove is a fine sampling of the jazz artists and vocalists on the 2004 High Note roster. All 11 tracks are cover versions of soul, R&B, and standards including “Let’s Stay Together” (Houston Person), “The Closer I Get to You” (Charles Earland Tribute Band), “What a Difference a Day Makes” (Irene Reid), “Night Life” (Dakota Staton) and “Watermelon Man” (Red Holloway). All of these tracks have been previously released but it’s still a great way to get familiar with the High Note label and audiophiles will be interested in knowing that this title.
01. Charles Earland – Pick Up The Pieces
02. Melvin Sparks – My Girl
03. Eric Alexander – Where Is The Love
04. Irene Reid – Your Mind Is On Vacation
05. Charles Earland – Put It Where You Want It
06. Ernie Andrews – She’s Got The Blues For Sale
07. Joe Chambers – Tu-Way-Pock-E-Way
08. Winard Harper – Dat Dere
09. Jesse Thomas – Ya-Ya
10. David “Fathead” Newman – Hit The Road Jack
HighNote Records is an American record label based in New York City, specializing in jazz music. HighNote was founded by Joe Fields, who worked for Prestige Records as an executive in the 1960s and founded Muse Records in the 1970s. HighNote also reissues classic jazz recordings, from artists such as Art Tatum, Thelonious Monk and Woody Shaw.