Joe Zawinul’s Erdzeit (2008 Austrian Documentary)

Josef ‘Joe’ Zawinul (born on 7 July 1932 in Vienna, Austria, departed on 11 September in Vienna, Austria) was one of the most finest, creative, technical, and charismatic keyboardists and musicians of the 20th century. A pioneer of jazz fusion, Zawinul managed to create a tremendously beautiful musical legacy in… Read more“Joe Zawinul’s Erdzeit (2008 Austrian Documentary)”

Weather Report – Live in Tokyo, Jazz Fusion Live Album (1972)

‘Live in Tokyo‘ is the title of the first live album by the legendary jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report which was released through CBS/Sony in 1972. The album was officially released on 1 May 1972 and recorded during the same year, earlier on 13 January. The record was initially… Read more“Weather Report – Live in Tokyo, Jazz Fusion Live Album (1972)”

Weather Update Live At The Jazz Festival Antibes In France (1986)

Weather Update was a short-lived jazz rock/jazz fusion project led by piano/keyboard virtuoso Josef ‘Joe’ Zawinul in 1986, shortly after the disbandment of the legendary jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report which he had co-founded along with saxophone virtuoso Wayne Shorter. This brief article includes a great live performance by… Read more“Weather Update Live At The Jazz Festival Antibes In France (1986)”

Weather Report Live At Molde Jazz Festival, Norway (1972)

The legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report performed live in Molde, Norway at the 1972 edition of the Molde Jazz Festival. At that time, the band co-led by Josef ‘Joe’ Zawinul (keyboards) and Wayne Shorter (saxophones) was only at the beginning of their activity. As such, the setlist… Read more“Weather Report Live At Molde Jazz Festival, Norway (1972)”

Weather Report – 8:30, Jazz Fusion Live Album (1979)

‘8:30‘ is the title of the second live album (after ‘Live in Tokyo’ from 1972) released by the legendary American jazz fusion band Weather Report in 1979. The album was issued in August 1979 by ARC/Columbia Records and has a total length of 80 minutes and 58 seconds. It was… Read more“Weather Report – 8:30, Jazz Fusion Live Album (1979)”

Weather Report – Live in Cologne (1983)

The legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report performed live in Cologne, West Germany in 1983 for the West German TV programme Rockpalast at Sartory Säle. The concert took place and was recorded on 13 May 1983. In addition, Rockpalast is a local media production of the city of… Read more“Weather Report – Live in Cologne (1983)”

Weather Report – Weather Report (1982), Jazz Fusion Album

‘Weather Report‘ is the title of the tenth studio album by the legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report which was released in January 1982 through ARC/Columbia Records, the label with which they started and ended their musical activity. The fact that this Weather Report studio album is eponymous… Read more“Weather Report – Weather Report (1982), Jazz Fusion Album”

Weather Report – Night Passage (1980), Jazz Fusion Album

‘Night Passage‘ is the title of the ninth studio album released by the legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report in 1980 through Columbia Records, the label with which they started in 1971 and ended their career later in 1986. The LP was released in November 1980 and was… Read more“Weather Report – Night Passage (1980), Jazz Fusion Album”

Weather Report – I Sing the Body Electric (1972), Jazz Rock Album

‘I Sing the Body Electric‘ is the title of the second studio album released by the legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report. The album was released in 1972 through Columbia Records, the record with which the group started during the early 1970s and continued to be affiliated until… Read more“Weather Report – I Sing the Body Electric (1972), Jazz Rock Album”