Robert Plant – Fate of Nations (1993), A Legendary Rock Album

‘Fate of Nations’ is the title of the sixth studio album by ex-Led Zeppelin singer and frontman Robert Plant on 25 May 1993 through his own, independent label Es Paranza Records in North America. Overseas, the album was released through Fontana Records. The LP was produced by Plant in collaboration… Read more“Robert Plant – Fate of Nations (1993), A Legendary Rock Album”

Jaco Pastorius – Jaco Pastorius (1976), A Legendary Jazz Album

‘Jaco Pastorius’ is the self-titled official debut studio album of virtuoso American bassist Jaco Pastorius which was released in 1976 by Epic Records. Jaco’s debut namesake studio album was produced by Bobby Colomby, the drummer and founder of New York-rooted jazz fusion band Blood, Sweat & Tears. The LP was… Read more“Jaco Pastorius – Jaco Pastorius (1976), A Legendary Jazz Album”

Weather Report – The South Bank Show Documentary (1984)

The legendary jazz fusion giants Weather Report appeared in an edition of The South Bank Show in 1984. The South Bank Show made a documentary on the astonishing career of the band, from their beginnings in the early 1970s up until 1984. Footage from this documentary are going to be… Read more“Weather Report – The South Bank Show Documentary (1984)”

This Is This: The Incredible Jazz Journey Of Weather Report

‘This Is This: The Incredible Jazz Journey Of Weather Report’ is a still in production documentary film on the legendary American jazz fusion group Weather Report which was co-fronted by jazz fusion pioneers Joe Zawinul (keyboards) and Wayne Shorter (saxophone). The film has been (and still is) in development and… Read more“This Is This: The Incredible Jazz Journey Of Weather Report”

Mahavishnu Orchestra – The Lost Trident Sessions (1999)

‘The Lost Trident Sessions’ is the last studio album released by the legendary jazz fusion ensemble Mahavishnu Orchestra which was fronted during the 1970s and 1980s by the great English guitar virtuoso John McLaughlin. It is a studio album released after the end of the musical activity of the band… Read more“Mahavishnu Orchestra – The Lost Trident Sessions (1999)”

Mahavishnu Orchestra – Jazz Fusion Legends

Mahavishnu Orchestra were one of the most finest jazz fusion bands of the 1970s. Fronted by the extremely technical yet gentle legendary jazz fusion guitarist John McLaughlin, the band underwent several line-up changes or different ‘incarnations’ as it refined its sound and style throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Initially active… Read more“Mahavishnu Orchestra – Jazz Fusion Legends”

Collective Soul – A Great American Alternative Rock Band

Collective Soul is an American alternative rock and post-grunge band from the East Coast, more specifically from Stockbridge, Georgia, that has been active since 1992 to the present day. Nowadays, they are based in Atlanta, the capital of Georgia. Best known for their first two studio albums, more specifically ‘Hints… Read more“Collective Soul – A Great American Alternative Rock Band”

Great Life Lessons That I Learned From Weather Report

In this personal analysis-based article, I will be exploring a series of great and essential life lessons that I learned from my all time most favourite jazz fusion band, more specifically Weather Report, which had been co-fronted by legendary keyboardist Joe Zawinul and saxophonist Wayne Shorter between 1970 and 1986… Read more“Great Life Lessons That I Learned From Weather Report”

Weather Report – Mr. Gone (1978), A Legendary Jazz Fusion Album

‘Mr. Gone’ is the eighth studio album released by legendary jazz fusion band Weather Report which was fronted by jazz fusion pioneer Joe Zawinul. The album was released in September 1978 through American Record Corporation (ARC)/Columbia Records. It is the follow-up to the very successful ‘Heavy Weather‘ which was released… Read more“Weather Report – Mr. Gone (1978), A Legendary Jazz Fusion Album”

Joe Zawinul – The Extraordinary Pioneer Of Jazz Fusion

Josef ‘Joe’ Erich Zawinul (born on 7 July 1932 in Vienna, Austria – passed away on 11 September in Vienna, Austria). He started to play on musical instruments from a very early age, as early as he was a kid, most notably on accordion. Zawinul was, later on, an extremely… Read more“Joe Zawinul – The Extraordinary Pioneer Of Jazz Fusion”