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 – 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”

Weather Report – Weather Report (1971), Jazz Fusion Album

‘Weather Report‘ is the title of the debut studio album of the legendary, highly creative, pioneering, and innovative American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report. The album was released in May 1971 through Columbia Records, the label with which the band was signed throughout their entire musical activity. During the… Read more“Weather Report – Weather Report (1971), Jazz Fusion Album”

Weather Report Live In 1971 At NDR Jazzworkshop

Here’s one of Weather Report‘s early concerts performed in Berlin in 1971 which can be best described as nothing short of excellent! The early version or line-up(s) of Weather Report performed mostly experimental jazz rock/jazz fusion and the band’s first studio albums are strong testimonies in these regards! Moreover, thanks… Read more“Weather Report Live In 1971 At NDR Jazzworkshop”

Joe Zawinul – Zawinul, A Legendary Jazz Fusion Album

‘Zawinul‘ is the title of the fifth solo studio album released by legendary jazz rock/jazz fusion pioneer Joe Zawinul (also co-founder and co-frontman of the legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report along with Wayne Shorter). The album was released in May 1971 through Atlantic Records. It has a… Read more“Joe Zawinul – Zawinul, A Legendary Jazz Fusion Album”

Weather Report – Live In 1975 In Berlin

The legendary American jazz rock/jazz fusion band Weather Report performed a great concert in 1975 in Berlin. The respective concert was immortalized on both live album format (vinyl/CD) as well as on DVD in February 2011. As this concert unfolded during the pre-Jaco period of the band (when the group… Read more“Weather Report – Live In 1975 In Berlin”