Jazz Fusion Selection

Here is a selection of the Jazz Fusion favorites of SomehowJazz Blog. You’ll find here albums, tunes, and live videos from the genre. Just click on the titles for more information and please leave your comments.

Spyro Gyra “Cockatoo”

Cockatoo by Spyro Gyra, from the album “CATCHING THE SUN” released in 1980 by MCA Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Jay Beckenstein - Alto Saxophone | Tom Schuman - Keyboards | Randy Brecker - Trumpet | Will Lee - Bass | Eli Konikoff - Drums | Chet Catallo - Guitar...

Yellowjackets “Top Secret”

Top Secret by Yellowjackets from the album "MIRAGE A TROIS" released in 1983 by Warner Bros. Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Russell Ferrante - Keyboards | Jimmy Haslip - Bass | Ricky Lawson - Drums | Robben Ford - Guitar | Paulinho da Costa - Percussion | James...

Herbie Hancock “Butterfly”

Butterfly by Herbie Hancock from the album "THRUST" released in 1974 by Columbia Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Paul Jackson - Electric Bass | Mike Clark - Drums | Bill Summers - Percussion | Bennie Maupin - Tenor & Soprano Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Alto Flute |...

Billy Cobham “Spanish Moss”

Spanish Moss by Billy Cobham  From the album "CROSSWINDS" released in 1974 by Atlantic Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: John Abercrombie - Guitar | Michael Brecker - Woodwinds | Randy Brecker - Trumpet | Garnett Brown - Trombone | Billy Cobham - Drums, Percussion |...

Pat Metheny Group “Spring Ain’t Here”

Spring Ain't Here by Pat Metheny Group from the album "LETTER FROM HOME" released in 1989 by Geffen Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Pat Metheny – Acoustic and Electric Guitars, 12-string guitar, Soprano Guitar, tiple, Guitar synthesizer, Synclavier | Lyle Mays –...

Weather Report “Barbary Coast”

Barbary Coast by Weather Report, from the album "BLACK MARKET" released in 1976 by Columbia Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Jaco Pastorius - Bass | Don Alias - Percussion | Wayne Shorter - Saxophone | Joe Zawinul - Keyboards | Chester Thompson - Drums | Ron Malo -...

John McLaughlin “New York On My Mind”

New York On My Mind by John McLaughlin, from the album “ELECTRIC GUITARIST” released in 1978 by Columbia Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: John McLaughlin - Guitar | Stu Goldberg - Electric Piano | Billy Cobham - Drums | Jerry Goodman - Violin | Fernando Saunders -...

Eddie Henderson “Involuntary Bliss”

Involuntary Bliss by Eddie Henderson from the album "SUNBURST" released in 1975 by Blue Note Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Alphonso Johnson - Bass | Harvey Mason - Drums | George Duke - Electric Piano, Synthesizers | Bennie Maupin - Tenor Saxophone | Julian...

Lenny White “Dark Moon”

Dark Moon by Lenny White from the album "ANOMALY" released in 2010 by Abstract Logix label...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Lenny White - Drums | Vince Evans - Keyboards | Bernard Wright - Acoustic Piano | Victor Bailey - Electric Bass | David Gilmore - Guitar | Composed...

Yellowjackets “Rush Hour”

Rush Hour by Yellowjackets, from the album "YELLOWJACKETS" released in 1981 by Warner Bros. Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Jimmy Haslip - Electric Bass | Robben Ford - Guitar | Ricky Lawson - Drums | Russell Ferrante - Keyboards | Lenny Castro, Paulinho Da Costa...

Jeff Lorber Fusion “Reflections”

Reflections by Jeff Lorber Fusion from the album "WIZARD ISLAND" released in 1980 by Arista Records...   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Jeff Lorber - Acoustic Piano | Dennis Bradford - Drums | Danny Wilson - Electric Bass | Kenny Gorelick - Flute | Jay Koder - Guitar |...

Herbie Hancock “Bubbles”

Bubbles by Herbie Hancock, from the album “MAN-CHILD” released in 1975 by Columbia Records.   MUSICIANS / PERSONNEL: Wayne Shorter - Soprano Saxophone | Louis Johnson - Bass | Harvey Mason - Drums | Wah Wah Watson - Guitar | Bill Summers - Percussion | Herbie Hancock...