Friday, August 7, 2009

CD of the Day - "Joe Farrell: La Catedral Y El Toro"

CD of the Day
Joe Farrell: "La Catedral Y El Toro" (Wounded Bird) 2009

First ever CD reissue of reedman Joe Farrell's debut on Warner Bros. in 1977, after a string of seven great albums for CTI.
This over-produced (by Ralph MacDonald & William Eaton) project features a large all-star cast, including Stanley Clarke, Eric Gale, Richard Tee, Jay Berliner, Anthony Jackson, Brazilian percussionist Rubens Bassini, Steve Gadd, Dave Grusin, Randy Brecker, Barry Rogers, George Young, Ronnie Cuber, Michael Brecker and many many others.
Warner licensed this item and its follow-up "Night Dancing" for reissue on the Wounded Bird label.
For more details about the original sessions and the licensing deal, please check:
http://jazzstation-oblogdearnaldodesouteiros.blogspot.com/2009/04/joe-farrell-albums-to-be-reissued-for.html

3 comments:

Alain said...

Hi Arnaldo,

"Upon This Rock", "Canned Funk" & "Penny Arcade" from Joe Farrell will be reissued on CD for the first time by Wounded Bird records on Jan 21th.

Arnaldo DeSouteiro said...

Yes, I know. And I've already prepared a post about it asked our friend Doug to send me an additional text, if he wishes. Take care!

Arnaldo DeSouteiro said...

Yes, I know. And I've already prepared a post about it, having asked our friend Doug to send me an additional text, if he wishes. Take care!