Brèves / 09.01.2018

Palmarès 2017 (part. 5)

Albums, chansons, révélations, concerts… Voici ce qui a le plus marqué les membres de notre rédaction en 2017. Cinquième partie.

Marc Loison


Julian Fauth / “The Weak And The Wicked – The Hard And The Strong” (Electro-Fi)
Seth Walker / “Gotta Get Back” (The Royal Pot Family)
Chris Bergson / “Bitter Midnight” (Continental Blue Heaven)
Jason Ricci & The Bad Kind / “Approved By Snakes” (Eller Soul)
Tim Gartland / “If You Want A Good Woman” (Taste Good)
Rosedale / “Long Way To Go” (Borderline Blues-Dixiefrog)
Nico Wayne Toussaint / “Plays James Cotton” (Dixiefrog)
Sugaray Rayford / “The World That We Live In” (Blind Faith)

Titres marquants
The world that we live in / Sugaray Rayford 
Long way to go / Rosedale 
-Casey Jones / Julian Fauth


Little Steve And The Big Beat
-Flo Bauer Blues Project

Blue Planet
Flo Bauer Blues Project
Daddy MT and The Matches

Mavis Staples, Cahors Blues Festival
Little Steve And The Big Beat à Cauville
Rosedale à Cauville


Alain Tomas


Thornetta Davis / “Honest Woman” (Sweet Mama Music)
The Como Mamas / “Move Uptairs” (Daptone)
Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter / “Right Place, Right Time” (Delta Groove)
Daniel Caesar / “Freudian” (Golden Child)
Rick Estrin & the Nightcats / “Groovin' In Greasland” (Alligator)
Don Bryant / “Don't Give Up On Love” (Fat Possum)
Son Little / “New Magic” (Anti-Because)
Robert Randolph & the Family Band / “Got Soul” (Masterworks-Sony)


-The Staple Singers / “Amen! / Why” (Real Gone)
Big Maybelle / “The Complete King, Okeh and Savoy Recordings” (Acrobat)
Ray Charles / “Live At Newport 1960” (Frémeaux & Associés)

Cecile McLorin Salvant au Centre Paul B de Massy, janvier.
TajMo : Taj Mahal & Keb'Mo' Band, Jazz à Juan, juilllet.
Natalia M. King, Duc des Lombards, Paris, avril.


David Cristol


Lucky Peterson / “Tribute to Jimmy Smith” (Jazz Village)
Bootsy Collins / “World Wide Funk” (Provogue)
Martha High / “Tribute to My Soul Sisters” (Record Kicks)
Sweet Pea Atkinson / “Get What You Deserve” (Blue Note)
Tony Allen / “The Source” (Blue Note)
Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah / “The Emancipation Procrastination” (Ropeadope)
Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah / “Ruler Rebel” (Ropeadope)
Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah / “Diaspora” (Ropeadope)

Titres marquants
Motherless child / Jimmy Scott
Blues for Wes / Lucky Peterson
You can have Watergate / Sweet Pea Atkinson


Bobby Byrd / “Help From My Brother – The pre-funk singles 1963-68” (BGP)
Quincy Jones / “The Cinema of Quincy Jones” (Decca)
Herbie Hancock / “Thrust/Manchild/Secrets” (Robinsongs)
Leroy Hutson / “Anthology 1972-84” (Acid Jazz)
The Voices of East Harlem / “The Voices of East Harlem/Can You Feel It” (Soul Brother)
Donald Byrd / “Love Has Come Around – The Elektra Records Anthology 1978-82” (Big Break)

Charles Lloyd Quartet
Dr. Lonnie Smith trio
Heroes Are Gang Leaders (James Brandon Lewis & co)