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Articles by Derek Taylor

  1. 3 Suits & a Violin
    550
    Published: 2007-03-21
    Christian Weber
    3 Suits & a Violin
  2. The Music
    320
    Published: 2006-07-17
    David Haney Trio
    The Music
  3. Tuba Project
    398
    Published: 2006-07-16
    Lucian Ban & Alex Harding
    Tuba Project
  4. Photosphere
    292
    Published: 2006-06-19
    Robert Dick & Ursel Schlicht
    Photosphere
  5. Carnival Skin
    298
    Published: 2006-06-18
    Carnival Skin
    Carnival Skin
  6. Urumchi
    368
    Published: 2006-04-30
    Saadet Trkz
    Urumchi
  7. 11 Songs - Aus Teutschen Landen
    305
    Published: 2006-03-21
    Zentralquartett
    11 Songs - Aus Teutschen Landen
  8. Sanctuary
    198
    Published: 2006-03-13
    Bobby Few & Avram Fefer Quartet
    Sanctuary
  9. Stellar Sax
    212
    Published: 2006-03-12
    Ernie Krivda Quintet
    Stellar Sax
  10. Music Degree Zero
    226
    Published: 2006-02-27
    Adam Lane Trio
    Music Degree Zero
  11. Study II, Stringer
    204
    Published: 2006-02-04
    London Jazz Composers Orchestra
    Study II, Stringer
  12. Fragile
    288
    Published: 2005-11-24
    Objets Trouvs
    Fragile
  13. The Mystery of Prince Lasha
    128
    Published: 2005-10-26
    Prince Lasha & Odean Pope Trio
    The Mystery of Prince Lasha
  14. First, Keep Quiet
    125
    Published: 2005-10-25
    Stephen Gauci Trio
    First, Keep Quiet
  15. Moods: Playing with the Elements
    127
    Published: 2005-10-24
    Trio X
    Moods: Playing with the Elements
  16. Songs for Samuel
    173
    Published: 2005-10-23
    Jay Rosen
    Songs for Samuel
  17. Oort-Entropy
    113
    Published: 2005-10-07
    Barry Guy New Orchestra
    Oort-Entropy
  18. Not Just...
    176
    Published: 2005-08-13
    David Taylor-Steve Swell Quintet
    Not Just...
  19. Zero Degree Music
    111
    Published: 2005-08-11
    Adam Lane 3
    Zero Degree Music
  20. The Whimbler
    512
    Published: 2005-07-29
    Gerry Hemingway
    The Whimbler
  21. Live
    156
    Published: 2005-07-04
    Sound on Survival
    Live
  22. Live at the River East Art Center
    165
    Published: 2005-06-17
    Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio feat. Billy Bang
    Live at the River East Art Center
  23. Blues For Hawk
    150
    Published: 2005-06-16
    Yves Francois
    Blues For Hawk
  24. Alexander von Schlippenbach: Monk's Casino
    681
    Published: 2005-05-05
    Alexander von Schlippenbach
    Alexander von Schlippenbach: Monk's Casino
  25. Thing-Ah-Majig
    244
    Published: 2005-04-07
    Sal Mosca
    Thing-Ah-Majig
  26. Ladybird
    252
    Published: 2005-02-17
    Dexter Gordon
    Ladybird
  27. Jawboning
    164
    Published: 2005-02-12
    Ken Wessel, Ken Filiano & Lou Grassi
    Jawboning
  28. Isms Out
    211
    Published: 2005-02-11
    Burton Greene/Roy Campbell Quartet
    Isms Out
  29. [no cover]
    135
    Published: 2005-02-11
    John Gunther Trio
    In This World
  30. American Mythology
    291
    Published: 2004-11-29
    Triage
    American Mythology
  31. Close Up
    170
    Published: 2004-11-25
    Jim Snidero
    Close Up
  32. [no cover]
    159
    Published: 2004-11-24
    Gebhard Ullman-Steve Swell Quartet
    Desert Songs & Other Landscapes
  33. Avanti Galoppi
    171
    Published: 2004-11-23
    Lou Grassi Quartet
    Avanti Galoppi
  34. [no cover]
    77
    Published: 2004-11-22
    Mary Anne Driscoll & Paul Murphy
    Inside Out
  35. Pisces
    202
    Published: 2004-11-14
    Johnny Griffin & Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
    Pisces
  36. Heartaches
    351
    Published: 2004-11-13
    Dexter Gordon
    Heartaches
  37. [no cover]
    175
    Published: 2004-10-23
    Dave Taylor
    Morning Moon
  38. Paths of Glory
    87
    Published: 2004-10-23
    Kalaparush & the Light
    Paths of Glory
  39. [no cover]
    88
    Published: 2004-10-22
    Scott Rosenberg Quartet
    Blood
  40. [no cover]
    143
    Published: 2004-10-21
    Chris Kelsey Quartet
    Renewal
  41. Virtuoso in New York
    329
    Published: 2004-09-29
    Joe Pass
    Virtuoso in New York
  42. [no cover]
    247
    Published: 2004-08-21
    Jimmy Halperin/Dominic Duval/Jay Rosen
    Joy & Gravitas
  43. Rules of Invisibility Volume 1
    210
    Published: 2004-08-21
    John O'Gallagher/Masa Kamaguchi/Jay Rosen
    Rules of Invisibility Volume 1
  44. Two Dreams
    176
    Published: 2004-08-17
    Odean Pope Quartet
    Two Dreams
  45. TubaGuitarra&Bateria
    102
    Published: 2004-08-07
    Carolino/Delgado/Frazao
    TubaGuitarra&Bateria
  46. NY Midnight Suite
    242
    Published: 2004-07-25
    Dennis Gonzalez NY Quartet
    NY Midnight Suite
  47. [no cover]
    358
    Published: 2004-07-06
    Junior Mance
    Junior Mance: Sweet and Lovely
  48. Voodoo Village
    278
    Published: 2004-07-04
    Bola Sete
    Voodoo Village
  49. [no cover]
    365
    Published: 2004-07-02
    Harold Mabern
    Harold Mabern: A Few Miles From Memphis
  50. Trio Classics, Vol. 1
    133
    Published: 2004-07-01
    Shirley Scott
    Trio Classics, Vol. 1
Read more album reviews by Derek Taylor
  1. Read "Smalls Records: Sound Stewardship For US Treasures"
    288
    Published: 2007-03-05
    Multiple Reviews
    Smalls Records: Sound Stewardship For US Treasures
  2. Read "Derek Taylor's Best of 2006"
    432
    Published: 2007-01-05
    Best of / Year End
    Derek Taylor's Best of 2006
  3. Read "Irne Schweizer: Vintage and Retrospective"
    392
    Published: 2005-10-28
    Multiple Reviews
    Irne Schweizer: Vintage and Retrospective
  4. Read "Michael Bisio & Avram Fefer: Connections & Painting Breath, Stoking Fire"
    141
    Published: 2005-08-10
    Multiple Reviews
    Michael Bisio & Avram Fefer: Connections & Painting Breath,...
  5. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 3-3"
    603
    Published: 2005-05-26
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 3-3
  6. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 2-3"
    723
    Published: 2005-05-17
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 2-3
  7. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 1-3"
    727
    Published: 2005-05-04
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 1-3
  8. Read "Treader Series One"
    141
    Published: 2005-02-22
    Multiple Reviews
    Treader Series One
  9. Read "Charles Lloyd, Zakir Hussain & Erik Harland at the Dakota Jazz Club"
    426
    Published: 2004-12-09
    Live Reviews
    Charles Lloyd, Zakir Hussain & Erik Harland at the Dakota Jazz...
  10. Read "Vandermark x2"
    213
    Published: 2004-08-07
    Multiple Reviews
    Vandermark x2
  11. Read "Oscar Peterson: Pablo's Prodigal Son"
    756
    Published: 2003-12-29
    Multiple Reviews
    Oscar Peterson: Pablo's Prodigal Son
  12. Read "Delmark Goes Modern"
    80
    Published: 2003-12-14
    Multiple Reviews
    Delmark Goes Modern
  13. Read "Putting Palo Alto Back on the Map"
    199
    Published: 2003-10-31
    Multiple Reviews
    Putting Palo Alto Back on the Map
  14. Read "'You Can Have Watergate, Just Gimme Some Bucks & I"
    805
    Published: 2003-10-07
    Multiple Reviews
    'You Can Have Watergate, Just Gimme Some Bucks & I
  15. Read "Swinging the Frets"
    424
    Published: 2003-10-02
    Multiple Reviews
    Swinging the Frets
  16. Read "Black Man's Cry"
    616
    Published: 2003-10-02
    Multiple Reviews
    Black Man's Cry
  17. Read "Sweet Tooth: Harry 'Sweets' Edison"
    394
    Published: 2003-04-10
    Multiple Reviews
    Sweet Tooth: Harry 'Sweets' Edison
  18. Read "Incense & Peppermints"
    260
    Published: 2003-03-03
    Multiple Reviews
    Incense & Peppermints
  19. Read "Seven Slices of Early Lateef"
    736
    Published: 2003-02-04
    Multiple Reviews
    Seven Slices of Early Lateef
Read more articles by Derek Taylor

Currently there aren't any pending articles by Derek Taylor

  1. Read "The Penny Whistle Tapes"
    593
    Published: 2003-04-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: The Penny Whistle Tapes
  2. Read "Alexander von Schlippenbach: Monk's Casino"
    681
    Published: 2005-05-05
    Extended Analysis
    Alexander von Schlippenbach: Monk's Casino
  3. Read "Ascension"
    391
    Published: 2000-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: Ascension
  4. Read "Interstellar Space"
    476
    Published: 2000-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: Interstellar Space
  5. Read "Complete Prestige Recordings"
    410
    Published: 2000-09-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Thelonious Monk: Complete Prestige Recordings
  6. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 1-3"
    727
    Published: 2005-05-04
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 1-3
  7. Read "'You Can Have Watergate, Just Gimme Some Bucks & I"
    805
    Published: 2003-10-07
    Multiple Reviews
    'You Can Have Watergate, Just Gimme Some Bucks & I
  8. Read "Oscar Peterson: Pablo's Prodigal Son"
    756
    Published: 2003-12-29
    Multiple Reviews
    Oscar Peterson: Pablo's Prodigal Son
  9. Read "Dizzy For President"
    429
    Published: 2000-03-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dizzy Gillespie: Dizzy For President
  10. Read "Impressions"
    400
    Published: 2000-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: Impressions
  11. Read "Charles Lloyd, Zakir Hussain & Erik Harland at the Dakota Jazz Club"
    426
    Published: 2004-12-09
    Live Reviews
    Charles Lloyd, Zakir Hussain & Erik Harland at the Dakota Jazz Club
  12. Read "Harold Mabern: A Few Miles From Memphis"
    365
    Published: 2004-07-02
    Extended Analysis
    Harold Mabern: A Few Miles From Memphis
  13. Read "Kulu Se Mama"
    514
    Published: 2000-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: Kulu Se Mama
  14. Read "Ladybird"
    252
    Published: 2005-02-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dexter Gordon: Ladybird
  15. Read "Joe Henderson In Japan"
    314
    Published: 2000-06-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Joe Henderson: Joe Henderson In Japan
  16. Read "New Thing At Newport"
    330
    Published: 2000-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane / Archie Shepp: New Thing At Newport
  17. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 3-3"
    603
    Published: 2005-05-26
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 3-3
  18. Read "Never Too Late But Always Too Early"
    279
    Published: 2003-05-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Brtzmann/Parker/Drake: Never Too Late But Always Too Early
  19. Read "Verve's Free America Series, Part 2-3"
    723
    Published: 2005-05-17
    Multiple Reviews
    Verve's Free America Series, Part 2-3
  20. Read "Modern Jazz Quartet: Four Dapper Dans Who Weren't Button Down"
    649
    Published: 2003-10-16
    Extended Analysis
    Modern Jazz Quartet: Four Dapper Dans Who Weren't Button Down
  21. Read "Stormy Monday Blues"
    211
    Published: 2001-11-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Kenny Burrell: Stormy Monday Blues
  22. Read "Six of One"
    390
    Published: 2002-12-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Evan Parker: Six of One
  23. Read "Flute Flight"
    260
    Published: 2002-12-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Herbie Mann/ Bobby Jaspar: Flute Flight
  24. Read "Tangerine"
    327
    Published: 2000-06-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dexter Gordon: Tangerine
  25. Read "Naturally"
    191
    Published: 2003-03-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Nat Adderley: Naturally
  26. Read "3 Suits & a Violin"
    550
    Published: 2007-03-21
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Christian Weber: 3 Suits & a Violin
  27. Read "Parade"
    317
    Published: 2000-12-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ron Carter: Parade
  28. Read "The Whimbler"
    512
    Published: 2005-07-29
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Gerry Hemingway: The Whimbler
  29. Read "Posium Pendasem"
    239
    Published: 1999-09-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    William Parker's In Order to Survive: Posium Pendasem
  30. Read "Smalls Records: Sound Stewardship For US Treasures"
    288
    Published: 2007-03-05
    Multiple Reviews
    Smalls Records: Sound Stewardship For US Treasures
  31. Read "Bull Fiddle"
    247
    Published: 2003-02-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Kent Kessler: Bull Fiddle
  32. Read "Red Alone"
    368
    Published: 2004-05-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Red Garland: Red Alone
  33. Read "The Copenhagen Tapes"
    242
    Published: 2002-12-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Albert Ayler: The Copenhagen Tapes
  34. Read "Virtuoso in New York"
    329
    Published: 2004-09-29
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Joe Pass: Virtuoso in New York
  35. Read "Pick 'Em/Super Strings"
    319
    Published: 2001-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ron Carter: Pick 'Em/Super Strings
  36. Read "All Members"
    240
    Published: 2002-03-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Don Sleet: All Members
  37. Read "The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet"
    196
    Published: 2000-01-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Oscar Pettiford: The New Oscar Pettiford Sextet
  38. Read "Heartaches"
    351
    Published: 2004-11-13
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dexter Gordon: Heartaches
  39. Read "Irne Schweizer: Vintage and Retrospective"
    392
    Published: 2005-10-28
    Multiple Reviews
    Irne Schweizer: Vintage and Retrospective
  40. Read "Live at Sugar Hill, Volume 2"
    209
    Published: 2002-12-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Lee Hooker: Live at Sugar Hill, Volume 2
  41. Read "Brothers Together"
    208
    Published: 2002-12-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Hamid Drake & Sabir Mateen: Brothers Together
  42. Read "Tuba Project"
    398
    Published: 2006-07-16
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Lucian Ban & Alex Harding: Tuba Project
  43. Read "Derek Taylor's Best of 2006"
    432
    Published: 2007-01-05
    Best of / Year End
    Derek Taylor's Best of 2006
  44. Read "Junior Mance: Sweet and Lovely"
    358
    Published: 2004-07-06
    Extended Analysis
    Junior Mance: Sweet and Lovely
  45. Read "For Alto"
    291
    Published: 2000-09-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Anthony Braxton: For Alto
  46. Read "American Mythology"
    291
    Published: 2004-11-29
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Triage: American Mythology
  47. Read "Black Drops"
    275
    Published: 2002-12-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Charles Earland: Black Drops
  48. Read "Fine and Mellow"
    255
    Published: 2003-10-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Gene Ammons: Fine and Mellow
  49. Read "Pisces"
    202
    Published: 2004-11-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Johnny Griffin & Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis: Pisces
  50. Read "Carnival Skin"
    298
    Published: 2006-06-18
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Carnival Skin: Carnival Skin

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