Jazz Music

Ritmo Radio Show – 05.03.2016 – episode 22 – M&J in the Spiritual Jazz Mix

Ritmo Radio Show - 05.03.2016 - episode 22 - M&J in the Spiritual Jazz Mix

Welcome back! We’ve been lazy on the blog because a lot of things happened, its such a crazy period. Well, it’s time to catch up! Check this nice selection Mr.Martini [...]

Ritmo Radio Show – 12.12.2015 – new season episode 12 – M&J in the mix

Ritmo Radio Show - 12.12.2015 - new season episode 12 - M&J in the mix

Welcome back! Enjoy this selection of 45s in this RITMO podcast from December (broadcasted on Controradio FM, Firenze, Italy on 12-12-2015). This time i played most of the fast-paced 45s i [...]

Ritmo Radio Show – 07.02.2015 – M&J in the mix

Ritmo Radio Show - 07.02.2015 - M&J in the mix

Welcome back fellas, here we are with our monthly mix for the FM radio. Ritmo Radio Show in full effect, in the 2nd hour you’ll find a vinyl-only mix, this [...]

Into The Life Of Yusef Lateef: A Spiritual Concert

Into The Life Of Yusef Lateef: A Spiritual Concert

A couple of years ago, when I was still in Italy, I have been lucky enough to watch one of the dates of Yusef Lateef’s last tour before his death. [...]

Welcome To The #svuotazza

Welcome To The #svuotazza

Good news people: i managed to record a set from one of this summer’s gigs in my hometown alongside my man Moplen. He plays disco, i play random stuff, we [...]

Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid: Another Deadly Collaboration!

Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid: Another Deadly Collaboration!

(REPOST of an entry from May 28th, 2010 updated with full YouTube clip  …. enjoy) Kieran Hebden (Four Tet) and Steve Reid (R.I.P.) show how the new and the old [...]

Let Me Make Your Day!

Let Me Make Your Day!

…..with this fantastic live session from the 70s, starring Cal Tjader and Milt Jackson enjoy!

Grievous Angel: Fusion Dub. A mix of Miles Davis-inspired jazz, funk and soul, in dub!

Grievous Angel: Fusion Dub. A mix of Miles Davis-inspired jazz, funk and soul, in dub!

REPOST 2013, original post 2008: this is one of mr.Martini’s favourite mixes ever, it’s a really inspiring one. Therefore while restoring the pics we decided to re up it to [...]

Donald Byrd Tribute Mix by Gilles Peterson

Donald Byrd Tribute Mix by Gilles Peterson

Just a very quick post to point you out a great tribute to the late Donald Byrd made by the one and the only Gilles Peterson. Plus, I want to [...]

See’s To Exist Guest Mix: A 4 Hours Journey Into Spiritual Jazz

See's To Exist Guest Mix: A 4 Hours Journey Into Spiritual Jazz

In the last years we had a lot of guest mixes from different genres on our site. In fact, we almost covered all the kind of sounds we love. There [...]

History In The Making

History In The Making

Check some Teo’s Masterpieces here!

A bounch of Jazz quotes and a delightful mix!

A bounch of Jazz quotes and a delightful mix!

What is the true spirit behind Jazz? Let’s try to get an idea through the words of his protagonists. Jazz is a mental attitude rather than a style. It uses [...]

The Doctrine – A History of Deep Spiritual Jazz

The Doctrine - A History of Deep Spiritual Jazz

The big summer mix is a tradition here at M&J. This year we want to bless you with something simply unbelievable. The name of this mix is “The Doctrine”, and [...]

Don Cherry And The Avant-Garde

Don Cherry And The Avant-Garde

Today I want to talk about one of the artists I am digging a lot in this last period. Being very attracted by artists such as Sun Ra, Pharoah Sanders, [...]

The Universal Mind of Bill Evans

The Universal Mind of Bill Evans

I have found this footage about Bill Evans very informative. He was one of the greatest pianists in the history of Jazz music. His way to play piano was a [...]

Three Jazz Concerts You Should Definitely Check Out: The Jazz625 Story

Three Jazz Concerts You Should Definitely Check Out: The Jazz625 Story

Getting in the right mood for the Turin Jazz Festival, I want to share with you some amazing concerts I have found on YouTube. Anyway, If it happens to be [...]

DJ Nuts Live Session!

DJ Nuts Live Session!

Classy mix from DJ Nuts. It’s a very smooth selection of Jazz, Breaks and Brazilian music that gives you a fabulous overview of different artists and creative talents from all [...]

Interstellar Overdrive – A four tracks selection!

Interstellar Overdrive - A four tracks selection!

Here we go with another deep selection. This time I want to walk you through a space journey, a journey into the unusual and experimental side of sound. What you [...]

Gilles Peterson’s First Legal Broadcast

Gilles Peterson's First Legal Broadcast

As you guys probably know, we are great followers of Gilles Peterson here at M&J. He gave us so much inspiration through the years. That is why, when we discovered [...]

Let’s Get Lost – Bruce Weber

Let's Get Lost - Bruce Weber

Ok, I am probably late on this, but last night I saw for the very first time this distressing documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter Chet Baker. It’s available [...]

A Mix To Extend Your Consciousness From Bending Corners

A Mix To Extend Your Consciousness From Bending Corners

Hi everybody, maybe we’re getting old, but lately we’re stuck on Jazz music here at M&J. Remember the 9-hours monstermix we posted a while ago? That was something special: the [...]

Jammin the Blues by Gjon Mili

Jammin the Blues by Gjon Mili

Jammin the blues is definitely another great old Jazz footage. I really enjoy watching this kind of rare stuff on Youtube. If you have my same feeling, don’t you dare [...]

Jazz Excursions

Jazz Excursions

In the last year, I have been digging a lot of Jazz podcasts. Mostly of them are simply amazing and they are the perfect way to discover new Jazz artists [...]

Panoramic Selection by Marty (March 2011)

Panoramic Selection by Marty (March 2011)

With this post I just want to give you a panoramic view of what I am listening to in this March 2011. I would like to try to do this [...]