Tag Archive: Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock – Sextant (1973) {2019, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock - Sextant (1973) {2019, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock – Sextant (1973) {2019, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz | Stereo & Multichannel
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 2.49 GB (ISO) + 1.54 GB (FLAC Mch) + 1.51 GB (FLAC Stereo) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Vocalion | Austria | Cat#: CDSML 8556 | Genre: Avant-garde Jazz

When Herbie Hancock left Warner Bros. in 1971 after releasing three musically sound but critically and commercially underappreciated albums — The Crossing, Mwandishi, and Fat Albert’s Groove — he was struggling. At odds with a jazz establishment that longed for his return to his Blue Note sound and a fierce consciousness struggle with free music and the full-on embrace of electricity since his tenure with Miles Davis, Hancock was clearly looking for a voice.Read More

Herbie Hancock – Gershwin’s World (1998) {2004, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock - Gershwin's World (1998) {2004, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock – Gershwin’s World (1998) {2004, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz | Stereo & Multichannel
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 4.40 GB (ISO) + 3.23 GB (FLAC Mch) + 1.26 GB (FLAC Stereo) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Verve Records | US | Cat#: B0001379-36 | Genre: Post Bop, Contemporary Jazz

Gershwin’s World is a tour de force for Herbie Hancock, transcending genre and label, and ranking among the finest recordings of his lengthy career. Released to coincide with the 100th anniversary of George Gershwin’s birth, this disc features jazzman Hancock with a classy collection of special guests. The most surprising of Hancock’s guest stars is Joni Mitchell, who delivers a gorgeously sensual vocal on “The Man I Love,” then provides an airy, worldly take on “Summertime.”Read More

Herbie Hancock – Thrust (1974) {2016, Audio Fiddelity Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock - Thrust (1974) {2016, Audio Fiddelity Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Herbie Hancock – Thrust (1974) {2016, Audio Fiddelity Remastered, CD-Layer + Hi-Res SACD Rip}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz | Stereo & Multichannel
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 243 MB (CD-Layer) + 2.91 GB (SACD ISO) + 1.45 GB (SACD FLAC Mch) + 762 MB (SACD FLAC Stereo) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Audio Fidelity | Austria | Cat#: AFZ5 223 | Genre: Jazz Fusion

The follow-up to the breakthrough Headhunters album was virtually as good as its wildly successful predecessor: an earthy, funky, yet often harmonically and rhythmically sophisticated tour de force. There is only one change in the Headhunters lineup — swapping drummer Harvey Mason for Mike Clark — and the switch results in grooves that are even more complex.Read More