Today’s jam: The House That ‘Trane Built (The Story of Impulse Records). Coleman Hawkins, Archie Shepp, Mingus, McCoy Tyner, Art Blakey, Yusef Lateef, Gil Evans, Sonny Rollins, Albert Ayler, Trane, Trane, Trane, Trane, Trane. Sing to the heavens! It’s Beltane.

Today’s jam: The House That ‘Trane Built (The Story of Impulse Records). Coleman Hawkins, Archie Shepp, Mingus, McCoy Tyner, Art Blakey, Yusef Lateef, Gil Evans, Sonny Rollins, Albert Ayler, Trane, Trane, Trane, Trane, Trane. Sing to the heavens! It’s Beltane.

McCoy Tyner, Sahara

McCoy Tyner, Sahara

(Source: stationtostation)

There are very few things I find as comforting to look at as the orange-spined covers of the Impusle records of John Coltrane. Such style, perfectly evoking the music contained therein.