led zeppelin listening session (part 1): the early years
Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones, and John Bonham formed Led Zeppelin in 1968. The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, earned them recognition as one of the creators of heavy metal (a term they deeply resented), though their unique style drew from a wide variety of influences, including folk music.
jAZZ KISSA #5 AT ABODE BOMBAY - THE JOURNEY OF THELONIOUS MONK
Monk was one of the founding fathers of Bebop. He is certainly in the running for the greatest composer - pianist in all music. His oddball approach to life and music makes him the most enigmatic figure in Jazz.
Tame compared to how the Time magazine described his indulgences in their cover feature in 1968: “Everyday is a pharmaceutical event for Monk”.
Prog. Rock listening session curated by aveek chatterjee & raj nair At Veranda studio, Bloom Boutique, Bandra
TRC listening sessions are curated by enthusiasts with a view to provide an engaging introduction to an artist, a genre or a specific period in music. They are played on Vinyl and are accompanied by commentary that provides context to the music.
Jazz Kissa #3 At Veranda studio, Bloom Boutique, Bandra
Experience Jazz Kissa this Saturday at Veranda Rooftop. The theme for this edition will be "1959: A year in Jazz". 1959 is a pivotal year in Jazz. It witnessed evolution, innovation, and radical experimentation - resulting collectively in a great leap forward. We are pleased to showcase five recordings made that year that are milestones in Jazz history.