RECORD STORE DAY 2019 – Chet Baker – Tromba Fredda (Cold Trumpet) – released for the first time ever..!

This limited 10 ” released for the first time ever, in conjunction with Record Store Day 2019 – see’s Chet Bakers solo trumpet score to Enzo Nasso surrealist short film, from 1963 which also featured Baker… The B-side features 4 tracks from the Piero Umiliani score Intrigo a Los Angeles… which features Chet Baker in his…

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David Amram’s – The Manchurian candidate Record Store Day release

Released for the first time on vinyl, in conjunction with Record Store Day 2019, Moochin’ About/PIAS  is very proud to present David Amram’s innovative score to John Frankeneimer’s cult classic –  The Manchurian Candidate … This groundbreaking score features jazz legends – Paul Horn, Harold Land, Jack Nimitz, Carmel Jones & Joe Gordon… (cat number…

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“NEGRO FOLKLORE FROM TEXAS STATE PRISONS” by Bruce Jackson

Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons, is an album recorded in 1964 by folklorist Bruce Jackson. The LP features work songs, blues, spirituals, preaching and toasts (recited poems) performed by a group of inmates in the Lone Star State’s then-segregated agricultural prison farms. The recordings on this album were made in Texas prison farms in July 1964….

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Have Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas – A Kenny Burrell classic On Moochin’ About…

Have Yourself a Soulful Little Christmas is an album of Christmas music by guitarist Kenny Burrell and possibly one of the greatest Christmas albums of all time…. the album was recorded in 1966 and features some Christmas classics, played in the stylish and classy Burrell way….   Burrell was born in Detroit, Michigan. Both his…

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David Amram’s  Jazz BIO 2018

David Amram’s  Jazz BIO 2018 Ever since meeting, jamming with and being mentored by Dizzy Gillespie in 1951 and Charlie Parker in 1952,.David Amram has continued over the past 66 years as one of the first  pioneers, along with Julius Watkins, to include  the French horn as an improvising voice in jazz.  He has also pioneered the use…

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new distribution deal for moochin’ about…

moochin’ about are very proud to announce [PAIS] as our new distributors for the UK & across the world… Founded in 1981 by Kenny Gates and Michel Lambot, [PIAS] champions and supports the best independent music in the world across our unrivalled international network. The labels the represent include – Ace Records, BMG Rights, Domino, Fat Possum,…

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QUINCY JONES AT 85….

QUINCY JONES, the mastermind behind some of the 20th and 21st century’s greatest hits turned 85 this year And to celebrate his life and legacy, Moochin’ About has collected and remastered 12 of his classic early albums available to download… This collection features…. Jazz Abroad This Is How I Feel About Jazz Go West, Man!…

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