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Electric Electrico

by Jamaaladeen Tacuma & Robero Cervi

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​​Jam All Productions is proud to present "Electric Electrico"

This recording encompasses music that is built entirely on purity of sound filtering through the maze of electronics. The electric bass and electric guitar heard in a way that is revolutionary and a statement to the development and possibilities of these two iconic instruments.

Jamaaladeen Tacuma: Electric Bass Roberto Cervi:Guitars, Keyboards Giorgio Ferrara: Electric Piano on Track 4

  1. Mountain Top 7:58
  2. Enchanted Dreamer 7:53
  3. Your Sweetness 12:26
  4. Funky Funkyco 16:43

Recorded Live 2010 at Il Vicolaccio Posta Fibreno Frosinone, Italy.

Mixed & Mastered by Roberto Cervi

Recorded by Max Viscogliosi

Produced by Roberto Cervi

Co-Producer Jamaaladeen Tacuma for Jam All Productions

Associate Producer Rahima Tacuma

Productions Coordinator Maresi Mayer

Publishers: Jamaaladeen Music/Ascap, Roberto Cervi S.I.A.E.

Cd Design : Sound Evidence

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Jamaaladeen Tacuma Boss of the Bass T-Shirt

Jamaaladeen Tacuma Boss of the Bass T-Shirt

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The first ever Jamaaladeen Tacuma T-shirt . Black athletic fit 100% cotton Next Level Brand short sleeve T-shirt with silver shimmer hand screened graphics. Design by Sound Evidence.

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The Outsiders 1st Annual Improvised Music Festival T-Shirt
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Limited edition T Shirt from the inaugural SOLD OUT festival "The Outsiders Improvised and Creative Music Festival" held in Philadelphia during Jazz Appreciation Month April 24, 2015. Black in color with white and orange professional silk screen design. Designed by Rahima Tacuma for their in house Jam ALL Productions.

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Jamaaladeen Tacuma's Brotherzone Revolutionary Royalty SOLD OUT

Jamaaladeen Tacuma's Brotherzone Revolutionary Royalty SOLD OUT

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The Physical Disc is the best way to listen to the Recording

Revolutionary Royalty is a live recording from Brotherzone's first documented European tour circa 1998. It is vintage in it's sound and the performance stands out as one of the most exciting ever delivered on stage. This recording embodies the feeling of unity amongst men and women of all races who stand for justice and equality. The message in the spoken word lyrics gives us a clear description of the state of the planet presently and solutions on how to move away from the negative and gravitate towards what is positive bringing human unity. Brotherzone through art and music is a source of healing in a world that is so in need of positive creative energy and lifestyle.

Produced by Jamaaladeen Tacuma for Jam All Productions Associate Producer : Rahima Tacuma European Tour Recorded Live Mixed and Mastered by Jamaaladeen Tacuma Recorded by Spock Cover Design: Sound Evidence Original Cover Painting by: BARIQ

BROTHERZONE IS: Jamaaladeen Tacuma : Electric Bass Guitar Jan Paul Bourelly : Electric Guitar Dartl Kwesi Burgee: Drums Wadud Ahmad: Spoken Words With special guest: Abiodun Oyewole - Introduction,Terry Adkins - Pocket Trumpet, Babatunde - African drum, The Goree Drum Troupe.

Bookings: Jam.All.Productions@gmail.com

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Pre Order SHIP DATE 2/23/2015

Recorded Live in in Denmark at Vallekilde Summer Session (after hours). While at Vallekidle Jamaaladeen's passion for the Danish Modern Design imagery was rekindled, surrounded by the architectural elements , furnishings and art design he has always embraced as an interior designer himself. Joined by an enthusiastic creative group of Danish musicians along with these visual cues that inspired this spontaneous composing session and a celebration of the musical era when Danish musicians began to explore free jazz during the 1960s, the classic imagined vision of these avant garde pioneers a classic Danish Pipe and a Sweater , the popular attire of the time.

Jamaaladeen Tacuma’s Legend of The Pipe & Sweater

Jamaaladeen Tacuma: Electric Bass Guitar

Pelle Fridell: Sound Manipulations

Ole Theil: Drums

Morten Siversen : Trumpet

Randi Pontoppidan: Voice/Electronics

Jens Jefsen: Upright Bass

Martin Fabricius: Vibraphone

Track Listing:

  1. Expedition: 21:15 ( J.Tacuma, P Fridell, O.THeil, R.Pontoppidan, J.Jensen, , M.Siversen, M.Fabricius)

  2. Exploration: 17:30 (J.Tacuma, P Fridell, O.Theil, R.Pontoppidan, J.Jensen, M.Siversen, M.Fabricius)

Recorded Live: Vallekilde Summer Sessions , Denmark

Recorded and Produced by : Jamaaladeen Tacuma

Associate Producer: Rahima Tacuma

Mixing/ Mastering: Jamaaladeen Tacuma

Artwork Design: Sound Evidence

Published by: Jamaaladeen Music/ASCAP, Martin Fabricius, Jens Jefsen, Randi Pontoppidan, Ole Theil, Pelle Fridell: KODO/NCB Respectively.

Special Thanks to JazzDanmark and Vallekilde Summer Session

Legend of The Pipe and Sweater

by Jamaaladeen Tacuma

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Jamaaladeen Tacuma’s Legend of The Pipe & Sweater

Jamaaladeen Tacuma: Electric Bass Guitar

Pelle Fridell: Affects of Sounds

Ole Theil: Drums

Randi Pontoppidan: Voice/Electronics

Jens Jefsen: Upright Bass

Morten Siversen: Trumpet

Martin Fabricius: Vibraphone

Track Listing:

  1. Expedition: 21:15 ( J.Tacuma, P Fridell, O.THeil, R.Pontoppidan, J.Jensen, M.Fabricius, M. Siversen)

  2. Exploration: 17:30 (J.Tacuma, P Fridell, O.THeil, R.Pontoppidan, J.Jensen, M.Fabricius, M. Siversen)

Recorded Live: Vallekilde Summer Sessions , Denmark

Recorded and Produced by : Jamaaladeen Tacuma

Associate Producer: Rahima Tacuma

Mixing/ Mastering: Jamaaladeen Tacuma

Artwork Design: Sound Evidence

Published by: Jamaaladeen Music/ASCAP, Martin Fabricius, Jens Jefsen, Randi Pontoppidan, Ole Theil, Pelle Fridell: KODO/NCB Respectively.

Special Thanks to JazzDanmark and Vallekilde Summer Session

Recorded Live in Vallekilde Summer Session after hours . while at Vallekidle Jamaaladeens passion for the Danish Modern Design imagery was rekindled, surrounded by the architectural elements , furnishings and art design he has always embraced as an interior designer himself. Joined by an enthusiastic creative group of Danish musicians along with these visual cues that inspired this spontaneous composing session and a celebration of the musical era when Danish musicians began to explore free jazz during the 1960s, the classic imagined vision of these avant garde pioneers a classic Danish Pipe and a Sweater , the popular attire of the time.

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FREE FORM FUNKY FREQS

Bon Vivant

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Jam-All Productions is so pleased to announce the release of the new FREE FORM FUNKY FREQS in studio recording "BON VIVANT" featuring Jamaaladeen Tacuma-bass, Vernon Reid-guitar and G. Calvin Weston-drums. This will be Jam All Productions 3rd release and will be available soon online. This new recording produced by Jamaaladeen Tacuma for Jam-All productions features the trio doing what they do best, creating and improvising music with no discussion or preconceived ideas beforehand. Morphing into blissful organic sound slithers. Representing flavors of avant funk, electronica, rock, jazz, and psychedelia. Bon Vivant is the audio tale of three musical artist who delight in the finer aspects of sound. Vernon Reid creating from a rich palette of sound colors moving the electric guitar into musical worlds unknown. G. Calvin Weston the tasty drummer ignites the fire under FFFF, ascending to the top and never coming down. Jamaaladeen Tacuma consistently lays the electric bass guitar down with serious resolve, being that wonderful low end foundation for all to follow. This second studio recording of the band is a clear improvised futuristic step ahead approach of the world's most interesting band. Producer: Jamaaladeen Tacuma Associate Producer : Regina Schlitz Tm Motzer : Sound Engineer

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  5. 5 Suited And Booted 00:21
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  8. 8 Soup Du Jour (Bull Ya Bass) 07:04
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  12. 12 The Good Of This Life And The Good Of The Next 03:59
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FREE FORM FUNKY FREQS Physical Disc

FOR THE LOVE OF ORNETTE

For The Love of Ornette

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I remember playing my bass guitar in my high school latin/jazz band. I remember staying in my room for many hours, not wanting to go outside and play with the other kids, only wanting to listen and play along with 33 1/3 vinyl recordings of famous jazz musicians who played the big jazz festivals in Europe and Asia.

I remember receiving a telephone call by then Miles Davis guitarist Reggie Lucas and percussionist James Mtume, asking me if I wanted to attend a rehearsal with Ornette Coleman. I remember coming to the famous loft on Prince Street in New York and meeting Ornette Coleman. I will never ever forget the sound of the first musical notes that left my bass guitar and those notes that came out of Ornette’s alto saxophone in that rehearsal. It was like a revelation to me, an awakening. A young man introduced to a higher level of musical thinking.

Ornette invited me to go to Europe with his newly formed Prime Time band for two weeks. We stayed and rehearsed, recorded in Europe via Paris for 3 months. I was 19 years old. I was never the same afterwards as a man or as a bass guitar player. Ornette no doubt has played a very important role in my life. Musical mentor, life educator, guardian. He has helped me to define myself as a man and as a musician. There was one moment in my life as a young man when I was venturing on a spiritual path and decided that I did not want to play music anymore.Ornette heard of this and came to Philadelphia from New York, met with my mother and pleaded with her to convice me to return to music again. I did and I thank God and I thank Ornette Coleman.

For the love of Ornette is my special thank you to Ornette for taking me in, allowing me to think as a human being, play music with the freedom of a bird in flight, and to be constant in my musical endeavors. This recording is “FOR THE LOVE OF ORNETTE” Peace, Jamaaladeen Tacuma



Jamaaladeen Tacuma: Bass guitar-

Ornette Colemane: Alto Saxophone, Wisdom-

Tony Kofi: Tenor Saxophone-

Wolfgang Puschnig : Flute, Hojak-

Yoichi Uzeki:Piano-

Justin Faulkner: Acoustic Drums-

Wadud Ahmad: Spoken Word-

David “Fingers” Haynes: Finger Drums-

Drum arrangements performed (live) on a Drum Machine entirely with his fingers (Tracks 4,8,9)-


Produced by Jamaaladeen Tacuma for Jam-ALL Productions-

Executive and Production Assistant: Regina Schlitz-

Recorded at MSR Studios, New York, NY , June 21, 2010-

Sound Engineer: Robert Musso-

Assistant Engineer: Ryan Kelly=

Re-Composing: Paul Urbanek – Next Generation Studios, Vienna July, 2010-

Mixed, cut and mastered by Paul Urbanek-

Mixed and mastered at: Next Generation Studios, Vienna – July, 2010-


Photos: Regina Schlitz for Sound Evidence-

Cover Design: Sound Evidence-

Original Oil Painting: Afro Aztec B-Boy" by Bariq Cobbs


Jamaaladeen Tacuma plays Dipinto and Warwick Bass Guitars -

Jamaaladeen Tacuma uses the Jonas Helbourg Amp by Warwick-

Jamaaladeen Tacuma also uses classic Labella bass guitar strings-

Tony Kofi plays Tenor Saxophone courtesy of Specific Jazz-

For The Love of Ornette Physical Disc's

For The Love of Ornette ON BACK ORDER

For The Love of Ornette ON BACK ORDER

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For you "old school" listeners Jamaaladeen's first official release on his record Label Jam All Productions FOR THE LOVE OF ORNETTE  is available in a high quality CD with a full color 4 page design.Rare and never published photos of Jamaaladeen and Ornette in the early years. 

Wholesale Bulk rate availble for resale purposes. Send your request to  info@jamaaladeenmusic.com.

THE DREAM THEN AND NOW

The Dream Then and Now

This is a special composition in seven movements that I was privileged to under take in 1989 entitled "The Dream Then and Now" in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. featuring the Dream Ensemble with members of the Ebony String Quartet from Philadelphia. And words and lyrics by Richard Tucker , Lawrence Newton narrated by Lawrence Newton. This is a previously unreleased work and was heard as a live performance only once in Philadelphia in 1989. Lets keep the Dream Alive. Produced and Recorded by Jamaaladeen Tacuma for Jam All Productions 1989.

DREAMSCAPE

Dreamscape

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Bass Guitar [Steinberger Electric] , Percussion - Jamaaladeen Tacuma , Drums - Adam Guth , Daryl "Kwesi" Burge , Electric Guitar - Jef Lee Johnson , Richard Tucker , Electric Guitar, Banjo - Rick Iannacone , Engineer [Assistant] - Barbara Adams , Storm (11), Engineer [Mixing] - Guy Lutze , Engineer [Recording] - Guy Lutze , Executive Producer - DIW / Disk Union , Mastered By - Allan Tucker , Mixed By - Jamaaladeen Tacuma , Kazunori ,Sugiyama , Other [Liner Notes] - James G. Spady , Photography [Cover] - Jimmy Katz Producer - Jamaaladeen Tacuma , Kazunori Sugiyama , Recorded By [Additional] - Storm (11), Saxophone [Soprano, Tenor] - Ben Schacter, Trumpet - Jahphar Barron* , Voice [Poetry] - Ursula Rucker, Recorded and mixed at Sonic Recording Studios, Philadelphia, PA on May 25, 26, 31 & June 6, 1995, Mastered at Foothill Digital, NYC ,

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    Sunk In The Funk 09:18
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    Love of My Life 03:36
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    Lets Have a Good Time 07:17
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    Black Pearl 05:43
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    Dreamscape 06:51
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THE FLAVORS OF THELONIOUS MONK

THE FLAVORS OF THELONIOUS MONK

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For bassist, producer Jamaaladeen Tacuma Monk's musical legacy has inspired him to explore what was going inside of Monk's musical head. "The Flavors of Thelonious Monk" is pleased and honoured to take those classic Monk compositions and twist, shape them with grooves that can relate to our present day audience.

Produced by: Jamaaladeen Tacuma Jamaaladeen Tacuma-Bass Guitar, Orrin Evans-Piano, Synthesizer, Tim Hutson-Drums, Percussion, Napoleon Black - Percussion, DJ King Britt-Sound Scapes

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    Round Midnight 15:55
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BASSO NOUVEAU/ ALL BASSES COVERED-High & Low

BASSO NOUVEAU/ ALL BASSES COVERED

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Bass Guitar [Six String] – Gerald Veasley

Double Bass [Acoustic Upright Bass, Bow

Lady K.] – Warren Oree

Drums – Webb Thomas

Electric Bass [Four Stringed Old Hag],Effects – Jamaaladeen Tacuma

Electric Bass [Vektor & Banchette Stick Basses],

Acoustic Bass [Taylor Acoustic Bass Guitar] – Tyrone Brown

Mastered By – Ansgar Ballhorn Mixed By – Jamaaladeen Tacuma Photography By – Frank Schemmann Producer – Burkhard Hennen, Jamaaladeen

Tacuma

Rap – Tony (Bun) Green* Recorded By – Guy Lutze Vocals [From The "Soul Vocals"] – Aziz Vocals [Sultry] – Lisa Bell (3)

Design [Cover] – Jürgen Pankarz

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    Sister Moon 04:00
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    Taylor Made 02:05
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    Slow Burn 03:17
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    Our Introduction To You 01:51
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BASSO NOUVEAU/THE NIGHT OF CHAMBER MUSIC

BASSO NOUVEAU/THE NIGHT OF CHAMBER MUSIC

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Producer - Jamaaladeen Tacuma Composed By - Jamaaladeen Tacuma Jamaaladeen Tacuma 4-string Electric Bass Gerald Veasley 6-string Electric Bass Jerome Hunter- Acoustic Bass (played with bow) Juan Pablo Nahar-Acoustic Bass (pizzacato) Edgar Bateman-Drums Photography - Patented Photos

THE NEW BASS The bass is an instrument of equal status with any instrument know in the world today. it is compositional, melodic, and rhythmic in its very nature. Over the years very few have tried to expose the bass instrument in its entire concept. many have settled for the back up role and have not really covered new ground musically with this instrument. With this in mind , once again Jamaaladeen has set out to revolutionize the bass role. Basso Nouveau is his bass quartet of four premier Philadelphia bassists and a drummer/percussionist in which the bassists act as a total quartet utilizing every aspect of the bass.

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TICKET 4/24  "The Outsiders" Improvised & Creative Music Festival SOLD OUT

TICKET 4/24 "The Outsiders" Improvised & Creative Music Festival SOLD OUT

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Will Call Ticket, please save your receipt your name will be at the door.

$15 plus $1.50 handling fee( shipping charge, your ticket will not be shipped)

The Outsiders Improvised & Creative Music Pop-Up Festival – April 24, 2015 Friday 8pm

A celebration of creative, progressive music in honor of Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month, curated by Jamaaladeen Tacuma and presented in collaboration with The Producer’s Guild.

Philadelphia, PA – Internationally renowned bassist Jamaaladeen Tacuma and The Producer’s Guild of Philadelphia are pleased to present The Outsiders Improvised & Creative Music Pop-Up Festival, a celebration of creative, progressive jazz music. The concert takes place Friday, April 24, 2015 at 8pm at the Community Education Center, 3500 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia, PA, 19104. Admission is $20 Advance $15 at Door for adults and $10 for students with I.D.

Featured performers include Jamaaladeen Tacuma, electric bass guitar; Orrin Evans, piano; Marshall Allen, saxophone; Danny Ray Thompson baritone Sax, Flute, percussion; Chuck Treece, drums; Charles Cohen, Buchla Music Easel; Elliot Levin, saxophone & spoken word and Ben Schachter's RE:Trio, saxophone,Dan Blacksberg Trio.

As festival curator, Jamaaladeen Tacuma, draws on his experience performing in music festivals worldwide over the last two decades. His aim is to bring this exciting experience home to Philadelphia by gathering musical mentors and colleagues who exemplify the riches of Philadelphia’s creative jazz music culture, and to provide a setting for these artists to stretch their musical imaginations in front of a diverse audience. Collaborating presenter The Producer’s Guild was founded in 1975 by Leo Gadson and Jerome Gethers to “ensure that the appreciation and enthusiasm for the rich cultural heritage of African American Arts continues to thrive in Philadelphia, especially Black Classical Music -- commonly known as JAZZ.”

Tacuma is a recipient of a 2011 Pew Fellowship, an award given annually to exceptional Philadelphia artists by the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. Other Pew Fellows performing in The Outsiders Festival include Orrin Evans, Marshall Allen, Charles Cohen,Dan Blacksberg and Chuck Treece.

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