Legendary bassist John Clayton is today's inspiring interview guest on The Jazz Hole with Linus. Here him talk about his upcoming event The LA Treasures Project and the Clayton-Hamilton Orchestra, as well as his collaborations with world-class drummer Jeff Hamilton, his brother Jeff Clayton and his son Gerald Clayton, plus some insight into his work with Monty Alexander, Count Basie, Diana Krall and of course the late great Ray Brown.
Personnel: Mika Samba Jazz Trio - Requiem & Samba Da Isabel Album: Mika Samba Jazz Trio Vol. 1 Mika Mori (p, rhodes), Sérgio Barroso (b) and Rafael Barata (d)
The Clayton Brothers - Friday Struttin' Album: The Gathering?John Clayton (b), Jeff Clayton (as), Gerald Clayton (p), Terrell Stafford (tp), Wycliffe Gordon (tb) and Obed Calvaire (d)
Larry Fuller Trio - Candy's Blues & In Like Flynn Album: Easy Walker Larry Fuller (p), Ray Brown (b) and Jeff Hamilton (d)
Gerald Clayton - Boogablues Album: Two-Shade Gerald Clayton (p), Joe Sanders (b) and Justin Brown (d)
John Clayton September 15th 2013, Alva's Music Showroom - San Pedro, CA September 20th 2013, Monterey Jazz Festival - Monterey, CA
Gerald Clayton September 25th 2013, Subculture - New York, NY September 28th 2013, New Hyde Park Jazz Festival - Chicago, IL October 14th 2013, Salt Lake City Finest Jazz - Salt Lake City, UT November 1st-3rd 2013, Wangaratta Festival of Jazz & Blues - Wangaratta, Australia
00:00 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus 01:25 Requiem - Mika Samba Jazz Trio 05:24 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus - Interview with John Clayton, Part 1 15:57 Friday Struttin' - The Clayton Brothers 23:26 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus - Interview with John Clayton, Part 2 31:10 Candy's Blues - Larry Fuller Trio 37:17 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus - Interview with John Clayton, Part 3 45:44 Boogablues - Gerald Clayton 51:48 In Like Flynn - Larry Fuller Trio 55:06 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus 56:18 Samba Da Isabel - Mika Samba Jazz Trio 59:43 Finish