RAY CHARLES - POLAND 1984

August 27, 2021 – 5:20 am

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RAY CHARLES
Poland 1984 [no label, 1CD]

The Jazz Jamboree. Live at the Congress Hall, Warsaw, Poland; October 27, 1984. Very good soundboard.

Thanks to crazedracer for sharing the show at Dime.

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Musicologist Henry Pleasants:

Sinatra, and Bing Crosby before him, had been masters of words. Ray Charles is a master of sounds. His records disclose an extraordinary assortment of slurs, glides, turns, shrieks, wails, breaks, shouts, screams and hollers, all wonderfully controlled, disciplined by inspired musicianship, and harnessed to ingenious subtleties of harmony, dynamics and rhythm… It is either the singing of a man whose vocabulary is inadequate to express what is in his heart and mind or of one whose feelings are too intense for satisfactory verbal or conventionally melodic articulation. He can’t tell it to you. He can’t even sing it to you. He has to cry out to you, or shout to you, in tones eloquent of despair - or exaltation. The voice alone, with little assistance from the text or the notated music, conveys the message.

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Lineage:
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Track 01. Band Jam #1 3:16
Track 02. Band Jam #2 5:14
Track 03. Band Jam #3 5:31
Track 04. Intro for Ray Charles 1:03
Track 05. Let The Good Times Roll 2:42
Track 06. Georgia On My Mind 5:21
Track 07. A Million Dollars an Hour 3:32
Track 08. Some Enchanted Evening 6:26
Track 09. Do I Ever Cross Your Mind 6:00
Track 10. Introducing The Raylettes/We’re Gonna Make It [The Raylettes] 3:57
Track 11. It’s A Shame [The Raylettes] 5:36
Track 12. Eleanor Rigby 3:12
Track 13. I Can’t Stop Loving You 4:49
Track 14. Knock On Wood 4:10
Track 15. Three Quarter Time 5:30
Track 16. Hallelujah I Love Her So/What’d I Say 8:32
75 mins

Lineup:
Robbie Kwock, Mark Curry, Jim Seely, Jeff Kaye tp
John Boice, Dan Marcus, Dan Weinstein, Dana Hughes tb
Brian Mitchell, Clifford Solomon (band leader), Ricky Woodard, Rudy Johnson, Louis Van Taylor saxes
Bobby Floyd organ
Dennis Nelson g
Roger Hines b
Ricky Kirkland d

The Raelettes:
Trudy Cohran
Anne Johnson
Janice Mitchell
Elaine Woodard
Estella Yarbrough

Click here to order Ray Charles releases.

  1. 34 Responses to “RAY CHARLES - POLAND 1984”

  2. He might be my Dad. Mom fucked a LOT of guys who looked like him.

    By DD on Aug 27, 2021

  3. 3 or 4 at the same time usually.

    By DD on Aug 27, 2021

  4. Rumor has it Ray’s musty, wart-covered Un wernt that big

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  5. I think that, “Every Morning” is my favorite Sugar Ray song. Mark McGrath is adorable (sorry Derrick). I sure miss those great bands of the 90’s.

    By HHH on Aug 27, 2021

  6. I HAVENT POSTED DIC ON THIS SHITHOLE FOR WEEKS. NOW GO FUCK YOURSELF AND YOUR MOTHER YOU DUMBASS COCSUCKER. AND WHEN YOU JACKOFF TO LIL BOYS, SPUNK ON YOUR FACE AND THEN YOUR MOTHERS CAUSE I KNOW SHE WTCHES YOU JACK IT. YOU FUCKIN PIECE OF SHIT. DO US FAVOR AND DIE SCUMBAG

    By DD on Aug 27, 2021

  7. DD. this is really me. I would try to ignore the name stealers/ scumbags. Most of this shit with my name isnt me either. I just try and pick my spots. most people with a brain can tell the difference. Really miss your takes. Wish you would comment more often. Derrick hasnt been commenting as much either.

    By HHH on Aug 27, 2021

  8. Twernt me above,nuther fake

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  9. Rumor has it Ray had a Big Un

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  10. Of course

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  11. Twernt me on any of the above, more fakes run amok

    By HHH on Aug 27, 2021

  12. Twernt me either

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  13. Twasnt me either, although I do love Sugar Ray. I agree triple h, Mark McGrath is a hottie

    By Derrick on Aug 27, 2021

  14. DD is a needle dic, puss. He’s too scared to post. He’s a little bitch.

    By Derrick on Aug 27, 2021

  15. Fact is DD, Derrick and HHH all gots Lil Uns. That’s why they are always so angry

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  16. Twernt me above. Those guys are my buddies

    By U L E on Aug 27, 2021

  17. I keep picking my spots and the puss squirts all over the mirror. Well, what other spots are there?

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  18. Partially fed up with your comments triple. I have never known anyone to moan on any subject like you. I feel sorry for your family…

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  19. He might be my Dad. Is black, kinky hair hereditary?

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  20. I have a tiny white guy penis though.

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  21. HHH, social media is the worst thing they could ever have invented. It allows pieces of shit like on here, take our intelligent comments and twist them so I dont comment anymore. Now I will just sit back and wait for all the dicheads to tell me I have a small coc, and all the other infantile verbage. I think its hilarious. I come to this website read the comments and laugh. If I were you HHH, I wouldnt put your political comments here. The trolls on this site cannot comprehend what you are saying. Take care my friend.

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  22. Speaking of the issues with social media, the Nazis post here because they can’t get away with it on Facebook, TikTok, or Twitter.

    By Mark on Aug 28, 2021

  23. Just wait ’till I report you jerks! Just you wait!

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  24. Please don’t report me, DD. I thought we was friends?

    By U L E on Aug 28, 2021

  25. Friends? I ain’t got no friends.

    By DEAR on Aug 28, 2021

  26. Last 4 twernt me , more fakes

    By U L E on Aug 28, 2021

  27. DD , by not commenting that gives the name stealers what they want , which is to run us off . That’s letting them win . I suppose I’m just hard headed, but throwing up my arms and giving up just isn’t in my dna . Besides , Hebrew Mark and Harmon the hard on are mostly behind this name stealing , maybe this swappers person too.

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  28. Joe Blow Biden , our corpse president with dementia continues to bungle the departure from Afghanistan. Not only has his bungling method cost brave soldiers their lives , he now is bringing more non vetted dark skinned refugees from over there into America . That along with the influx of illegals flooding the Mexican border is done for the purpose of trying to secure more democratic votes . Senile Joe isn’t mentally sharp enough at this point to conjure this up himself. His handlers like AOC and the squad are probably pulling the strings.

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  29. Did you see his press conference the other day ? He said he was instructed to call on a certain reporter to ask a question. Instructed? He’s supposed to be the president, the boss . Yet he says he’s instructed to do something. That’s a dead giveaway to the fact that he’s just a puppet/ figurehead.

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  30. Thank you for the thought triple! But no not me I have enough of a giggle dropping by and reading what the twats posing as me have put. Life’s too short to pretend to be anybody else. That’s for even sadder losers!
    I find myself oddly in agreement with DD that it is far more fun to come and laugh at the sad sack cretins. Occasionally poke them with a stick or rattle a cage I grant you but the trolls are having a hard enough time trying to string any form of cogent argument together. Why its a wonder they can even tie their shoes!
    :)

    By swappers on Aug 28, 2021

  31. Last 9 twernt me , more fakes

    By U L E on Aug 28, 2021

  32. DD , by not blowing me that gives the straights what they want , which is to run us off . That’s letting them win . I suppose I’m just hard headed, but throwing up my arms and acting like a man just isn’t in my dna . Besides , Hebrew Mark and Harmon the hard on are mostly behind this name stealing , maybe this swappers person too.

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  33. I’ll just have to go back to picking my spots then wiping the mirror down of all the puss!

    By HHH on Aug 28, 2021

  34. Still think he’s my dad. I have no musical talent though.

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

  35. I play a great skin flute and ass trombone! Thousands of dudes can tell you that.

    Unless they’re embarrassed about it.

    By DD on Aug 28, 2021

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