It’s that time of year

Time to re-up my holiday mix from a few years ago. It features a few tracks from the Jimmy Smith 1964 “Christmas Cookin’” album as well as tracks by Hank Crawford, Bill Evans, J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding, as well as Kenny Burrell. I’m working on completing a Bob James live post, as well as I’ll have something to remember […]

The CT Produced Holiday Mix

Jimmy Smith’s “Christmas Cookin’” album was released on December 10th, 1964[1]The Creed Taylor Christmas Album – Creed Taylor Produced ( and back in 2020, I posted an entry with details of the Smith album, and a “fantasy” Creed Taylor Produced Christmas Album. I’ve reproduced the album links here, you can play it from Mixcloud or YouTube. If you want the […]