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Quincy Jones: The professional in the pissoir.

Quincy Jones: The professional in the pissoir.

...there I was at the urinal when Quincy Jones walks and says, "Hi Graham". It was... ...asked him if he was enjoying his evening. Now Quincy -- who famously said "You can't shine shit",... ...He was being polite, and you don't get to be Quincy Jones without impeccable manners. He joked...

MILES DAVIS AND QUINCY JONES AT MONTREUX: The circle is unbroken

MILES DAVIS AND QUINCY JONES AT MONTREUX: The circle is unbroken

...was coming close too. Certainly old friend Quincy Jones -- who had never shared a stage with... ...this was -- and is – Davis’ show. Quincy Jones says that Davis sometimes smiled and...

QUINCY JONES INTERVIEWED (1990): The Dude, back on the block

QUINCY JONES INTERVIEWED (1990): The Dude, back on the block

...Jones doesn’t quite put it this way, but... ...don’t have enough walls anymore. To hear Quincy Jones talk is to hear the history of popular... ...by MTV, Campbell was asked if he knew who Quincy Jones was when they first met. “I know... ...has an amusing post-interview encounter with Quincy Jones here....

QUINCY JONES INTERVIEWED (1990): The boss back on the block

QUINCY JONES INTERVIEWED (1990): The boss back on the block

...Jones does quite put it this way, but he knows... ...have enough walls anymore." To hear Quincy Jones talk is to hear the history of popular... ...by MTV, Campbell was asked if he knew who Quincy Jones was when they first met. “I know...

Lesley Gore: You Don't Own Me (1963)

Lesley Gore: You Don't Own Me (1963)

...when she was only 17. It was produced by Quincy Jones and topped the US and Australian charts...

My Back Pages

...with artists like Henry Rollins, Rod Stewart, Quincy Jones and Mick Jagger. And many lesser...

Little Willies: For the Good Times (Milking Bull/EMI)

Little Willies: For the Good Times (Milking Bull/EMI)

...Foul Owl on the Prowl (improbably written by Quincy Jones among others) to mix things up....

THE BARGAIN BUY: Michael Jackson; Off the Wall and Thriller (Sony)

THE BARGAIN BUY: Michael Jackson; Off the Wall and Thriller (Sony)

...absolutely extraordinary. Jackson and producer Quincy Jones were on top of their respective games...

Pop Levi: Never Never Love (Border)

Pop Levi: Never Never Love (Border)

...be played loud and often -- was recorded in Quincy Jones' old Hollywood studio (where Thriller...

MICHAEL JACKSON; LIVE IN '96: The man who fell to Earth

MICHAEL JACKSON; LIVE IN '96: The man who fell to Earth

...remember that brilliant music with producer Quincy Jones, the Thriller video or Billy Jean and...

THE AMAZING VOICE OF TIMI YURO: Soulful, sassy and show tunes

THE AMAZING VOICE OF TIMI YURO: Soulful, sassy and show tunes

...atop string sections arranged by the likes of Quincy Jones and Nelson Riddle. If PJ Proby had a... ...in the Phillipines where she was popular, Quincy Jones produced her album The Amazing Timi Yuro...

PAUL HORN INTERVIEWED (1992): The healing force within

PAUL HORN INTERVIEWED (1992): The healing force within

...on recording with Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones and others back in the mid-Sixties,...

Herbie Hancock: The Imagine Project (Sony)

Herbie Hancock: The Imagine Project (Sony)

...melodies. Mostly this album reminds me of Quincy Jones' equally guest-heavy Back on the Block,...

The Jac: Nerve (Rattle Jazz)

The Jac: Nerve (Rattle Jazz)

...Max Roach, Blue Note in the early Sixties and Quincy Jones' impressionistic pieces -- but it...

Larry's Rebels/The Rebels; A Study in Black/Madrigal (Frenzy)

Larry's Rebels/The Rebels; A Study in Black/Madrigal (Frenzy)

...sorta went jazz-rock or something like Chicago/Quincy Conserve and I've always thought that stuff...

ALAN BROADBENT INTERVIEWED: The art of time, and timing

ALAN BROADBENT INTERVIEWED: The art of time, and timing

...10 years as his pianist), Henry Mancini and Quincy Jones. He no longer works with Natalie Cole... ...Orchestra which worked with the likes of Quincy Jones and Sarah Vaughan. He has written for a...

HUONG THANH AND NGUYEN LE: Fragile Beauty reviewed (2008)

HUONG THANH AND NGUYEN LE: Fragile Beauty reviewed (2008)

...has played with Gil Evans, Ornette Coleman, Quincy Jones and others. France-based, they have been...

MONTY ALEXANDER INTERVIEWED (2002): Keys to Sinatra and Bob Marley

MONTY ALEXANDER INTERVIEWED (2002): Keys to Sinatra and Bob Marley

...played and worked with includes such giants as Quincy Jones, whose career reaches from trumpet...

PATTI AUSTIN INTERVIEWED (2012): Along came Jones . . . and Jacko

PATTI AUSTIN INTERVIEWED (2012): Along came Jones . . . and Jacko

...I'd like to talk with you about working with Quincy Jones. I've met him and he was charming and... ...a little bit here'. He'll usually give you a Quincyism like, 'That needs some more grease on it'.... ...I had very savvy parent and godparents – Quincy my godfather, Dinah Washington my godmother...

MILES DAVIS, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY (1990): Miles runs the voodoo down

MILES DAVIS, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY (1990): Miles runs the voodoo down

...sanctum which included his friends Prince, Quincy Jones, Jimi Hendrix and Charlie Parker. A very... ...in collaboration with the invisible hand of Quincy Troupe. It is titled with typical Davis...

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE QUESTIONNAIRE: Nathan Haines

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE QUESTIONNAIRE: Nathan Haines

...If I had to pick one well Jacko but only his Quincy Jones period...there's no classical in there...

GUEST WRITER DAN DROUTSOS discovers the lost Seattle soul scene of the Seventies

GUEST WRITER DAN DROUTSOS discovers the lost Seattle soul scene of the Seventies

...by Sir Mix-a-Lot, appearances are also made by Quincy Jones, Kenny G (jumpsuit and all), and members...

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE JAZZ QUESTIONNAIRE: Rodger Fox

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE JAZZ QUESTIONNAIRE: Rodger Fox

...jazz thing was for you? 1971 when I joined Quincy Converse – and played this music for a...

ARETHA FRANKLIN, THE QUEEN OF SOUL: Oh, how the mighty have risen

ARETHA FRANKLIN, THE QUEEN OF SOUL: Oh, how the mighty have risen

...She did a grand tour of producers such as Quincy Jones, Lamont Dozier and Curtis Mayfield, but...

THE ELSEWHERE SONGWRITER QUESTIONNAIRE: APRA Silver Scroll winner 2012 Stephanie Brown

THE ELSEWHERE SONGWRITER QUESTIONNAIRE: APRA Silver Scroll winner 2012 Stephanie Brown

...music or musicians you have read is . . . The Quincy Jones autobiography is fascinating, so is the...

10 GOOD ALBUMS IN BAD COVERS: Wash in warm soapy water, dry and play

10 GOOD ALBUMS IN BAD COVERS: Wash in warm soapy water, dry and play

...own band and played with Alice Cooper). But as Quincy Jones memorably observed, you can't shine...