A report on Herbie Mann

Mann c. 1980
Herbie Mann and Will Lee (1975)

American jazz flute player and important early practitioner of world music.

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Mann c. 1980

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Embryo Record label from Push Push

Embryo Records

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Embryo Record label from Push Push

Embryo Records was a jazz and rock record label founded by Herbie Mann as a division of Atlantic Records, itself distributed by the Atlantic subsidiary Cotillion Records.

Atlantic Records

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American record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegun and Herb Abramson.

American record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegun and Herb Abramson.

Atlantic Records logo from its inception in 1947 to 1966 (it was still used on 7" single releases), used again from 1979 to 1981 and 2004 to 2015.
Atlantic logo used from 1966 to 2005. It was revived in 2015.
"Weird Al" Yankovic edits Atlantic Records' Wikipedia page to read "YOU SUCK!" in the music video for the song "White & Nerdy"

Nesuhi became head of artists and repertoire (A&R), led the label's jazz division, and built a roster that included Shorty Rogers, Jimmy Giuffre, Herbie Mann, Les McCann, Charles Mingus, and John Coltrane.

Memphis Underground

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Memphis Underground is a 1969 album by jazz flutist Herbie Mann, that fuses the genres of jazz and rhythm and blues (R&B).

Push Push (album)

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Push Push is a 1971 instrumental album by jazz flutist Herbie Mann, on his Embryo Records label with Atlantic, which features rock guitarist Duane Allman.

Late-1970s/early 1980s logo

Cotillion Records

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Subsidiary of Atlantic Records and was active from 1968 through 1985.

Subsidiary of Atlantic Records and was active from 1968 through 1985.

Late-1970s/early 1980s logo

Herbie Mann recorded for them, and had his own record label subsidiary there, Embryo Records, in the 1970s.

Sonny Sharrock

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American jazz guitarist.

American jazz guitarist.

He made several appearances with flautist Herbie Mann, and an uncredited appearance on Miles Davis's A Tribute to Jack Johnson.

Purdie shuffle variants.

Bernard Purdie

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American drummer, and an influential R&B, soul and funk musician.

American drummer, and an influential R&B, soul and funk musician.

Purdie shuffle variants.
Purdie shuffle variant.

Herbie Mann – Our Mann Flute (Atlantic, 1966)

Stereolab performing at the London Pitchfork Festival in 2021

Stereolab

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Anglo-French avant-pop band formed in London in 1990.

Anglo-French avant-pop band formed in London in 1990.

Stereolab performing at the London Pitchfork Festival in 2021
The band's "Cliff" logo appeared in early releases. It was taken from the 1970 comic strip "Der Tödliche Finger" by Anton Holtz Portmann.
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Stereolab were credited for reviving the use of vintage analogue instruments.

The band worked with Herbie Mann on the song "One Note Samba/Surfboard" for the 1998 AIDS-Benefit album, Red Hot + Rio, produced by the Red Hot Organization.

Flautista!

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Flautista! (subtitled Herbie Mann Plays Afro Cuban Jazz) is a live album by American jazz flautist Herbie Mann recorded in 1959 for the Verve label.

The Village Gate Sign still adorns the corner of Thompson and Bleecker Streets.

Village Gate

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Nightclub at the corner of Thompson and Bleecker Streets in Greenwich Village, New York.

Nightclub at the corner of Thompson and Bleecker Streets in Greenwich Village, New York.

The Village Gate Sign still adorns the corner of Thompson and Bleecker Streets.

Throughout its 38 years, the Village Gate featured such musicians as John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins, Duke Ellington, Jimi Hendrix, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Evans, Dave Brubeck, Charles Mingus, Sonny Rollins, Dexter Gordon, Art Blakey, Woody Shaw, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Vasant Rai, Nina Simone, Herbie Mann, Woody Allen, Patti Smith, Velvet Underground, Edgard Varèse, and Aretha Franklin, who made her first New York appearance there.