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Miles Davis and Great Bassists: The Warner Bros. Years, Remastered

Miles Davis: The Last Word – The Warner Bros. YearsLovers of the Warner Bros. era of jazz trumpeter/composer Miles Davis’ career, which began in the mid-1980s, can delight in a definitive 8-CD box set called The Last Word – The Warner Bros. Years.

The of remastered music covers the Tutu, Amandla and Doo-Bop albums, and the Dingo and Siesta soundtracks. The set also includes a 1986 Miles Davis Octet performance at the Nice Jazz Festival and a 60-page booklet.

Amazing bassists appear throughout the set, including Marcus Miller, Ron Carter, Angus Thomas, Felton Crews, Darryl Jones, Alex Blake, Abraham Laboriel, Benny Rietveld, Tim Drummond and Charles Ables.

The Last Word – The Warner Bros. Years is available on CD and as a digital download (iTunes and Amazon MP3).

The Last Word – The Warner Bros. Years Track List:

Disc 1:

  1. Tutu [2015 Remastered]
  2. Tomaas [2015 Remastered]
  3. Portia [2015 Remastered]
  4. Splatch [2015 Remastered]
  5. Backyard Ritual [2015 Remastered]
  6. Perfect Way [2015 Remastered]
  7. Don’t Lose Your Mind [2015 Remastered]
  8. Full Nelson [2015 Remastered]

Disc 2:

  1. Lost In Madrid Part I [2015 Remastered]
  2. Siesta – Kitt’s Kiss – Lost In Madrid Part II [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  3. Theme For Augustine – Wind – Seduction – Kiss [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  4. Submission [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  5. Lost In Madrid Part III [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  6. Conchita – Lament [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  7. Lost In Madrid Part IV – Rat Dance – The Call [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  8. Claire – Lost In Madrid Part V [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  9. Afterglow [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)
  10. Los Feliz [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Marcus Miller)

Disc 3:

  1. Catembe [2015 Remastered]
  2. Cobra [2015 Remastered]
  3. Big Time [2015 Remastered]
  4. Hannibal [2015 Remastered]
  5. Jo-Jo [2015 Remastered]
  6. Amandla [2015 Remastered]
  7. Jilli [2015 Remastered]
  8. Mr. Pastorius [2015 Remastered]

Disc 4:

  1. Kimberley Trumpet [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  2. The Arrival [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  3. Concert On The Runway [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  4. The Departure [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  5. Dingo Howl [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  6. Letter As Hero [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  7. Trumpet Cleaning [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  8. The Dream [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  9. Paris Walking II [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  10. Paris Walking I [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  11. Kimberly Trumpet In Paris [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  12. The Music Room [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  13. Club Entrance [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)
  14. The Jam Session [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Chuck Findley)
  15. Going Home [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis & Michel LeGrand)
  16. Surprise! [2015 Remastered] (Miles Davis, Michel Legrand, Chuck Findley)

Disc 5:

  1. Mystery [2015 Remastered]
  2. The Doo-Bop Song [2015 Remastered]
  3. Chocolate Chip [2015 Remastered]
  4. High Speed Chase [2015 Remastered]
  5. Blow [2015 Remastered]
  6. Sonya [2015 Remastered]
  7. Fantasy [2015 Remastered]
  8. Duke Booty [2015 Remastered]
  9. Mystery (Reprise) [2015 Remastered]

Disc 6:

  1. Introduction By Claude Nobs And Quincy Jones (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  2. Boplicity (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  3. Introduction To Miles Ahead Medley (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  4. Springsville (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  5. Maids Of Cadiz (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  6. The Duke (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  7. My Ship (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  8. Miles Ahead (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  9. Blues For Pablo (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  10. Introduction To Porgy And Bess Medley (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  11. Orgone (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  12. Gone, Gone Gone (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  13. Summertime (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  14. Here Come De Honey Man (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  15. The Pan Piper (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]
  16. Solea (Live at Montreux) [2015 Remastered]

Disc 7:

  1. In A Silent Way (Live at Indigo Blues Club 12/17/1988, New York, NY 2nd Show) [2015 Remastered]
  2. Intruder (Live at Indigo Blues Club, New York, NY 12/17/1988 2nd Show [2015 Remastered]
  3. New Blues (Live at Greek Theatre 8/14/1988 Los Angeles, CA [2015 Remastered]
  4. Human Nature (Live at Liebenauer Eishalle 11/1/1988 Graz, Austria) [2015 Remastered]
  5. Mr. Pastorius (Live at Le Zenith – Domaine de Grammond 04/12/89 Montpelier, France [2015 Remastered]
  6. Amandla (Live at Pallazo Della Civita ‘The Steps’ Rome, Italy, 07/26/1989 [2015 Remastered]
  7. Wrinkle (Live at Casino De Montreux, Montreux International Festival 07/20/90 Montreux, Switzerland
  8. Tutu (Live at Casino De Montreux 07/20/90 [2015 Remastered]
  9. Full Nelson (Live at Osaka Expo Live Under The Sky Festival,, Tokyo, Japan 08/7/88 [2015 Remastered]
  10. Time After Time (Live at Chicago Theatre – JVC Jazz Festival Chicago, IL 6/9/89 [2015 Remastered]
  11. Hannibal (Live) [2015 Remastered]

Disc 8:

  1. Opening Medley (‘Theme From Jack Johnson’ / ‘Speak’ / That’s What Happened’)( Live at Nice Festival,
  2. New Blues (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  3. The Maze (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  4. Human Nature (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  5. Portia (Live from Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  6. Splatch (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  7. Time After Time (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]
  8. Carnival Time (Live at Nice Festival, France, July 1986) [2015 Remastered]