Jazz fusion or jazz rock, is a musical fusion genre that developed in the late 1960s from a mixture of elements of jazz such as its focus on improvisation with the rhythms and grooves of rock and blues and the beats and heavily amplified electric instruments and electronic effects of rock. While the term jazz rock is often used as a synonym for jazz fusion, it also refers to the music performed by late 1960s and 1970s-era rock bands when they added jazz elements to their music such as free-form improvisation.
During the late 1960s, at the same time that jazz musicians were experimenting with rock rhythms and electric instruments, rock groups such as Cream and the Grateful Dead were beginning to incorporate elements of jazz into their music. Other groups such as Blood, Sweat and Tears directly borrowed harmonic, melodic, rhythmic and instrumentational elements from the jazz tradition.
|Blue Sun (Denmark)||Ginger Baker (United Kingdom)||Ginger Baker & Friends (United Kingdom)||Ginger Baker Trio (United States)||Ginger Baker's African Force (United Kingdom)||Ginger Baker's Airforce (United Kingdom)||Ginger Baker's Band (United Kingdom)||Jeff Beck (United Kingdom)||Jeff Beck Group (United Kingdom)|
|Ansou Mana Bangoura||Barry Brown-Sharpe||Bart Johnson||Bill Brown||Bill Bruford||Bob Brady||Boz Burrell||Brian Beauchamp||Brian Belshaw||Bud Beadle||Carsten Bohn||Chris Bostock||Chris Butler||Christian Burchard||Colin Bass||Cotch Blackmon||Dan K. Brown||Daniel van Bergen||Dave Bristow||David Brown||Dharmawan Bradbridge||Dirk Bogaert||Doug Brockie||Douglas Blake||Elkie Brooks||Esther Burgi||Fred Barley||Fred Thelonious Baker||Gary Boyle||Gaylord Birch||Geoff Britton||Geoff Brown||George Brown||George Butler||Gerhard Egmont "Öcki" Brevern||Gerry Brown||Ginger Baker||Graham Bond||Greg Bowen||Hanuš Berka||Harold Beckett||Harry Beckett||Helmut Binzer||Herbert Bornholdt||Hermann Breuer||Ingo Bischof||Jack Bruce||Jay Brown||Jeff Beck||Jennifer Batten||Joel Badie||John Barry||John Bedson||Johny Britten||Jules Broussard||Keith Bailey||Keith Bailey||Kenny Beveridge||Klaus Briest||Louie Broussard||Maurice Bataille||Mickey Barker||Mike Brooks||Mike Burney||Mireille Bauer||Otto Bezloja||Peter Bischof||Peter Brotzmann||Rainer Brüninghaus||Randall Bramblett||Rein van den Broek||Richard Bailey||Richard Baker||Richard Burgess||Roman Bunka||Roy Babbington||Ruud van Buuren||Søren Berggren||Stefan Borum||Steve Brendall||Terry Bozzio||Terry Brace||Thomas Bettermann||Tim Belbe||Tim Blake||Tommie Bradford||Torben Bruun||Wandana Bruce||Wilbur Bascomb||Wolfgang Brock||Ziska Baum|
© Boar 2011 - 2017