Listen to Wendell Harrison and Phil Ranelin interview on WPFW

Tribe founders Wendell Harrison and Phil Ranelin were interviewed on WPFW 89.3FM in Washington DC.  The interview was in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the first Tribe album, “Vibes From the Tribe.”  Listen to the interview here

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Posted by on June 27, 2012 in Uncategorized


Wendell Harrison Swing Ensemble appearing at John D Bistro, Ferndale, MI

Tuesday, May 1st, 8:30pm: Wendell Harrison presents his popular Swing Ensemble at John D Bistro.  The show kicks off a series of weekly appearances at the new restaurant, located at 22726 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, MI 48220.
Hear samples of the Wendell Harrison Swing Ensemble.
Learn more about John D Bistro.

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Posted by on April 12, 2012 in Uncategorized


Listen to Wendell Harrison on WDET’s “The Craig Fahle Show”

Wendell Harrison appeared on WDET 101.9FM during a segment of “The Craig Fahle Show”. The Detroit jazz legend discusses his early days, and talks about his latest release, It’s About Damn Time.

Listen here

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Posted by on January 3, 2012 in Uncategorized


Upcoming show: Wendell Harrison performing in Dearborn, MI, December 8, 2011

Wendell Harrison will perform at the Arab American National Museum on Thursday, December 8, 2011.  The show starts at 7:30pm.  Tickets are $10.  The show is part of Wendell’s performances in support of his new album, IT’S ABOUT DAMN TIME.   The backup band includes Jim Simonson, bass; John Arnold, guitar; Djallo Djakate, drums; Dan Schmatz, percussion; and Amp Fiddler, keyboard and vocals.

You can buy tickets for this event here.

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Posted by on November 30, 2011 in Uncategorized


Wendell Harrison’s new album is “Exhilarating”, writes David Whiteis of JazzTimes

Wendell Harrison, who turns 69 in October, has obviously retained a young man’s sense of exploration and adventure, even as his muse has been enriched by wisdom and experience.

Read David Whiteis’ review of It’s About Damn Time in this months’ JazzTimes magazine, or click here.

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Posted by on October 24, 2011 in Uncategorized


It’s About Damn Time available on CD Baby and eBay

Visit our pages on CD Baby or eBay to order your copy of Wendell Harrison’s new album, It’s About Damn Time.  The album is a 400 pressing limited-edition, hand-numbered vinyl with a CD copy included.  Don’t Miss out.  Order today!

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Posted by on October 16, 2011 in Uncategorized


Video: Wendell Harrison performs “Urban Expressions” with Don Was

Wendell Harrison performed “Urban Expressions” to a packed house at the Concert of Colors festival, July 16, 2011. Wendell performed as part of Don Was’ Detroit All-Star Revue.

See this and more videos produced by Don Was at My Damn Channel:

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Posted by on October 16, 2011 in Uncategorized