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Author of Funny Valentine, an acclaimed new biography of the jazz trumpet player and singer, Chet Baker.
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Kind of Jazz - Items filtered by date: July 2017
The music here shows very clearly the pair's interactive style and they make difficult music sound easy with a sense of genuine enjoyment.
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Saturday, 29 July 2017 07:24

Trish Clowes - My Iris

There is something new and exciting happening in the world of contemporary jazz emanating from the UK.
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Friday, 21 July 2017 23:37

Antonio Adolfo - Viralata

Classic Latin Jazz album from 1979, re-released on Far Our Recordings.
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Coltrane's Atlantic Years in Mono on pristine vinyl; amazing sound, but sadly missing three key albums.
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Binker and Moses prove that one plus one can equal more than two.
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Parker’s Passion, revisited after six decades.
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 A very interesting and intriguing CD.
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Monday, 10 July 2017 16:58

Miles Mosley – Uprising

Kamasi Washington and Kendrick Lamar sideman impresses on his solo debut.
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Thursday, 06 July 2017 14:38

Denys Baptiste - The Late Trane

Baptiste re-imagines late Coltrane to great effect.
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Tuesday, 04 July 2017 02:42

Andrew McCormack - Graviton

Rising pianist gets cosmic with a stellar ensemble.
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