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Kind of Jazz - Items filtered by date: August 2019
Saturday, 31 August 2019 23:03

Stan Getz – Getz At The Gate

Superb Getz live recording from 1961, just before the bossa nova years.
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Fifty years fade fast.
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The Change imports virtuoso collaboration.
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Modular moves cut with spiritual grooves.
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Monday, 19 August 2019 03:06

Barb Jungr - Bob, Brel and Me

Barb delivers her finest album to date.
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Saturday, 17 August 2019 20:33

Shalosh - Onwards And Upwards

Bad Plus wannabes draw on multiple sources, and largely succeed.
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Friday, 16 August 2019 22:23

Miles Davis - Rubberband

Rubberband man.
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Sunday, 11 August 2019 07:38

Fiona Ross - Fierce and Non-Compliant

Who wants to be like the rest? Be Fierce and Non-Compliant.
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Cosmic skills from Spirit Fingers.
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Sunday, 04 August 2019 02:43

Wendy Kirkland - The Music’s On Me

Pianist, singer and composer, Wendy Kirkland, impresses on her sophomore album.
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