Adventures in collecting "modern jazz": the classical music of America from the Fifties and Sixties, on original vinyl, on a budget, from England. And writing about it, since 2011. 100% coronavirus-free content.
Selection: The Lion and the Wolff (tk.17) No need to guess the dedication, Alfred and Francis, but it took a lot of takes to get it right, take seventeen. Who’s counting, the boss is paying. Artists: Lee Morgan (trumpet) Jackie … Continue reading →
UPDATE January 27th, 2016 – Final Collectors Guide to Contemporary Records posted on the permanent pages of LJC, many revisions, corrections, expanded . UPDATE: Monday January 18, 2016 – more red and blue madness. And mystery unravelling. This time it’s the … Continue reading →
SUNDAY UPDATE: Guide to Contemporary 3500 series back covers now added to permanent pages for Guide to the Contemporary Records label. (If you are able to provide better picture of original back cover with coloured text and frame, all contributions … Continue reading →