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: Joanne’s Green Satin Dress Artists David Murray (tenor saxophone) Olu Dara (trumpet) Fred Hopkins (bass) Phillip Wilson (drums). Recorded in concert at Ladies’ Fort, NYC, June 26, 1976. Music I confess I am not big on the ’70’s … Continue reading →
Selection: Heart to Heart Artists David Murray (ts), John Hicks (p), Ray Drummond (b), Ralph Peterson Junior (d) recorded March 1, 1986 at Charlie’s Tap, Boston. Music: Once again flirting with the free-tendency, but nowhere near as “free” as I … Continue reading →