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.
Track Selection 1 Russian Lullaby . . . Track selection 2: I Want to Talk About You ( Billy Eckstein) . . . This Esquire is one the best pressings I have ever heard, however a small scuff around a minute … Continue reading →
Track Selection: “A Minor Sax” (4:07) > Artists Sonny Stitt (as, ts) Barry Harris (p) William Austin (b) Frank Gant (d) Recorded in Chicago ; August 1st, 1958 Music I’ll leave it to the authoritative All Music to talk the talk: “Sonny … Continue reading →