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How do we, as listeners, compare albums? We do it all the time, of course – but what criteria are we actually using? Often, our decision is based on extremely subjective preferences, preferences that are usually pretty hard to communicate to others. 2,359 more words
FRANK FOSTER-THE LOUD MINORITY.
During a long and illustrious career that lasted over fifty years, Frank Foster played alongside everyone from Count Basie, Donald Byrd, Thelonious Monk, Kenny Burrell, Milt Jackson, Duke Pearson, Elvin Jones and Elmo Hope. 2,665 more words
Hip-Hop, huh? That music where they steal other peoples songs and rap about guns and drugs and bitches, yeah? Well, technically yes to the first part, and sort of, to the last part. 2,278 more words