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Blue Note 75 for 75: Kenny Dorham's Una Mas (1963)

Our twenty-ninth feature for Blue Note 75 for 75 is a personal favorite: Kenny Dorham’s Una Mas. Dig the exuberance of the title track, a stunningly funky and gracious bossa-nova number that grooves like a mofo: 192 more words

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Blue Note 75 for 75: Sonny Clark's Cool Struttin' (1958)

Our twenty-eighth feature for Blue Note 75 for 75 is Sonny Clark’s timeless masterpiece, Cool Struttin’:

What a magnificent tune: coolly hip and catchy with great soloing by everyone (ie. 180 more words

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Beware of the Customers

My friend Jackie McLean is a fellow writer, who also used to run a pet shop. She had told me plenty of hilarious anecdotes about her workplace, so when we decided to do a blog swap (my question and answer post will appear on… 913 more words

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MATI AND THE MUSIC [PART TWO]

This article is the second part of a feature on the album covers of artist Mati Klarwein.

The first part is entitled More Than Abraxas… 1,332 more words

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JACKIE MCLEAN QUINTET - HIPNOSIS

Jackie McLean Grachan Moncur III Lamont Johnson Scott Holt Billy Higgins

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