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Album Of The Week — Workin'

Miles Davis: Workin’ With The Miles Davis Quintet

The Songs:

  1. It Never Entered My Mind
  2. Four
  3. In Your Own Sweet Way
  4. The Theme
  5. Trane’s Blues…
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Organising for Edgeless Silence

‘How do you think it’s going?’

I asked my friend in between sets at a late night Fitzroy gig years ago. He leaned over his guitar with a thoughtful look on his face. 700 more words

Stardust (Blue In Green)

Archetypal love
Beauty’s epitome
Pillars of thoughts, long stood in truth
Testaments of divinity when I envisage you with me

With clarity I see you… 67 more words


No Strings - No Strings

Artist: No Strings
title: No Strings
keywords: jazz, pop, folk, old-tine, song standards
reviewers: a lovely audience, the Marlene Dietrich look-a-like & a narrator.

Welcome, welcome at the yeah I know it sucks cabaret, welcome! 704 more words


The Heart of the Blues

Themes in “Sonny’s Blues” by James Baldwin

“Sonny’s Blues” is a short story about two brothers in Harlem, New York, who are torn apart and finally reunited by jazz. 925 more words


Stan Getz, "Tenderly" (1952)

Recorded November, 1952, New York City. Stan Getz (tenor sax), Johnny Smith (guitar), Bob Carter (bass), Morey Feld (drums)


Album of the week: Wes Montgomery "Smokin At The Half Note"

Throughout my years listening to Jazz music, guitar heavy albums were something I didn’t listen to  much. Slowly, but surely that has begun to change. Today’s artist is one of the reasons why. 795 more words