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soultrain haiku

one ride.

one-way ticket.

got jazz. got sax. did Coltrane.

got Blues.       fight blues.

Poetry

Five Albums that Changed my Life

You often hear people claim that so-and-so record changed their life. It’s not an entirely hyperbolic statement. I sincerely believe that art can have that kind of affect. 846 more words

Music

A Love Supreme

I’ve yet to find
a painting, a print, a poem, or prose
that can describe the
emotional, maudlin, arousing,
carousing,
super-charged,
sentimental,
effusive
feelings jazz pours… 132 more words

Poem

Chicago Artist of the Month: Ari Brown 

I mentioned in a blog post late last year that I wanted to get more Chicago centric on this blog. After all my slogan is “All things Jazz in Chicago” and I live, study, and play here so my blog should reflect that. 255 more words

Jazz