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Saturday Afternoon Vibes

There’s already a traffic issue heading up to Wyoming to get in line with the other 600 thousand or so for the eclipse, so we heard on the radio.   77 more words


Riding that Soul Trane

Sound Escapades from the indomitable Pan African Space Station.


warm breezy

You remind me of
Warm, rainy days
With nothing else to do
But lie next to my open window
And listen to the rain fall… 126 more words


Coltrane e la non-influenza

È il 18 luglio 2017 al momento della scrittura di questo breve intervento, quindi i posteri sappiano che ieri era il cinquantesimo anniversario della morte di Coltrane. 851 more words


Caffeine and Coltrane

Sunday morning. 6:00. Why am I up at this hour? I closed the bar and left five hours earlier, and didn’t get home until 1:30. I couldn’t get to sleep until 2:30. 2,034 more words

Films: John Coltrane Lite


“Chasing Trane,” a documentary film by John Scheinfeld.

“Trane is now a scope of feeling. A more fixed traveler, whose wildest onslaughts are gorgeous artifacts not even deaf people should miss.” — Amiri Baraka, poet, jazz critic, and activist… 1,287 more words

Black Liberation

Denys Baptiste Quartet – The Late Trane, 2 June 2017

Denys Baptiste – tenor saxophone
Nikki Yeoh – piano
Gary Crosby – bass
Rod Youngs – drums

Even fifty years after his death, the John Coltrane legacy looms over jazz—and although his influence has become more diffuse over time, the original recordings have retained their utterly remarkable, startling impact. 576 more words