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Duke Turns It On

Not quite three years ago, one of the pillars of my youthful appreciation of instrumental music passed away. That pillar was George Duke, the keyboard player and producer extraordinaire.  649 more words


Feast of Saint Valentine

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove: 716 more words


Byrd Over Staten

The time has come and the mighty Shaolin Jazz has dropped their Wu-Tang tribute to the great Donald Byrd. Shaolin Jazz consists of Gerald Watson and DJ 2-Tone Jones, and these guys put effort into each track and project. 29 more words