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Jackie McLean's Destination... Out!

The alto-saxophonist’s recording for Blue Note documents the tensions inherent in 1960s jazz

On this day in 1963, Jackie McLean stepped into Rudy Van Gelder… 424 more words

20th Century


Pressing: HMV CLP 1532, mono, 1961, UK first pressing

On the case
Art Blakey drums the way a hound licks its lips before an ice-cream. The… 452 more words


We're all project managers now! The benefits of work shadowing in Surrey

Blog contributed by Jackie McLean – Senior PA and Office Manager, Surrey County Council

In my current role I have only ever really worked on projects that have delivered an event, or been tasked with organising meetings etc. 477 more words

Surrey County Council

Heavy Rotation - (on the stereo…) February 27, 2016

This month’s disparate binge listening, a brief list without individual reviews this time. Every one an excellent listen in their respective genres.

Most are readily available (check the included links for various formats and sound samples) except for Chick Corea’s… 721 more words

David Bowie

Jackie McLean: A Fickle Sonance (1961) Blue Note/Toshiba (LNJ series) Test Pressing

Selection: A Fickle Sonance (Mclean)



Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1961… 973 more words

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