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"Grand Encounter" (1968) John Lewis - Bill Perkins

Artist – AEP 1012



The label credits Bill Perkins (Tenor Saxophone) and John Lewis (Piano). However, the cover shows Jim Hall (Guitar), Percy Heath (Bass) and Chico Hamilton (Drums). 45 more words

Music Collection

Take a tour of the many cars Jay Leno is restoring

Unlike many car collections, Jay Leno’s famous garage is also an active restoration shop where his many pet projects come to life.

Automotive wizards, including Jim Hall and Bernard Juchli, turn Jay’s crazy ideas into reality. 59 more words

Cars And Car Design

Album of the Week: The Bridge - Sonny Rollins

By the late 1950s, Sonny Rollins was considered one of the best jazz saxophonist’s around. He had great success with wonderful albums such as Saxophone Colossus, Way Out West… 212 more words


Jazz fest: Nels Cline and Julian Lage are of one mind

Nels Cline was on assignment as he spoke from his New York base two weeks ago. With his endless discography as a bandleader and collaborator, this wasn’t unusual. 938 more words


Jazz fest: Nels Cline — the complete conversation

Guitar wizard Nels Cline has performed with everyone from Wilco to Charlie Haden; one of his most recent collaborators is 27-year-old jazz guitarist Julian Lage… 6,357 more words


A Little Night Jazz

Seems that we’ve been losing way too many of the jazz greats recently, and I’m afraid it supports the idea – in the saddest way – that some of the best of jazz was recorded back in the 1950s and 1960s. 710 more words