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After Enlightenment, the Jazz

It’s been an interesting few days musically speaking, JazzBabies, what with Bob Dylan winning a Nobel prize and a symphony concert that rang a Santana bell and…but wait, I’m getting ahead of myself. 971 more words


Climate change could cross key threshold in a decade: scientists

OXFORD, England (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The planet could pass a key target on world temperature rise in about a decade, prompting accelerating loss of glaciers, steep declines in water availability, worsening land conflicts and deepening poverty, scientists said this week. 294 more words

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Jazz Samba - Bill Evans & Jim Hall

A couple of weeks ago I posted an item about a classic recording of On Green Dolphin Street featuring the great pianist Bill Evans. At the weekend I was listening to some CDs from my collection and thought I’d post a track from one of them, an album called… 115 more words



Sonny Rollins’ comeback after a 3-year period of unexpected retirement. This is one of those records we need to listen at least once in a lifetime (I don’t think that’s possible after the first time). 35 more words


New Jim Hall & Herb Ellis Transcriptions

Over the last few weeks I’ve been listening to a lot of Jim Hall.  I’ve just added a Jim Hall page to the website’s motley collection of transcriptions.  37 more words

Lebanon Mega Con report and FCBD

Last weekend I attended my very first ever comic show in the state of Missouri…and had a blast. Like many shows, the time went by way too fast. 425 more words