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2015 Detroit Jazz Festival, Friday Night

One of my favorite times of the year is the annual Detroit Jazz Festival which happens every Labor Day Weekend.  This year’s edition got off to a fantastic start at the JP Morgan Chase Main Stage at Cadillac Square. 540 more words


Hash's Faves: "Sandu"

This week’s pick is one of my favorite jazz blues tunes, ”Sandu,” written by the majestic trumpeter Clifford Brown, and in this case recorded by the awe-inspiring duo of  446 more words

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Blue Note 75 for 75: Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw's The Eternal Triangle (1987)

Our forty-fourth feature for Blue Note 75 for 75 is a chance to highlight two great trumpeters: Freddie Hubbard and Woody Shaw. When Blue Note re-launched as a label in 1985, steps were taken to bring former roster members back into the fold. 332 more words


Kenny Garrett at Ronnie Scott`s

The billing at Ronnie Scott`s did say that there ought to be a `storm warning` for the Kenny Garrett Quintet. All I can say is wow, wow ,wow! 380 more words


Miles Davis on Arsenio Hall Show 1989 - interview

Miles Davis – the greatest jazz trumpet player that has ever lived –  appears on this video made on the Arsenio Hall (visibly nervous) show in June 1989. 33 more words


Kenny Garrett: Jazz in Marciac

Kenny Garrett is considered to be one of the greatest saxophone players of recent years. He was Miles Davis‘ last partner on saxophone. Influenced by… 44 more words