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Nine Sinatras In A Sack

Here’s my favourite Mingus LP and so, by definition, near enough my favourite jazz LP, Blues & Roots.  Prior to Mingus cutting this album in 1959 some crazy fools sniped that he didn’t swing enough (I mean this is… 1,104 more words

Record Collecting

Top 20 Essential Jazz Records

I’m an avid listener of jazz; I have been for a long time, now. The genre was a big part of my childhood, thanks to my parents fostering my knowledge and choices. 167 more words

Articles & Reviews


“Moanin,'” written by Bobby Timmons, performed by Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers. Art Blakey (drums), Lee Morgan (trumpet), Benny Golson (tenor sax), Bobby Timmons (piano), and  48 more words