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John Coltrane- Meditations

After A Love Supreme, Meditations, recorded fifty years ago today, may be the most spiritual album Coltrane ever made as the song titles – “The Father and the Son and the Holy Ghost,” “Compassion,” and “Love,” among others – make clear, but you would not need those song titles to understand the ineffable yearning present throughout the record. 598 more words


Gary Bartz - Another Earth (1969)

Gary Bartz: alto sax
Pharoah Sanders: tenor sax (track 1)
Charles Tolliver: trumpet (track 1)
Stanley Cowell: piano
Reggie Workman: bass
Freddie Waits: drums

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Free Jazz

"Pharoah Sanders in the Cleaning Lady's Bedroom" - Poetry by Manisha Anjali

From our Fall 2015 issueManisha Anjali‘s poem “Pharoah Sanders in the Cleaning Lady’s Bedroom” is as jazzy & intoxicating as the musician it’s named after. 215 more words


Morning Tala -- Pharoah Sanders and Graham Haynes

I’ll pretty much be fascinated by anything of Pharoah Sanders.


Twilight Music: Bardo Pond "The Creator Has A Master Plan" (2013)

A few years ago, Philadelphia-based psych-rock veterans Bardo Pond released a handful of twelve-inch singles for (ugh) Record Store Day. This song, a fantastic, epic cover of a… 39 more words

Twilight Music

Pharoah & The Underground - Spiral Mercury (2014)

Pharoah Sanders: tenor sax, voice
Rob Mazurek: cornet, electronics, flute, voice
Chad Taylor: drums, mbira
Matthew Lux: bass
Mauricio Takara: cavaquinho, percussion, electronics
Guilherme Granado: synths, samplers, percussion, voice… 19 more words

Avant-Garde Jazz