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rok I'm not always posting "noise" did you check out the Oscar Peterson Count Basie discussion about Art Tatum. They also play a little piano on it :) Surly old rok........I did miss you when you took a few weeks off.BTW I googled SURLY and only a... 
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Received this in the post Friday and played it loud on my gear. Excellent album with excellent personnel Herbie Hancock, Jack De Johnette, Ron Carter, Mike Lawrence (a trumpet player who is never mentioned here) and the great Joe Henderson.  Album... 
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Of course here in the states we have many of these types of "jazz musicians" playing albums with an underlying theme, whatever it may be, and the questions about what genre to call this music still remains and will be debated ad nauseum. I look at... 
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O10 here is another new "London Scene" jazz musician  Shabaka Hutchings a saxophone player and leader of the group " Shabaka and the Ancestors" Shabaka And The Ancestors - The Coming Of The Strange Ones (Visualizer) - YouTube Some of the bicke... 
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O10 Here is another band Nubya Garcia played with before her solo debut Sons Of Kemet - My Queen Is Ada Eastman (Audio) ft. Joshua Idehen - YouTube  
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mary_jo that Desmond Baker track is great. I just picked up a new Chet Baker album titled "Chet is Back". It is a great album with not one "dud" on it. Chet also sings on a couple. Chet Baker - Chet Is Back - Amazon.com Music Amazon BLURB: UK r... 
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Good article on Nubya Garcia and some of the various albums of other artists that she plays on Nubya Garcia: Source Album Review | Pitchfork  
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All fans of Miles Davis' Jack Johnson should get the "Complete Sessions" here: Miles Davis - The Complete Jack Johnson Sessions - Amazon.com Music It is an outstanding box set and well worth the money. 
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rok a few pages back I posted a video of Oscar Peterson and Count Basie playing together and discussing music. One of the topics was Art Tatum. They both are of the opinion that Mr. Tatum intimidated them with his virtuosity. Its a 45 minute video... 
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frogman thanks for the Steve Grossman recommendations. I already have Elvin Jones' Light House (both volumes). I bough them because I love Elvin as a drummer and have many of his albums as a leader.Last time I listened to the Lighthouse discs was ... 
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O10You really discovered something great in Nubya Garcia. I listened to her debut album in its entirety on You Tube this morning and, IMHO, it is a superb debut album of fresh new "jazz" every song has something new to offer. It is, to me, better/... 
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frogman I can dig it can you?Katonah and Zulu Stomp are 2 excellent tunes. I'm gonna have to add some Steve Grossman to my cd collection. 
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O10Great version of Pannonica by Barry Harris. I had never heard that cut. I have had the "Three Wishes" book for quite a long time now but its still in great shape.Sonny Clarke's answer:GirlsGirlsGirls 
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Just received this new Christian McBride Big Band album which was released this past April. It had gone under my radar but the entire album of mostly jazz standards is excellent. Not a bad song in the bunch. Great guitar and Hammond B3 playing by ... 
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I'm rolling with the blues todayJunior Wells:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KxVtC6AUVcHowlin Wolf:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3C4PsXoFslMMuddy Watershttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWZbM3tm60c