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PAY ATTENTION To That Man Behind the Curtain!

Posted on by Mike Quinn
Jim Anderson

Woody Allen, though a professed jazz hound and player of sorts, is primarily known for his film making. And as any cineaste can tell you, one of the aspects of his craft Woody pays closest attention to, in addition to … Read More


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Back In Bahia With Gilberto Gil…Way More Than Tropicalia

Posted on by Mike Quinn
Gilberto Gil in performance

More than Milton Nascimento, more than Gal Costa, more than Caetano Veloso, more than any other Brazilian artist of 35 years ago, Gilberto Gil had the power to lure me into the intoxicating vortex of Brazilian rhythms, textures and words … Read More


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You Say Conga, I Say Patato

Posted on by Mike Quinn
Carlos Patato Valdes

In Who Wants to Be a Millionaire–The Latin Jazz Version, one question might stump even the most ardent follower of the music. Ready? For a cool million dollars: Cuban conguero Carlos “Patato” Valdés is famed for which of the following? … Read More


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Record Review: Robert Wyatt, “For the Ghosts Within”

Posted on by Mike Quinn
Wyatt/Atzmon/Stephen, For The Ghosts Within

I still vividly remember my very first rock concert. The Houston Music Hall, mid February, 1968. I paid about four bucks to see Jimi Hendrix on the Houston stop of his first US tour. There were several opening acts, among … Read More


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Blue Note 45rpm LPs: An Amazing Spin!

Posted on by Mike Quinn
Elvin Jones "Puttin' It Together", A Music Matters Reissue

As nice as they were, the now decade-old RVG CD editions of the Blue Note catalog have been blown out of the water. Two companies dedicated to reissuing great music in state-of-the-art vinyl have, for the last few years, been … Read More


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