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An Arbitrary Number of Jazz CDs I Enjoyed This Year

15 jazz CDs from 2010 that were really good Continue reading

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Trombone Shorty and Christian Scott As NBA Superstars

Thanks to a tweet by freeform, I was just hipped to this recent article in the Wall Street Journal by jazz writer Larry Blumenfeld about New Orleans wunderkinds Christian Scott and Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews. It’s well-done, so give it … Continue reading

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Backatown by Trombone Shorty

Backatown, the latest release from New Orleans brass prodigy Trombone Shorty (aka Troy Andrews,) takes the explosive musical milieu of New Orleans to a new level, bringing New Orleans jazz, funk and whatever else goes on down there into a … Continue reading

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6 New Jazz CDs Better Than “Highway Rider”

This week I will be putting the spotlight on 6 recent releases that deserve more pub than “Highway Rider” got back in March. Continue reading

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