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As Autumn Leaves Begin to Fall …

Eugene Chadbourne gets out his [t]rusty rake (1985). [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iykgxq0v_Lo[/youtube]   The Doctor is visiting Europe in March 2013, but so far no dates in the UK. ….????   http://www.eugenechadbourne.com/

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October 17, 2012   Posted in: Memories  Comments Closed

Lol Coxhill RIP

Jazzwise

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July 10, 2012   Posted in: Memories, News  Comments Closed

RIP Joe Lee Wilson 1935 – 2011

The Guardian has published an Obituary of Joe Lee Wilson. Dave Hatfield writes: One evening in 1991, the phone rang and it was Ron Burnett, musician, writer and all-round jazz aficionado. Brighton based drummer Dave Wickins had put together some dates for a quartet featuring pianist Kirk Lightsey together with Joe Lee Wilson. Their date [...]

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July 20, 2011  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Memories, News  Comments Closed

Captain Beefheart

Don Van Vliet January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010 [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2ZMOKLsiuY&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] R.I.P.

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December 17, 2010   Posted in: Memories  Comments Closed

The Army Dances

The musicians aren’t from Kneller Hall, nor I suspect did the dancers do their basic training at Pirbright. Nonetheless the Afghan National Army dances, and how: BBC film courtesy of Adam Curtis whose blog Kabul City Number One reaches parts of the BBC Archive we didn’t know existed. For a history of rock music in [...]

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August 30, 2010  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Memories, Post  Comments Closed