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Willis Jackson > Single Action

January 27th, 2008

Willis Jackson
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Hank Jones > Groovin’ High

December 29th, 2007

Hank Jones > Groovin' High
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Jaki Byard > Family Man

December 27th, 2007

Jaki Byard
The CD reissue from 2000

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Hank Jones > Bop Redux

December 26th, 2007

Hank Jones > 'Bop Redux
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Hank Jones.

May 20th, 2006

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Jason Plapp (co-creator of Bradwurst, “the only character who’s ass you can see from all directions”) asked me about some jazz he could check out. I assume because I started my career as a jazz record producer. So Jason’s giving me inspiration to search out and post some of my favorite jazz tracks. There won’t be any other rhyme or reason other than that I like them, but maybe they’ll be useful pointers. And I’ll link to Wikipedia biographies to help guide whatever sketches I put up.

Hank Jones is one of the great journeymen of his (and our) time. He comes from Detroit, made his name as a bebopper in the 40s, and settled in as one of the most versatile stylists of any era, equally comfortable in music popular before and after his coming of age. His brothers Elvin (from John Coltrane’s great quartet) and Thad (Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band) also [Read more…]