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Why Jazz Fans Shouldn’t Be So Quick To Dismiss Pop Music

I belong to a Facebook group called “Jam Of The Week.” Each week, the group’s founder, a wonderful Portland ...


Behind The Beat: This, We Agree, Was The First-Ever Recorded Rock And Roll Song

What was the first recorded rock and roll song? Before we can answer that question, we have to ...


I’ve Seen The Future Of Jazz, And It’s In Good Hands

Like many jazz musicians, I spend a considerable amount of time teaching young people about the music. In ...


How An Argument Fueled Miles Davis’ Celebrated 1964 Live Album

I vividly remember the first time I heard the Miles Davis album “The Complete Concert 1964: My Funny ...