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One Of The Best Things Ever Written About Jazz Writing

A 2,799 word article from 1983 details the “marginal” business of journalism with humor and despair.


4 Days After Murders, Musical Mourners Improvise A Tribute

Every Sunday at Seattle’s Cafe Racer, musicians gather for a session of experimental music. But after four people ...


Five DC Jazz Festival Artists Actually From The Washington, D.C. Area

An annual jazz festival brings great musicians to the nation’s capital. But here are five great musicians who ...


Around The Jazz Internet: June 1, 2012

Jerry Gonzalez, the late Pete Cosey, anecdotes of a trad-jazz band and your brain on the Internet.