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Articles by Chris May

  1. I Hear the Sound Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra
    I Hear the Sound
    2013-11-01 | 4,642 page views
  2. His Life, His Music Le Grand Kalle
    His Life, His Music
    2013-10-30 | 3,309 page views
  3. Legendary Concerts Miles Davis
    Legendary Concerts
    2013-10-27 | 3,526 page views
  4. North Sea Jazz Legendary Concerts Dexter Gordon
    North Sea Jazz Legendary Concerts
    2013-10-25 | 3,799 page views
  5. Frames Brian Haas / Matt Chamberlain
    Frames
    2013-10-07 | 2,767 page views
  6. Saturday Morning Ahmad Jamal
    Saturday Morning
    2013-09-16 | 5,318 page views
  7. The Road to Jajouka Ornette Coleman / Bachir Attar / The Master Musicians of Jajouka
    The Road to Jajouka
    2013-09-03 | 4,434 page views
  8. Sketches of Ethiopia Mulatu Astatke
    Sketches of Ethiopia
    2013-09-01 | 5,267 page views
  9. Enchanted Sun Rotem Sivan
    Enchanted Sun
    2013-08-23 | 2,426 page views
  10. My True Story Aaron Neville
    My True Story
    2013-01-14 | 5,364 page views
  11. Distilled Live Stuart McCallum
    Distilled Live
    2012-12-19 | 2,666 page views
  12. TigerFace Marco Benevento
    TigerFace
    2012-09-05 | 9,421 page views
  13. In His Good Time Chris McGregor
    In His Good Time
    2012-07-30 | 4,181 page views
  14. Mose Fan Fan: Musicatelama Mose Fan Fan
    Mose Fan Fan: Musicatelama
    2012-07-06 | 3,643 page views
  15. Push Traeben
    Push
    2012-07-02 | 3,087 page views
  16. Ray Charles: The Complete ABC Recordings 1959-1961 Ray Charles
    Ray Charles: The Complete ABC Recordings 1959-1961
    2012-07-02 | 6,192 page views
  17. Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Spirits Up Above - The Atlantic Years 1965-1976 Rahsaan Roland Kirk
    Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Spirits Up Above - The Atlantic Years 1965-1976
    2012-06-14 | 5,994 page views
  18. Christian Scott: aTunde Adjuah Christian Scott
    Christian Scott: aTunde Adjuah
    2012-06-11 | 22,787 page views
  19. John Taylor: Giulia's Thursdays John Taylor
    John Taylor: Giulia's Thursdays
    2012-06-05 | 5,407 page views
  20. Astor Piazzolla and Manos Hadjidakis: L'Ultime Concert Astor Piazzolla
    Astor Piazzolla and Manos Hadjidakis: L'Ultime Concert
    2012-05-24 | 3,823 page views
  21. Dave Stapleton: Flight Dave Stapleton
    Dave Stapleton: Flight
    2012-05-01 | 5,926 page views
  22. Oriole: Every New Day Oriole
    Oriole: Every New Day
    2012-04-24 | 3,985 page views
  23. Jack Davies Big Band: The Jack Davies Big Band Jack Davies
    Jack Davies Big Band: The Jack Davies Big Band
    2012-04-23 | 3,770 page views
  24. Indigo Kid: Indigo Kid Indigo Kid
    Indigo Kid: Indigo Kid
    2012-04-18 | 7,430 page views
  25. Alex Hutton Trio: Legentis Alex Hutton
    Alex Hutton Trio: Legentis
    2012-04-12 | 4,134 page views
  26. Various Artists: The Leopard Lounge Box Set Various Artists
    Various Artists: The Leopard Lounge Box Set
    2012-04-06 | 6,870 page views
  27. Nino Rota: Collector Nino Rota Nino Rota
    Nino Rota: Collector Nino Rota
    2012-04-03 | 3,645 page views
  28. Eric Bibb: Deeper In The Well Eric Bibb
    Eric Bibb: Deeper In The Well
    2012-03-02 | 7,112 page views
  29. Louis Armstrong: Satchmo - Ambassador of Jazz Louis Armstrong
    Louis Armstrong: Satchmo - Ambassador of Jazz
    2012-02-28 | 7,850 page views
  30. George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection George Duke
    George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection
    2012-02-27 | 6,200 page views
  31. Chico Buarque: Chico - The Definitive Collection 1970 - 1984 Chico Buarque
    Chico Buarque: Chico - The Definitive Collection 1970 - 1984
    2012-02-23 | 5,447 page views
  32. Meeco: Beauty of the Night Meeco
    Meeco: Beauty of the Night
    2012-02-17 | 4,778 page views
  33. Ahmad Jamal: Blue Moon Ahmad Jamal
    Ahmad Jamal: Blue Moon
    2012-01-31 | 12,296 page views
  34. Josh Arcoleo: Beginnings Josh Arcoleo
    Josh Arcoleo: Beginnings
    2012-01-30 | 4,672 page views
  35. Charlie Parker: The Complete Masters 1941-54 Charlie Parker
    Charlie Parker: The Complete Masters 1941-54
    2012-01-27 | 10,800 page views
  36. Zoe Rahman: Kindred Spirits Zoe Rahman
    Zoe Rahman: Kindred Spirits
    2012-01-26 | 5,671 page views
  37. Ahmad Jamal Trio: The Legendary 1958 Pershing Lounge & Spotlite Club Recordings Ahmad Jamal
    Ahmad Jamal Trio: The Legendary 1958 Pershing Lounge & Spotlite Club Recordings
    2012-01-25 | 7,073 page views
  38. Al Kindi: Parfums Ottomans Al Kindi
    Al Kindi: Parfums Ottomans
    2012-01-04 | 4,223 page views
  39. Femi Temowo: Orin Meta Femi Temowo
    Femi Temowo: Orin Meta
    2011-12-29 | 5,028 page views
  40. McCoy Tyner: Extensions McCoy Tyner
    McCoy Tyner: Extensions
    2011-12-13 | 5,389 page views
  41. Various Artists: Benin Yoruba Music - Voices Of Memory Multiple Artists
    Various Artists: Benin Yoruba Music - Voices Of Memory
    2011-12-11 | 4,407 page views
  42. Pat Martino Quartet: Undeniable Pat Martino
    Pat Martino Quartet: Undeniable
    2011-12-02 | 6,064 page views
  43. Arun Ghosh: Primal Odyssey Arun Ghosh
    Arun Ghosh: Primal Odyssey
    2011-10-21 | 5,855 page views
  44. Empirical: Elements Of Truth Empirical
    Empirical: Elements Of Truth
    2011-10-19 | 4,935 page views
  45. Grand Union Orchestra: If Paradise Grand Union Orchestra
    Grand Union Orchestra: If Paradise
    2011-10-06 | 5,829 page views
  46. Aziz Sahmaoui: Aziz Sahmaoui & University Of Gnawa Aziz Sahmaoui:
    Aziz Sahmaoui: Aziz Sahmaoui & University Of Gnawa
    2011-09-29 | 6,103 page views
  47. McCormack & Yarde Duo: Places And Other Spaces McCormack & Yarde Duo
    McCormack & Yarde Duo: Places And Other Spaces
    2011-09-28 | 3,859 page views
  48. The Twenty 20s: Uh! Oh! The Twenty 20s
    The Twenty 20s: Uh! Oh!
    2011-09-22 | 3,724 page views
  49. Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra: MTO Plays Sly Steven Bernstein
    Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra: MTO Plays Sly
    2011-09-15 | 6,570 page views
  50. Dawda Jobarteh: Northern Light Gambian Night Dawda Jobarteh
    Dawda Jobarteh: Northern Light Gambian Night
    2011-08-31 | 5,689 page views

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  1. Afrobeat Diaries
    Felabration 2013
    2013-12-22 | 2,216 page views
  2. Afrobeat Diaries
    Saluting the Black President: London, UK, May 17, 2013
    2013-05-29 | 3,697 page views
  3. Afrobeat Diaries
    EMEFE: Good Future
    2013-02-14 | 3,456 page views
  4. Live Reviews
    Bassekou Kouyate / Tamikrest / Sidi Toure: London, January 26,...
    2013-01-28 | 3,870 page views
  5. African Jazz
    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba: Jama Ko
    2013-01-14 | 4,027 page views
  6. Best of / Year End
    Chris May's Best Releases of 2012
    2012-12-20 | 4,629 page views
  7. Best of / Year End
    Chris May's Best Jazz Books of 2012
    2012-12-16 | 6,251 page views
  8. Catching Up With
    Stan Sulzmann: Neon Quartet
    2012-10-24 | 8,699 page views
  9. Book Reviews
    Bob Willoughby: Jazz - Body and Soul
    2012-08-08 | 4,560 page views
  10. Book Reviews
    Funny Valentine - The Story of Chet Baker
    2012-07-30 | 6,580 page views
  11. Catching Up With
    Christian Scott: Shining a Light
    2012-06-19 | 7,877 page views
  12. Afrobeat Diaries
    Criolo: Nó Na Orelha
    2012-06-16 | 4,007 page views
  13. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 25 - Ben Zabo: It's a Blinder - But It's Not Afrobeat
    2012-05-18 | 3,843 page views
  14. Artist Profiles
    Jazz Musicians with Eccentricities
    2012-04-01 | 6,838 page views
  15. Book Reviews
    Alex Ross: The Rest Is Noise - Listening To The Twentieth...
    2012-03-25 | 3,969 page views
  16. Book Reviews
    John Caps: Henry Mancini - Reinventing Film Music
    2012-03-10 | 3,644 page views
  17. African Jazz
    Senegal’s Orchestra Baobab and Guinea’s Authenticite...
    2012-02-03 | 4,996 page views
  18. Catching Up With
    Ahmad Jamal
    2012-01-31 | 7,045 page views
  19. Book Reviews
    David Kastin: Nica’s Dream - The Life and Legend of the Jazz...
    2012-01-06 | 4,027 page views
  20. Reassessing
    Charles Lloyd Quartet: Love-In
    2011-12-26 | 6,155 page views
  21. General Articles
    Hear Me Talkin' to Ya: Jazz Aphorisms
    2011-12-23 | 4,258 page views
  22. Reassessing
    Clifford Brown: With Strings
    2011-12-22 | 5,436 page views
  23. My iTunes Playlist
    Charles Gayle: Holiday Selection
    2011-12-17 | 3,189 page views
  24. Reassessing
    Dave Brubeck Quartet: Time Out
    2011-12-15 | 9,173 page views
  25. Best of / Year End
    Chris May's Best Releases of 2011
    2011-12-12 | 5,286 page views
  26. Reassessing
    Pharoah Sanders: Thembi
    2011-12-09 | 5,448 page views
  27. Reassessing
    Antonio Carlos Jobim: Wave
    2011-12-08 | 7,134 page views
  28. Book Reviews
    Amy C. Beal: Carla Bley
    2011-12-04 | 3,911 page views
  29. Reassessing
    John Coltrane: Kulu Sé Mama
    2011-11-30 | 6,238 page views
  30. Reassessing
    Pharoah Sanders, Hamid Drake, Adam Rudolph: Spirits
    2011-11-22 | 4,276 page views
  31. Reassessing
    Lonnie Liston Smith: Astral Traveling
    2011-11-16 | 5,024 page views
  32. Multiple Reviews
    Albert Ayler: Knocking On The Door of Astral Jazz
    2011-11-07 | 5,119 page views
  33. Multiple Reviews
    CTI Celebrates Kudu Legacy: Lonnie Smith, Johnny Hammond, Hank...
    2011-11-02 | 4,950 page views
  34. Multiple Reviews
    Alice Coltrane: The Flowering of Astral Jazz
    2011-10-27 | 10,115 page views
  35. Multiple Reviews
    Ray Charles: Rare Genius
    2011-07-25 | 7,447 page views
  36. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 24 - Ghariokwu Lemi: Fela Kuti And Me
    2011-07-09 | 12,564 page views
  37. Multiple Reviews
    Ornette Coleman & Thelonious Monk: One Revolution After Another
    2011-06-22 | 4,716 page views
  38. Reassessing
    John and Beverley Martyn: The Road To Ruin
    2011-06-10 | 6,706 page views
  39. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 23 - Ghariokwu Lemi: The Art of Afrobeat
    2011-05-11 | 8,092 page views
  40. African Jazz
    Owiny Sigoma Band: Rising From The East
    2011-05-01 | 4,227 page views
  41. Book Reviews
    Music Is Rapid Transportation...From The Beatles To Xenakis
    2011-04-08 | 5,635 page views
  42. Book Reviews
    Dashiki
    2011-03-28 | 6,818 page views
  43. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 22 - Seun Kuti and Brian Eno Take Afrobeat Forward
    2011-03-26 | 6,112 page views
  44. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 21 - Final Fela Kuti Masterpieces Reissued
    2011-03-12 | 14,812 page views
  45. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 19 - Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band: Live
    2011-02-18 | 3,919 page views
  46. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 18 - Seun Kuti talks about From Africa With Fury: Rise
    2011-02-12 | 8,658 page views
  47. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 17 - Dele Sosimi: Identity
    2011-02-06 | 5,645 page views
  48. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 16 - Dele Sosimi: Turbulent Times
    2011-01-21 | 4,848 page views
  49. Best of / Year End
    Chris May's Best Releases of 2010
    2010-12-24 | 5,776 page views
  50. Record Label Profiles
    Storyville Records: A Treasure Trove of Swinging Jazz
    2010-12-22 | 13,190 page views

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  1. Extended Analysis
    Stan Getz: The Bossa Nova Albums
    2008-11-11 | 33,718 page views
  2. Extended Analysis
    Africa: 50 Years of Music - 50 Years of Independence
    2010-08-20 | 28,415 page views
  3. Extended Analysis
    Christian Scott: aTunde Adjuah
    2012-06-11 | 22,787 page views
  4. CD/LP/Track Review
    Christian Scott: Yesterday You Said Tomorrow
    2010-01-25 | 21,931 page views
  5. CD/LP/Track Review
    Max Roach: We Insist! Freedom Now Suite
    2007-10-08 | 20,038 page views
  6. Extended Analysis
    John Coltrane: Side Steps
    2009-10-16 | 20,014 page views
  7. CD/LP/Track Review
    Joshua Redman: Compass
    2009-01-05 | 19,802 page views
  8. Extended Analysis
    John Coltrane: The Impulse! Albums - Volume Three
    2009-01-21 | 18,194 page views
  9. CD/LP/Track Review
    Various Artists: London Is The Place For Me 2
    2005-07-24 | 18,022 page views
  10. CD/LP/Track Review
    Polar Bear: Held On The Tips Of Fingers
    2005-03-24 | 17,835 page views
  11. African Jazz
    Liberation Music: South Africa, Zimbabwe & Zambia
    2007-03-13 | 17,562 page views
  12. Interviews
    Ingrid Laubrock: Playing with the Future
    2005-08-15 | 16,860 page views
  13. African Jazz
    Franco and Le TPOK Jazz: Francophonic - Africa's Greatest - A Retrospective - Vol. 1 1953 - 1980
    2009-01-07 | 16,599 page views
  14. CD/LP/Track Review
    Charlie Haden Quartet West: Sophisticated Ladies
    2010-11-30 | 16,594 page views
  15. CD/LP/Track Review
    The Johnny Smith Quintet: Moonlight In Vermont
    2004-07-24 | 16,553 page views
  16. African Jazz
    Tony Allen: Secret Agent
    2009-05-25 | 16,429 page views
  17. Extended Analysis
    Charlie Christian: The Original Guitar Genius
    2007-03-21 | 16,317 page views
  18. Extended Analysis
    Kenny Clarke: Klook's The Man
    2007-04-18 | 15,927 page views
  19. CD/LP/Track Review
    Jim Rattigan: Jazz French Horn
    2005-04-24 | 15,577 page views
  20. Extended Analysis
    Miles Davis: Previously Unreleased 1980s Recordings
    2010-10-25 | 15,022 page views
  21. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 21 - Final Fela Kuti Masterpieces Reissued
    2011-03-12 | 14,812 page views
  22. Extended Analysis
    Grant Green: Idle Moments
    2008-07-04 | 14,705 page views
  23. CD/LP/Track Review
    Pat Metheny & Anna Maria Jopek: Upojenie
    2008-11-02 | 14,573 page views
  24. Live Reviews
    Polar Bear and Theo Travis/Steve Lawson: Live At The Vortex, London
    2005-07-11 | 14,561 page views
  25. Multiple Reviews
    Thelonious Monk / John Coltrane / Art Pepper / Dave Brubeck: Remastered Classics
    2010-05-17 | 14,509 page views
  26. Extended Analysis
    Getatchew Mekurya: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax
    2007-09-28 | 14,504 page views
  27. Multiple Reviews
    Chucho Valdes And The Birth Of Irakere
    2007-05-01 | 14,503 page views
  28. CD/LP/Track Review
    Moondog: The Viking Of Sixth Avenue
    2005-10-18 | 14,465 page views
  29. CD/LP/Track Review
    Pat Metheny: Day Trip
    2008-01-22 | 14,416 page views
  30. Extended Analysis
    Ray Charles: Original Album Series
    2010-03-29 | 14,275 page views
  31. Live Reviews
    Grand Union Orchestra at LSO St Luke's, London
    2004-11-03 | 14,167 page views
  32. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 1 - Fela Ransome Kuti & Africa 70: Alagbon Close / Why Black Man Dey Suffer
    2009-08-25 | 13,946 page views
  33. CD/LP/Track Review
    Vijay Iyer Trio: Historicity
    2009-10-09 | 13,889 page views
  34. CD/LP/Track Review
    Bob Dorough: Small Day Tomorrow
    2006-01-15 | 13,839 page views
  35. Interviews
    Django Bates: Spring Is Here (A Long Time Coming But Worth The Wait)
    2008-07-14 | 13,729 page views
  36. Interviews
    Ingrid Laubrock: A New Saxophone Colossus
    2008-09-15 | 13,347 page views
  37. Record Label Profiles
    Storyville Records: A Treasure Trove of Swinging Jazz
    2010-12-22 | 13,190 page views
  38. African Jazz
    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba: Segu Blue
    2007-03-28 | 13,012 page views
  39. Multiple Reviews
    Tenor Badness: Albert Ayler, Archie Shepp, Gato Barbieri
    2006-07-30 | 13,010 page views
  40. Extended Analysis
    Pharoah Sanders: Tauhid
    2008-07-01 | 12,890 page views
  41. CD/LP/Track Review
    Cassandra Wilson: Loverly
    2008-06-04 | 12,754 page views
  42. CD/LP/Track Review
    Various Artists: Rembetika: Songs Of The Greek Underground 1925-1947
    2006-01-31 | 12,728 page views
  43. CD/LP/Track Review
    Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela: Hands
    2010-07-05 | 12,649 page views
  44. Afrobeat Diaries
    Part 24 - Ghariokwu Lemi: Fela Kuti And Me
    2011-07-09 | 12,564 page views
  45. Extended Analysis
    Sarane Ferret, Django Reinhardt & Others: Gypsy Jazz
    2007-08-30 | 12,344 page views
  46. Extended Analysis
    Ahmad Jamal: Blue Moon
    2012-01-31 | 12,296 page views
  47. CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: My Favorite Things: Coltrane Live At Newport
    2007-08-16 | 12,237 page views
  48. African Jazz
    Salif Keita, Mory Kante, Bembeya Jazz: Africa for the Africans
    2007-07-29 | 12,211 page views
  49. CD/LP/Track Review
    Bill Frisell: History, Mystery
    2008-05-06 | 12,200 page views
  50. Extended Analysis
    Stan Getz: Quintets - The Clef and Norgran Studio Albums
    2011-02-17 | 12,056 page views