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  • Easy Swing, Fours and More, Medicinal Jazz

    Easy Swing, Fours and More, Medicinal Jazz

    Dear Mr. P.C.: I just played a gig, and one of the charts said the feel should be “Easy Swing." What does that mean? The bassist thinks he was supposed to play in two...

  • Glamour or Gloom? Fitzgerald's Jazz Age

    Glamour or Gloom? Fitzgerald's Jazz Age

    In 1922, F. Scott Fitzgerald published his second collection of short stories under the title Tales of the Jazz Age. His editor, Maxwell Perkins, strongly advised him to change the title...

  • Giving Thanks & Sharing the Jazz Love

    Giving Thanks & Sharing the Jazz Love

    We're celebrating Thanksgiving by recognizing two very important groups of people: our fund drive supporters who help defray our costs and made much of the 2016 website improvements possible and...

  • Hristo Vitchev: Charting His Own Way

    Hristo Vitchev: Charting His Own Way

    Hristo Vitchev isn't a typical guitar hero. Supremely fluent with his instrument, the prolific composer and performer would rather communicate than show off complex technique....

  • Barranquijazz Festival 2016

    Barranquijazz Festival 2016

    The success of the annual Barranquijazz Festival is a tribute to its founders--all of whom are still deeply involved as the event enters its 21st year--and their vision of what and how to present to a growing...

Reviews

Grateful Dead - Dave's Picks Volume 20: CU Events Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - December 9, 1981
Grateful Dead
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More Figs And Blue Things
Alex LoRe Quartet
More Figs And Blue...
Solstice
Frank Kimbrough
Solstice
Tangle
John Butcher,...
Tangle
As If By Magic
Duncan Lamont Big...
As If By Magic

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Holiday
Steve Slagle
Holiday
Ida y Vuelta
Maureen Choi
Ida y Vuelta
Herr Nilsson
Matthias Bergmann
Herr Nilsson
Splash!
Mihai Sorohan
Splash!
Eighty-Eight
Joshua Breakstone
Eighty-Eight

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