Documentary: Jackie McLean


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For New Yorkers of a certain age, Gil Noble is a familiar name. Noble died in 2012, but from 1968 to 1986, he was seen often as an anchor on WABC-TV's Eyewitness News and as host of Like It Is, a long-running WABC documentary series on black artists. On July 28, 1983, Noble interviewed alto saxophonist and childhood friend Jackie McLean. A special thanks to Milan Simich for sending along the link. Here's Noble's interview with McLean...

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