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Nubya Garcia, Ches Smith, The Messthetics, James Brandon Lewis & More


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Nubya Garcia returns; Impulse! Records further syncs itself to today's scene; Ches Smith finds catharsis in laughter; Ken Stubbs pays tribute to Sonny Rollins... These are a few of the interesting things you'll find in this episode of Mondo Jazz.

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  • Ben Allison "Mondo Jazz Theme (feat. Ted Nash & Pyeng Threadgill)" 0:00
  • Nubya Garcia "Fortify" Fortify—Single (Concord) 0:16
  • Host talks 6:01
  • The Messthetics, James Brandon Lewis "Emergence" The Messthetics and James Brandon Lewis (Impulse!) 7:21
  • Host talks 10:14
  • Ches Smith "Sweatered Webs (Hey Mom)" Laugh Ash (Pyroclastic) 12:49
  • Christian Dillingham "Code Switch" Cascades (Greenleaf) 20:11
  • Anthony Pirog feat. Andy Summers "Inflorescence" The Nepenthe Series, Vol. 1 (Otherly Love) 26:09
  • Host talks 31:54
  • Ken Stubbs "Hidden Variations—For Sonny Rollins" Hidden Variations—Single (CherryK) 32:33

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