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  1. Heroes, Saints and Clowns
    1
    Published: 2018-11-13
    Alan Hall
    Heroes, Saints and Clowns
  2. Ay  Que Boogaloo!
    5
    Published: 2018-11-12
    Spanglish Fly
    Ay Que Boogaloo!
  3. Let Your Light Shine On
    6
    Published: 2018-11-02
    Nicola Conte
    Let Your Light Shine On
  4. Emilio Santiago
    6
    Published: 2018-10-31
    Emilio Santiago
    Emilio Santiago
  5. Live at Green Lady Lounge
    6
    Published: 2018-10-30
    Lonnie McFadden
    Live at Green Lady Lounge
  6. Dialeto Live with David Cross
    4
    Published: 2018-10-29
    Dialeto
    Dialeto Live with David Cross
  7. Israeli Jazz
    4
    Published: 2018-08-02
    Marbin
    Israeli Jazz
  8. Latin Bugaloo: The Warner Bros. Singles
    4
    Published: 2018-08-01
    Malo
    Latin Bugaloo: The Warner Bros. Singles
  9. Unbreakable
    9
    Published: 2018-07-31
    Nils Landgren
    Unbreakable
  10. Welcome to the Club
    8
    Published: 2018-07-30
    Rhett Frazier
    Welcome to the Club
  11. Out of the Blues
    3
    Published: 2018-07-29
    Craig Fraedrich
    Out of the Blues
  12. Hugo Fattoruso Y Barrio Opa
    4
    Published: 2018-07-28
    Hugo Fattoruso
    Hugo Fattoruso Y Barrio Opa
  13. Najwa
    8
    Published: 2018-05-17
    Wadada Leo Smith
    Najwa
  14. Liver
    5
    Published: 2018-05-16
    Slivovitz
    Liver
  15. Jazz for All (Jazz Forró)
    6
    Published: 2018-05-15
    Dexter Payne Quintet
    Jazz for All (Jazz Forró)
  16. Heliosonic Toneways Vol. 1
    5
    Published: 2018-05-14
    The Heliosonic Tone-tette
    Heliosonic Toneways Vol. 1
  17. Esperanto/Toca Antonio Carlos Jobim
    5
    Published: 2018-05-13
    Victor Assis Brasil
    Esperanto/Toca Antonio Carlos Jobim
  18. The View from Here
    7
    Published: 2018-05-12
    Berkeley Choro Ensemble
    The View from Here
  19. Diablo en Brooklyn
    4
    Published: 2018-01-11
    Gabriel Alegría Afro-Peruvian Sextet
    Diablo en Brooklyn
  20. Eco Do Futuro
    4
    Published: 2018-01-10
    Da Cruz
    Eco Do Futuro
  21. Clareia
    3
    Published: 2018-01-09
    Sabrina Malheiros
    Clareia
  22. Live from Stern Grove Festival
    3
    Published: 2018-01-07
    Pacific Mambo Orchestra
    Live from Stern Grove Festival
  23. ANDINA: The Sound of the Peruvian Andes
    2
    Published: 2018-01-06
    Various Artists
    ANDINA: The Sound of the Peruvian Andes
  24. Trajetórias
    6
    Published: 2018-01-05
    Mauricio de Souza
    Trajetórias
  25. Absolutely Live II
    4
    Published: 2018-01-04
    Afro-Cuban All Stars
    Absolutely Live II
  26. Peace and Love
    12
    Published: 2017-10-31
    TJP
    Peace and Love
  27. Runnin' for the Ghost
    5
    Published: 2017-09-01
    Big Mean Sound Machine
    Runnin' for the Ghost
  28. All Smiles
    4
    Published: 2017-08-31
    Kenny Clarke-Francy Boland Big Band
    All Smiles
  29. On the Spot
    3
    Published: 2017-08-30
    The Hot 8 Brass Band
    On the Spot
  30. Entremundos
    3
    Published: 2017-08-29
    Nomade Orquestra
    Entremundos
  31. Moonlight Vision
    5
    Published: 2017-08-28
    The Sextones
    Moonlight Vision
  32. Groovin' Hard: Live at the Penthouse 1964-1968
    6
    Published: 2017-08-27
    The Three Sounds
    Groovin' Hard: Live at the Penthouse 1964-1968
  33. Another Place, Another Time
    6
    Published: 2017-06-18
    Lili Añel
    Another Place, Another Time
  34. Notes Over Poetry
    5
    Published: 2017-06-11
    Philippe Baden Powell
    Notes Over Poetry
  35. Akua's Dance
    7
    Published: 2017-06-09
    Akua Dixon
    Akua's Dance
  36. Original Demos
    5
    Published: 2017-06-08
    Burt Bacharach and Tonio K.
    Original Demos
  37. Swiss Radio Days, Vol. 40 - Zurich 1959
    3
    Published: 2017-06-07
    Sonny Rollins
    Swiss Radio Days, Vol. 40 - Zurich 1959
  38. The Best of Bossacucanova
    3
    Published: 2017-06-06
    Bossacucanova
    The Best of Bossacucanova
  39. Zentuary
    11
    Published: 2017-06-05
    Dewa Budjana
    Zentuary
  40. Live at Club Helsinki
    6
    Published: 2017-06-05
    Club d'Elf
    Live at Club Helsinki
  41. The Organ Grinder
    8
    Published: 2017-04-01
    Free Nelson Mandoomjazz
    The Organ Grinder
  42. Beninghove's Hangmen Plays Led Zeppelin
    5
    Published: 2017-03-23
    Beninghove's Hangmen
    Beninghove's Hangmen Plays Led Zeppelin
  43. Super Hi Fi Plays Nirvana
    3
    Published: 2017-03-22
    Super Hi-Fi
    Super Hi Fi Plays Nirvana
  44. Live at Barbes: Slavic Soul Party Plays Duke Ellington's Far East Suite
    3
    Published: 2017-03-21
    Slavic Soul Party
    Live at Barbes: Slavic Soul Party Plays Duke Ellington's Far East Suite
  45. Cool
    3
    Published: 2017-03-20
    Joyce Moreno
    Cool
  46. Live with a Boom
    3
    Published: 2017-03-19
    Mn'JAM experiment
    Live with a Boom
  47. Ray Charles Orchestra: Zurich 1961-Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series, Vol. 41
    3
    Published: 2017-03-17
    Ray Charles Orchestra
    Ray Charles Orchestra: Zurich 1961-Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series, Vol. 41
  48. Brownout Presents Brown Sabbath II
    4
    Published: 2017-03-16
    Brownout
    Brownout Presents Brown Sabbath II
  49. Flam! Blam! Pan-Asian Microjam!
    7
    Published: 2016-11-23
    Dave Fiuczynski
    Flam! Blam! Pan-Asian Microjam!
  50. Mind Behind Closed Eyes
    5
    Published: 2016-11-22
    Fresh Cut Orchestra
    Mind Behind Closed Eyes
Read more album reviews by Chris M. Slawecki
  1. Read "Heartbeats Full of Soul"
    4
    Published: 2018-10-25
    From the Inside Out
    Heartbeats Full of Soul
  2. Read "Sonic Styles of the Seventies"
    8
    Published: 2018-07-23
    From the Inside Out
    Sonic Styles of the Seventies
  3. Read "From Choro to Chaos"
    9
    Published: 2018-05-08
    From the Inside Out
    From Choro to Chaos
  4. Read "Leonardo Pavkovic: Nothing is Ordinary"
    41
    Published: 2018-03-16
    Interviews
    Leonardo Pavkovic: Nothing is Ordinary
  5. Read "Warm Climates, Cool Sounds: Southern Hemispheric Survey"
    3
    Published: 2018-01-03
    From the Inside Out
    Warm Climates, Cool Sounds: Southern Hemispheric Survey
  6. Read "New Sinatra DVD Collection: Beautiful Stories in Song"
    11
    Published: 2017-09-27
    From the Inside Out
    New Sinatra DVD Collection: Beautiful Stories in Song
  7. Read "Frank Sinatra: Portrait Of An Album | Sinatra Sings"
    10
    Published: 2017-09-27
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Frank Sinatra: Portrait Of An Album | Sinatra Sings
  8. Read "Frank Sinatra: Live From Caesar’s Palace | The First 40 Years"
    11
    Published: 2017-09-27
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Frank Sinatra: Live From Caesar’s Palace | The First 40 Years
  9. Read "Frank Sinatra: The Royal Festival Hall (1962) | Live At Carnegie Hall"
    15
    Published: 2017-09-27
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Frank Sinatra: The Royal Festival Hall (1962) | Live At...
  10. Read "Groovin’ Hard In Every Style"
    3
    Published: 2017-08-23
    From the Inside Out
    Groovin’ Hard In Every Style
  11. Read "Jazz in Its Present Tents"
    3
    Published: 2017-06-01
    From the Inside Out
    Jazz in Its Present Tents
  12. Read "Dennis Coffey: Hot Coffey and The Pursuit of Excellence"
    19
    Published: 2017-03-29
    Interviews
    Dennis Coffey: Hot Coffey and The Pursuit of Excellence
  13. Read "Sometimes Jazz Takes Guts"
    8
    Published: 2017-02-28
    From the Inside Out
    Sometimes Jazz Takes Guts
  14. Read "From Microtones to Mauro to MFSB"
    11
    Published: 2016-11-16
    From the Inside Out
    From Microtones to Mauro to MFSB
  15. Read "Ethan Margolis: Perfect Mission of Feeling"
    29
    Published: 2016-09-06
    Interviews
    Ethan Margolis: Perfect Mission of Feeling
  16. Read "Artistry in Rhythm: Afro-Cuban Epiphany to Haitian Voodoo"
    12
    Published: 2016-07-29
    From the Inside Out
    Artistry in Rhythm: Afro-Cuban Epiphany to Haitian Voodoo
  17. Read "India to Italy, Brazil to Slovenia–Where WON'T Jazz Go?"
    10
    Published: 2016-05-03
    From the Inside Out
    India to Italy, Brazil to Slovenia–Where WON'T Jazz Go?
  18. Read "Unraveling the Mysteries of Monk, the Night Tripper & More"
    19
    Published: 2016-02-11
    From the Inside Out
    Unraveling the Mysteries of Monk, the Night Tripper & More
  19. Read "From Sea to Shining Sea: Music Central to South and Latin America"
    16
    Published: 2015-11-13
    From the Inside Out
    From Sea to Shining Sea: Music Central to South and Latin...
  20. Read "Classic Funk"
    1,215
    Published: 2015-10-04
    Building a Jazz Library
    Classic Funk
  21. Read "Music’s Where You Find It"
    12
    Published: 2015-08-17
    From the Inside Out
    Music’s Where You Find It
  22. Read "Les McCann: Never Say No Again"
    61
    Published: 2015-06-02
    Interviews
    Les McCann: Never Say No Again
  23. Read "Frank Sinatra"
    546
    Published: 2015-04-24
    Building a Jazz Library
    Frank Sinatra
  24. Read "Checking in from Global Outposts"
    8
    Published: 2015-04-08
    From the Inside Out
    Checking in from Global Outposts
  25. Read "Gary Burton: A Lifetime of Collaborations"
    10
    Published: 2015-03-28
    Interviews
    Gary Burton: A Lifetime of Collaborations
  26. Read "Thelonious Monk"
    1,011
    Published: 2015-03-08
    Building a Jazz Library
    Thelonious Monk
  27. Read "Tony Bennett"
    259
    Published: 2015-03-04
    Building a Jazz Library
    Tony Bennett
  28. Read "Classic Bebop"
    781
    Published: 2015-02-28
    Building a Jazz Library
    Classic Bebop
  29. Read "Paul Jost: The First Thing is Heart"
    139
    Published: 2015-02-12
    Interviews
    Paul Jost: The First Thing is Heart
  30. Read "What a Wonderful World (of Music)"
    13
    Published: 2014-12-10
    From the Inside Out
    What a Wonderful World (of Music)
  31. Read "Different Shapes & Sounds: Solo, Trio, Small & Large Ensembles"
    8
    Published: 2014-10-09
    From the Inside Out
    Different Shapes & Sounds: Solo, Trio, Small & Large Ensembles
  32. Read "Musings on Jazz, Blues and the Sabbath"
    9
    Published: 2014-08-04
    From the Inside Out
    Musings on Jazz, Blues and the Sabbath
  33. Read "Worlds Apart, Whirled Together"
    11
    Published: 2014-05-20
    From the Inside Out
    Worlds Apart, Whirled Together
  34. Read "Raising Vision and Voice"
    10
    Published: 2014-03-04
    From the Inside Out
    Raising Vision and Voice
  35. Read "Vámanos – Let’s Go!"
    8
    Published: 2014-01-13
    From the Inside Out
    Vámanos – Let’s Go!
  36. Read "Yusef Lateef's Secret Garden"
    11
    Published: 2013-12-24
    Interviews
    Yusef Lateef's Secret Garden
  37. Read "Six Stops Around the Whirled"
    8
    Published: 2013-10-03
    From the Inside Out
    Six Stops Around the Whirled
  38. Read "Fusion Groovin’"
    6
    Published: 2013-07-13
    From the Inside Out
    Fusion Groovin’
  39. Read "Requiems, Remodels & Remembrances"
    5
    Published: 2013-03-28
    From the Inside Out
    Requiems, Remodels & Remembrances
  40. Read "Dick Hyman: The Beat Goes On"
    7
    Published: 2013-03-08
    Interviews
    Dick Hyman: The Beat Goes On
  41. Read "From Britain to Boogaloo"
    3
    Published: 2012-12-16
    From the Inside Out
    From Britain to Boogaloo
  42. Read "Dr. Lonnie Smith: But Beautiful"
    7
    Published: 2012-10-22
    Interviews
    Dr. Lonnie Smith: But Beautiful
  43. Read "Ithamara Koorax: Celestial Elegance"
    11
    Published: 2012-09-24
    Interviews
    Ithamara Koorax: Celestial Elegance
  44. Read "Gregory Porter: Sound & Vision"
    9
    Published: 2012-08-06
    Interviews
    Gregory Porter: Sound & Vision
  45. Read "Missives from Distant Fronts"
    42
    Published: 2012-05-25
    From the Inside Out
    Missives from Distant Fronts
  46. Read "George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection"
    49
    Published: 2012-04-08
    Multiple Reviews
    George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection
  47. Read "Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings Collector’s Edition Box Set"
    102
    Published: 2012-02-25
    Multiple Reviews
    Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings Collector’s Edition Box Set
  48. Read "Kenny Burrell: Every Note Swings"
    146
    Published: 2012-02-06
    Interviews
    Kenny Burrell: Every Note Swings
  49. Read "Erin Dickins: In Her Own Voice"
    443
    Published: 2011-12-20
    Interviews
    Erin Dickins: In Her Own Voice
  50. Read "Jazz Mergers & Acquisitions"
    206
    Published: 2011-11-24
    From the Inside Out
    Jazz Mergers & Acquisitions
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  1. CD/LP/Track Review
    Tony Joe White: Bad Mouthin'
    Publish Day: 25
  1. Read "Classic Bebop"
    781
    Published: 2015-02-28
    Building a Jazz Library
    Classic Bebop
  2. Read "Thelonious Monk"
    1,011
    Published: 2015-03-08
    Building a Jazz Library
    Thelonious Monk
  3. Read "Frank Sinatra"
    546
    Published: 2015-04-24
    Building a Jazz Library
    Frank Sinatra
  4. Read "Classic Funk"
    1,215
    Published: 2015-10-04
    Building a Jazz Library
    Classic Funk
  5. Read "Kenny Burrell: Every Note Swings"
    146
    Published: 2012-02-06
    Interviews
    Kenny Burrell: Every Note Swings
  6. Read "Burt Bacharach: At This Time"
    1,105
    Published: 2005-10-31
    Interviews
    Burt Bacharach: At This Time
  7. Read "Gregory Porter: Sound & Vision"
    9
    Published: 2012-08-06
    Interviews
    Gregory Porter: Sound & Vision
  8. Read "Creed Taylor, Incorporated: The AAJ Interview, Part 1-3"
    936
    Published: 2004-07-05
    Interviews
    Creed Taylor, Incorporated: The AAJ Interview, Part 1-3
  9. Read "Hard Groove"
    658
    Published: 2003-07-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Roy Hargrove Presents the RH Factor: Hard Groove
  10. Read "Leonardo Pavkovic: Nothing is Ordinary"
    41
    Published: 2018-03-16
    Interviews
    Leonardo Pavkovic: Nothing is Ordinary
  11. Read "Christian McBride Throws Down"
    919
    Published: 2006-05-23
    Interviews
    Christian McBride Throws Down
  12. Read "Blue Note and Recording Master Re-Present RVG's Heritage"
    1,149
    Published: 2005-06-14
    From the Inside Out
    Blue Note and Recording Master Re-Present RVG's Heritage
  13. Read "Jazz for Kids?
    986
    Published: 2006-03-01
    From the Inside Out
    Jazz for Kids? "Teach Your Children Well..."
  14. Read "Erin Dickins: In Her Own Voice"
    443
    Published: 2011-12-20
    Interviews
    Erin Dickins: In Her Own Voice
  15. Read "Dr. Lonnie Smith: But Beautiful"
    7
    Published: 2012-10-22
    Interviews
    Dr. Lonnie Smith: But Beautiful
  16. Read "Dick Hyman: The Beat Goes On"
    7
    Published: 2013-03-08
    Interviews
    Dick Hyman: The Beat Goes On
  17. Read "Creed Taylor, Incorporated: The AAJ Interview, Part 2-3"
    679
    Published: 2004-07-06
    Interviews
    Creed Taylor, Incorporated: The AAJ Interview, Part 2-3
  18. Read "You Must Believe in Spring"
    469
    Published: 2004-05-21
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Bill Evans: You Must Believe in Spring
  19. Read "The Ultimate Blue Train"
    496
    Published: 1997-05-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    John Coltrane: The Ultimate Blue Train
  20. Read "Les McCann: Never Say No Again"
    61
    Published: 2015-06-02
    Interviews
    Les McCann: Never Say No Again
  21. Read "Diz'N'Bird at Carnegie Hall"
    359
    Published: 1997-08-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie: Diz'N'Bird at Carnegie Hall
  22. Read "Pucho Brown: 'Soul Brother' Number One"
    931
    Published: 2004-10-12
    From the Inside Out
    Pucho Brown: 'Soul Brother' Number One
  23. Read "Clint Eastwood Presents: Tony Bennett - The Music Never Ends"
    798
    Published: 2008-04-11
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Clint Eastwood Presents: Tony Bennett - The Music Never Ends
  24. Read "Paul Jost: The First Thing is Heart"
    139
    Published: 2015-02-12
    Interviews
    Paul Jost: The First Thing is Heart
  25. Read "Jimmy Scott: Across the Universe"
    267
    Published: 2011-08-30
    Interviews
    Jimmy Scott: Across the Universe
  26. Read "Yusef Lateef's Secret Garden"
    11
    Published: 2013-12-24
    Interviews
    Yusef Lateef's Secret Garden
  27. Read "Gene Deitch: The Pen Behind 'The Cat'"
    792
    Published: 2003-10-01
    Interviews
    Gene Deitch: The Pen Behind 'The Cat'
  28. Read "Cover Art"
    6
    Published: 2013-04-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    NEXT Collective: Cover Art
  29. Read "Ithamara Koorax: Celestial Elegance"
    11
    Published: 2012-09-24
    Interviews
    Ithamara Koorax: Celestial Elegance
  30. Read "Miles Davis: Year-Long Celebration of Five Decades and Many Miles"
    740
    Published: 2005-07-18
    From the Inside Out
    Miles Davis: Year-Long Celebration of Five Decades and Many Miles
  31. Read "Lee Rocker: Road Tested, American Made"
    561
    Published: 2006-04-10
    Interviews
    Lee Rocker: Road Tested, American Made
  32. Read "Ubiquity Records: Fifteenth Anniversary"
    891
    Published: 2005-12-23
    Record Label Profiles
    Ubiquity Records: Fifteenth Anniversary
  33. Read "TS Monk: His Father's Voice "
    547
    Published: 2005-09-26
    Interviews
    TS Monk: His Father's Voice
  34. Read "Ultimate Sinatra: A Very Good Compilation"
    22
    Published: 2015-04-24
    Extended Analysis
    Frank Sinatra: Ultimate Sinatra: A Very Good Compilation
  35. Read "George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection"
    49
    Published: 2012-04-08
    Multiple Reviews
    George Duke: The Complete 1970s Epic Albums Collection
  36. Read "Punk Jazz: The Jaco Pastorius Anthology"
    319
    Published: 2003-07-25
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jaco Pastorius: Punk Jazz: The Jaco Pastorius Anthology
  37. Read "Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim: The Complete Reprise Recordings"
    499
    Published: 2010-07-28
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim: Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim: The Complete Reprise Recordings
  38. Read "Preludes and Postludes: The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige & Pablo Recordings"
    534
    Published: 2003-11-10
    From the Inside Out
    Preludes and Postludes: The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige & Pablo Recordings
  39. Read "She Was Too Good To Me"
    244
    Published: 2011-06-18
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Chet Baker: She Was Too Good To Me
  40. Read "Bitches Brew: 40th Anniversary Collectors' Edition"
    242
    Published: 2010-12-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Miles Davis: Bitches Brew: 40th Anniversary Collectors' Edition
  41. Read "Nina Simone Speaks Like a River"
    705
    Published: 2006-01-31
    From the Inside Out
    Nina Simone Speaks Like a River
  42. Read "Soundtrack: Neethane En Ponvasantham"
    9
    Published: 2013-10-13
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ilaiyaraja: Soundtrack: Neethane En Ponvasantham
  43. Read "Detroit through New York to Berlin and Brazil: Music Beats Around the World"
    853
    Published: 2007-01-03
    From the Inside Out
    Detroit through New York to Berlin and Brazil: Music Beats Around the World
  44. Read "40 Year Old Bitches, New MilesTones & Others, Too"
    605
    Published: 2010-11-28
    From the Inside Out
    40 Year Old Bitches, New MilesTones & Others, Too
  45. Read "Lift Every Voice"
    979
    Published: 2003-10-01
    From the Inside Out
    Lift Every Voice
  46. Read "Ethan Margolis: Perfect Mission of Feeling"
    29
    Published: 2016-09-06
    Interviews
    Ethan Margolis: Perfect Mission of Feeling
  47. Read "Distractions"
    455
    Published: 2006-07-05
    CD/LP/Track Review
    The RH Factor: Distractions
  48. Read "Jazz Played for Lovers"
    798
    Published: 2006-02-14
    From the Inside Out
    Jazz Played for Lovers
  49. Read "Frank Sinatra: The Royal Festival Hall (1962) | Live At Carnegie Hall"
    15
    Published: 2017-09-27
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Frank Sinatra: The Royal Festival Hall (1962) | Live At Carnegie Hall
  50. Read "Postcards From Seven Summer Day Trips"
    613
    Published: 2004-09-13
    From the Inside Out
    Postcards From Seven Summer Day Trips