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Mose Allison: Mose Allison: American Legend in California

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Tippo, Mississippi is about as far from Charleston as it is Tutwiler, the two county seats of Tallahatchie County, located on the northeastern edge of the alluvial Delta plain, before the land turns to rolling hills. There lives in Tippo, an Allison family, who thirty years ago were patients of mine when I was practicing pharmacy ...


Listen To This: Miles Davis And Bitches Brew

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Listen To This: Miles Davis and Bitches Brew
Victor Svorinich
202 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-62846-194-7
The University Press of Mississippi

Surprisingly, Victor Svorinich's book is the first dedicated exclusively to a study of Miles Davis's ground-breaking album Bitches Brew (Columbia, 1970). Surprising, because just about every facet of the ...


5th annual Battle of the Saxes

5th annual Battle of the Saxes

WJSU present the 5th Annual Battle of the Saxes
December 10 2009
Rose E McCoy Auditorium
Jackson State University Campus
Jackson Mississippi at 7 pm.

This year
Lakecia Benjamin and Chelsea Baratz
New York City, New York

Special guest performer is trumpeter ...