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John Coltrane: Live at Birdland

Read "John Coltrane: Live at Birdland" reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

Historically important recordings by artists that are still celebrated today in most cases are those that have transcended the times they were made in. In those cases are seen more as milestones that mark their progress and advancement as artists. Such is the case with saxophonist John Coltrane where each record in his cannon indicates his ...

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John Coltrane: Live at Birdland

Read "John Coltrane: Live at Birdland" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

John Coltrane
Live at Birdland
MCA/Impulse! 33109
1963

In the early morning of Sunday, September 15, 1963, a gaggle of malcontents planted 12 sticks of dynamite in a window well outside the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. The dynamite exploded eight hours later killing Denise McNair, 11, and ...