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Michael Ricci

Publisher Guy
Philadelphia

Ludovico Granvassu

All About Jazz Italia
New York

Chris May

Editor
London

Dan McClenaghan

Editor
San Diego

Ian Patterson

Editor
Belfast

John Eyles

Editor
London

Kurt Ellenberger

Editor
Grand Rapids

Brian Eaton

Playlist Editor
Portland

Contributing Staff

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Adam Nolan

Contributor
Dublin

Alex Segal

Contributor
Melbourne

Anastasia Bogomolets

Contributor
London

Antonio Baiano

Contributor
Torino

Arnaldo DeSouteiro

Contributor
Rio de Janeiro

B.D. Lenz

Columnist
Newark

Bill Milkowski

Contributor
New York City

Bob Osborne

Radio Host
Manchester

C. Andrew Hovan

Contributor
Cleveland

C. Michael Bailey

Senior Contributor
Little Rock

Chris DeRosa

Contributor
New York City

Chris May

Editor
London

Chuck Lenatti

Contributor
San Francisco

Cliff Furnald

Radio Host
New Haven

Dan Bilawsky

Senior Contributor
New York City

Dan McClenaghan

Editor
San Diego

Danilo Codazzi

Photographer
Milan

Dave Kaufman

Contributor
New York City

David A. Orthmann

Contributor
Newark

David Bittinger

Contributor
Milwaukee

David Bixler

Radio Host
New York City

David Brown

Radio Host
Philadelphia

Doug Collette

Contributor
Burlington

Doug Hall

Contributor
Boston

Edward Blanco

Album Reviewer
Miami

Elizabeth Millar

Contributor
Trenton

Enrico Tomassini

Contributor
Perugia

Ernest Barteldes

Blogger
Albany

Gareth Thompson

Contributor
Manchester

Geno Thackara

Contributor
Philadelphia

Geoff Anderson

Concert Reviewer
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Glenn Astarita

Senior Contributor
Nashville

Gloria Krolak

Contributor
Hilton Head Island

Harry S. Pariser

Concert Reviewer
San Francisco

Hobart Taylor

Radio Host
Irvine

Hrayr Attarian

Contributor
Chicago

Ian Patterson

Editor
Belfast

Jack Bowers

Senior Contributor
Albuquerque

Jack Gold-Molina

Seattle

Jack Kenny

Contributor
London

Jerome Wilson

Contributor
Washington

Jim Worsley

Contributor
Palm Springs

Joe Dimino

Radio Host
Kansas City

John Chacona

Editor
Cleveland

John Ephland

Contributor
Ann Arbor

John Eyles

Editor
London

John Sharpe

Contributor
London

Joshua Weiner

Album Reviewer
Iowa City

Jua Howard

Radio Host
Raleigh

Karl Ackermann

Senior Contributor
New York City

Katchie Cartwright

Contributor
San Antonio

Ken Dryden

Columnist
Chattanooga

Kurt Ellenberger

Editor
Grand Rapids

Kurt Gottschalk

Album Reviewer
New York City

Kyle Simpler

Dallas

La-Faithia White

Contributor
Greensboro

Lawrence Peryer

Radio Host
Seattle

Len Davis

Radio Host
Melbourne

Leo Sidran

Radio Host
New York City

Libero Farnè

Bologna

Luciano Rossetti

Milan

Ludovico Granvassu

Publisher
New York City

Marat Ingeldeev

Contributor
London

Mario Calvitti

Rome

Mark Corroto

Senior Contributor
Columbus

Mark Robbins

Contributor
Norfolk

Mark Sullivan

Contributor
Charlotte

Martin Longley

Concert Reviewer
Cologne

Mary Foster Conklin

Radio Host
New York City

Maurice Hogue

Radio Host
Winnipeg

Maurizio Zerbo

Bari

Michael Ricci

Publisher
Philadelphia

Mike Chamberlain

Contributor
Montreal

Mike Jacobs

Contributor
Philadelphia

Mike Jurkovic

Contributor
New York City

Mr. P.C.

Columnist
Seattle

Nathalie Tamara Freson

Contributor
Tel Aviv

Neil Duggan

Contributor
Leeds

Nenad Georgievski

Concert Reviewer
Macedonia

Ngwako Malakalaka

Radio Host
Johannesburg

Nicholas F. Mondello

Album Reviewer
New York City

Pat Youngspiel

Contributor
Berlin

Patrick Burnette

Radio Host
Indianapolis

Paul Rauch

Contributor
Seattle

Paul Reynolds

Contributor
New York City

Peter Jones

Contributor
London

Pierre Giroux

Contributor
Toronto

R.J. DeLuke

Interviewer
Albany

Richard J Salvucci

Contributor
San Antonio

Roy Strassman

Concert Reviewer
Oakland

Sammy Stein

Contributor
London

Sanford Josephson

Columnist
Newark

Scott Gudell

Contributor
Rochester

Scott Lichtman

Contributor
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Stefano Merighi

Bari

Steve Cook

Contributor
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Thomas Cole

Contributor
New Orleans

Thomas Conrad

Contributor
Seattle

Troy Dostert

Contributor
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Troy Hoffman

Contributor
Philadelphia

Vic Albani

Bolzano

Victor L. Schermer

Contributor
Philadelphia

Walter Atkins

Photographer
San Francisco

Ziga Koritnik

Contributor
Ljubljana

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Glenn Astarita

Senior Contributor
66 reviews
Nashville

Chris May

Editor
59 reviews
London

Jack Bowers

Senior Contributor
54 reviews
Albuquerque

Mike Jurkovic

Contributor
41 reviews
New York City

Mark Corroto

Senior Contributor
35 reviews
Columbus

Neil Duggan

Contributor
35 reviews
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John Sharpe

Contributor
30 reviews
London

Pierre Giroux

Contributor
30 reviews
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Angelo Leonardi

Contributor
28 reviews
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Doug Collette

Contributor
25 reviews
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Neri Pollastri

Contributor
24 reviews
Florence

Dan McClenaghan

Editor
24 reviews
San Diego

Alberto Bazzurro

Contributor
18 reviews
Genoa

Nicholas F. Mondello

Album Reviewer
16 reviews
New York City

Ian Patterson

Editor
15 reviews
Belfast

John Eyles

Editor
15 reviews
London

Troy Dostert

Contributor
14 reviews
Detroit

Hrayr Attarian

Contributor
13 reviews
Chicago

Karl Ackermann

Senior Contributor
12 reviews
New York City

Richard J Salvucci

Contributor
11 reviews
San Antonio

Dan Bilawsky

Senior Contributor
11 reviews
New York City

Maurizio Zerbo

10 reviews
Bari

Katchie Cartwright

Contributor
9 reviews
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Vincenzo Roggero

Columnist
9 reviews
Modena

Jerome Wilson

Contributor
8 reviews
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C. Andrew Hovan

Contributor
6 reviews
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Giuseppe Segala

Contributor
6 reviews
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Geannine Reid

Contributor
5 reviews
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Stefano Merighi

5 reviews
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Joshua Weiner

Album Reviewer
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Vic Albani

4 reviews
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Geno Thackara

Contributor
4 reviews
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Mario Calvitti

3 reviews
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David A. Orthmann

Contributor
3 reviews
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Paul Rauch

Contributor
3 reviews
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Gareth Thompson

Contributor
3 reviews
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Jack Kenny

Contributor
3 reviews
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Edward Blanco

Album Reviewer
3 reviews
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Contributor
2 reviews
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Dave Linn

Contributor
2 reviews
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John Chacona

Editor
2 reviews
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John Fenton

Contributor
2 reviews
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Scott Gudell

Contributor
2 reviews
Rochester

Scott Lichtman

Contributor
2 reviews
Danbury

Marat Ingeldeev

Contributor
2 reviews
London

AAJ Staff

Contributor
2 reviews
Philadelphia

Nenad Georgievski

Concert Reviewer
2 reviews
Macedonia

Vitalijus Gailius

Contributor
1 reviews
Vilnius

Mark Sullivan

Contributor
1 reviews
Charlotte

Mike Jacobs

Contributor
1 reviews
Philadelphia

C. Michael Bailey

Senior Contributor
1 reviews
Little Rock

Chris M. Slawecki

Senior Contributor
1 reviews
Philadelphia

Ken Dryden

Columnist
1 reviews
Chattanooga

Pat Youngspiel

Contributor
1 reviews
Berlin

Jim Worsley

Contributor
1 reviews
Palm Springs

Kyle Simpler

1 reviews
Dallas

David Bittinger

Contributor
1 reviews
Milwaukee

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Ludovico Granvassu

Publisher
69 articles
New York City

Len Davis

Radio Host
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Ian Patterson

Editor
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Belfast

Mary Foster Conklin

Radio Host
25 articles
New York City

Bob Osborne

Radio Host
25 articles
Manchester

Lawrence Peryer

Radio Host
25 articles
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Jerome Wilson

Contributor
24 articles
Washington

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Editor
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Radio Host
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Joe Dimino

Radio Host
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Mike Jacobs

Contributor
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Contributor
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Contributor
18 articles
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Danilo Codazzi

Photographer
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Radio Host
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Contributor
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Radio Host
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Publisher
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Radio Host
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Cliff Furnald

Radio Host
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New Haven

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Columnist
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David Bixler

Radio Host
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Mark Robbins

Contributor
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Contributor
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John Chacona

Editor
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Columnist
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Contributor
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Editor
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Columnist
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Contributor
4 articles
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Dave Kaufman

Contributor
4 articles
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Harry S. Pariser

Concert Reviewer
4 articles
San Francisco

Thomas Conrad

Contributor
4 articles
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Chuck Lenatti

Contributor
4 articles
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Radio Host
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Hobart Taylor

Radio Host
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Chris M. Slawecki

Senior Contributor
3 articles
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Mario Calvitti

3 articles
Rome

Chris DeRosa

Contributor
3 articles
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Sammy Stein

Contributor
3 articles
London

Nenad Georgievski

Concert Reviewer
3 articles
Macedonia

C. Michael Bailey

Senior Contributor
3 articles
Little Rock

Luciano Rossetti

3 articles
Milan

Martin Longley

Concert Reviewer
3 articles
Cologne

Geoff Anderson

Concert Reviewer
3 articles
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Gary Fukushima

2 articles
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Ken Dryden

Columnist
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Arnaldo DeSouteiro

Contributor
2 articles
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Walter Atkins

Photographer
2 articles
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Matt Hooke

Contributor
2 articles
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Jim Worsley

Contributor
2 articles
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Mr. P.C.

Columnist
2 articles
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Roy Strassman

Concert Reviewer
2 articles
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Nicholas F. Mondello

Album Reviewer
2 articles
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John Kelman

Contributor
2 articles
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Contributor
2 articles
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Album Reviewer
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Tarik Townsend

Contributor
2 articles
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Bill Gottlieb

2 articles
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Contributor
2 articles
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Dan Bilawsky

Senior Contributor
2 articles
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Contributor
2 articles
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Mike Chamberlain

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Contributor
2 articles
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Contributor
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Contributor
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1 articles
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Jason Elias

Contributor
1 articles
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Michael Ambrosino

Radio Host
1 articles
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Karl Ackermann

Senior Contributor
1 articles
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S.G Provizer

Contributor
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Con Chapman

1 articles
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Contributor
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1 articles
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Frank Rubolino

Photographer
1 articles
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Contributor
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Harvie S

1 articles
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Dave Hughes

1 articles
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Interviewer
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Contributor
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Radio Host
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Radio Host
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Publisher
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Radio Host
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Radio Host
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