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Article: Interview

Bill Goodwin: Not Less Than Everything

Read "Bill Goodwin: Not Less Than Everything" reviewed by Victor L. Schermer

Bill Goodwin is like a breath of fresh air blowing through jazz. From the time around 1954 when he was in jny: Los Angeles and just learning the drums, and inspired by Shelly Manne, to today, around his 80th birthday, he has loved jazz and the musicians unconditionally. He has befriended and worked with so many ...


Article: Rediscovery

The Phil Woods Six: Live from the Showboat

Read "The Phil Woods Six: Live from the Showboat" reviewed by John Kelman

The Phil Woods SixLive from the ShowboatSony Music Japan2015 (1977) With the sad passing of Phil Woods on September 29, 2015, what better way to honor the career of this alto (and occasionally soprano) saxophone giant with the Rediscovery of a live album that, long out of print--and previously only available ...


Block Notes

Released: 2012
Track listing: 01. Block Notes; 02. Together; 03. Pioggia d'estate; 04. Dewey Square; 05. Venezia; 06. H2o; 07. Like Sonny; 08. The Booze.


Article: Album Review

Antonio Tosques: Block Notes

Read "Block Notes" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Questo secondo disco del chitarrista pugliese Antonio Tosques lo vede alla prese con un contesto stilistico che punta decisamente al jazz mainstream venato di hard bop. Tosques quindi sceglie di lasciarsi alle spalle le atmosfere più derivative della musica fusion che avevano caratterizzato il suo album precedente, Synopsis. La presenza del pianista veterano Mike Melillo è ...


Timeless Monk

Label: Love Records
Released: 2001


Article: Album Review

Mike Melillo & Ares Tavolazzi: Almost Blue: Chet Lives

Read "Almost Blue: Chet Lives" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

On Almost Blue: Chet Lives, pianist Mike Melillo and bassist Ares Tavolazzi perform a series of duets consisting of standards and one Melillo penned composition in tribute to his former employer, trumpeter Chet Baker. Simply put, the duo capture the essence of Baker’s sensitive lines, acute utilization of “space” via fluid yet at times sparse phrasing ...


Duets For Yardbird

Label: Love Records
Released: 1987



Label: Love Records
Released: 1986


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