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Playin' It Straight

Label: Poisson d’Avril
Released: 2019
Track listing: Petite Fleur; Rifftide; Jeep’s Blues; Did You Call Her Today?; Wickets; Stan’s Blues; Naima; St. Thomas; Annubis; Miyako.

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Kenny G: Playin' It Straight

Read "Playin' It Straight" reviewed by Ken Dryden

Kenny G has been categorized as a jazz musician by record companies simply because he plays saxophone. The reality is that his style is actually banal pop consisting of repetitious melodies with short passages of bland improvisation and, occasionally, long-held notes to show off his grasp of circular breathing—a technique Clark Terry and Rahsaan Roland Kirk ...

Playin' It Straight

Label: Strand Records
Released: 1981


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