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Ascent of the Nether Creatures

Label: NoBusiness Records
Released: 2015
Track listing: Earl's Tune; Ascent of the Nether Creatures; Ascent of the Nether Creatures continued; Evenings; 4 For 1.

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Rashied Al Akbar / Muhammad Ali / Earl Cross / Idris Ackamoor: Ascent of the Nether Creatures

Read "Ascent of the Nether Creatures" reviewed by John Sharpe

The Lithuanian based No Business label deserves an award for its unstinting documentation of the loft jazz scene in NYC during the 1970s and early '80s. Often characterized as a time when nothing was happening, the reality couldn't be further from the truth. With the influx of new talent from the mid-West and California, the performance ...


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