May 30, 2019 Playlist #1103

Buried deep in my stacks of vinyl is a 1964 recording by English singer Cleo Laine with her exploration of the works of William Shakespeare, but Duke Ellington’s “Such Sweet Thunder” preceded that and remains one of the most popular works with old Willie and  jazz. (There’s a Canadian connection Read More & Listen

May 23, 2019 Playlist #1102

This episode of One Man’s Jazz demonstrates the wide-range of this music called jazz, from the free jazz of Slovenian guitarist Samo Salomon’s Freequestra to hip hop pioneers The Last Poets new recording (they always were tied to jazz) to the superstar quartet OGJB (Oliver Lake, Graham Haynes, Joe Fonda Read More & Listen