A two-minute drum solo on a 1959 Jackie McLean record had bold implications.
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He connects straight-ahead jazz, the AACM, Motown, Stax, Woodstock, and more.
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His final fusion session shows one era coming to a close and another beginning.
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On the edge with Carla Bley and back home with Mose Allison
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The years when a sideman chose a different path
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Why I'm starting a Substack, and what I'll be writing about.
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This is Chronicles, a newsletter about jazz, music, jazz drumming, music history.
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