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BILL BRUFORD’S EARTHWORKS – Heavenly Bodies: An Expanded Collection

January 14, 2020

Venture 1997 / Summerfold & Winterfold 2019 The beat master’s well-grounded, but often celestial, oeuvre gets an anthology treatment to tease the unitiated. Despite his soild prog credentials, Bill Bruford has never been a rock drummer per se, and that’s … Continue reading

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VOLKER KRIEGEL – Two Concerts: Lagos 79 & Bochum 90

November 10, 2019

Moosicus 2019 Decades apart, acclaimed German guitarist locates jazz delights in the heart of Africa and on his home turf. An artist of international renown – as a solo performer, a leader of his own MILD MANIAC ORCHESTRA and a … Continue reading

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THE BRIAN AUGER PIANO TRIO – Full Circle: Live At Bogies

September 20, 2019

Freestyle 2018 In the intimate black and white: elder statesman of rocking organ serves up simple yet sophisticated delights. He started out as a pure piano player who led a jazz trio back in the ’60s, but found fame, if … Continue reading

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JENNIFER SARAN – Smoky Nights

September 17, 2019

Tarpan 2019 American songstress gets a grip on nocturnal possibilities and progresses to swing and beyond. Although jazz was a part of this singer’s DNA from the of her career, it needed a certain amount of cultivation, so Ms Saran’s … Continue reading

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MARK WINGFIELD & GARY HUSBAND – Tor & Vale

September 7, 2019

MoonJune 2019 Intimate and intuitive, little instrumental ensemble push the envelope beyond light and shade and shape penumbral numbers in the English way. Neither Mark Wingfield nor Gary Husband is a stranger to a duo setting, the former regularly releasing … Continue reading

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