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'One Night In The West', recorded at the Swanage Blues Festival, is the long-awaited first 'live' album from one of the UK's most popular blues festival attractions
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The Acrobat July release of Tubby Hayes 'Without A Song - Rare Live Recordings' is currently listed as Amazon's top selling bebop products, above Miles Davis and Sonny Rollins
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Wynonie Harris was a mighty, mighty man in more ways than one – a consistent hitmaker in the heyday of post-war R&B, his songs were often anthems celebrating the joys of sex and alcohol, and...
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By 1954, the famous Ronnie Scott nine-piece was not only approximately half-way through its two and a half year lifespan, but it was arguably at its peak. Formed early the previous year, and led by in...
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Coleman Hawkins was a hugely influential exponent of the tenor saxophone in jazz, being widely regarded as the first artist to establish the instrument as an essential component of the genre’s s...
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Along with Ella Fitzgerald and other contemporaries like Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday was one of the great singers to emerge from the golden age of jazz singing as a premier exponent of an art form w...
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Alan "Blind Owl" Wilson was a founder member of Canned Heat, and was regarded by many as one of the great blues harmonica players of his era.
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