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Respected R&B writer Phil Wight has given a lengthy and detailed review of Acrobat's recent release of "The Greatest R&B Hits of 1950" in Blues & Rhythm magazine. The full t...
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Here's a selection of recent reviews of Acrobat releases in respected specialist magazines fRoots, Jazzwise, Jazz Views and Blues & Rhythm
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Duane Eddy was perhaps the most important artist in the whole genre of rock ‘n’ roll instrumentals which burgeoned in the late ‘50s in the wake of the rock ‘n’ roll explosion, his uniquely distinctive...
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Milt Jackson is best-known as the long-time vibraphone player with The Modern Jazz Quartet, one of the most important and longest-established ensembles in post-war jazz. However, in the seven years pr...
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The 1950s saw the emergence of a new and more adventurous strand of political and social satire evidenced in books and newspapers, on stage and on radio, and especially on the burgeoning new medium of...
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Lee Wiley was a jazz and big band singer whose career began in the sophisticated orchestral era of the early ‘30s and encompassed swing and small band work through the ‘30s and early &lsqu...
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Artie Shaw was one of the most successful and highest-paid bandleaders of the swing era, but was also a brilliant and innovative musician, and an equal to Benny Goodman as a clarinettist
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