Monday, August 11, 2014

News and Links

The Sonny Rollins “humor” post that started it all and the great man’s response. More commentary from Marc Myers and a different take from Phil Freeman.
More potshots: “Jazz is boring” in the Washington Post, rebuttal by Peter Hum and Marc Myers.
Hank Shteamer on jazz, controversy and music that transcends boundaries and criticism.
Allaboutjazz interviews trombonist Steve Swell.
How do you like your Blue Note: mono or stereo?

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