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Hot diggity damn. Lee Morgan! Wayne Shorter! Classic version of A Night in Tunisia, maybe the best.
Posted in Awesomeness, GOAT, Jazz, Links, Medicine, Video
Tagged A Blog Supreme, A Night in Tunisia, Art Blakey, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, Jr., Jymie Merritt, Lee Morgan, Walter Davis, Wayne Shorter
It starts off like a rocket: a sizzling bass line is interrupted by a recklessly efficient drumbeat and then wonderfully dissonant piano rears its head and demands attention. This is certainly not your father’s Duke Ellington record.
Posted in GOAT, Jazz, Music, Photo, Psychoanalysis
Tagged 1963, Blue Note, Charles Mingus, Duke Ellington, Jazz, Max Roach, Money Jungle, Review