Category Archives: Sonny Sharrock

Green Line Swinger

MELVIN THE ECHOS Steve Marcus, Miroslav Vitous, Sonny Sharrock, Daniel Humair Green Line Victor : 1970 Sonny Sharrock, electric guitar; Steve Marcus, tenor and soprano sax; Miroslav Vitous, bass; Daniel Humair, drums. Two words about these tracks: Sonny Sharrock. There… Continue reading

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SUMMER RE-UP: Coast to Coast

Originally posted 24 March 2007 HIT SINGLE GHOST PLANET NATIONAL ANTHEM FEAR OF A GHOST PLANET Sonny Sharrock Space Ghost Cartoon Network : 1996 SS, guitar; Lance Carter, drums; Alfrieda Garcia, vocals (“Hit Single” only); Eddie Horst, everything else. “Was… Continue reading

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THE BEST JAZZ OF THE 1990s, Part Two

WELCOME TO NINETIES WEEK (Part two of five) ‘Rewrite history while it’s still fresh.’ – JG Ballard It’s too easy to fetishize the distant past. We mostly highlight overlooked jazz from the 60s, 70s, and 80s here at D:O, but… Continue reading

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Coast to Coast

HIT SINGLE GHOST PLANET NATIONAL ANTHEM FEAR OF A GHOST PLANET Sonny Sharrock Space Ghost Cartoon Network : 1996 SS, guitar; Lance Carter, drums; Alfrieda Garcia, vocals (“Hit Single” only); Eddie Horst, everything else. “Was that too melodic?” – Sonny… Continue reading

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This Is Jazz

SAND DANCER EYE FOR AN EYE DEVIL’S RAIN Last Exit Iron Path Virgin/Venture : 1988 Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Peter Brotzmann, saxophone; Bill Laswell, bass; Ronald Shannon Jackson, drums. “I go out on stage, and my intention is to make the… Continue reading

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