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DIMENSIONS AND EXTENSIONS: Sam Rivers, 1923-2011

We were deeply saddened to hear about the passing of the great Sam Rivers. That last name is as right as rain — his talents were so varied, multifarious, they were like streams that fed into the greater ocean of jazz. Best… Continue reading

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Project for a Revolution in New York

SIDE TWO The Revolutionary Ensemble Manhattan Cycles India Navigation : 1973 Leroy Jenkins, violin, viola; Sirone, bass; Jerome Cooper, drums, percussion, flute, bugle, metal hoops, tape recorder. “Feel the wrath of my bombast!” said Mark E. Smith in the mid-’80s.… Continue reading

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