Tag Archives: Jamaaladeen Tacuma

JAYNE CORTEZ:
KNOW YOUR REALITY (1934-2013)

We admit it: We’re not generally fans of jazz poetry. The stuff tends to deserve the bad rap it gets. However, the work of Jayne Cortez is a blazing exception. With the help of George Scala, we’ve put together this… Continue reading

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Boogie Shoes

SLEEP TALK LOVE WORDS Ornette Coleman and Prime Time Of Human Feelings Antilles : 1982 OC, alto sax; Bern Nix and Charles Ellerbee, guitar; Jamaaladeen Tacuma, bass; Calvin Weston and Denardo Coleman, drums. New York City, 1979: Sid’s dead, graffiti everywhere, The… Continue reading

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