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The Tokyo Blues – plus contest!

TURNAROUNDPHRASE [MOJA]/TUNE IN 5 HIP-SKIP Miles Davis Shinjuku Kohseinenkin Hall, Tokyo 22 January 1975, 2nd set MD, trumpet, organ; Sonny Fortune, soprano, alto, flute; Pete Cosey, guitar, percussion; Reggie Lucas, guitar; Michael Henderson, bass; Al Foster, drums; Mtume, conga, percussion.… Continue reading

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Destination: THEN! + Destination: NOW!

DUNIA BARAKA Kawaida Kawaida O’Be Records : 1969 Albert “Tootie” Heath, drums; Don Cherry, trumpet; Jimmy Heath, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Buster Williams, bass; Ed Blackwell, percussion; Mtume, congas. A FLOWER IS A LOVESOME THING GOOD BAIT Ethan Iverson… Continue reading

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Do You Juju?

BERTHA BAPTIST Gary Bartz Ntu Troop Juju Street Songs Prestige : 1972 BG, alto sax, percussion; Andy Bey, electric piano; Stafford James, bass; Howard King, drums, percussion. McCoy Tyner’s Expansions…Miles Davis’s Live-Evil…Mtume’s Alkebu-lan…Pharoah Sanders’ Summun Bukmun Umyun…for a period there… Continue reading

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