Monthly Archives: August 2012

A Tribal Dance Delivered By An Evil Taxi…

Above is a C minor blues I composed quite a few years ago now. I’ve always interpreted it solo or with a flamenco guitarist but I’ve recently recorded, with a lone ambient mic, a version in a tenor-led quartet. We’ve … Continue reading

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Extending The Blog Roll And Other Biz…

Loving the latest post on Dark Forces Swing Blind Punches, The pleasures of post-purism: Joe Henderson in the ’70s. It’s a beautiful literary meander on a much maligned album, my kinda’ thing. It’s made me want to get acquainted deeper … Continue reading

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Lee Konitz Part I…

I had to get this post out there in some form or another as otherwise I fear I never will… Lee Konitz. It’s taken me a while but I’m making up for lost time. On all of the albums I’ve … Continue reading

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Bits And Pieces…

When will I learn? Blog posts don’t need to be essays all the bloomin’ time! I’m currently in the midst of a post on what I’ve learnt from listening to Lee Konitz, but being human I have other pressing issues … Continue reading

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