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Issue 1092

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Tubby 1

Tubby Hayes Quartet : The lost Fontana Studio Session 1969

Like Sonny Rollins, Joe Henderson and John Coltrane,Edward Brian 'Tubby' Hayes was an endlessly enriching improviser.This newly found masterpiece

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Ashley 1

Ashley Henry : Between The Lines Ft.MC Sparkz & Keyon Harrold

A sophisticated slice of neo soul rap is served up on this single taster for the new album and jolly good it is too, it works on so many levels.

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KLO1

King Louie Organ Trio : It's About Time

The 1960s soulful jazz organ era is the overarching influences for this solid contemporary player and the all original compositions reflect this. Pain shows his natural openess with his excellent trio

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Dower 1

David Dower Trio : Made In Sofia

It reinforces Dower's position as one of Australia's brightest jazz ensemble leaders.Down under cannot and will not contain him, here he flexes his considerable talent on the international stage

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Mingus : Jazz in Detroit / Strata Concert Gallery / 46 Selden

When you think of icons of jazz on their particular instrument who would you pick? John Coltrane comes to mind on sax,Bill Evans Piano,Art Blakey drums but who on bass?

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The Brian Auger Trio: Live At Bogies EP

Trailblazer and organist extraordinaire Brian Auger cuts his teeth with his first piano led trio...

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Tramp

Lucky Brown & The SG's : Mesquite Suite

Tramps records maybe germany's smallest funk label but they sure do pack a punch when they deliver new product.

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Hexagonal

Hexagonal : McCoy & Mseleku

The opener 'Walk Spirit Talk Spirit' kicks off with heavy horn blessedness reigning down on this lilting slow burner of a tune that explodes into a fast swing driven imperiously by drummer,Tristan Banks

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Swing out Sister: Almost Persuaded (Miso)

Swing Out Sister: Almost Persuaded (MISO)

It’s been 10 years since Swing Out Sister's last studio album graced the charts and new album “Almost Persuaded”, which has taken 3 years to record, herald’s a triumphant return to form...

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Jake Mason Trio: The Stanger In The Mirror

Jake Mason Trio: The Stranger In The Mirror

These guys really have excelled themselves in pushing the boundaries of soul jazz and on the quality of what's on offer,a scintillating killer of epic proportions

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