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Freddie Hubbard – A Preface On How We Met

By Benny Green Freddie Hubbard was booked as a special guest with Art Blakey for a reunion with the Jazz Messengers in the Netherlands during the late fall of 1988. He was scheduled to sit-in with the band for a pair of concerts, followed by a scaled-down faction of the band recording a studio album […]

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Review: Bobby Watson, MADE IN AMERICA

Artist: Bobby WAtson Album: Made in america © Copyright 2017 – Bobby Watson Smoke Sessions Records – 2017 Reviewed By Scott Yanow Jazz Artistry Now – Altoist Bobby Watson will probably always be best known for his association with Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers (1977-81) but he has had a long and wide-ranging career. While he […]