If not for the unhappy ending, The Wayman Tisdale Story (Mack Avenue), a film included in the CD/DVD package of the same name, would make … Read More “Wayman Tisdale: The Wayman Tisdale Story”
Coltrane, Blakey, Hubbard, Monk, Kirk and Griffin in sizzling historic performances
Christopher Loudon reviews 7-disc set of Frank Sinatra television concerts and and appearances
During a freewheeling half-hour interview that serves as a bonus feature on this DVD, Miles Davis is asked a number of questions regarding the controversy … Read More “Miles Davis: That’s What Happened: Live in Germany 1987”
While peers and critics have no qualms about equating her with Ella, Sarah and Billie, Anita O’Day’s passing in 2006 at age 87 was met … Read More “Anita O’Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer”
Video of late trumpeter from 1981 showcases his remarkable chops and musicality.