14. The real thing

My ship. From Andrew Cyrille, Metamusicians’ Stomp, 1978 Manchester in the late 1970s. There’s one decent jazz gig a week,…

12. Way out West

Sho’ Nuff Blues, Bobby Bradford and the Mo’ Tet. Lost in LA, 1984 Now here’s a man who doesn’t get…

10. A fond farewell

For Harry Carney, Charles Mingus, 1974 Ah, what a band. The only acceptable Mingus drummer, Dannie Richmond, had come back…