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BobbyH

Tribute to BOBBY HUTCHERSON

I was awakened this morning to the news that Bobby Hutcherson, the prolific, legendary and arguably jazz’s greatest vibraphonist has passed away. For music lovers, this scenario is all too familiar. For jazz heads however, this neverending cycle of loss doesn’t take pit stops. I would like to be able …

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Future Classics

OnTheCorner
Future Classics
Worldwide Sounds

Future Classic: Mugwisa International Xylophone Group “Santuri’s Embaire Umeme”

via On The Corner Records: This latest release from On the Corner is the first release in a series of collaborations between Santuri, Soundthread and OtC. This record features electronic constructs and remixes of the acoustic recording sessions that will appear later in 2016, accompanied by more “Umeme” (‘electric’ and …

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Forgotten Treasures

AirAir
Forgotten Treasures
Jazz Soul

Forgotten Treasure: Air “Air” (1971, Embryo)

It’s always nice to see hard to find gems getting the proper reissue treatment these days. After doing an amazing job with releases by Leon Ware, Ned Doheny and Letta Mbulu, among others, London’s Be With Records are adding an important piece to their impressive catalog this summer. Long Island’s …

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