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A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Newport Jazz Festival 2014

The Newport Jazz Festival celebrated 60 years in grand style...

Miles Davis - Kind of Blue (center ring)

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Essential Albums for Starting a Jazz Collection

If you had to pick only 10 albums from the entire history of jazz with which to start a collection, these would be great choices....

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Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No: Kenny G, “Heart and Soul”

Rob Smith Can't Say No to the new Kenny G record -- but he can offer some non-lethal alternatives....

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Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Dave Brubeck at the Newport Jazz Festival, June ’60

I’ll freely admit that the first time that I saw Dave Brubeck, I really had no idea what a treat I was in for.  Out of all of the...