27-02-08

Buddy Miles R.I.P.

News8Austin announced the following news today : 

Buddy Miles passes away
2/27/2008 1:01 PM
By: News 8 Austin Staff

Buddy Miles was 60.  
Buddy Miles, 60, died Tuesday night in Austin with his family at his side.

He was the drummer and co-founder of the legendary Band of Gypsys with Jimi Hendrix. Miles worked with some of the biggest names in music, including Stevie Wonder, Barry White, David Bowie and George Clinton.

Miles recorded and produced the California Raisins commercials.

A tribute show will be announced shortly and all are welcome to attend.

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22-02-08

Teo Macero R.I.P.

Teo Macero passed away. You can read Ben Ratliffs obituary in the NYT here. Will have to listen to hose Miles stuff again, wht a punishment! R.I.P. Teo!

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18-02-08

The Jazz Baroness

BBC 4 broadcasted adocu on Baroness De Koenigswater which was available here. Otherwise you can check out the MP3 version. Enjoy!

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14-02-08

Roy Scheider R.I.P.

I just noticed that Roy Scheider passed away monday 11th. You can read an obituary from the NYT here. Must check 'Jaws', 'Klute' and of course 'The French Connection' out...

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Ornette Coleman Interview

Ornette Coleman is in Canada and was interviewed by the CBC for their program caled "Q". It's about 20 minutes long and you can get it here. Enjoy!

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10-02-08

New Live Trane : Pep's Lounge, Aug. 18 1964


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Paul Buckmaster : The Chitinous Ensemble

Paul Buckmasters Chitinous recording from 1971 resembles a lot to Miles' work of that period. No wonder since they met in that period and Paul Buckmaster collaborated with Miles. You gotta try this recording out !

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