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John Coltrane – My Favorite Things (1960)

John Coltrane – My Favorite Things (1960)

The premise behind My Favorite Things is simple. Take a famous show tune, shift it a direction and stretch it to...

Grachan Moncur III – Evolution (1964)

Grachan Moncur III – Evolution (1964)

In the post-bop explosion of the early 60s, Blue Note was the home of countless innovations. With Andrew Hill, Eric...

Archie Shepp – Four For Trane (1964)

Tribute albums are an oddly common occurrence and all too often they’re complete failures. It takes a unique band or...

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out (1965)

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out (1965)

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out Most jazz fans will probably recognize Joe Henderson from his work as a sideman....

The Velvet Underground – White Light/White Heat (1968)

The Velvet Underground – White Light/White Heat (1968)

White Light/White Heat stands out among The Velvet Underground’s packed discography as the peak of their experimental tendencies and bizarre,...

Jackie McLean – One Step Beyond (1964)

Jackie McLean – One Step Beyond (1964)

In my mind, one of the most intriguing stretches of American history is 60s and 70s. Looking back, it’s wild...

John Coltrane – Live at Birdland (1964)

John Coltrane – Live at Birdland (1964)

Coltrane – Live at Birdland (1964) If you want to quickly gain a sense of how rapidly and boldly John Coltrane evolved during...