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  1. RECORDING: Lucky Thompson: Paris 1956-59Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... gone out of print. Now, I'm happy to say that we have them all on two sets from Fresh Sound. The first is Lucky Thompson: The Complete Parisian Small-Group Sessions 1956-1959 , a four-CD set that comes with a 34-page book of images and lengthy notes ...


  2. Eric Ineke: Let There Be Life, Love and LaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... workouts and compare their styles and approaches. The recording dates cover almost a half century from 1968 (Lucky Thompson) to 2014 ( and the avant-garde that had already made their impact in the 1960s. This conservative platform makes the music ...


  3. RECORDING: Wilton Gaynair: Blue BogeyRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Wilton 'Bogey" Gaynair, a mighty tenor saxophonist with a slippery-smokey feel reminiscent of Gene Ammons and Lucky Thompson. When you hear Gaynair, you'll find you're immediately taken by the size of his sound and how easily and lyrically he moved ...


  4. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Eddie LockeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... which brought forth many great musicians including the Jones brothers (Hank, Thad, and Elvin), Kenny Burrell, Lucky Thompson, Tommy Flanagan, Barry Harris, and so many others. He eventually formed a variety act with drummer Oliver Jackson called Bop ...