Category Archives: jazz

History Repeats Itself

Since I’m a great believer in cultural cycles, I often find myself looking for the historical parallels in current pop music, but this one came upon me unbidden, while I was listening to last week’s Hot 100: DJ/Producers like David … Continue reading

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Happy B-Day, Ornette

“I was born in Fort Worth in 1930, and I knew about as much then as I do now. I don’t want to be smart and I don’t want to be dumb and I don’t want to be dead.” –Ornette … Continue reading

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