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Take Five with Time Out

Advantages: SImply Brilliant music
Disadvantages: Slightly too short

Some people say that jazz is either a thing you love or hate, personally I fall into the first category. I am a huge fan, and this particular album was the first I ever bought, so I thought it should get a special mention on Ciao! When I was sixteen I was ...

lizawithaz 04.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Time Out - Dave Brubeck

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Hooked on John Lee

Advantages: Quality from start to finish
Disadvantages: None

I'm probably not your typical blues fan as I love dance music, still in my twenties and female b ut for some reason I do and the man that switched me onto the blues was Mr John Lee Hooker after I saw him in an old comedy film called The Blues Brothers, he ...

sympatic 13.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Boom Boom - John Lee Hooker

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Aspiration

Advantages: The beginning of the jazz/rock-fusion era
Disadvantages: I don't think so

Before I begin with the review, let me make a small introduction to what the term fusion refers to. Fusion nowadays refers to bands, corresponding to a highly technical electric jazz idiom, with extreme improvisation, hyper-complex rhythmic patterns and u ...

kafouroutsos 11.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Inner Mounting Flame - John McLaughlin

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