OGUN ‘Blue Notes reissue series 2022’ – London Jazz News

OGUN ‘Blue Notes reissue series 2022 Legacy – Live in South Africa 1964. OGCD024 Blue Notes for Mongezi. OGCD025/026 Blue Notes in Concert. OGCD027 Blue Notes for Johnny. OGCD028 Album reviews by Jon Turney Here be the treasure. And a timely opportunity to revisit the story – important, compelling, and ineffably sad – of British … Read more

Charles Mingus – ‘Mingus Three’ (rec. 1957, expanded reissue) – London Jazz News

Charles Mingus – Mingus Three (expanded reissue) (Rhino 603497841035 – album review by Mark McKergow) Friday 22 April 2022 marks the centenary of the birth of Charles Mingus, Double bassist, composer, pianist, band leader, activist and one of the most important figures in jazz. He and his music are not only key in developing the … Read more