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Many Styles

September 22, 2008

I finally mustard up the cahonas to post my very first mix tape Many Styles: Serve Chilled. The name pretty much sums it up. If your ready for some supper dynamite soul this is the mixx for you. Sick of the radio then this mix is for you. Think you need a chill pill? I […]

Blue Note’s “Droppin’ Science”

January 10, 2008

It’s no surprise to anyone that Hip-Hop has sampled other music forms since it’s inception. Any serious hip hop fan knows that many samples come from Jazz music. Famous American label Blue Note Records has been releasing Jazz Records since the 1950’s. Notable albums such as Lee Morgan’s Sidewinder album, John Coltranes’s Blue Train, Miles […]

Armstrong & Kaye

December 31, 2007

It’s often noted that the trumpet is the most demanding of wind instruments to play. No one played the trumpet louder or more powerful than Louis Armsrtong. He changed the way musicians would play by popularizing the solo playing and improvised soloing. Like many Jazz musicians, Louis comes from New Orleans- a part so bad […]

Jazz Room

December 31, 2007