Don Cherry

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While in London, Michael O’Shea would perform in Covent Garden and on the tube passageways of the West End. The instrument he is playing, which he called Mo Chara, was made out of a door he found in a skip. Photograph: Edward Graham Lewis

 “The music echoes in the emptiness. It reminds us where we came from and where we’re bound.” David Mutti Clark was referring to the blues in his(...)

George Chuvalo taking on Muhammad Ali in Vancouver in a 1972 rematch. The Canadian pushed Ali the distance for a second time. Photo: Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images

In the build-up to their first fight at Toronto’s Maple Leaf Gardens in March, 1966, Muhammad Ali dubbed George Chuvalo “the washerwoman”. An excessiv(...)

Chances are you’re thinking ‘Neneh Cherry, where the hell have you been, girl?’ To many, she remains forever in a (...)

Billy Bang: Da Bang!
  • Music
  • September 6, 2013, 00:00

Fans of the violin in jazz have precious little to choose from, particularly at the modern end of the spectrum, so this final album from the late B(...)