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#2884451 - 10/11/17 12:31 PM DownBeat gtr news oct 2k17 / 5 stories
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[1] Pat Martino abt to release FORMIDABLE, 1st album in 11 yrs.
Recorded w/his trio of Pat Bianci (org) & Carmen Intarre jr (dr)
+ Adam Niewood (sax) & Max Norris (tpt)

[2] John Abercrombie obit + career retrospective

[3] Walt Becker obit & retrospective

[4] John McLaughlin / Jimmy Herring tour update
+ career retrospective & 2 page interview,
wherein he reveals that the structure of the shows (sets by both bands, followed by dual perf) is actually drawn from a tour he did in the 1970s w/ Jeff Beck.

[%] Mike Stern / new alb release = TRIP
1st recordings since his 2k16 traumatic arm & hand injuries (broke both arms & permanently damaged R hand /he now has to actually glue the pick to his fingers).
Details / http://downbeat.com/news/detail/stern-flexes-fusion-muscle-at-dcs-blues-alley

McLaughlin & Beck (from a later perf)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_snqVCoNGd8


McLaughlin & Herring
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fyNFvnKCOMo


Stern
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKVz_8Itr1c

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKXRHxktGVE
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#2885330 - 10/16/17 10:31 AM Re: DownBeat gtr news oct 2k17 / 5 stories [Re: d]
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I guess jazz really is dead !
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#2885380 - 10/16/17 02:50 PM Re: DownBeat gtr news oct 2k17 / 5 stories [Re: d]
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#2885539 - 10/17/17 04:06 PM Re: DownBeat gtr news oct 2k17 / 5 stories [Re: whitefang]
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Well, it seems dead here at the moment.

Not even the remarkable tale of Mike Stern's deep devotion, such that he even glues the pick to his hand to continue playing, gets a comment.
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