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"Recorded in August 1960, the year in which black Americans' struggle for civil rights reached critical mass, 'We Insist!' was the first of several jazz-as-protest albums explicitly to voice the growing demand for equal rights. Conceived as a suite by Roach, its ...
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"Groundbreaking 1959 album by the widely and enthusiastically acclaimed 'Godfather' of the Exotica movement (a variation of easy listening that conjures up visions of ancient gods, coral reefs, jungle flowers and enchanting seas, bringing it all to living rooms around ...
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"Produced by Martin Denny and arranged by pianist Paul Conrad, 1958's 'Exotic Dreams' put this fairly unknown Hawaiian Jazz singer in the spotlight, to rival Peruvian chantress Yma Sumac for the title of first lady of "Exotica". 'Exotic Dreams' is one of those superb ...
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"Decades before the advent of 'World Music', bassist-composer Ahmed Abdul-Malik introduced Arabic music into jazz, creating a distinct, unique sound that was far beyond its time. Best known in jazz circles for his solid work with Randy Weston and Thelonious Monk, ...
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