Tuesday, May 26, 2009

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1959: Jazz's Greatest Year
"1959 was a banner year for jazz--new directions developed that shaped the art form for decades to come. Download 1959: Jazz's Greatest Year and get a feel for this pivotal period and if you like what you hear, explore more the special 50th anniversary reissues featured on the sampler: Dave Brubeck's Time Out, Charles Mingus's Ah Um, and Miles Davis's Sketches of Spain."

"What Have You Done," Naomi Shelton and the Gospel Queens
"Nana and Jimi," Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women
"Frank's Tavern," Calexico
"1968," Alejandro Escovedo
"Back on the MF Street," Disco Ensemble
"Rule the Blood," Callisto
"Valley of Fire," Alphadiabetic
"Art Noveau," Hitch