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Bebop Spoken There

“Television is just a bunch of people with nothing to do watching people who can't do nothing.”Wingy Manone (Down Beat April 7, 1966).

Bebop Spoken There Archives: Greg Abate to Mike Zwerin.

Today Saturday April 19

MARK TOOMEY QUARTET - Jazz Café, 25 Pink Lane, Newcastle NE1 5DW. £5.00. 9.30pm (Free before 9 pm..)
Bird Lives!
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ZOE GILBY TRIO - Salsa Café, 89 Westgate Rd., Newcastle NE1 5AE. 9:30pm. Free.
Top songstress in intimate setting.
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GILES STRONG (Solo Guitar) - Cherry Tree Restaurant, Osborne Rd. Newcastle. Tel 2399924. 7:30pm.
Relax with good food and good solo jazz.
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RAY DALES QUARTET - Conservative Club, Saltburn. Free. 8.30pm.
Another fine alto player with swinging trio.
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HILDY HARLAND - Chichester Arms (Next to Chichester Metro), South Shields. 8.30pm.
Singer, new to me, worth checking out (See poster in RH Column).

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Stop Press!

I have a bit of stop press news for you; Simon Spillett's new album "SQUARE ONE" is released today - and the first place it will go on sale will be at the Corner House tomorrow night. It's Simon's first album since 2007 - so please form an orderly queue! I'm already thinking of it in terms of my CD of the year and I haven't even heard it yet!
Lance.

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Bebop Spoken Here -- Here, being the north-east of England -- centred in the blues heartland of Newcastle and reaching down to the Tees Delta and looking upwards to the Land of the Kilt.
Not a very original title, I know; not even an accurate one as my taste, whilst centred around the music of Bird and Diz, extends in many directions and I listen to everything from King Oliver to Chick Corea and beyond. Not forgetting the Great American Songbook the contents of which has provided the inspiration for much great jazz and quality popular singing for round about a century.
The idea of this blog is for you to share your thoughts and pass on your comments on discs, gigs, jazz - music in general. If you've been to a gig/concert or heard a CD that knocked you sideways please share your views with us. Tell us about your favourites, your memories, your dislikes.
Lance (Who wishes it to be known that he is not responsible for postings other than his own and that he's not always responsible for them.)
PS:I don't care what your political views are - you can love or hate Maggie, Tony, Genghis Khan or Julius Caesar - just don't air them here!
Contact: lanceliddle@gmail.com I look forward to hearing from you.

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