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Bebop Spoken There

Marc Myers: " If the original group with Baker was Dover sole, the group with Brookmeyer was beef stew." - (JazzWax, December 7, 2019).

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Today Tuesday December 10

Afternoon

Jazz

Classic Swing - The Ship Inn, Front Street, Monkseaton NE25 8DP. 0191 251 3677. 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Free.

Evening

Jam session - Black Swan Bar, Newcastle Arts Centre, Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SG. Tel: 0191 222 9882. 8:00pm. House trio: Mark Williams, Paul Grainger, Rob Walker.

Tyne Valley Big Band - Fox Inn, West End Terrace, Hexham NE46 3DB.Tel: 01434 603681. 8:30pm. Free (donations).

Blues/Soul/Folk etc.

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To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Banjoed!

Brian Bennett (who else!?) sent me this YouTube clip. I take back everything I said - banjos, all is forgiven. Lance.

1 comment :

anonymous for fear of reprisals said...

Q. What's the difference between a Harley Davidson motorcycle and a banjo?
A. You can tune a Harley.

Q. If you drop a banjo and an accordion from a tall building, which one will hit the ground first?
A. Who cares?

Q. If you drop a banjo from a tall building, what do you hear when it hits the ground?
A. Applause.

Q. Why do some people take an instant aversion to banjo players?
A. It saves time in the long run.

Q. What do you say to a banjo player in a three-piece suit?
A. Will the defendant please rise.