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Today Tuesday January 21

Afternoon

Jazz

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

Cancelled - room being decorated back on Jan. 28.

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Evening

Air4ce - Cluny 2, Lime St., Newcastle NE1 2PQ. Tel: 0191 230 4474. Doors 7:30pm. £8.00. Ginger Baker tribute featuring regional jazz & blues musicians.

Acoustic Infusion with the Mighty Horns - Forum Music Centre, Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SG. Tel: 01325 363135. 7:30pm (doors 7:00pm). £5.00.

Blues/Soul/Folk etc.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Pseudonyms.

Idly reading the liner notes of an album by one "Buckshot La Funke" I recalled some of my favourite jazz pseudonyms ! Other contributors may wish to add their favourites and identify them! Art Salt.
Ferris Bender.
Izzy Goldberg.
Slim Romero.
Joe Chevrolet.
Charlie Chan.
From; Dave Brownlow.

2 comments :

Lance said...

Art Salt was of course - Art Pepper and Charlie Chan - Charlie Parker but I don't recognise the others.
I seem to remember Johnny Hodges 'moonlighting' as Cue Porter or did he just sound like Hodges?

Dave B said...

Buckshot La Funke was Cannonball Adderley.
Ferris Bender was Jackie McLean. Izzy Goldberg was Dizzy Gillespie.
Slim Romero was Fats Navarro.
Joe Chevrolet was Joe Dodge.