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Bebop Spoken There

Charlie Musselwhite: "I used to see these posters in the windows of the [Chicago] blues clubs advertising Elmore James and Muddy Waters which knocked me out. I was making a note of the addresses and at night I'd go back and listen to the blues until 4-5 in the morning." - (Blues Matters! Aug/Sep 2021)

The Things They Say!

Hudson Music: Lance's "Bebop Spoken Here" is one of the heaviest and most influential jazz blogs in the UK.

Rupert Burley (Dynamic Agency): "BSH just goes from strength to strength".

'606' Club: "A toast to Lance Liddle of the terrific jazz blog 'Bebop Spoken Here'"

The Strictly Smokin' Big Band included Be Bop Spoken Here (sic) in their 5 Favourite Jazz Blogs.

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13,530 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 13 years ago. 948 of them this year alone and, so far, 112 this month (July 31).

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Start Spreading The News...

Jazz North East stalwart Margaret Barnes has just returned from the Big Apple. She went slumming it on the Queen Mary, as you do. Who should she meet on board? One Christopher Riddle son of Nelson. Christopher, a bandleader in his own right, had a fund of stories not least about Ol' Blue Eyes. Next time you're at a Jazz North East gig button hole Margaret and get the low down. Oh yeah, she did 52nd Street and Birdland and...
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