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11,767 (and counting) posts since we started blogging just over 12 years ago. 907 of them this year alone and, so far, 44 this month (August 11).

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August

Wednesday 12: Happy Birthday Ros Rigby & Don Fairley.

Thursday 13: Vieux Carre Jazzmen - The Holystone, Whitley Road, Holystone, North Tyneside NE27 0DA. Tel: 0191 266 6173. 1:00pm. Free. OUTDOOR gig.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Teddy Wilson in Toon.

A rare visit from an American jazzman in 1953. Look at those ticket prices!
Lance.

2 comments :

Unknown said...

i saw Teddy Wilson at the Newcastle jazz festival in the mid 70s with his qtet.... Stu Collingwood

Lance said...

Yes, by then the Anglo-American exchange situation had changed with the rise to prominence of the British groups such as The Beatles, Stones etc. opening the doors for American artists over here.

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