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Ethan Iverson: "Oscar Peterson famously said that Bud [Powell] played just too many wrong notes. He was really critical of Bud as a player, which I think is not right." - (DownBeat March 2021)

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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'"


12,557 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 12 years ago. 276 of them this year alone and, so far, 127 this month (Feb. 28).

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Tuesday, February 02, 2021

New Blog by Simon Spillett

Tenor saxist cum writer (or is it vice-versa?) Simon Spillett has entered the blogging world. His initial post went out yesterday and can be found here.

Having read many of Simon's posts on Facebook  and, of course, his highly regarded biography of Tubby Hayes "The Long Shadow of the Little Giant", I can guarantee that it will be well worth reading what Simon says on a variety of subjects. 


1 comment :

Lance said...

Welcome to Blogland Simon. I'll look forward to your always perceptive observations almost as much as I will look forward to hearing you at a live gig ...

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