Charlie Parker
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How That Flawed Man Flew: Beyond the Myth of Charlie Parker
21 Oct 2013 // 8:20 PM

Chuck Haddix's new biography of the great alto saxophonist unearths fresh details of his early life—and helps us to see more clearly his genius and his tragedy.

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Charlie Parker's War with Jazz
26 Feb 2014 // 1:00 AM

If the devil lives in the details, Stanley Crouch’s mission in his biography of Charlie Parker is not just to befriend the devil, but to make him a business partner.

'Masters of American Music': Come, Be Dazzled By Jazz
15 Nov 2011 // 3:00 PM

Bird, The Divine One, Monk and Lady Day are just the icing on the cake of this fantastic DVD boxset.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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