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#Art Blakey

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Wayne Shorter, Art Blakey and Lee Morgan in performance in 1960 (unknown photog)

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Wayne Shorter, Art Blakey and Lee Morgan in performance in 1960 (unknown photog)

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Art Blakey in performance with the Jazz Messengers in Amsterdam, Holland on 2/3/1962 (photo by Ben Meerendonk)

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Art Blakey in performance with the Jazz Messengers in Amsterdam, Holland on 2/3/1962 (photo by Ben Meerendonk)

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Listening: Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers - Like Someone In Love

Art Blakey is for lovers.

I don’t think this Art Blakey record has enough exclamation marks.

I don’t think this Art Blakey record has enough exclamation marks.

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Born on this day: Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, better known as Art Blakey
Photo by John Van Hasselt

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Born on this day: Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, better known as Art Blakey

Photo by John Van Hasselt

Al McKibbon, Thelonious Monk and Art Blakey
Photo by David Redfern (Source)

Al McKibbon, Thelonious Monk and Art Blakey

Photo by David Redfern (Source)

Under the Radar: Miles Davis - Bopping the Blues
With Art Blakey, Gene Ammons, Tommy Potter, Connie Wainwright, Linton Garner, Earl Coleman and Ann Baker.

Under the Radar: Miles Davis - Bopping the Blues

With Art Blakey, Gene Ammons, Tommy Potter, Connie Wainwright, Linton Garner, Earl Coleman and Ann Baker.

I’ll be attending a little “audiophile gathering” this weekend. We usually bring along some records. I selected 10 records randomly to put aside so I won’t forget. This is what I’ll be bringing.

Muddy Waters - Muddy Waters Sings Big Bill

Sam Cooke - Night Beat

Miles Davis - Miles Davis Plays Al Cohn

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - I Learned the Hard Way

Lightnin’ Hopkins - Lightnin’ in New York

Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

John Coltrane - Coltrane’s Sound

Buddy Guy and Junior Wells - Drinkin’ TNT ‘N’ Smokin’ Dynamite

Tinariwen - Aman Iman

Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers - Caravan