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“Bubber Miley was from the body and soul of Soulville. He was raised on soul and saturated and marinated in soul. Every note he played was soul filled with the pulse of compulsion….. Bubber was born in South Carolina, but … Continue reading
Continuing our exploration of Duke’s radio broadcasts on behalf of the US Treasury Department.
Duke Ellington was an extraordinary master of ceremonies who reveled in the spoken word….
A look at some of the music on Volumes 6 through 10 of Storyville Records’ release of the Duke Ellington Treasury Series radio shows.
Johnny Hodges one of the most unique voices in jazz, graced the Ellington band for almost 40 years.
A look at the first 5 volumes of the 25 volume set of Duke Ellington’s Treasury Shows released by Storyville Records. Continue reading
Tiger Rag provided Ellington with composition material for many years Continue reading