Giant Steps by John Coltrane

David Oke Geelong 1982 In my university music major I had my eyes opened to the art form of Jazz music. John Coltrane’s Giant Steps, title track of his 1959 album, always made me pull my head in. It was a reality check. It was wild.

By |2017-01-29T10:50:37+11:00January 29th, 2017|Jazz|2 Comments

The Sidewinder by Lee Morgan

Nick Gadd London, 11p.m., December 1987 I didn’t have money for new records so I resorted to Peckham Public Library, whose music collection was free of the shoegazing guitar bands I preferred. I was forced to explore other genres .

By |2016-09-20T08:46:21+10:00January 12th, 2015|Jazz|2 Comments