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Sunny Murray 1936–2017

Drummer Sunny Murray died on 7 December 2017 in Paris. He was 81 years old and had lived in the city since the mid-1990s. Obituary by Phil Freeman


Burning Ambulance Issue 4 Out Now

The fourth edition of Wire contributor Phil Freeman’s Burning Ambulance magazine is out now. Burning Ambulance looks at jazz and Metal, and...


Noah Howard interview

September 2010

Read the unedited transcript of Phil Freeman's interview with free jazz saxophonist Noah Howard who died 3 September, 2010. An article based on this interview appeared in The Wire 263, January 2006