Now's The Time
All the unusual new/dates, plus Chicago JazzFest, Christian McBride, Dorado Records
Ben Watson hails the return of the legendary basshead
Put your thinking caps on and win utterly desirable Funky Nation memorabilia!
Choice free CD if you sign on the dotted line
The Wire T-Shirt!
Still time to kit yourself out most dazzingly
The inside dope on being out of it begins with Mark Sinker's essay on Karlheinz Stockhausen
Jazz and Junk
What made heroin cool; what heroin made of Cool; Joel Lewis makes the connection
Kin Green talks dope beats in the rap nation
The Electric Shaman
Magic, music and transformation-David Toop plugs into other worlds
What made Techno speed; what speed made of Techno; Simon Reynolds revs up
Great Lost Recordings
Ian Pennan listens to Alex Chilton's Sister Lovers
Philip Watson tests Billy Jenkins
Part two of Timothy White's legendary 1975 interview
Ornette, Greg Tate and The Penguin Guide To Jazz On CD/LP/MC
Discs spin, reviewers spout
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The Write Place
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