The Wire

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Magazine

Issue 15

May 1985

On The Wire: A Personal Opinion
Graham Collier

The Wire's Where Guide: Liverpool
Steve Lewis

Great Recordings: Mingus' Pithecanthropus Erectus
Brian Morton

Live: Pepper Adams - Peter King, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, Boogie Woogie Stars, Camden Jazz Week, Barbara Thompson's Paraphernalia...

Books: Paul Oliver's Blues Off The Record and Songsters & Saints, Stan Britt's The Jazz Guitarists...

Fontella & Martha Bass: The Gospel Message
Val Wilmer

Book: Viv Broughton's Black Gospel
Paul Gilroy

On The Record: RCA's Original Jazz Classics
Stuart Nicholson

George Benson
Stan Britt

Pat Metheny
John Fordham

Derek Bailey And Company
Kenneth Ansell

Jim Mullen
Stan Britt

Essential Coltrane
Keith Shadwick

Norma Winstone
Graham Lock

Incus
Kenneth Ansell

Soundcheck: Carla Bley, ECM "New Series", Egberto Gismonti - Nana Vasconcelos, Billie Holiday, Tabu Ley Rochereau, John Scofield, Son Seals et al...