The Wire

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Issue 27

May 1986

Mose Allison
Brian Case meets a son of the south

Under heavy manners with Mark Sinker

So What?
Illustration by Helen Thomas and Philip Bicker

Contemporary Classical
Back to the future with Max Harrison

John Scofield
Brian Priestly swaps plectrums

George Russell
In rehearsal: Photos by Derek Ridgers

Third Stream
Max Harrison hears sitars and saxes

Screen Review
Positive Commencers by R D Cook

Michael Zwerin at Large

Miles Davis
Birthday Wishes from Richard Cook

High Fidelity
Gramaphones by Steve Moore

Evan Parker
Biba Kopf learns circular breathing

Incus, Sunny Boy, New Age