The Wire

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Magazine

Issue 31

September 1986

Now's The Time
News plus Move, Airto & Flora and more

Anita Baker
The songstress speaks to R D Cook

Live
The world's greatest festival round-up

Zwerin
Mike Zwerin is fed up in Budapest

Gail Thompson
Cath Carroll feels the force

Recollections of the Future
Max Harrison composes himself

Toru Takemitsu
Brian Morton and the man from Japan

Herbie Hancock
Nick Coleman Rocksit

John Zorn
Dave Ilic on the art of squawk

Cool Spools
Chris Parker sets his video

Great Recordings
James P by Max H

Soundcheck
Keith Tippett, Mike Westbrook plus 100s

Jazzword
This box is bigger than Tim Colwell