The Wire

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Issue 39

May 1987

Now's The Time
All your news plus IDJ, Jim Mullen

Sheila Jordan
Barry Witherden on song

Cool Spools
Another round of eyestrain

Craig Harris, Maggie Nicols, more

Recollections Of The Future
Old Max's Almanac

Gil Evans
A birthday celebration by Brian Priestley

Andy Sheppard
Another tenor titan? Chris Parker investigates

A player-by-player guide to Bailey's latest corps

Tadd Dameron
Jack Cooke looks back at a great figure

With all your favourites

The Payoff
Our new closing section meets Herb Alpert