The Wire

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Magazine

Issue 42

August 1987

Now's The Time
News! Plus Jean Karakos, Bob Mugge

Horace Silver
Paul Bradshaw reads his Horace-scope

Livewire
Art Ensemble and more

Xero Slingsby
Leeds burns while Ben Watson types

Books
Handbooks and Deltas

Bud Shank
Tony Herrington meets the big alto

Afro-Jazz
Bheki Mseleku leads to Mark Sinker

Soundcheck
Our biggest ever? Zorn, Ornette, tons more

Lester Bowie
Win the great LP!