The Wire

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Issue 55

September 1988

Now's The Time
All news plus Gypsy Festival

Kenny G
Mike Fish questions the pop

Cecil Taylor in Germany, WOMAD in England

John Lewis
MJQ's master meets Richard Cook

Iannis Xenakis
Talking to once-born Brian Morton

David Sanborn
Slam dancing with R.D. Cook

New tomes for cool homes

Booker Little
Andy Hamilton pays a tribute

The finest round-up of new records

The Write Place
Where readers blow a chorus