The Wire

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Issue 62

April 1989

Now's The Time
All news plus James Baldwin, Kenny Kirkland

James Black
Obituary by Val Wilmer

QuaQua, Alex Maguire and more

Henry Threadgill
Just the facts, asks Graham Lock

Jackie McLean
Mike Zwerin digs the new soil

Karlheinz Stockhausen
Taking notes: Brian Morton

Sergei Kuryokhin
Mr Jazz Russia meets Mike Fish

Paul Reid
Ben Watson quizzes over the keys

Terry Cryer
A photo archive

Nina Mae McKinney
Stephen Bourne remembers the actress

Cecil Taylor, Miniature, all the heavyweights