The Wire

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Issue 72

February 1990

Now's The Time
All news plus Jazz Awards report

New York
Howard Mandel on the apple beat

Billy Higgins
Karen Bennett reads the rhythm

The Top 50
How you chose the other ten

Seigen Ono
Speaks out to Mark Sinker-San

Livewire
A new space for our collection of concert reports!

Rohan De Saram
Cello hello to Richard Scott

Marcus Roberts
Speaks truth to Mike Fish

Kenny Wheeler
Man of brass meets man of meek, Graham Lock

Soundcheck
New Grooves from Andrew Hill, Miles Davis, more

The Write Place
Your envelopes opened, read, rubbished