The Wire

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Magazine

Issue 81

November 1990

Now's The Time
News, Tours, Club Dates

Joe Zawinul
Brian Morton confronts a high pressure system

Jason Rebello
The debutant view, by Richard Cook

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Live
David Murray, Marilyn Crispell, more

Art Blakey
Francis Davis raises a cheer for Bu

Books
Klook, Hamp and Benny biogs

Steve Coleman
He's about a mover, says Karen Bennett

Miles Davis Part II
The Blue Period (Kind Of), as read by Barry Witherden

Eyewire
Got those ol' art gallery blues

Andy Summers
Mike Fish helps with inquiries

Hard Wire
Our new techno, electro go-go pages!

Charts
Playlists, best-sellers, Leos

Soundcheck
Michael Brecker, John Surman, Spaceheads

Write Place
Readers' writes and wrongs