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Issue 90

August 1991

Now's The Time
What's happening - Vangelis, Margitza, Fischer

Print Run
Recorded jazz outrage! Plus More

Techno titbits from Tom Corbin

Elliott Carter
Brian Morton meets the master composer

Frank Zappa
A spiffnificent guide to FZ, by BW and MF

David Sanborn
Give him another hand, suggests Richard Cook

A mess of blues from Virgin's new Point Blank label!

Barbara Dennerlein
Kitten on the keys? (Chauvinist-Ed) meets Brian Morton

Invisible Jukebox
Bob Stewart gets tested by Philip Watson

His purpleness proposed by Andrew Pothecary

Array yourself in spendour

Bigger than ever! more records, tapes, CD's

This month's offer - classic Atlantic soul CD's

The Charts
What's hot, top, flop

The Write Place
Back at last! Where readers extol and explode