Posts Tagged ‘Youtube’

Straight No Chaser – Thelonious Monk aka Melodious aka The High Priest of BeBop aka The Mad Monk!

Few days ago I came across this marvellous and very interesting documentary on Thelonious Monk. Monk is a pure genius, a magician, a gifted and unorthodox musician. This footage is [...]

Whenever I Remember Them, It Fills Me With Nostalgia!

Biggie Smalls and Method Man live performing The What (1994) Look at this video: they gots skills, they gots presence, they gots charisma, they gots personhood, they gots flow, they [...]

10 Great Live Performances from Youtube and 10 Great Interviews (part 2)

Don’t forget to check the PART 1 as well! SUN RA ARKESTRA Sun Ra: I think of myself as a complete mystery. To myself. Jennifer Rycenga: And you do what [...]

10 Great Live Performances from Youtube and 10 Great Interviews (part 1)

Let’s start with 5! Not in any particular order: MILES DAVIS You want to know how I started playing trumpet? My father bought me one, and I studied the trumpet. [...]