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Bitch's Brew

Bitch's Brew, released in early 1970, marked a milestone in the multi faceted career of one Miles Davis. It likewise spoke to an entire generation of "fusion" listeners and creative musicians. From it's two disc 94 minute mix evolved many strange, intoxicating, and innovative brews. The set was so original that it will never be duplicated. Nor should it. But this album contributed much to the future of Fusion. For artists from numerous genres were driven to creative heights in attempting to reproduce the spiritual essense, intensity, and improvisational forces evoked by it's content. It is with this same spirit that I name this page Bitch's Brew.


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Miles Davis: The "Electric" Years Scott McFarland
Wayne Shorter Interview Mel Martin New!
The Art of Miles Davis Jonathan Poole
Steve Khan Interview Masato Hashi
Wall to Wall Miles James Hale New!

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A word to the wise. Catch the Monkey. That's Wise Monkey Orchestra. Tenor man Dave Ellis, charter member of the Charlie Hunter Trio, has played and recorded with them. Is it Jazz? Fusion, Free Form, or pure Funk? You decide. Go to Jazz Notes for more information. And check out mrlee.comfor an excellent journal of the WMO.

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jazzInteractive™ May 11 - June 9 Chick Corea and his new trio - Special Webcast

Chick Corea @ CD Now Chick Corea's four decade career is the stuff of jazz lore - an amalgamation of influential, limit-stretching musical experiences which have filled many a page in 20th century music history encyclopedias. For his new Stretch Records release, 'Past, Present & Futures', the innovative pianist has formed The Chick Corea New Trio. His first trio recording in 10 years.

'Past Present and Futures'

This twelve minute video documentary about the new recording, features The Chick Corea New Trio, including interviews with members of the group as well as performance footage. more...

Yellowjackets @ CD Now June 4 - June 13 Yellowjackets Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival

Watch the most celebrated quartet in Contemporary Jazz Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival, Den Haag - July 14, 2000. more...

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