February 22, 2017

Saturday Open Thread: We Insist! Max Roach’s Freedom Now Suite

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Sunday Open Thread: P.O.U. Sunday Jazz Brunch

GOOD SUNDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! In commemoration of "Bloody Sunday", check out We Insist! Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite as you enjoy your Sunday breakfast/brunch.... … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: We Insist! Max Roach’s Freedom Now Suite

We Insist! Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite is a jazz album released on Candid Records in 1960. It contains a suite which Max Roach and lyricist Oscar Brown had begun to develop in 1959 with a view to its performance in 1963 on the centennial of the … [Read more...]