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Aug 19, 2011 / 166 notes
i12bent:

Horace Silver (b. Sept. 2, 1928) is an American jazz pianist and composer of Portuguese background…
Silver is known for his distinctive humorous and funky playing style  and for his pioneering compositional contributions to hard bop.
Sep 3, 2011 / 244 notes

i12bent:

Horace Silver (b. Sept. 2, 1928) is an American jazz pianist and composer of Portuguese background…

Silver is known for his distinctive humorous and funky playing style and for his pioneering compositional contributions to hard bop.

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Sep 10, 2011 / 3 notes
alivesoul:

Coleman Hawkins Backstage at the Village Gate in New York City  1963 photo by Jim Marshall
Sep 10, 2011 / 13 notes

alivesoul:

Coleman Hawkins Backstage at the Village Gate in New York City  1963 photo by Jim Marshall

atane:

Jim Marshall asked Miles Davis why he was playing with a green trumpet, Miles replied “Motherfucker, do I ask you why you have a black camera?”
How can you not love Miles?
Photo by Jim Marshall
Sep 10, 2011 / 144 notes

atane:

Jim Marshall asked Miles Davis why he was playing with a green trumpet, Miles replied “Motherfucker, do I ask you why you have a black camera?

How can you not love Miles?

Photo by Jim Marshall

afroholic:

American jazz and rock drummer Cindy Blackman
Sep 13, 2011 / 401 notes

afroholic:

American jazz and rock drummer Cindy Blackman

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thedjintel:

Happy birthday John Coltrane. 
Sep 23, 2011 / 83 notes

thedjintel:

Happy birthday John Coltrane. 

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jalylah:

i love everything about this photograph.
atane:

All smiles. John and Alice Coltrane.
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And you RARELY see John smile in a pic…must be that Love Supreme
Sep 26, 2011 / 78 notes

jalylah:

i love everything about this photograph.

atane:

All smiles. John and Alice Coltrane.

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And you RARELY see John smile in a pic…must be that Love Supreme

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May 2, 2012 / 5 notes
May 3, 2012