Jazz, declared saxophonist Archie Shepp in 1966, “is anti-war; it is opposed to [the war in] Vietnam; it is for Cuba; it is for the liberation of all people. That is the nature of jazz. That’s not far fetched. Why … Continue reading “On Free Jazz Communism“
Gabriel Bristow is writing a PhD thesis on the life and music of Don Cherry at University College London. He also plays trumpet, mostly with Urs Graf Consort.