"...the one from the other."

Good is easy. Great is something else altogether.
Separating the wheat from the chaff since 1997

A tumblelog by C. Michael Bailey

At Fillmore East: The 1971 Fillmore Recordings

My review of the Allman Brothers Band: At Fillmore East: The 1971 Fillmore Recordings published today at All About Jazz. I have waited for this release for 30 years and here it is. This is the most significant reissue of this decade.

InDuologue: Blue Skies

My Review of InDuologue: Blue Skies published today at All About Jazz. I am finally squeezing out a couple of reviews…the next solo review will be Laurie Antonioli’s new disc…

Jazz Vocals June

My Bailey’s Bundles - Jazz Vocals June - Published today at All About Jazz…

Jazz Quanta June

My Jazz Quanta June published today at All About Jazz…I wax poetic in the Bach piece…!

Wail: The Life of Bud Powell by Peter Pullman

My review of Wail: The Life of Bud Powell by Peter Pullman published at All About Jazz. This is a bracing and exhaustive study of pianist Bud Powell that exposes Jim Crow in the North in the 1940s and ’50s