Peter Kowald

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    November 15, 2012

    Ten Free Jazz Albums to Hear Before You Die

    Free jazz is challenging, violent, political, spiritual, joyous, peaceful, and a million other things. It's about shattering forms in order to find a new world of sound somewhere further outside. And once this new world is found, it's time to go looking for a newer one. When, as a college student, ... More >>

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    May 24, 2005

    Covering Expenses

    A who, what, why, where, when—and how many—of the uncharted world of independent jazz labels

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    May 24, 2005
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    June 1, 2004

    Hello Goodbye

    The ultimate jazz outsider confab comes to praise the dead

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    June 11, 2002
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    June 4, 2002
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    June 5, 2001
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    May 29, 2001


    In Search of a Cool-Blue Note

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    May 23, 2000