Monthly Archives: October 2010

All That Jazz – Fran’s review

It’s the end of the week, and our first foray into the tree of music is over. Before we climb onto the next euphonious branch, we share our thoughts on this week’s jazz album, Louis Armstrong Plays W. C Handy … Continue reading

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Welcome to Jazz Club

I must admit I don’t know too much about jazz. Jazz was born around the turn of the 20th century in the USA. After the abolition of slavery, Africans were able to play in bars, clubs and brothels. Ragtime developed, especially … Continue reading

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The journey begins!

Welcome intrepid explorers, to our musical adventure. Forthwith begins the quest to uncover the mysteries of popular music. Join us (Fran and Dave) as we journey through the sands of time and tunes, listening to an album a week in … Continue reading

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