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  • 1. Don Pullen feat. Sam Rivers – Joycie Girl
  • 2. Enrico Rava – Il Giro Del Giorno in 80 Mondi
  • 3. Hamiet Bluiett – Oasis
  • 4. John Stubblefield – Confessin
  • 5. Henry Threadgill’s Air – B.K.
  • 6. Billy Bang Sextet – The Nagual Julian
  • 7. M'Boom – Mr Seven
  • 8. George Adams & Dannie Richmond – Joobubie
  • 9. Rava String Band – Verde Que Eu Te Quero Ver
  • 10. Archie Shepp – Down Home New York

Following two successful volumes of ‘Journey Into Deep Jazz’ on BBE, proprietor of London’s ‘IF Music’ record store Jean-Claude kicks off a new “Introduction To…” album series with this affectionate retrospective of sister labels Black Saint and Soul Note - Cited by some as Italy’s answer to Blue Note. Killer selection of only the choicest cuts from the labels first 10 years! Recommended!  

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