Memphis produced George Coleman, Hank Crawford, Booker Little, Phineas Newborn, Jr, Jamil Nasser, Charles Lloyd, Harold Mabern, and Louis Smith. And that’s the shortlist.

What the heck was going on there? The great Phil Schaap explains.

More Phil Schaap here:  PhilSchaapJazz.com

 

Jazz on the Tube’s in-depth looks at the jazz scene across America

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The Boston Chronicles
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/the-boston-chronicles-richard-vacca/

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Jazz from Detroit
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Jazz Secrets Revealed
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/jazz-secrets-revealed/

LA

Kareem Abdul Jabar on LA’s Central Avenue
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/kareem-abdul-jabar-on-las-central-avenue/

New Orleans

John Swenson – New Atlantis
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/nolarebirth/

New Orleans Remix
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Roget Lewis – The good news from New Orleans
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Harlem of the West – The San Francisco Jazz Era
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Jazz on the Barbary Coast
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St. Louis

The City of Gabriels
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/podcast-st-louis-city-of-gabriels/

Texas

Texan Jazz
https://www.jazzonthetube.com/interview-with-dave-oliphant-about-texan-jazz/

Ornette – Deep from the Heart of Texas
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Kareem Abdul Jabar on LA's Central Avenue

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