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2014–A Bad Year for Jazz

And it’s not even September yet. I don’t know why, but this is shaping up to be the year that popular culture decided to take a dump on jazz. ¬†Everyone from the normally sympathetic New Yorker to the Washington Post decided it was a slow news month, so time to let ‘er rip. But even …


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Goodbye Turkey Neck, Hello Pork Butt

The Turkey Neck Stew outing was a success, so time to push my luck. If you’re coming in late, I made TNS last week for the first time, based on somebody’s offhand remark.¬† I think next time around, I would use less meat–five pounds was a bit much for a large pot–but one package wasn’t …

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