Monthly Archives: May 2012

A SHORT HISTORY OF SOBBING

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MUSICAL INFLUENCES FROM TV SERIES ∽ Brew’s Childhood Television Memories

Lehnt Euch entspannt zurück und genießt die 17+ Vorspänne, so wie sie in den späten 60-ern, den 70-ern und frühen 80-ern im Deutschen Fernsehen kamen 😉 #1: #2 a) Deutscher Vorspann: #2 b) US-Vorspann, komponiert von Shelly Manne: #3: #4: … Continue reading

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IF I COULD WRITE A BOOK … An Upcoming Jazz Book Release & A Song

Jazz blogger colleague & Wall Street Journal writer Marc Myers announces the upcoming release (December 2012) of his book WHY JAZZ HAPPENED in his recent Weekend Jazz Wax Bits column. Quote: “In the book, I write about the history of … Continue reading

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A BAD LADY IN SIX FLATS — Say what ???

Well, alright, okay … This is a riddle. You all know Rifftide by Coleman Hawkins, right? — Well, that’s not by Hawk, it’s been recorded under its original title Lady Be Good by the one and only Mary Lou Williams, … Continue reading

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BUMPING ACTION, RE: THE MOST POPULAR POST IN BREW LITE’s JAZZ TALES

It’s Spring now, finally also in Cologne, but all your yearning for Summer is my command. And here it is, your, the reader’s choice, Brew’s most popular blog post: SUMMERTIME 3 X’s — By Bird, Trane & Brew Happy listening! … Continue reading

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