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Pharaoh Speaks

While being interviewed for the now-defunct Jazz & Pop magazine circa 1969, rock icon Eric Clapton was hailed as the "Pharaoh Sanders of the guitar" by his interviewer -- and Clapton was mos def touched. Tenor saxophonist Ferrell "Pharaoh" Sanders…
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Don Cherry, 1936-1995 Adding to a recent slew of early jazz deaths, Bay Area multi- instrumentalist/composer/bandleader Don Cherry died of hepatitis-related liver failure in Spain last week. He was 58. Born in Oklahoma City and raised in Watts, Cherry was…
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