Tag Archive: jazz

Mel Davis: the Talk of a Blues Specialist

By JOSEP PEDRO An extensively experienced singer, harmonica and saxophone player, Mel Davis is one of the most authorized and active living links between the East Side blues tradition in Austin and its… Continue reading

Harold McMillan: Inspirational Commitment

by JOSEP PEDRO Deeply involved in Austin’s music and art community, Harold McMillan has been providing access and exposure primarily to traditions derived from African American culture for more than twenty years. Initially… Continue reading

Música popular y vanguardia: Roland Kirk en la encrucijada post-movimiento por los derechos civiles

Texto: JOSEP PEDRO The cross gets awful heavy [at] different times but one is supposed to keep on going on, and carrying the cross on his shoulder. Roland Kirk – Old Rugged Cross… Continue reading