If you can't be on vacation this week, you can at least escape to StLJN's sibling site Heliocentric Worlds, where there's a different, lovingly curated music video posted each day, drawing from genres including jazz, blues, soul, funk, classic rock, prog rock and experimental.
Recent posts have featured videos of Sonny Rollins, The Beatles, Memphis Slim, Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band, Ginger Baker's Air Force, Count Basie Orchestra, Bill Frisell, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, John Zorn's Masada, Dexter Gordon, John Scofield, Tito Puente, Branford Marsalis & Buckshot LaFonque, Ellery Eskelin & Gerry Hemingway, Don Ellis, Lou Rawls, John Lee Hooker, Blood Sweat & Tears, Phil Woods, Joe Pass, Thelonious Monk, Professor Longhair with the Meters, Earl King and Dr. John, Louis Armstrong & Johnny Cash, Johnny Griffin, Ry Cooder and James Brown.
You can see them all, plus hundreds more from the incomparable archives, by visiting http://heliocentricworlds.blogspot.com/.
Now's the Time: Stan Kessler and Todd Strait
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