About this book
Subtitled, "The History Of The Music In The 1000 Best Albums". A mine of information and a source of insightful and witty criticism on jazz.
A guide to jazz recordings that every fan should know. It includes 1001 essential recordings from the authors' acclaimed guide, adding new information, revising and reassessing each entry, and showing how these key pieces tell the history of the music - and with it the history of the twentieth century.