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Sunday, January 25, 2009
This is the great Thelonious Monk's advice to his one-time soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy about playing and living the life of a jazz musician. It could well be all one needs to know on the subject. Another example of Thelonious the philosopher. Click on to it to get a larger, more readable, image.
London-based journalist and author of Pulp Culture: Hardboiled Fiction and the Cold War; Neon Noir: Contemporary American Crime Fiction; and Heartbreak and Vine: The Fate of Hardboiled Writers in Hollywood.