Your Friday Bargain: Jon Irabagon and Mike Pride for 99 cents

So the other day I was killing time on Amazon and discovered that the 2009 tenor/drums set from Jon Irabagon and Mike Pride - I Don't Hear Nothin' but the Blues (Feat. Mike Pride) is available to download for 99 cents, even though it's 47 minutes long.  I guess since it's only one track that …

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Um….it’s not their second record as a leader. Do your homework.

...haven't written in a while, time to shake off the rust..... When Esperanza Spalding's third album as a leader dropped a few weeks back I read a ton of interviews, short reviews, album descriptions, etc. that said Chamber Music Society (hereafter CMS) was her "sophomore" album.  BTW, I hate it when people describe someone's second …

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