Add guitarist Avi Granite to your list of talent deserving of wider recognition

When Downbeat began its critics poll the category of "rising star" didn't exist like it does today.  Back then it was called "talent deserving wider recognition."  As somebody who votes in the poll, I prefer the latter category, as the definition of "rising star" can mean a whole lot of different things to different people.  …

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