Mr. P

"DJ Django"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 41% (9 of 22)
Location: London



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Ken Burns: Jazz [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Keith David
0 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Save ya money .....a sorry waste of time & resources that does little for Jazz as an art from imho.

Its full of [easily researched] inaccuracies and factual holwers: It presumes Jazz is mainy instrumental [rookie mistake!]....and has scant mention and/or ignores many of the vocal Jazz artists....and only gives lip service 2 Holiday, Vaughan, Bessie and Ella.....[what bout the rest!!] and yet clearly shows a [even for an undoubted pioneer] blatant bias 4 Louis Armstrong....again....and again....- props 4 Pops is due but after a while u get the impression u just watching a Louis bio.

It puts way too much emphasis on Be Bop [4 an inordinate amount of time - is this the… Read more

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