I swear I actually like movies; I can’t help that they all suck.
I knew about 10 minutes in with pretty strong certainty that this was going to be a 10/10.
Cole watched it and, not one to be left in the dust, I had to do it ASAP. Given that my school was closed due to super low temperatures, I knew I had to do it today.
My wife and I talk all the time about fate. On my ring—the one she proposed to me with—it even has “fate” inscribed. We talk…
The pieces involving Cecil Taylor and Bill Dixon are fucking phenomenal. Paul Bley and Archie Shepp? Ehhhh...bits and piecesare worthwhile from them.
Biggest issue for me is the framing of the story of free jazz and erasure of so many, but also the choice of who is in this. I mean, Sun Ra, Carla Bley, Alice Coltrane, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, Annette Peacock, Ornette Coleman, Sonny and Linda Sharrock—these people were all still alive at this time period, and…