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Eddie Condon

Eddie Condon
Born: Nov 16, 1905 in Goodland, IN
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Died: Aug 4, 1973 in New York, NY
Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: A major propagandist for freewheeling Chicago jazz, an underrated rhythm guitarist, and a talented wisecracker, Eddie Condon's main importance to jazz was not so much through his own playing as in his ability to gather together large groups of all-stars and produce exciting, spontaneous, and very coherent ...Read full biography
Live at Town Hall (1944)
Released: 1992
Label: Jass Records
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This consistently exciting CD predates all of the Eddie Condon Town Hall concerts released by Jazzology by a couple of months. Rhythm guitarist Condon, as usual, put together a spontaneous but logical ...Read full review
The Real Sound of Jazz
Released: 1990
Label: Pumpkin Records
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