Jimmy Smith

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15 surprising albums that helped shape the sound of Brazil’s pioneering psychedelic-rock group Os Mutantes

  For Wax Poetics Issue 31, Wax Poetics contributor Allen Thayer spoke with Os Mutantes about their radical transformation of…

May 20th, 2014 | | Record Rundown
Pete Rock and Buckwild at the Roosevelt Hotel Record Convention

New York’s golden era had hip-hop luminaries digging in the crates at the legendary Roosevelt Hotel Record Convention

It is no small privilege to have been invited to share with you the story of New York’s legendary Roosevelt…

May 9th, 2014 | | Articles

Out of the Mainstream

Record collectors often complain that jewel-case inserts and flimsy digipack covers lack the feel, smell, and aura of an old,…

January 11th, 2006 | | Articles
Issue 12

Issue 12

In Memoriam: Jimmy Smith (1928-2005) DJ Muro The King of Diggin’ Not a Digger, Never a Digger Beni B Phase…

April 21st, 2005 | | Wax Poetics Magazine