Stanley Crouch

Stanley Crouch is the author of The Artificial White Man and Considering Genius: Writings on Jazz.

Dvd extras
March 15 2007 7:05 AMNoir AmericaCynics, sluts, heists, and murder most foul.
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Nov. 2 2006 5:19 PMWill Obama's Biracial Heritage Help Him?
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Oct. 19 2006 1:33 PMConcrete BadlandsHow the gangster film began.
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June 23 2006 9:52 AMSwing That Vine, White Boy!The Tarzan Collection on DVD.
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April 13 2006 1:29 PMBlues on the Western FrontThree great films by Sam Peckinpah.
Music
March 13 2006 5:32 PMMiles Davis, Romantic HeroAssessing the trumpeter's legacy as he enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Feb. 23 2006 11:51 AMBrothers-in-ArtsThe unique talent that links Fred Astaire and Louis Armstrong.
Obit
June 11 2004 6:35 PMIt's a Shame About RayThe passing of an American musical icon.
Dvd extras
Jan. 25 2007 4:02 PMReplaying BrandoHow DVD adds new depth to his greatness.
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Nov. 1 2006 1:01 PMIs Obama More Than Just a Well-Received Poster Boy for the Democratic Party?
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Sept. 28 2006 3:29 PMThe Admiral and the DukeJohn Ford and John Wayne were more than simple patriots.
Music
May 16 2006 1:58 PMMaking Fun of DrummersListening to Roy Haynes will cure you of this habit.
Obit
April 4 2006 5:12 PMA Bittersweet Melodic ImaginationRemembering the saxophonist Jackie McLean.
Music
March 10 2006 6:10 AMJohn Coltrane's Finest HourBefore he jumped into the aesthetic abyss.
Music
Jan. 12 2005 6:36 PMThe Late ShowWhy Duke Ellington's late work deserves our attention.

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