About this title:
This work is a leading guide to recorded jazz, full of information and often trenchant criticism. For this edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton have reassessed each artist's entry and updated the text to incorporate thousands of additional CDs. The book contains artist biographies, full line-ups, recording information along with details of labels and catalogue numbers, authoritative critical ratings, and full index of artists. The book should be of interest to aficionados and jazz novices alike.
About the Author:
Richard Cook, former editor of The Wire and music editor of GQ, contributes to various magazines and newspapers as well as being am broadcaster.
Brian Morton is an author and a regular reviewer of books and music, as well as a broadcaster for the BBC.
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