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Posted On Dezember 16, 2017By Alf MayerIn Crimemag, CrimeMag Dezember 2017, Musics

Bill Ott: Happy Birthday, Monk

Monk and Harvey Bill Ott, more than 30 years with Booklist, continues to edit the crime fiction section of the magazine and still delights in discovering new hard-boiled writers – or writing about The Greats. Here he gives us permission to republish his toughts about Thelonious Monk & British author John Harvey, who happens to be our columnist. John Harvey ist widely known for his Jazz loving Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick. (A review of his latest, „Darkness, Darkness“ (dt. Unter Tage), you’ll find here: „Kohlenpott-Blues„.) Jazzman Thelonious Sphere Monk (1917–82) was notoriously late for gigs,Read More