Memphis Room Music Show – Episode 3 – Phineas Newborn, Jr.

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In this episode, we discuss the melting pot of Memphis’ musical history and how it gave rise to one of the all-time great jazz pianists: Phineas Newborn Jr. Though little known today outside of jazz circles, in his prime Newborn was frequently compared to Art Tatum and Bud Powell while also being acknowledged as one of the most talented musicians working and recording.

After you listen, be sure to check out our Spotify playlist of music discussed on the show.

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