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The Amazing One

This article first appeared at All About Jazz on November 19, 2006. At Birdland, Pee Wee Marquette, the diminutive MC, had a way of shouting into the mike when he announced the names of band members. Anyone who has heard it can not forget it. It made your jaw ache like you’d just eaten a quart of ice cream on a bad filling.”Ladies and gentlemen, he shrilled with the mike pressed right to his mouth, popping it and then causing ear-shattering feed back… [ read more ]


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