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Newly Published: Jazz on My Mind

New on our bookshelf today:

Jazz on My Mind: Liner Notes, Anecdotes and Conversations from the 1940s to the 2000s
Herb Wong with Paul Simeon Fingerote

Dr. Herb Wong (1926–2014) was an internationally recognized jazz industry leader and the author of more than 400 liner notes from the 1940s through the early 2000s. He reviewed not only the tracks on those albums but the artists and their eras as well. This book features the best of Wong’s liner notes, articles and album selections, his personal stories about the artists, and his illuminating one-on-one conversations with many jazz greats, providing an insightful jazz primer and invaluable discography.