Arnett Cobb’s Story, As Told to a Friend
Jazz Wax’s Marc Myers provided this link to Armin Buttner’s Crownpropellor’s Blog for this unpublished 1980 Arnett Cobb interview with Swiss jazz researcher Otto Fluckiger. Fluckiger, a friend, gets him to tell his life story and it just flows beautifully.
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Arnett Cobb and Buddy Tate Tenor Sax Battle
This is a special moment. The great swing tenors Arnett Cobb and Buddy Tate still in top form at the 1979 Northsea Jazz Festival in Holland. The superb rhythm section is Hank Jones, Gene Ramey and Gus Johnson.View Video