When rock 'n' roll and R&B were taking over as America's popular music, a California rancher's son defied the odds and made jazz cool again. Read more »

 

Django Reinhardt's name is practically synonymous with gypsy jazz. But Django should be the start—not the end—of your foray into this uniquely European spin on the music. Read more »
 

 

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