In 1980, Pat Martino was one of the great rising stars of jazz guitar. Then, an almost-fatal brain aneurysm nearly took it all away. It's been a long slow climb, but Pat Martino is back..
Wielding an acetate disc recorder and an acoustic guitar, folklorist Alan Lomax was certainly no jazz musician. But his imprint on 20th-century music—jazz and otherwise—is indelible.
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