Not much news on this yet, but yesterday the Organissimo blog posted an R.I.P. for AACM tenor saxophonist Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre. Kalaparusha was a great but under-appreciated free player who had fallen on hard times in recent years - subject of the Guardian video "That's not a horn, it's...
I found this poignant film on the Guardian's website today. I hope people around the world can watch this:
It shows him busking on the NYC subway and in rehearsals, plus some footage from home.