The Life and Opinions of Papa Jo Jones
Friday, October 07, 2011
Paul Devlin talks about the jazz drummer Papa Jo Jones. Rifftide: The Life and Opinions of Papa Jo Jones presents Papa Jo’s Jones inimitable life and opinions, as originally told by Jones to jazz historian and novelist Albert Murray over the course of eight years, beginning in 1977. Devlin has transcribed, arranged, and written the book’s introduction.