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June 1989

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4 Now'sThe Time A l l newsplus our renounred column service 12 DesperatelySeekingFusion Chris Parker blows a fusion 14 Hotwire The wordfrom The Cat 16 spirit Level The lowdown on the breakup, told to Phil Watson 20 Livewire Frank Sinatra meets Sonny Rollins, and more 26 Fred Frith Big guitar, big trousers, told to Richard Scott 30 JanGarbarek A n exclusive talk with Brian Morton 36 KeithJarrett Steve Lake reconsiaks the keyboard kolossus 4 1 Books Dexter to Blixa and back again 4 4 Glenn Branca Mark "Flash" Sinker complains about the racket 46 Subscribe W e takeyour money 47 Soundcheck A l l the LPs you can't afford, zue review 66 The Write Place Your letters asfar as we can read t h

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