Tales of ‘Sco: Guitarist John Scofield on His Fusion Origins & His New Album, ‘Swallow Tales’

Guitarist John Scofield discusses his new album Swallow Tales on ECM Records, which features compositions by his friend Steve Swallow (holding acoustic bass guitar, top). Drummer Bill Stewart (left) rounds out the trio.  John Scofield has been a leading voice in jazz guitar since the 1970s, when, fresh out of the Berklee School of Music,

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