The Torchbearer: A Conversation with Geoff Wilkinson

Geoff Wilkinson may not have been the first producer to combine jazz and hip-hop, but he certainly was among the most successful. Based in London, Wilkinson had been experimenting with the genre hybrid in the early ’90s when he reached the ears of Blue Note Records president Bruce Lundvall. Lundvall signed Wilkinson’s band, Us3, and

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