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Drummer Brian Blade takes a unique approach to all of his collaborations

Brian Blade's musical experiences go well beyond his jazz ensemble, the Brian Blade Fellowship, and include relationships with the likes of Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, and Daniel Lanois. Brian Blade's musical experiences go well beyond his jazz ensemble, the Brian Blade Fellowship, and include relationships with the likes of Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, and Daniel Lanois.
By Andrew Gilbert
Globe Correspondent / October 31, 2008

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OAKLAND, Calif. - Offstage, drummer Brian Blade moves with an unhurried grace redolent of his Southern upbringing in Shreveport, La. Lanky and loose-limbed, gentle and soft spoken, he radiates a calm, quiet confidence. (Full article: 786 words)

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