…maybe it does, maybe it doesn’t. Just for today, let’s put aside the debates, give the Original Dixieland Jass Band credit for getting jazz its earliest attention and enjoy their music in all its raucous, onomatopoeic glory:
Happy birthday to recorded jazz (whenever that may be).
There is more than one birthday celebrated around this date, isn’t there? Coincidence? Deep research required.
Michael, of course, Fats Domino was also born today!
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