barnburnerrrrrrrrrrrrrr

redsuns-n-orangemoons:

i-write-wrongs:

realest thing I’ve seen in a while

this was so amazing. so thought provoking. an eye-opening social criticism.

(Source: startswithabang, via pragmatic-particle)

Everything Happens To Me
Charlie Parker/Charlie Parker with Strings

I make a date for golf and you can bet your life it rains
I try to throw a party and the guy upstairs complains
I guess I’ll go through life just catching colds and missing trains
Everything happens to me

Don’t talk to anyone who says Bird with strings isn’t baller as fuck.

(Source: salsmineo)

A Night In Tunisia
Charlie Parker and Miles Davis/Bird & Miles: The Very Best of Charlie Parker with Miles Davis
tornandfrayed:

Multiple exposure picture of Charlie Parker, 1955. Photo by Eliot Elisofon.

tornandfrayed:

Multiple exposure picture of Charlie Parker, 1955. Photo by Eliot Elisofon.

Meandering
Charlie Parker/Charlie Parker, Meandering

noesjazzmeandering:

Charlie Parker - Meandering

1945

nineteen fucking forty five

Heaven

themaninthegreenshirt:

Charles Mingus, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk and Charlie Parker jam at The Open Door in Greenwich Village, Sept 1953.

themaninthegreenshirt:

Charles Mingus, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk and Charlie Parker jam at The Open Door in Greenwich Village, Sept 1953.

layer53:

Lovers do not notice where they are, do not notice that they repeat themselves. It isn’t repetition, anyway—it’s reassurance. And when you’re holding back and speaking in code, no conversation is boring, because the empty spaces are filled by your desires." - Roger Ebert

(via cenaco)