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Rolling Stones Drummer Discusses his Jazz Album.

Drummer Charlie Watts. For a quarter century, Watts has been the drummer for the rock band The Rolling Stones. Watts has also had a life-long love for jazz, particularly the jazz of Charlie Parker. Watts has put together a jazz combo that pays homage to Parker, called "From One Charlie," and he's written a kid's book about Parker, called "Ode to a Highflying Bird." (Both are published by UFO Records in England). (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)

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Other segments from the episode on August 6, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 6, 1991: Interview with Eric Bogosian; Interview with Charlie Watts; Review of David Byrnes' Cuba Classics albums.

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