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Charles Gayle

Charles Gayle has been played on NTS shows including Geologist Presents: The O'Brien System, with Lambs A' Crying first played on 3 January 2023.

Charles Gayle (born February 28, 1939) is a free jazz saxophonist, pianist, bass clarinetist, and percussionist. He lives in New York. Some of Gayle's history is unclear. He was apparently homeless for roughly 20 years, playing saxophone on street corners and subway platforms around New York City. In 1988, he gained fame through a trio of albums recorded by a Swedish label, Silkheart Records. Since then he has become a major figure in free jazz, recording for labels including Black Saint, Knitting…

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Lambs A' Crying
Charles Gayle
Knitting Factory Works1995
Lambs A' Crying
Charles GayleKnitting Factory Works1995
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