Jamming at the The Jazz Loft


A new documentary explores the New York jazz scene circa 1959 through the lens of W. Eugene Smith, the LIFE Magazine photojournalist, and the shows that sprang up in a squat in Chelsea’s Flower District. Read more about The Jazz Loft According to W. Eugene Smith via okayplayer. and watch a clip from the documentary of Thelonious Monk and Hall Overton jamming after the jump.

Liz Wood is a freelance editor, fiction writer, and current student in the NYU MFA program. More from this author →