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Gene Ammons artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
February 20, 2008 The important yet undersung tenor saxophonist helped shape the sounds of soul, jazz, and R&B.
April 16, 2008 Gene "Jug" Ammons had a big, deep tone, perfect for everything from warm ballads to sweet swing.
August 1, 2001 The founder of the "Chicago School" of tenor sax, Gene Ammons played bebop and R&B with equal skill.
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