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Howard Mandel has written about jazz, blues, new and unusual music for twenty-five years, publishing in Billboard, Down Beat, Jazziz, The Village Voice, The Wire, and many other publications. He is a former editor of Down Beat, Ear magazine, and RhythmMusic, and hhis commentaries are heard on National Public Radio's Morning Edition. Mandel is a two-time winner of the ASCAP-Deems Taylor Award for music journalism and is president of the Jazz Journalists Association (he edits its web site www.Jazzhouse.org). He teaches at New York University and lives in New York City.