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- ^ Up for Discussion Jump to Forums (1924-01-10). "Legendary Jazz Drummer Max Roach Dies At 83"
- ^ MADISON magazine: Max Roach and James Woods
- ^ "Roach's account of Georgie Jay's Taproom, excerpted from Swing to Bop: An Oral History of the Transition in Jazz in the 1940s, page 77"
- ^ The Week August 31, 2007 page 32.