Tuesday Feb 11
Liverpool City Champion
Tribute to Diamond is a gem
PETER Byrne will bring his Forever Diamond tribute to the music of Neil Diamond, to St Johns Park Bowling Club this Friday night.
The Buzz | Lucie Arnaz to headline Silks in the Bluegrass charity gala
Lucie Arnaz, daughter of Hollywood legends Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, will be in Louisville Derby week.
Al Jolson, Race and America
There are indelible links between race, the Civil Rights Movement and music. One of those relationships is blackface, the entertainment form in which white actors darkened their faces to sing, dance and act as African Americans, who were portrayed in a demeaning and stereotyped manner.
BMI will host 16th Composer/Director Roundtable at the Sundance House
Doreen Ringer-Ross, vice president of film TV relations for BMI, will moderate the BMI Composer/Director Roundtable at the Sundance House on Wednesday, Jan. 22. Al Jolson's 1927 technological breakthrough, "The Jazz Singer" was the first time a "score" was recorded for film that didn't need a live pianist or organist in the theater.