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15 hrs ago | SFGate

Pianist, singer Peter Cincotti not content to take easy way

Singer and pianist Peter Cincotti has steadily evolved since emerging as a teen crooner a dozen years ago.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Star Tribune

The Big Gigs for April 18-24

Eight years after Soul Asylum bassist Karl Mueller died of complications from throat cancer, local musicians are still lining up to honor his memory via Kill Kancer, an organization set up by his widow, Mary Beth, to help prevent cancer.


Related Topix: Soul Asylum, Pop/Rock, Jazz, Theater, Arts, Moore by Four, Indie, Minnesota, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Eddie Marrero & Big Band Orchestra to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Laurie Beechman Theatre, 5/5

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Eddie Marrero and his Big Band Orchestra "Con Amor, A Concert Fiesta," Monday, May 5 at 7 pm in the Laurie Beechman Theatre at West Bank Caf in Times Square.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

The Montgomery Advertiser

Southern Hospitality -- Deborah Hayes Moore: An 'Unforgettable' tribute

He was remembered last Sunday during a gathering in his hometown, Alabama's Capital City.


Related Topix: Jazz, Alabama State University

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli salute legend Nat "King" Cole

UA Presents in conjunction with the Fox Theatre sponsored The Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli tribute to Nat "King" Cole, Friday, April 11, 2014 at the Fox Theatre in Tucson, AZ.


Related Topix: Jazz, Ramsey Lewis, Tucson, AZ

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Sub Pop Accepting Applications for 'Loser' Scholarship

Seminal indie label Sub Pop is once again accepting applications for its Loser Scholarships , which will be given to three students involved and interested in music or the creative arts.


Related Topix: Jazz, Music, Entertainment


Nat King Cole kicks off Jazz on the BBC

Jazz lovers will find delights aplenty on the BBC this May. BBC Four announces a season dedicated to jazz, featuring rare archive footage of some of jazz's greatest performers and smoothest voices.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Dave Brubeck

Sat Apr 05, 2014

New York Daily News

Nat King Cole's daughter, long-lost granddaughter reunite

Carole 'Cookie' Cole is seen with Caroline Clarke, the daughter she put up for adoption in 1964.


Related Topix: Jazz, Motherhood, Family, Los Angeles, CA, Entertainment

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Tucson Weekly

Tucson's Music Month

Because the Music Gods are smiling upon the Baked Apple. April is going to bring you more rock 'n' roll than this town may have ever seen in a single month - not to mention blues, gospel, roots and all that jazz.


Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Blues Explosion, Blues, Diana Krall, The Explosion, Jazz, Punk

Tue Apr 01, 2014


George Benson & Natalie Cole to Perform at bergenPAC's Spring Gala, 4/25

Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey presents the 9th Annual Spring Gala on Friday, April, 25, 2014 featuring the definitive Modern Jazz and R&B guitarist George Benson who will share the stage with acclaimed soul icon Natalie Cole.


Related Topix: Benson, Instrumental, George Benson, Jazz, Natalie Cole, Englewood, NJ

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Time Goes By

Elder Music: 1948

This Sunday Elder Music column was launched in December of 2008. By May of the following year, one commenter, Peter Tibbles, had added so much knowledge and value to my poor attempts at musical presentations that I asked him to take over the column.


Related Topix: Jazz

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Washington Monthly

Day's End and Weekend Watch

Glad to drag my sick and tired posterior to the end of this week! Hope yours has been better.


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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Ararat Advertiser

Tom Burlinson swings into Ararat

The Ararat Performing Arts Centre is presenting a rare treat next month - Australian star of screen and stage, Tom Burlinson, in his latest musical production, Now We're Swingin', a sensational, swinging salute to the masters of the genre.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Phar Lap, Western, The Man from Snowy River, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Tom Burlinson, Australia, Oceania, World News, Jazz, Michael Buble, Swing

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Singer Sue Raney making rare Detroit stop at Jazz Caf this weekend

Sue Raney with Nat King Cole, circa 1960. She will perform at the Jazz Cafe at Music Hall on Friday.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Jazz, us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel, Ann Arbor, MI

Tue Mar 25, 2014


Eddie Marrero and His Big Band Orchestra Set for Con Amor, a Concert Fiesta on Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Eddie Marrero and his Big Band Orchestra "Con Amor, A Concert Fiesta ," Monday, May 5 at 7 pm in the Laurie Beechman Theatre at West Bank Caf in Times Square.


Related Topix: Cinco De Mayo, Life, Holidays, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz