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2 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

Home T back with album

Their latest project, a 16-track set entitled Send Come Call We, was recently released by Reggaeology Music.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Melanie De Biasio - No Deal

A minimalist, semi-improvised collection of songs, the record has helped the singer garner comparisons with the great Billie Holiday, while also appealing to fans of late period Talk Talk.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Billie Holiday, Jazz

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Minnesota Monthly

Trending: Style Profile: Teo Nguyen

He is wearing a blazer by Topman @ Nordstrom, $300; yellow sweater by Moods of Norway, $129; gray oxfords by Calvin Klein, $70; and socks by J.Crew, $15.


Related Topix: Fashion, Designers, Calvin Klein, Black Entertainment, Jazz

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Arkansas Times

The Where We Are with Health Care Expansion Edition

The state of Arkansas appealing a federal judge's ruling striking down the 12-week abortion ban the legislature passed in 2012, the latest in the race for U.S. Senate between Tom Cotton and Mark Pryor , the latest silliness in the judicial eligibility controversy and where we are with health care expansion in Arkansas and nationally - all covered ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Pryor, Law, Healthcare Law, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Jazz, Black Entertainment

Thu Apr 10, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Spring is in the Air with Radio Deluxe

Every week, join world-renowned jazz musicians, John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey in their deluxe Manhattan living room for two hours of conversation and exceptional music.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Johnny Mercer

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore life, unnecessarily hard [Commentary]

Nina Simone lamented in song about life in the city back in 1978, and not much has changed since then for the tens of thousands of residents who are living in poverty, are homeless or who are suffering unemployment due to a background check that prevented them from getting work.


Related Topix: Baltimore, MD, Black Entertainment, Jazz, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Opinion

Mon Apr 07, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

The Nightfly: The Nightfly #2014.14 Hour 2 - April 7-13, 2014 , Segment 1

In hour 1, we'll hear new music from Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, sweet sounds from Nina Simone, and a wild and wonderful take on a Stevie Wonder classic from the Soul Rebels Brass Band.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Stevie Wonder, Soul, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

Wed Apr 02, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

The Nightfly: The Nightfly #2014.13 Hour 2 - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther...

In this edition of The Nightfly, in this week containing the anniversary of the assassination of Dr. King, we honor the life and mourn the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear songs written in memory of Dr. King from Nina Simone, Smokey Robinsion, and even hear from Pete Seeger accompanying civil rights activist & folksinger Brother ... (more)


Related Topix: Martin Luther King, Jr., Jazz, Black Entertainment, Folk, Pete Seeger, African-American, Rochester, NY, Mahalia Jackson, Gospel

Mon Mar 31, 2014

All About Jazz

EVENT: All Hail Jazz

"I'll remember April, and I'll smile," sang Frank Sinatra, who would have made a great pitchman for New Jersey's role in Jazz Appreciation Month.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Newark, NY, Rutgers University, Wynton Marsalis, Black Entertainment

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Montgomery Advertiser

George Michael in fine voice on live album

George Michael, "Symphonica" Forget about the health issues and personal problems -- George Michael sounds just fine, super in fact, on his first new album in seven years, recorded live during his 2011-2012 "Symphonica" tour in Europe.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, George Michael, Black Entertainment, Jazz

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Daily Kos

Jazz: The Jazz Singer

The most maligned and the most celebrated instrument in jazz...perhaps in all music...is the human voice.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, US News, Liberal Political News