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3 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

For Tony Bennett, 88, The Point of Art is to Convey 'Truth and Beauty'

There's long been talk of a collaboration CD between the two, and it seems that come September, the two finally will release Cheek to Cheek , an album that finds the unlikely collaborators crooning jazz standards, backed by consummate jazz professionals.

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Related Topix: Jazz, New York

11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

National Beat: Tony Bennett Jazzes Up The Grand Sierra Resort in Reno

Tony Bennett , WWII veteran, author, painter, sixteen time grammy winner, and recipient of too many honors to list here graced The Grand Sierra Resorts Grand Theatre Saturday .

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Related Topix: Jazz, Benny Goodman

15 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

'So You Think You Can Dance': Final Six Recap

Just name Ricky and Valerie already. DO IT. But no, we are paring it down week by week on So You Think You Can Dance.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Disco, Donna Summer

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

SYTYCD: The Tokyo rave episode

Seasoned guest judge Christina Applegate joined Nigel and Mary tonight as the Top 6 showed us their dancing chops.

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Related Topix: What I Like About You, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Jazz, Arts, Dance

Globe and Mail

Eyes in the Heat: It's fresh, loud and proud

That's the manifesto from Nerve Beats, the artful punks from Honolulu who introduce their Radio Action album with those words and the chugging garage-jazz announcement of the opening track Eyes in the Heat .

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Related Topix: Jazz

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett to Appear on HSN; "Cheek to Cheek" Track Listing Revealed

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are pulling out all the stops to promote their upcoming album of jazz duets, Cheek to Cheek.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Dance, Cher, Pop/Rock

KURB-FM Little Rock

Lady Gaga Unveils Artwork for "Cheek to Cheek" Duets Album

Lady Gaga looks like a '70s throwback on the cover of Cheek to Cheek, her upcoming duet album with legendary crooner Tony Bennett.

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Related Topix: Jazz

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett to Appear on HSN; "Chee...

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are pulling out all the stops to promote their upcoming album of jazz duets, Cheek to Cheek.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Dance, Cher, Pop/Rock

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett to Appear on HSN; "Cheek to Cheek" Track Listing Revealed

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are pulling out all the stops to promote their upcoming album of jazz duets, Cheek to Cheek.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Dance, Cher, Pop/Rock

KXVO

/C O R R E C T I O N -- Interscope Records/

The complete, corrected release follows: /PRNewswire/ -- Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga: Cheek To Cheek is available for pre-order beginning today.

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Related Topix: Interscope Records, Media, Music, Jazz, Online Music

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KLIQ-FM Hastings

Lady Gaga Unveils Artwork for "Cheek to Cheek" Duets Album

Lady Gaga looks like a '70s throwback on the cover of Cheek to Cheek, her upcoming duet album with legendary crooner Tony Bennett.

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Related Topix: Jazz

WTVR Richmond

Tony Bennett plays Altria Theater in December

Tony Bennett, the 17 time Grammy award winning performer, will visit Richmond for one night only on December 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Tobacco, Theater, Arts, Jazz, Richmond, VA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Album of the Week: "It's a Good Day" from Cyrille Aimee

As a young girl in the northern French town of Samois, vocalist Cyrille Aimee fell in love with the vibrant local music scene.

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Related Topix: Django Reinhardt, Jazz, Duke Ellington, Ellington, NY

Fri Aug 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Tony Bennett Returns to Ravinia Festival Tonight

There's only one! The magnificent Tony Bennett , returns to the Ravinia Festival this evening, August 16, at 8:30 PM.

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Quartet, Highland Park, IL, Recreational Vehicle, Award

KURB-FM Little Rock

Lady Gaga Will Make Young People "Fall in Love with" Standards, Predicts Tony Bennett

Collaborating with Lady Gaga is part of Tony Bennett 's not-so-secret plan to turn young kids on to legendary songwriters and their classic tunes, the crooner says.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin

Globe and Mail

FKA twigs is 'more than music because she's more than a musician'

After making waves with two spare, intense and self-controlled EPs, FKA twigs is taking a different tack into R&B on her first full album, "LP1."

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Related Topix: Marketing, Jazz, Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Lady Gaga

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Vancouver Courier

Vancouver's Orpheum Theatre from bottom up

The Orpheum's organ originally was raised and lowered by hydraulics. During intermission, it was unintentionally lowered by water pressure from the theatre's toilets.

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Related Topix: Jazz

BroadcastNewsroom

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek To Cheek LIVE!, Swings on...

Brand new special presentation of PBS Arts Fall Festival features the collaboration between the two generation-spanning musical artists celebrating jazz music & Lady Gaga: Cheek To Cheek LIVE! -- featuring an evening of classic jazz standards in both vocal duets and soloperformances -- will air on THIRTEEN's Great Performances , , each song was ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jazz, Classical, Philip Glass, Arts, Opera, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra

Detroit Free Press

12 signature Tony Bennett jazz recordings

Tony Bennett's lifelong passion for jazz has yielded a number of signature recordings.

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Related Topix: Jazz, New York, Bill Evans

Observer & Eccentric

Christmas comes in July for contest winners

More than 320 entered our Christmas in July contest, which asked readers to search the special section included in the July 24 edition for the hidden holiday icons scattered throughout the pages.

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Related Topix: Livonia, MI, Jazz, Sterling Heights, MI, Novi, MI, South Lyon, MI

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