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  1. 'Flamenco Revolution' on Netflix: Camar n de la Isla Doc & Series Debut WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Billboard

    ... reputation was growing internationally in the time before his death. Quincy Jones introduced him at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1991. "It was a time when Spain [which hosted the Olympics adn the World's Fair that year] was also rising," Morente ...

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  2. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History ButterfliesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... Tommasi Antonio Vitali and others. Musician and composer Joe Mongelli will play the part of Miles Davis in an homage to jazz musicians Davis and John Coltrane. Along with an all-Harwich horn section featuring Scott Avidon as Coltrane, Cape regulars ...

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  3. The Top 10 Charlotte Releases of the Past YearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Creative Loafing

    ... or mainstream pop-country here, because those aren't genres I pay as much attention to as I do hip-hop, soul, funk, jazz, Americana or other kinds of rock. I'm sure music critics who follow metal and mainstream country would choose very differently ...

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  4. Louis Armstrong in Charlottetown: An ugly incident revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    A newspaper ad for the concert described it as 'the greatest musical show ever to hit P.E.I.' Historian Jim Hornby will present what he is calling an apology tribute to Louis Armstrong next week in Charlottetown, related to an incident the iconic jazz musician faced when he visited P.E.I. in 1958. On July 24 of that year Armstrong played to 2,000 people at the sports arena on Fitzroy Street, a crowd about the same size as the one he had played for the night before in Halifax.

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  5. Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night at the Birdland TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that made this happen. New York City and everyone else on the planet welcomes the fabulous new occupant at "The Jazz Corner Of The World." Upstairs and Downstairs, music is in good hands at 315 w. 44th street . BTW next in the batting order at the ...

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  6. Jazz + Soju spices up the Locust Point dining sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The handsome restaurant on the ground floor of Anthem House combines industrial chic with a neat homage to classic jazz - album covers by Louis Armstrong and other greats decorate one wall; LPs fill large glass-enclosed shelves on another. Live jazz is offered occasionally.

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  7. Everyman Theatre's summer cabaret features Broadway veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Back in the days when Everyman Theatre was located in cramped quarters on North Charles Street, the company periodically inserted modest musical revues into the lineup. I remember enjoyable cabarets there devoted to songs by Irving Berlin and the lyrics of Dorothy Fields.

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  8. Concert to acknowledge 1958 racial incident against jazz legend that occurred in P.E.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Local historian Jim Hornby holds up a newspaper ad for Louis Armstrong's 1958 concert in Charlottetown and a collection of the jazz legend's music. Hornby is the organizer of an event being held next week that aims to apologize for a long, unacknowledged racial incident that occurred against the musician and his band while in P.E.I. - Mitch MacDonald A concert later this month is aiming to shine a light on a long, unacknowledged racist incident that occurred in P.E.I. against one of the world's most well-known musicians.

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  9. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: David KingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... wing and timing. Everywhere I went there was that sound, that happy sound of life on fire. Our next door neighbors were jazz musicians. Traveling in a hearse to jobs with the bass strapped on top and a set of vibes in the back

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  10. The American Led Zeppelin Returns To The Hanover TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The heart-thumping, high-energy music of Get The Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin returns to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts, Thursday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are now on sale to members and go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, July 24 at 10 a.m. From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out captures the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brings it to the concert stage. The Philadelphia-based group of six veteran musicians re-creates Zeppelin's songs in all their depth and glory with the studio overdubs that Zeppelin themselves never performed.

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  11. Ark Ovrutski: Journey MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    In lineage with his previous releases-notably Sounds of Brasil and Intersection )-bassist/band-leader/composer 's fourth release Journey Moments is a tightly wound, expertly realized collection of five originals and four like-minded covers that nudge Ovrutski closer to the upper ranks of today's jazz. Journey Moments creates an overall sense of time and place, how we move from one moment to the next, interpreting our lives in the quieter moments.

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  12. Motor Racing: The joy of six for CooperRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    YATTON Keynell's Luke Cooper further cemented his overall advantage by taking his sixth successive Formula Ford triumph at Castle Combe's inaugural TCR UK meeting at the weekend. Cooper bagged pole position by 0.177secs from Josh Fisher, last year's champion, in the Formula Ford 1600 Championship.

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  13. Take Five with Isaiah StewartRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    About Isaiah Stewart Since the release of his debut album Life Games in 2000, Isaiah Stewart has emerged as a unique indy voice in contemporary urban jazz-funk. Seeking to carry on classic "old school" jazz/R&B traditions, the versatile drummer's hard-grooving yet fluid music has led to a total of five albums and nearly 10 million downloads and streams worldwide.

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  14. Ten MenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... Distant Song-Fred Farell sings the music of Dave Liebman and Richie Beirach . To be sure, this is not your parents' jazz vocals album. Farell's lyrics have a nondescript, untethered character to them, allowing him freedom to stretch out his ...

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  15. A Forgotten Don Cherry and Other GemsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... the intriguing "reissues only" label which released it. So we had a good chat with the WEWANTSOUNDS crew All About Jazz : Let's start from the beginning: when and how did WEWANTSOUNDS' adventure start? I know the crew has a long experience in the ...

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  16. Canterbury rugby superfan Doreen Searle dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Press On-Line

    Doreen Searle, the Crusaders' number one fan, was following her team right up until she died of a heart attack in hospital on Sunday night. Last Friday, senior players Sam Whitelock and Matt Todd - two of Doreen's favourite Crusaders - visited the 96-year-old for an hour, her niece Linda Cattermole said.

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  17. Enrico BettinelloRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    Enrico Bettinello is a performing arts/music curator and writer from Italy. He is a Europe Jazz Network board member and currently curating projects for Foundation Pinault/Palazzo Grassi, Novara Jazz Festival, ProHelvetia , Venice Biennale and teaches at IED Design and Ca' Foscari University International College Collaborates with AllAboutJazz, BlowUp, Giornale della Musica, Rai Radio3, RSI 2 and is the author of the book "Storie di jazz" .

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  18. Both Directions At Once: The Lost AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KUCI-FM Irvine

    ... experience with the music of John Coltrane, and what I believe it means. Here is the official disclaimer: I am not a jazz scholar or musician. My experience as a human, an African-American, a jazz radio programmer, a writer, and intense listener ...

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  19. Jazz this week: Gateway Jazz Festival, celebrating Dennis Owsley, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    This week's calendar of live jazz and creative music in St. Louis includes a multi-artist bill of contemporary jazz and R&B, a celebration of a longtime local jazz radio personality, and more. Let's go to the highlights... Wednesday, July 18 The Ambassadors of Swing return to Tin Roof St. Louis , and singer Joe Mancuso and guitarist Dave Black will perform at Parkside Grille .

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  20. Big names at boutique festival Vicar's PicnicRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kent Online

    ... - recently name him Best Ibiza DJ in the International DJ Awards - Mr Doris' turntable talents fuse his influences of jazz, hip hop, funk and soul with the modern genres of house and future disco. PBR Steetgang have a trademark production style ...

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