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  1. Rest In Peace: Natalie Cole's Son Dead At Age 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Vibe

    Timolin and Casey Cole, the younger sisters of the late-Natalie Cole, have confirmed the death of Natalie's 39-year-old son, Robert Yancy. Yancy was found dead in California on Monday .

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  2. Singer Jack Semple to heat up the stage at Jazz at the LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and Canadian bands are warmly remembered by many in the community. The town has fostered some of the country's best jazz artists. Two-time Juno Award winner P.J. Perry, one of the finest saxophonists in the country, hails from Sylvan Lake." Senator ...

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  3. County adds to Regional One contract, new public safety coordinator positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to extend and expand its contracted services with rescue and patient transport service Regional One, and to add a public safety coordinator to the county staff.

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  4. Film: Thomas Chapin - Night Bird SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    Thomas Chapin was one of my musical heroes when I was getting deeply into jazz in the 1990's and his death in 1998 was a shocking loss of one of the most interesting and joyful voices in progressive jazz. This documentary film goes a long way in demonstrating to people who might not be familiar with his work what a protean voice he was on saxophone and flute, and that he was an original composer to boot.

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  5. Daniel Johnston Expands Final Tour to NYC and LARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tweedy & Friends in Chicago; Built to Spill in Portland and Vancouver; The Preservation All-Stars (Preservation Hall Jazz Band) in New Orleans; The Districts and Modern Baseball in Philadelphia; and a special guest TBA in Boise. For each concert, ...

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  6. Manhattan talent agent vanishes after leaving his NJ homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    Schlegel has worked at Cornerstone Agency in Manhattan since 2002; he is married and has no history of physical or mental health problems Police in New Jersey are searching for a 57-year-old Manhattan talent agent who went missing on Sunday after walking out of his home carrying a gift bag and never returned. Mark Schlegel, a married father of two grown children, was last seen at around 3.30pm walking away from his house on Lenox Avenue in Oradell, New Jersey, and heading towards Soldier Hill Road, located just three blocks away.

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  7. Robert Yancy, only son of Natalie Cole, dead at 39Read the original story

    Wednesday | CBS News

    Robert Yancy, the only child of singer Natalie Cole and grandson of crooner Nat King Cole, has died. He was 39. Yancy was found dead Monday night at his home in the Sherman Oaks section of Los Angeles after authorities were contacted to make a welfare check.

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  8. Readers Write: 'Smooth jazz' outsells 'real jazz'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Idyllwild Town Crier Online

    Editor: After reading some quotes made by Marshall Hawkins regarding the jazz festival, I feel I must respond.

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  9. SFJazz honors Ray Charles, Nina Simone, Miles Davis a " all in one weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... tribute tonight features Katdelic, Cosa Nostra Strings and the singer Faye Carol; Friday's Nina Simone tribute features Jazz Mafia and MoeTar along with Oakland singer Zakiya Harris and the Oakland School for the Arts' award-winning a capella group ...

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  10. Queens of the Stone Age heat up the dance floor in a oeThe Way You Used to Doa videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    ... on Apple Music, but you can watch a clip of it via iTunes . In a statement, Homme calls the video a tribute to jazz singer Cab Calloway and the 1940s movie musical Hellzapoppin '. "I fully realize that may be a little more than some are open to, and ...

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  11. What university has the 'most successful footballaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KHOU-TV Houston

    What team comes to mind? Texas Longhorns? Texas A&M Aggies? Baylor Bears? Texas Tech Red Raiders? TCU Horned Frogs? If you guessed any of those teams, you would be wrong. That's right.

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  12. Late Natalie Cole's only child dies at 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NorthJersey.com

    Robert Yancy, a grandson of singer Nat King Cole, only child of singer Natalie Cole, dies suddenly at age 39. Natalie Cole's only child Robert Yancy dies at 39 Robert Yancy, a grandson of singer Nat King Cole, only child of singer Natalie Cole, dies suddenly at age 39. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://usat.ly/2wbgFsS Robert "Robbie" Yancy, son of Natalie Cole, at a celebration of her life on Jan. 11, 2016 in Los Angeles. LOS ANGELES - Robert Yancy, the only child of the late Natalie Cole and a grandson of crooner Nat King Cole, has died.

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  13. Queens of the Stone Age, Redefining Itself to Renew Its SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New York Times

    ... know anything. Or I could have said, I don't need to do anything else. Every week, stay on top of the latest in pop and jazz with reviews, interviews, podcasts and more from The New York Times music critics. That addiction to friction - what's the ...

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  14. Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Broadway, Jazz Greats Featured in Gilson Lavis ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Unique portraits of many Broadway and jazz musical legends will be featured at highly respected British drummer and artist Gilson Lavis' first ever New York City art exhibit "Gilson Lavis: In Tune With The Portraits" at the Salomon Arts Gallery at 83 Leonard Street in Tribeca from September 15th through October 5th, 2017. His paintings have become very much sought after in British music and art world inner circles.

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  15. The Meters Announce Special Guests For San Francisco ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JamBase

    As reported , famed funk act The Meters will play the Fillmore in San Francisco on August 25 and 26. The band, who are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, will be joined by keyboardist Ivan Neville , percussionist/vocalist Cyril Neville and the Jazz Mafia Horns . The original lineup of drummer Zigaboo Modeliste , guitarist Leo Nocentelli , keyboardist Art Neville and bassist George Porter Jr. started 2017 with a pair of performances aboard Jam Cruise, then reunited for sets in their hometown of New Orleans during and at Jazz Fest and at the inaugural Arroyo Seco Weekend in June.

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  16. Brooklyn Comes Alive Details Grateful Dead Tribute SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JamBase

    As 2017 began, drummer Bill Kreutzmann held a party in Hawaii where he teamed with guitarist Eric Krasno , bassist Reed Mathis and keyboardist Todd Stoops to provide entertainment for the attendees of the private affair. Kreutzmann dubbed the project the "Rooster Conspiracy."

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  17. 20 Timeless Photos of Lucille Ball That Prove She'll Always Be an IconRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Popsugar

    When you think of the glitz and glamour of Hollywood's golden era, you probably think of Lucille Ball. The actress was best known for her starring role on the iconic TV show I Love Lucy alongside her real-life husband, Desi Arnaz, but she was so much more than that.

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  18. Weekend Top 10 Aug. 17-20Read the original story

    Wednesday | Inside Bay Area

    The Ray Charles tribute tonight features Katdelic, Cosa Nostra Strings and the singer Faye Carol; Friday's Nina Simone tribute features Jazz Mafia and MoeTar along with Oakland singer Zakiya Harris and the Oakland School for the Arts' award-winning a capella group Vocal Rush; Saturday's concert re-creates the classic Miles Davis' fusion album "Bitches Brew," with the Broun Fellinis, PC Munoz, Kev Choice and Alligator Spacewalk; and Sunday's show honors The Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section with a lineup including Kid Beyond, Kendra McKinley, the Stone Foxes and more. Details: All shows are 7:30 p.m. ; $25-$50; 866-920-5299, sfjazz.org.

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  19. Congressman Steve Womack: Patriot or Sycophant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arkansas Times

    ... feeling you're in for a long wait. ****** Today's Soundtrack Writing - and singing - along with the CD "Great Women of Jazz," featuring the talents of Nina Simone, Julie London, Etta james and others. My favorite from a list of great songs? Julie ...

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  20. Jazz & Swing from A to Z: The Story of America's MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR Log

    SAN MARINO, Calif. - Aug. 16, 2017 - PRLog -- The wildly popularDr. Thom Mason, USC Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies at the Thornton School of Music, returns to Crowell Public Library with a new six-session course sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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