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  1. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Percy HeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  2. CafA zz: Sol BoricuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  3. Randy Simon Jazz Project: The Linda SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  4. Marcus Strickland's Twi-Life: Nihil NoviRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  5. David Bowie -- Bowie: Photographs by Steve SchapiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  6. View Michael Lauren's All About Jazz profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  7. Sleeping GiantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | All About Jazz

    ... soulfulness and dynamics. I heard and saw those qualities the first time I watched: a drum battle between Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Count Basie Orchestra; listening to the record albums "Focus" (Stan Getz), "Blowin' The ...

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  8. Drumdrops It's A Jazz ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KVR News

    ... whilst the touch and feel are clearly captured. Some of the drummers that inspired this collection include Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, Sonny Payne, Philly Joe Jones, Max Roach, Art Blakey, Irv Cottler, Art Taylor, Joe Morello, Vernel Fournier, Elvin ...

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  9. Sitting in with Old FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Easy Reader News

    ... and '60s the London House was an upscale supper club and jazz greats such as Sarah Vaughan, Coleman Hawkins, and Gene Krupa recorded albums there. "London House Blues" is a tip of the hat to the now long-gone club, and also to the city's other fine ...

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  10. Marty and Elayne Celebrate 35 Years of Jazzing Up the Dresden RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... rest is bullshit," Marty says, distilling his life philosophy to a sentence. Mentored by Benny Goodman drummer Gene Krupa, Marty alternates between upright bass and shuffling drums. Sometimes he sings; other times, Elayne warbles while alternating ...

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  11. Practice, practice, practice: Vanden Wind Ensemble to play at Carnegie HallRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2016 | The Daily Republic

    ... openly accepting of performers of color. "To think that I'll be performing on the same stage as Benny Goodman or Gene Krupa and all of the rest is crazy," said senior Marco Abrera. "Some professionals don't even get a chance to play there," he said. ...

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  12. Concert preview: Jeff Hamilton Trio well-schooled in jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... growing up in Indiana in the 1950s and 1960s. When he was five years old, he recalls watching legendary drummer Gene Krupa on TV. He started piano lessons the same year and his teacher eventually recommended the boy take up a rhythm instrument. He ...

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  13. Legalizing Weed: 4 Noteworthy Quotes from Jack Herer, Godfather of Pot Legalization MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | News Max

    ... plus Victor Hugo and Alexander Dumas; such jazz greats as Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, and Gene Krupa; and the pattern continues right up to modern-day artists and musicians." Jack Herer , "The Emperor Has No Clothes," 1985, on ...

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  14. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Anita O'DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Anita O'Day's birthday today! Born Anita Belle Colton in Chicago, Illinois on October 18, 1919, O'Day got her start as a teen. She eventually changed her name to O'Day and in the late 1930's began singing in a jazz club called the Off-Beat, a popular hangout for musicians like band leader and drummer Gene Krupa.

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  15. Crissy Lee Brings Back Big BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Gazette-news.co.uk

    ... far as to describe her as 'the best kept secret in the UK'. Taking her inspiration from well-known drummers like Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, that secret was soon out there for the world to enjoy. More recently Crissy became a familiar face on ...

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  16. OBITUARY: Phil WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... of the decade. During this period he recorded masterpiece solos with Dizzy Gillespie, Gene Quill, Neal Hefti, Gene Krupa, Quincy Jones and Michel Legrand. Phil also was frequently compared to Charlie Parker, especially after he married Parker's ...

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  17. Surf Guitar Legend Dick Dale: 'My Dad Tricked Me Into Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... manifest desire to aurally recreate the physical sensation of surfing), his fixation on the percussive rapture of Gene Krupa's drumming, and the impact of an exotic mutt musical background bestowed by his Lebanese father and Polish mother. All of ...

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  18. Surf Guitar Legend Dick Dale: "My Dad Tricked Me Into Music"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... manifest desire to aurally recreate the physical sensation of surfing), his fixation on the percussive rapture of Gene Krupa's drumming, and the impact of an exotic mutt musical background bestowed by his Lebanese father and Polish mother. All of ...

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  19. Consolo, Dominick P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Newark Advocate

    ... both his undergraduate and Masters degrees in English. He continued to play trumpet on the road with the likes of Gene Krupa and Ina Rae Hutton. He would later earn his Ph.D. in English from The University of Iowa. He accepted his first teaching job ...

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  20. Alameda: Joe King presents his list of classy athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Ethel Merman and Ginger Rogers had a genuine jazz orchestra in the pit. How genuine? In it were Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, Jimmy Dorsey and Glenn Miller. Now that's showbiz! Being part of the "Greatest Generation," as Tom Brokaw kindly referred to ...

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