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  1. Sheila E. continues to be a force in the music worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairfax Times

    ... has worked with Beyonce, Ringo Starr, Marvin Gaye, Herbie Hancock, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie, Gloria Estefan and George Duke. On June 24, Sheila E. will join Charlie Wilson (former lead singer of The Gap Band) as co-headliners for a concert at Wolf ...

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  2. Recommended Live Music for the Weekend Garage rock, indie-pop, funk, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... R&B/gospel vocalist Nikki Ross stirs in sweetness with her regal cords. And counting Hubert Powell Jr. and George Duke as influences, Doobie Powell isn't your straightforward gospel purveyor. - Kahron Spearman A gritty 1972 funk record, Lee Fields' ...

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  3. All EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... R&B/gospel vocalist Nikki Ross stirs in sweetness with her regal cords. And counting Hubert Powell Jr. and George Duke as influences, Doobie Powell isn't your straightforward gospel purveyor. - Kahron Spearman Enjoy a night of discovery in the lobby ...

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  4. OPP officer 'very, very sorry' for theft of drugs, cash from crime suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Canada.com

    A Leeds County OPP officer who stole drugs and money from suspects, including $10,000 he stashed in the rafters of his Maitland home, will be sentenced Sept. 27. George Duke, who pleaded guilty to six theft, drug and firearms charges last January, was contrite and apologetic when he appeared at his sentencing hearing on Monday.

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  5. Must List: Art Cars and an ukulele savantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Houston Chronicle

    ... best jazz singers working today, Diane Reeves got her start in the late-1970s singing on albums by players like George Duke and Eddie Henderson. By the '80s she was recording as a session leader, and at the end of that decade was signed to the Blue ...

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  6. Legendary Jeffrey Osborne Releases First Self-Produced Soul Album in 13 Years - Worth it AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Now following on the heels of his 2013 Jazz album, A Time for Love (the final production of the late, great George Duke), Osborne remains as vital as ever. A strict vegan and in the best shape of his life, Jeffrey still performs over 100 shows a ...

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  7. All that JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Folio Weekly

    ... the paisley pop revolutionary, Sheila E counts more than just on her rsum. In the 1970s, she played drums with George Duke, Herbie Hancock, Marvin Gaye, Lionel Richie and Diana Ross before making her solo debut with 1984's. In the 2000s, she ...

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  8. Prince Harry, Meghan Markle chose platinum jewelry on their wedding dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi: Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex! According to the official web site of the British Royal Family, both Prince Harry's wedding band and Meghan Markle's tiara were set in platinum. Meghan's veil was held in place by Queen Mary's diamond bandeau tiara, set in platinum.

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  9. Is This Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's New Home? What We Know About ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Southern Accents

    While there is no official word, royal watchers and the U.K. press , fueled by hints from royal relatives , have been speculating the couple will settle down in a sprawling pad known as "Apartment 1" that is part of London's famed Kensington Palace. Such a move would not require the couple to travel far.

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  10. Thundercat Plays Circo Voador in Rio on Thursday, May 10thRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | The Rio Times

    ... with Thundercat creating jazz-influenced groovy soundscapes drawing inspiration from musicians such as George Duke, Ron Carter and Miles Davis. This isn't his first time in Brazil, having toured here with both Suicidal Tendancies and Flying Lotus in ...

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  11. #6: Over-nite SensationRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... arranged & conducted by: FZ The Mothers: FZ: guitar & vocals Ralph Humphrey: drums Sal Marquez: trumpet & vocals George Duke: keyboards & synthesizer Tom Fowler: bass Bruce Fowler: trombone Ruth Underwood: marimba, vibes & percussion Ian Underwood: ...

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  12. Project/Object brings Frank Zappa's music - played by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... documents Zappa's 1975 collaborative tour with Captain Beefheart. Brock went on to tour with fellow Zappa alum George Duke, in the hugely popular George Duke Band. He later provided harmony vocals for Sheik Yerbouti, one of Zappa's biggest selling ...

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  13. #4: Over-nite SensationRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... arranged & conducted by: FZ The Mothers: FZ: guitar & vocals Ralph Humphrey: drums Sal Marquez: trumpet & vocals George Duke: keyboards & synthesizer Tom Fowler: bass Bruce Fowler: trombone Ruth Underwood: marimba, vibes & percussion Ian Underwood: ...

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  14. Cheers! The Red Key Tavern celebrates 67 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | TheIndyChannel

    ... bars and taverns to once again unabashedly adorn city streets. Two young British brothers, Richard and George Duke, recognized this opportunity and quickly opened the Old English Tavern at 5170 N. College Avenue. Having invested all they had in ...

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  15. Mo Pleasure Comes Home For StetsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | New Haven Independent

    ... He's been touring and working as a musician ever since. He has recorded with a long list of names that includes George Duke, Natalie Cole, Chaka Khan and Mary J. Blige. From 1994 to 2001 he was the music director for Earth, Wind and Fire. In 2001 he ...

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  16. Sybil to perform at KK Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Daily Express

    ... In her career, she has worked with other artists such as Jeffrey Osborne, Luther Vandross, Phyllis Hyman, and George Duke. An impressive line-up of international acts, together with renowned and upcoming Malaysian talents performed back-to-back on ...

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  17. DecadenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | All About Jazz

    'Decadence' is the title track of Mathias Heise Quadrillion's recent album released June 2017. The album features own compositions only, and is produced, mixed and mastered by acclaimed L.A. producer Erik Zobler, who is known for his longstanding cooperation with George Duke, among many others.

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  18. Jazz festival boon for local actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Daily Express

    ... In her career, she has worked with other artists such as Jeffrey Osborne, Luther Vandross, Phyllis Hyman, and George Duke. Other performers for this year's KKJF are Mezzotono, Jumero, The Shangri-La, Albino Deer, Power Line, The Movement, Andy Ngew, ...

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  19. Review: Thundercat a hard and fast rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Dominion Post

    ... Smokey Robinson. A few notes in and the place is heaving and sweating as his band, pianist Dennis Hamm, channels George Duke and brother Justin Brown on percussion. I hesitate to call him a drummer as he has more arms than an octopus and lays down a ...

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  20. Jazz club night will honour George DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Braintree and Witham Times

    THE top drawer jazz five-piece who make up the band Reach For It, will be paying homage to the late George Duke at the next Jazz Mix club night. Reach For It features the electronic wizardry of Carl Hudson on keyboards, Tim Cansfield on guitar , Phil Mulford on bass , Karl Vanden Bossche on percussion and Geoff Dunn on drums .

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