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  1. Music fans say N.J.'s jazz and blues scene is alive, but not the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ASBURY PARK - Kevin Kenney remembers being on the beach at Asbury Park's first jazz and blues festival in the early '80s. Since then, he and his wife, Patricia, of Wall, try to make every free music festival in the area they can.

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  2. Music notes 20.07.2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This Is South Devon

    THE Neil Maya Quartet present The Brubeck Project on Thursday at 8.30pm as the Bancourt Hotel in Torquay welcomes Speakeasy Jazz. Totnes-based musician Neil Maya has put together a group of some of the finest musicians in the south west to authentically reproduce the best known Dave Brubeck recordings.

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  3. The Alan Gorrie recipe for summer festival successRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... ite Band play Rewind Scotland at Scone Palace tomorrow and the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh as part of Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival on Sunday. www.rewindfestival.com; www.edinburghjazzfestival.com

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  4. Soul singer Jay Power announces New Zealand tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Scoop

    After establishing herself in Australia as an act 'to watch', urban soul singer Jay Power and her award-winning band are bringing their mesmerising live show to New Zealand this August. The 2015 'South Australian Female Artist of the Year' finalist will play at Meow in Wellington on August 10 , with support from local collective, Spitfire .

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  5. Jonathan EpleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | All About Jazz

    I grew up playing guitar in the mountains of East Tennessee. An initial interest in the instrument came from my uncle, well known Martin historian and luthier John Arnold.

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  6. Inspired Jazz: Greg AbateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | This Is South Devon

    THE Neil Maya Quartet present The Brubeck Project on Thursday at 8.30pm as the Bancourt Hotel in Torquay welcomes Speakeasy Jazz. Totnes-based musician Neil Maya has put together a group of some of the finest musicians in the south west to authentically reproduce the best known Dave Brubeck recordings.

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  7. Kristin Fung Band at The Rex Jazz & Blues BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | BlogTO

    One part goosebumps, two parts increased heart rate: vocalist/pianist/composer Kristin Fung is a lively and ferocious performer bringing together the powerful sounds of R&B and jazz in her soulful originals and energetic interpretations of classics from the 70s and 90s. Joined by a fiery 4-piece ensemble of Toronto's heaviest collaborators, Kristin has performed in the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, the Art Gallery of Ontario, and with Anthony Braxton at Roulette in New York.

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  8. Charity Jazz and Blues Festival a soulfull successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On the second night of this years Charity Jazz and Blues Festival, Company B Jazz Band took to the stage. The vintage jazz harmony group came up from Vancouver.

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  9. Having the blues can be a good thing commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | News Tribune

    ... Through his career, he has won a host of awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation. This year, the association hopes Blue Sunday will bring in $1,000 so that it can continue Blues in the Schools, ...

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  10. Why guitar great John McLaughlin doesn't fretRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Scotsman.com

    ... llous life." a John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension play the Edinburgh Festival Theatre tonight. The Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festvial runs until 24 July, www.edinburghjazzfestival.com

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  11. RECORDING: Ricardo Bacelara (TM)S New CD, "Concerto Para...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Contribute $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion .

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  12. Good to Go: July 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road. Admission is $5, $3 for ages 4-17. Jazz concert: Mesilla Valley Jazz & Blues Society presents popular performing and recording artists the Black Market Trust with gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt ...

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  13. An Audience For Their Best: JazzFest 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    One year ago, we were in the same basement with these same musicians . 2016 will be their third time taking the stage at JazzFest.

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  14. Brian Fallon: Get ready for Edinburgh's Jazz and Blues FestivalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Scotsman.com

    ... l of whom prove that fresh-minted jazz is very much alive and kicking. l Brian Fallon is chair of the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival. The Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival runs from 15-24 July. See also www.edinburghjazzfestival.com

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  15. Best way to beat the Blues is to donate a toonie to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... one or all of these terrific concerts! Metchosin's Jesse Roper will kick off the Campbell River Mirror Charity Jazz & Blues Festival next Thursday. The emerging blues artist blazes his own path while staying connected to the vintage authenticity of ...

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  16. International jazz stars preparing for Sandwell Fringe festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    INTERNATIONAL jazz stars will be hitting the high notes across Sandwell next week as part of the 32nd Annual Birmingham and Solihull Jazz and Blues Festival. The Sandwell Fringe has become a firm favourite with music fans over recent years and from Friday, July 15 until Sunday, July 24 there will be live performances in Oldbury , Cradley Heath , Blackheath and Bearwood.

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  17. Jazz festival debut for Havana's lady in whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Sunday Herald

    DAYME Arocena is telling the Herald about the best boyfriend she's ever had. This is not quite as personal as you might think.

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  18. : Concerto para MoviolaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 2 | All About Jazz

    Brazilian pianist and composer Ricardo Bacelar delivers his second album as leader on Concerto para Moviola , documenting his long-time interest in the jazz fusion music of the '70s and '80s presenting a varied selection of tunes by the Yellowjackets, Pat Metheny, Weather Report and Antonio Carlos Jobim among others. Also included in the expansive seventeen-piece repertoire, are five originals and jazz standards from the likes of making for an exceptional blend of contemporary jazz and fusion all lumped together in one exciting musical package.

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  19. Burton Agnes Hall ready for jazz progression at festivalRead the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | Driffield Today

    Over the last few years, the annual Jazz & Blues Festival in the grounds of Burton Agnes Hall has gone from strength to strength, having featured sets by the hugely talented likes of Oli Brown, Chantel McGregor and Stacey Kent. Here, in an exclusive interview with "Pulse" author Steve Rudd, hall owner Simon Cunliffe-Lister chats about his favourite aspects of festivals past A. The Saturday evening double-bill of sixties legend P.P. Arnold and great Jazz vocalist Elaine Delmar is going to be a real treat.

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  20. Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues Festival achieves record ticket sales ahead of Friday openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | York Press

    THE 2016 Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival is taking place over the weekend of July 1 to 3 with ticket sales at a record high. Festival organiser Simon Cunliffe-Lister says: "On Saturday night we're hugely excited to be hosting both Sixties' legend PP Arnold and Elaine Delmar, one of Britain's great jazz singers.

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