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  1. City's African dance troupe readies 45th anniversary showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... teachers, studied African drumming from artists such as Ghanaian drummer Saka Acquaye, and even played with John Coltrane. "It was hard starting off in African dance back then. It took a long time," Dottie said. "Now, people are starting stuff ...

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  2. Lydia's Tune in Boom Boom Room when Preston was still alive Jon Hammond TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | CNN

    ... Jazz, to Cajun Zydeco, James continues to explore all flavors of his trade. James musical influences include John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, Jimi Hendrix, Sly Stone and James Brown. Among the drummers that have inspired him are Max Roach, ...

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  3. Gantt exhibit pays tribute to iconic figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Creative Loafing

    ... a few pieces that had African Americans as the main icon. I was focusing on Muhammad Ali, Jimi Hendrix and John Coltrane at the time. The director of DTR Modern Gallery in New York felt that these icons had a huge impact and also pulled me away from ...

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  4. The Justice Dept on Netroots Radio Presents: "Rooftops Built By Spaniards"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... Loving You?" 5 - Les McCann & Eddie Harris -- "Compared To What?" 6 - Herbie Mann -- "Coming Home Baby" 7 - John Coltrane -- "My Favorite Things" 8 - Yusef Lateef -- "Nubian Lady" 9 - Horace Silver -- "Song For My Father" 10 - John Lee Hooker -- ...

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  5. Brian Setzer Orchestra roars in for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | News Times

    ... Gretsch guitar to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History . Its neighbors include jazz great John Coltrane 's saxophone and Dizzy Gillespie 's trumpet, among other instruments. Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line ...

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  6. New club Nocturne plans a "jubilant" vibeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... are also plans to present interpretations of "iconic artists in jazz, like Eric Dolphy, Sonny Rollins and John Coltrane" one night every week. "Our first mission is to have a place where you know you can hear jazz six nights a week. And we want ...

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  7. Best shows of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... he's more along the lines of a jazz musician than a producer (which is fitting because he's the nephew of John Coltrane). He experiments with sound in a way that few musicians are brave enough to do. He makes his biggest headlining performance to ...

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  8. For Russell Martin, Blue Jays gig feels like home: DiMannoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    ... in life, busking in Montreal subways. (The Coltrane in Martin's mouthful of a name was his father's tribute to John Coltrane, the renowned jazz saxophonist; Jeanson is the maiden name of his mom, Susanne.) Martin, born in East York, split his time ...

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  9. Flying Lotus hypnotic and personable at Neptune | Concert reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... Madness" and older tracks "The Killing Joke," "Shake the Weight," "Medication Meditation" and the Lotus is John Coltrane's nephew, but his apparent love affair with outer space, weirdness, science fiction and apocalyptic cosmology makes him more ...

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  10. Live: Music Picks Nov. 20-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... Saturn, and Los Angeles-based beatmaker Flying Lotus is one of them. A nephew of legendary jazz saxophonist John Coltrane, FlyLo is a rare type of genius, a producer who drops projects that artists of almost every genre beg to be a part of. His most ...

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  11. Body and SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    JAZZ HAS NO SHORTAGE of tragic tales of abbreviated lives: Bird's heroin addiction, John Coltrane's liver cancer, Billie Holiday's woe-filled history of drink, drugs, and abusive men. What a treat, then, to examine Clark Terry's lengthy, inspiring life.

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  12. Worn Free unveils Miles Davis t-shirt lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... the 20th century. His career spanned over five decades and saw him perform with the likes of Charlie Parker, John Coltrane as well as now legendary artists including pianists Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, saxophonist Kenny Garrett and guitarist John ...

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  13. The Doors' John Densmore announces tentative plan for new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... famous. When he was a teenager hanging out in L.A.'s jazz scene he met Elvin Jones, the legendary drummer for John Coltrane, Densmore says he was 'terrified' to meet Jones but managed to blurt out to Jones "You gave me my hands." Another pre-Doors ...

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  14. Cape Town International Jazz Festival: Groove with Amel LarrieuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    ... jazz scene in the mid-1980s, John Fordham at the time wrote that "Pine is a fine saxophonist in the manner of John Coltrane and Wayne Shorter, but on his own admission he's in the foothills of finding his own voice as yet". And as the years passed, ...

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  15. Baltimorean Gary Thomas is world-class jazz saxophonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Village restaurant on a Friday night, two musicians playing a flute and electric guitar are levitating through John Coltrane's "Giant Steps." The customers at Gertrude's have no idea of the pedigree of the performers providing the background music ...

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  16. Late, Late Night FDL: Soul SacrificeRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    Carlos Santana's just-published memoir The Universal Tone may be subtitled Bringing My Story to Light, but it's hardly light reading. Besides detailed memories of his upbringing and musical achievements, the 544-page book also dives unapologetically deep into the guitar legend's philosophies and spirituality.

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  17. Music Week at Wellesley High: Jazz & orchestra concerts on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Swellesley Report

    ... public. Jazz Band will perform a set that includes "Blues In The Closet" by Oscar Peterson, "Blue Train" by John Coltrane, and "Freddy Freeloader" from the Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue" album. The Jazz Band will perform "Symphony in Riffs" by Benny ...

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  18. New Recording: Hungarian Power Trio Jaoe Joins Norwegian Saxophone...Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... tenor sax-drums breakdown between MA ster and Halmos on "Dear Johann" which takes on the feel of latter day John Coltrane or free jazz icon Albert Ayler jamming with the Allman Brothers Band on "Whipping Post" or vintage King Crimson on "21st ...

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  19. Artist celebrates women through artRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... "Sankofa" is represented in this exhibit by the series' cover art. A 2003 recording of Lizz Wright singing the John Coltrane classic, " Afro Blue ," inspired a painting of the singer in black and blue. And a screening of the 1985 film " The Color ...

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  20. Carlos Santana: 'It's Time to Commit Career...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Billboard

    Carlos Santana 's just-published memoir The Universal Tone may be subtitled Bringing My Story to Light , but it's hardly light reading. Besides detailed memories of his upbringing and musical achievements, the 544-page book also dives unapologetically deep into the guitar legend's philosophies and spirituality.

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