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  1. ListenUp: Portishead covers ABBA, plus music videos from Erykah Badu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cool Hunting

    ... his later electric years) and collaborated with the likes of Laura Mvula, Hiatus Kaiyote, Stevie Wonder and John Scofield to create the unique and contemporary tribute album Everything's Beautiful . Erykah Badu not only lends her voice in drum ...

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  2. Erykah Badu Goes Beatnik in Comedic Turn for Miles Davis Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Dallas Observer

    ... nova piece, with Badu adding her own original lyrics. Everything's Beautiful also includes songs from Bilal, John Scofield and Stevie Wonder. Badu plays Sarah Bellum in her new "So Long" music video, with Robert Glasper (playing keys) as her love ...

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  3. ListenUp: Miles Davis, Robert Glasper feat. Erykah Badu: MaiyshaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cool Hunting

    Robert Glasper-longtime crusader of liberating jazz and its players from rigid definitions-took samples from Miles Davis' archive and collaborated with the likes of Laura Mvula, Hiatus Kaiyote, Stevie Wonder and John Scofield to create the unique and contemporary tribute album Everything's Beautiful . Erykah Badu not only lends her voice in drum machine-led bossa nova song "Maiysha " but also her director chops in its playful music video , in which she plays a diva songstress who goes by one of her monikers-Sarah Bellam.

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  4. Watch the Erykah Badu-Directed Video For "Maiysha (So Long)" http://smarturl.it/Maiysha_So_LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | PR Newswire

    New Video From The New Album of Miles Davis Recordings Reimagined by Robert Glasper - EVERYTHING'S BEAUTIFUL Out Now Featuring Badu, KING, John Scofield, Bilal, Ledisi, DJ Spinna, Stevie Wonder, Laura Mvula, Hiatus Kaiyote & More have teamed up again for the track & video for "Maiysha ", from new album Everything's Beautiful --the visionary exploration of music, featuring reimagined interpretations of his music produced by Glasper. The track's lyrics were written by Badu, and were based on "Maiysha" by Davis.

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  5. Jazz Guitar Legend John Scofield: No. 1 Thing You Should NOT Expect...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Jazz guitar champion John Scofield - a man with a rich musical biography and a member of Miles Davis ' band at one point - shared his take on how every musician should approach musical education, stressing the importance of ear training and proper implementation of theory. He tells Guitarist Magazine : "I went to music college - I went to Berklee.

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  6. Best of Ottawa Jazzfest: Our music critics make their picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Canada.com

    ... distinctive music indoors. World-class drummer Bill Stewart and bedrock bassist Ben Street complete the group. John Scofield and Joe Lovano play the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival Saturday, June 25, at 7 p.m. at the NAC Theatre. Already a notable player ...

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  7. 200 Chart Moves: Miles Davis Makes 'Beautiful' Return With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Billboard

    ... catalog, and blends them with contributions from artists like Bilal , Ledisi , Stevie Wonder , Erykah Badu and John Scofield . The new album also debuts at No. 1 on the overall Jazz Albums chart, and the Contemporary Jazz Albums chart. (The overall ...

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  8. Everything's BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | RollingStone

    ... Erykah Badu, Bilal, Ledisis, Laura Mvula, Georgia Ann Muldrow, Bilal, Hiatus Kiyote, Miles Davis band veteran John Scofield. and this sweet sexagenarian harmonica player from Detroit whose nom de guerre is 'Wonder' Like any vital art form that's ...

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  9. Robert Glasper Reflects on Miles Davis for the Late Legend's 90th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Billboard

    ... on Everything's Beautiful by guests such as Stevie Wonder, Bilal, Ledisi, Erykah Badu, onetime Davis guitarist John Scofield, J Dilla's brother Illa J and more. "I have all this dialogue of Miles talking to his band members and describing things ...

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  10. TRAXRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... Glasper, no stranger to pushing envelopes, guides an intrepid A-Team (Bilal, Illa J, KING, Ledisi, Phonte, John Scofield, Stevie Wonder) as they sample, twist and embellish bits of Davis recordings. Layers reveal themselves gradually; should appeal ...

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  11. Robert Glasper mines the Miles Davis archive on the inside-out tribute 'Everything's Beautiful'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in "Right on Brotha" or as little as his parched whisper to carry the hook between Ledisi and guitarist John Scofield in the funk-heavy "I'm Leaving You." Bilal lends a soulful vocal over a flickering snippet of Davis' "The Ghetto Walk" on the ...

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  12. The Digs release their debut album at IsisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... co-composer/keyboardist Simon Thomas George draw from a wide array of influences, including Wes Montgomery, John Scofield, Derek Trucks, Robert Glasper and Herbie Hancock. The resulting music appeals to the jam-band crowd, but Mandelkorn says, "I ...

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  13. Miles Davis & Robert Glasper - "MaiyshaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Stereogum

    A couple months back we learned that a host of notable names would be featured on the Miles Davis tribute album Everything's Beautiful . Erykah Badu, KING, Stevie Wonder, Hiatus Kaiyote, Bilal, Phonte, Illa J, and John Scofield , among others, will all make appearances.

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  14. 38th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Full Lineup Honors Full Spectrum of JazzRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | The Local Tourist

    ... The roster includes revered saxophonist/composer Benny Golson, saxophonist/clarinetist Anat Cohen the John Scofield/Joe Lovano Quartet and a 95th birthday celebration for legendary percussionist Candido Camero. The year 2016 marks the centennial of ...

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  15. 38th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Full Lineup Honors Full Spectrum of JazzRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | The Local Tourist

    ... The roster includes revered saxophonist/composer Benny Golson, saxophonist/clarinetist Anat Cohen the John Scofield/Joe Lovano Quartet and a 95th birthday celebration for legendary percussionist Candido Camero. The year 2016 marks the centennial of ...

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  16. Music Production May 06, 2016 Recording Drums with Omar HakimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Pro Sound News

    Legendary drummer Omar Hakim has played with the likes of George Benson, Lionel Richie, Chaka Khan, Anita Baker, Bobby McFerrin, John Scofield, Urban Knights, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Jewel, Jennifer Lopez, D'Angelo, Mariah Carey, and Madonna to name a few. In recent times, he's been working on a number of projects where he's had Earthworks mics at the ready for his recording process.

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  17. Omar Hakim Selects Earthworks Drum Microphones For Studio & StageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | ProSoundWeb

    Omar Hakim, a highly successful drummer and session player, has worked with dozens of prominent artists including George Benson, Lionel Richie, Chaka Khan, Anita Baker, Bobby McFerrin, John Scofield, Urban Knights, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Jewel, Jennifer Lopez, D'Angelo, Mariah Carey, and Madonna to name a few, and has left his imprint on hundreds of recordings, including several under his own name. With such an impressive resume, it's no surprise that Hakim is highly selective when it comes to the gear he uses in the studio and on stage.

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  18. Jazz as a languageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | ABC News

    Jon Faine co-hosts a show devoted to jazz with guitarist John Scofield, Melbourne musician Stephen Magnusson and saxophonist Wilbur Wilde. Wilbur Wilde is saxophonist and broadcaster and has a number of shows throughout June as part of the Melbourne International Jazz Festival.

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  19. The John Scofield Trio.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Age

    The title of John Scofield's Grammy-winning 2015 album, Past Present , is a neat summation of the US musician's modus operandi. One of the most influential guitarists in jazz, Scofield's approach is clearly informed by his past, but he's much more interested in exploring the here and now.

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  20. Jeanie Barton gives the lowdown on everything jazz this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... blues and psycho jazz (more precisely, tunes by composers including Miles Davis, Jimi Hendrix, Mike Stern, John Scofield and the Crusaders and possibly Prince). Also on Sunday, Baresca have a long evening of live music from 6.30pm-2am when I'm Not ...

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