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  1. NRBQ On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | National Public Radio

    NRBQ makes its long-overdue return to Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. The New Rhythm and Blues Quartet - which was formed in Louisville, Ky., in 1966 - has been one of the most consistent and innovative interpreters of American music for nearly half a century.

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  2. M. Ward shares "Girl From Conejo Valley" video, announces spring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Brooklynvegan

    Last month, M Ward announced his first solo album in four years, More Rain , which is coming out on March 4 via Merge and features contributions from R.E.M.'s Peter Buck , Neko Case, k.d. lang, The Secret Sisters , and Joey Spampinato of NRBQ. The first single, " Girl From Conejo Valley " now has an official video, directed by Ward and Carlos Forster, and you can check that out below.

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  3. LIVE: First Night Saratoga @ Saratoga Springs, 12/31/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | Nippertown!

    ... and more at 30 venues scattered throughout the city. Madcap keyboardist Terry Adams led the current incarnation of NRBQ at the City Center as the celebration's headliners, but there were dozens of other concerts scattered around town, from the blues ...

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  4. Grimes, Terry Adams, and Milk LinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... from the Bill Evans catalog. But longtime Monk acolyte Terry Adams - who also happens to be the founder/leader of NRBQ - has crafted a tribute of sorts that's at once more accessible and every bit as idiosyncratic as Monk himself. Credited as an ...

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  5. Big Al's No Class Reunion Coming to Windsor LocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... started with the The Wildweeds (1967's "No Good to Cry") and for nearly a quarter century fueled the beloved cult band NRBQ. The Windsor native has penned endlessly catchy hits for The Mavericks ("All You Ever Do Is Bring Me Down"), LeAnn Rimes ...

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  6. M. Ward Announces New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | EQ Magazine

    ... collaborators here who include R.E.M.'s Peter Buck, Neko Case, k.d. lang, The Secret Sisters, and Joey Spampinato of NRBQ. The result is a collection of upbeat, sonically ambitious yet canonically familiar songs that both propel Ward's reach and ...

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  7. Music Box: Terry Adams and NRBQ cruise into Rams Head On StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    Piano professor Terry Adams knows how to uplift a room. His rocking and sometimes warped couplets demand audience participation in following NRBQ's steady beat and syncopated rhythms.

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  8. Terry Adams invests a lifetime in new NRBQ tribute to Thelonious MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    They had only two nights of rehearsal, and one shot at making it work. But Talk Thelonious: NRBQ + plays Terry Adams arrangements of Thelonious Monk Songs , the new album of Thelonious Monk compositions from Terry Adams , was really "a lifetime in the making" according to Adams, co-founder and keyboardist for the legendary New Rhythm & Blues Quartet, which goes by NRBQ and is equally adept at rock 'n' roll, jazz , country and pop.

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  9. Event Pick: NRBQ at the Tin PanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Style Weekly

    Formed in 1967, NRBQ is an original genre masher. We take multi-era and genre-influenced sounds for granted these days, but NRBQ - its full name is the New Rhythm and Blues Quartet - was one of the first American bands to seamlessly merge rock, pop, jazz, blues and Tin Pan Alley styles into its music.

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  10. New albums out this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... housing project that combines luxury condos and low-income units. Terry Adams, "Talk Thelonious" (Clang!). NRBQ founder and pianist Adams saw jazz great Thelonious Monk play several times during the 1960s, so he's got his chops and his ...

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  11. Interview: Pianist Terry Adams of NRBQ Talks About His Lifetime Love of Thelonious MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Style Weekly

    ... piano is a real rhythm machine, and I have always been a rhythmic piano player." Adams is best known for playing with NRBQ, the New Rhythm and Blues Quartet, the quintessential rock-and-roll bar band he formed in 1967. But he's amassed some ...

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  12. Goulding's new 'Delirium' has beats worth dancing toRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... classic breakup song, "Send In the Clowns," is also notable. Wonderfully backed by great musicians like former NRBQ bassist Joey Spampinato, Kami Lyle and Robbie Kondor, "Compromised" is a worthy follow-up to 2012's excellent "Over With You." Billy ...

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  13. Music Review: Steve Forbert's raggedly fresh 'Compromised'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | York Dispatch

    ... dheim's classic breakup song, "Send In the Clowns," is also notable. Wonderfully backed by great musicians like former NRBQ bassist Joey Spampinato, Kami Lyle and Robbie Kondor, "Compromised" is a worthy follow-up to 2012's excellent "Over With You."

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  14. Bassist Joey Spampinato of NRBQ Begins Treatments for CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Bass Player

    Fans of celebrated bassist Joey Spampinato are rallying around the founding member of NRBQ as he battles cancer. The 67-year-old Spampinato, who's lived on the Cape for many years, is about to embark on a grueling course of treatment that will include surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy.

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  15. First Night Saratoga Announces Bands for Big New Year's Eve CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... psychics to predict what's in store for you in 2016. Headlining the 20th anniversary bash will be veteran omni-popsters NRBQ led by madcap keyboardist and founding member Terry Adams . NRBQ is scheduled to play at the City Center's Main Hall, along ...

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  16. Talk Thelonious: NRBQ + Terry Adams plays Terry Adams Arrangements of Thelonious Monk SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | All About Jazz

    Musician and AAJ contributor Skip Heller calls the New Rhythm and Blues Quartet (NRBQ), "the greatest band of all time." A listen to the band's catalog reveals a depth and breadth of material that betrays an omnivorous appreciation of all American ...

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  17. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... of the same name, will be releasing a two-LP 180-gram vinyl version of Talk Thelonious by keyboardist Terry Adams with NRBQ . The tribute to Monk will be out in November on vinyl from Euclid, and also will get a CD release from Clang!, both via ...

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  18. Celebrity birthdays: Aug. 16-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... singer Billy Joe Shaver is 76. Actor Bob Balaban is 70. Actress Lesley Ann Warren is 69. Bassist Joey Spampinato (NRBQ) is 65. Actor Reginald VelJohnson ("Family Matters") is 63. TV personality Kathie Lee Gifford is 62. R&B singer J.T. Taylor is 62. ...

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  19. Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 16-22Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    ... singer Billy Joe Shaver is 76. Actor Bob Balaban is 70. Actress Lesley Ann Warren is 69. Bassist Joey Spampinato (NRBQ) is 65. Actor Reginald VelJohnson ("Family Matters") is 63. TV personality Kathie Lee Gifford is 62. R&B singer J.T. Taylor is 62. ...

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  20. NRBQ with Jim BoggiaRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    The legendary NRBQ - founder & driving force Terry Adams on keyboards & vocals, Scott Ligon on guitar & vocals, Casey McDonough on bass & vocals, and Conrad Choucroun on drums - released their latest studio album, the critically-acclaimed Brass Tacks, in the summer of 2014. "Brass Tacks is as accomplished and as spirited an album as the band has ever made," said the Los Angeles Daily News."

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