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  1. Hear Philly: Smooth Jazz Takes Center Stage At Penn's LandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CBS Local

    Smooth Jazz on the Waterfront, Friday, August 22, 2014 on the Great Plaza at Penns Landing in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA - From the Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame along the avenue of the arts, to the beloved art museum steps in Center City, jazz music has forever been an embodied fabric in the culture of Philadelphia music and history.

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  2. 'Da Gents of Jazz' to play smooth jazz birthday party SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Alabama Live

    Saxophonist Kyle Turner is one of the featured artists at a smooth jazz show coming up on Sunday, Aug. 2. When you've got the skills of Karl Hill and Roland Cobb, throwing yourself a birthday party can become a real event. To the benefit of smooth jazz fans, that's just the way things are shaping up on Sunday.

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  3. Smooth Jazz Rhythm Guitar [Lessons]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In this lesson we'll talk about smooth jazz rhythm guitar. This rhythm style is a light approach to playing a form of jazz rhythm guitar that combines the sixteenth-note grooves of funk with the feel and the harmonies of jazz.

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  4. Music Industry: Is Smooth Jazz Dead or is It Just Bad Data?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | All About Jazz

    Just a few years ago, smooth jazz was hugely popular on radio stations throughout the nation. Recently the genre has been in decline, but is that genuinely a result of fewer listeners, or simply bad data? Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski on Music 3.0 For a while there in 1990s and early 2000s 'smooth jazz" was front and center in radio stations in every major city across the country.

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  5. Duane Parham Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Metro Times

    ... zz artists. This phenomenal saxophonist is recognized as an innovator and top performer in R&B, Gospel Music and Smooth Jazz.

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  6. Is Smooth Jazz Dead Or Is It Just Bad Data?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Hypebot

    Just a few years ago, smooth jazz was hugely popular on radio stations throughout the nation. Recently the genre has been in decline , but is that genuinely a result of fewer listeners , or simply bad data ? For a while there in 1990s and early 2000s "smooth jazz" was front and center in radio stations in every major city across the country.

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  7. Here you go, Northeast Ohio: A double serving of smooth jazz delight at Playhouse SquareRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Ohio.com

    Velvet voiced singer Maysa will be part of Brian Simpson's Smooth Jazz All-Stars performing on a Smooth Jazz Double Bill with Brian Culbertson on Friday at Connor Palace.

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  8. CSULBa s K-Beach fundraiser a massive success; The Sound counts competitora s commercialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... friends. There are also many compelling stations to be heard, such as KROQ's Roq of the '80s (106.7 HD2) and the Smooth Jazz format (94.7 HD2) that used to run on the main channel of The Wave. But what about home radios, I asked. With just a few ...

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  9. Continue reading...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Radio Ink

    That is a question posed by the blogsite FiveThirtyEight . Author Carl Bialik looks at what happened to the Smooth Jazz format when Arbitron's PPM devices were introduced to markets that carried that format.

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  10. Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park Announces Hit Jazz Series in Partnership with SmoothchicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    SEVERAL SMOOTH JAZZ AND FUNK ACTS TEMPORARILY TRANSFORM THE LUXURY HOTEL'S SHOWROOM INTO CHICAGO'S HOME FOR LIVE JAZZ. Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park, welcomes the cool crooning and killer chops of several acclaimed jazz acts as host to some of SmoothChicago's series of summer concerts.

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  11. Jason Carroll And The Smooth Jazz Symphony Release New LP Album '2 Smooth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.mondotunes.com/ Jason Carroll and the Smooth Jazz Symphony have released their latest full-length record, '2 Smooth.' The album contains 12 original tracks for an approximate total listening time nearing a full hour.

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  12. Canadian guitarist and flamenco artist Jesse Cook will play the State Theatre on Oct. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... (the Canadian Grammy) and won for his 2000 album "Free Fall," and he's the three-time winner of the Canadian Smooth Jazz Guitarist of the Year award. Cook has performed with artists such as B.B. King, Ray Charles, Diana Krall, the Irish Band The ...

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  13. The Hampton Jazz Festival is this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The festival will take place over a 3-day period at Hampton Coliseum June 26-28, and will feature some of the greatest names in R&B, Soul and Smooth Jazz. Friday's show features one of Hampton's favorite female singers - Jill Scott .

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  14. Top jazz performer Boney James coming to Sands Bethlehem Event CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... whose latest album in May debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Contempoorary Jazz chart and who now has the No. 1 Smooth Jazz song, will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. Boney James, the saxophonist who Billboard magazine chose ...

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  15. Lake Air: Lake Air 1518, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Segment One Tropical Pleasures by Kilauea CD: Tropical Pleasures The Sun Dance by Amy Janelle CD: A New Direction Summer of a Thousand Rains by Jo-Hannah Reynolds CD: Change of Plans Depths Above by Richard Souther CD: Innermission Segment Two EZ as Pie by Richard Yost CD: Best of Smooth Jazz Balancing by William Ackerman CD: It Takes a Year Giving You the Best That I Got by Anita Baker CD: Giving You the Best That I Got The Beauty of it All by Carlos Reyes CD: The Beauty of it All Segment Three Within Reach by James Lloyd CD: Here We Go Under the Canopy by David Arkenstone CD: Another Star in the Sky Mitsubishi Boy by Ben Sidran CD: On the Cool Side Rhythm is Gonna Get You by Nestor Torres CD: Mi Alma Latina

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  16. Cape Rep Theatre to Host Summer Starlight with Laila RobinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a lovely garden party with delicious hors d'oeuvres provided by the Belfry Inn & Bistro, music by Bart Weisman's Smooth Jazz Group, and a live auction with State Senator Dan Wolf. This year's auction will feature a spectacular array of exciting ...

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  17. BeckiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... quickly became good friends, paving the way for three collaboration albums - all of which have topped the US Smooth Jazz chart, as well as earning them a Grammy nomination. These achievements have certainly given her solo career a boost. "It really ...

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  18. Ben Tankard Band Sparkles at Steel City JazzFest - Birmingham,ALRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WireService

    The multi-talented Grammy nominated keyboardist brought that smile, his love, his humor, his talent and his full band to the stage of Steel City Jazz Festival in Birmingham, AL this past week-end and [...]"> Gifted Musician / Reality TV Star Transforms Linn Park Into An "Ole Skool" Family Reunion For 15,000+ Screaming Music Fans ! 6'6" Former pro basketball player BEN TANKARD has long been regarded as a "gentle giant" with a sweet smile. The multi-talented Grammy nominated keyboardist brought that smile, his love, his humor, his talent and his full band to the stage of Steel City Jazz Festival in Birmingham, AL this past week-end and literally turned it out.

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  19. RECORDING: Althea Renea (TM) Productions LLC Presents the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | All About Jazz

    As Billboard's Smooth Jazz 'Most Added Artist,' Althea Rene's New C.D. Is Off To An Amazing Jump-start. LOS ANGELES - Making a smash hit debut, Althea Rene - Live In Detroit is crushing the competition across the globe with its' killer production selection.

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  20. Ben Tankard Band Sizzles at Steel City JazzFest -- Birmingham, ALRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Robert Leigh, 615-907-0185 BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 9, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- Gifted Musician / Reality TV Star Transforms Linn Park Into An "Ole Skool" Family Reunion For 15,000+ music fans. 6'6" Former pro basketball player BEN TANKARD has long been regarded as a "gentle giant" with a sweet smile.

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