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  1. 1919 and Prohibition Returns to San Diego, CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Hotel Online

    ... It was to be replacing the downtown Nicky Rotten's with Martino's concept of a prohibition era sports bar and "Speakeasy", aptly named 1919, a nod to the year of the Black Sox World Series scandal. The idea came together to connect the Prohibition ...

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  2. VIDEO: Music Video for Svetlana & the Delancey Five's 'Dance In Between the Moments'Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Below, check out the video premiere of "Dance In Between the Moments," by Svetlana and the Delancey Five ft. Wycliffe Gordon with music and lyrics by Rob Garcia! The song, "Dance In Between The Moments," is an original by the band's drummer and album co-producer, Rob Garcia - and it pays tribute to our swing dancer following and is one of the songs on their critically acclaimed record, Night at the Speakeasy .

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  3. Unearthed in a Field: A little festival with a lot of heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Milford Mercury

    ... of toys, dressing up and craft activities to keep curious youngsters entertained. The tent was close enough to the Speakeasy and workshop tents to keep an eye on the kids while taking part in some grown-up stuff. Impressive trapeze performances drew ...

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  4. REVIEW: Swingrowers at The Factory, PetrocRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | This Is North Devon

    ... trust me, cleaning the loo is so much nicer when you are indulging in the fantasy of being a seductive, soulful Speakeasy singer). Yet the formula is also great for a Friday night out - I would challenge anyone to stay still when listing to this ...

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  5. DUO: Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker are at Kingskerswell Parish Church on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | This Is South Devon

    ... Titulaire of Liverpool Cathedral, and there will be a CCTV screen so everyone can see the organist at the console. SPEAKEASY Jazz returns to Torquay tomorrow night at 8.30pm with the Sirkis/Balas International Quartet at the Bancourt Hotel. Local ...

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  6. Cano returns, with comboRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Blue-eyed soul and jazz singer/songwriter and interpreter Stesha Cano will perform with a small combo Thursday, May 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Flatbread Company, 399 Commercial St./Route 1, presented by Necessary Music Productions. The Penobscot County chanteuse has been leaving audiences happy up in the Queen City for years enjoyed a great reception last year with her Rockland shows at Rock City CafA and the Speakeasy.

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  7. East Cooper Breakfast Rotary celebrates 20 years of service Will ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Goose Creek Gazette

    ... kickoff its 20th anniversary, East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club will host a new fundraising event called “Speakeasy – Prohibition For A Cause.” Proceeds from the event will benefit East Cooper Community Outreach, My Sister's ...

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  8. REVIEW: Swingrowers at The Factory, Petroc 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | This Is North Devon

    ... trust me, cleaning the loo is so much nicer when you are indulging in the fantasy of being a seductive, soulful Speakeasy singer). Yet the formula is also great for a Friday night out - I would challenge anyone to stay still when listing to this ...

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  9. SpeakeasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Houston Press

    Lawndale Art Center is proud to present SPEAKEASY, a new program initiative that re-envisions Lawndale's "Speakeasy" series that took place from 1993-2002.

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  10. Will Hairston at City Bar Martinis & FondueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Free Times

    ... Which bar is your favorite to do those things? I am a regular at several establishments here. I really like Speakeasy over in Five Points. They have created such a cool atmosphere there. I am an atmosphere kind of guy. I love jazz, too, and they ...

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  11. SpeakeasyRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Houston Press

    The Roaring Twenties are back in the world premiering Speakeasy , a lavish, gin-soaked romp set in the law-flaunting days of flappers and jazz.

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  12. Stranger in a Strange BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... colleagues. The Eureka Pizza Council will perform its blend of jazz and funk for free around 8:30 p.m. at the Speakeasy in Eureka. Speaking of Eureka, it's Arts Alive!, so wander around town soaking up the free local music (and wine) starting around ...

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  13. SXSW's first Cuban showcase makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    "You tell me if you think this was easy to put together," artist Telmary DA az teased the crowd at Speakeasy on Friday night. "Hell no!" DA az kicked off South by Southwest's first-ever Cuban music showcase by thanking the festival, showcase organizers and fans for helping make history.

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  14. How Cuba Got Its First SXSW Showcase, With a Little Help From Anthony BourdainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Billboard

    ... groundbreaking moment: the first official SXSW Cuban music showcase . The March 18 Sounds of Cuba show at the Speakeasy presented by food and music magazine Roads & Kingdoms will feature rapper/singer Telmary Diaz, up-and-coming R&B singer Dayme ...

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  15. SXSW presents first Cuban music showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    For the first time in South by Southwest's 30-year history , the festival will dedicate an entire showcase to Cuban music on March 18 at Speakeasy . Over the years Cuban artists like songstress Danay Suarez have been featured at SXSW, but these performances mark the first Sounds from Cuba showcase with "an entire night dedicated to bands that currently reside and don't plan to leave Cuba," according to SXAmericas organizer Alicia Zertuche.

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  16. Pianist Armen Donelian to Perform at Bridge Street Theatre, 3/12Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Internationally renowned jazz pianist Armen Donelian will be making a rare solo appearance on Saturday March 12 at Bridge Street Theatre's intimate Speakeasy in Catskill. Called "A pianist with a crystalline touch, but a penchant for avant gardism" , Armen has performed in the Bilsak, Burlington, Caramoor, Cinco de Mayo, Hennessey, Istanbul, Jacksonville, Jazz Jamboree, Jerusalem, Montreal, Nemu-no Sato, Oshanitsky, Ottawa, Pori, Portsmouth, Toronto Harbourfront, Veneto and Yerevan Jazz Festivals.

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  17. Speakeasy' features Prohibition-era jazzUpdated Jan 29, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... members were motivated to continue performing the iconic, early-American genre. "Now in our third season, Speakeasy came about when several of us in the 'Anything Goes' pit orchestra wanted to keep playing these great songs after the show ended," ...

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  18. Chocolate Infusion: Chocolate, wine and jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | The Union

    Chocolate Infusion, an event sponsored by The Union, took place at the Miner's Foundry in Nevada City Sunday afternoon. The event was presented in the Speakeasy style of the 1920s.

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  19. Established in 1890, the Merc Continues to Captivate and Connect the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    ... theater which features live entertainment such as Comedy at The Merc, Jazz at The Merc, Classics at The Merc and Speakeasy at The Merc. Shane Gibson photo The Merc provides ticket sales for live entertainment at The Merc's small theater and for live ...

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  20. Today's Top 5: FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    ... 15, 2015 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing . a Home Comings & Goings at C3Lab a Science on the Rocks: Speakeasy at Discovery Place a 13th Annual Legacy of Black Women Film Showcase: Diamonds in the Rough at McGlohon Theater a The Jazz ...

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