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2 hrs ago | Little Green Footballs
South African President Jacob Zuma announced today that Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95. A life well lived, and an inspiration that will never die.
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6 hrs ago | Miami New Times
Upon first impression, Dion Kerr may be described, simply enough, as a chill dude.
Blue Note Jazz Club , the iconic Greenwich Village jazz and blues venue that offers live musical performances every night of the week, announces new show additions through February 2014.
There's been a lot of chatter lately about the concept of having the governor appoint, rather than having the voters elect, Indiana's superintendent of public instruction.
Steve Lacy used to say that the right partner can help you make music you couldn't get to by yourself.
In this Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 photo, Mandi Ridgell, left, Christina Perez, center, and Courtney Boe, members of the singing group "The Victory Belles," modeled after the WWII era group The Andrew Sisters, get ready in their dressing room before rehearsing for their upcoming Christmas show, "A Swingin' Christmas," at the Stage Door Canteen at the ... (more)
Born in Rome in 1949, Enrico Pieranunzi has long been one of the best-known and appreciated personalities on the European jazz scene.
Rosemary and Bill Fisher, who recently retired from the New Orleans Jazz Club in Louth, have been honoured for their efforts.
ATLANTA _ Two weeks ago, Dave Koz was holed up in a Burbank studio, rehearsing for his Christmas tour with Oleta Adams, Jonathan Butler and Keiko Matsui.
The Stones' 1969 single "Honky Tonk Women" is one of 17 tracks earning induction, while Harrison's 1970 three-disc set "All Things Must Pass" and U2's 1987 classic "The Joshua Tree" are also being recognized.
The focus will be on new and emerging acts, but at least one familiar name will be on hand to help kick off one of the world's top jazz festivals on Aug. 1. Among the acts to be featured will be saxophonist Miguel Zenón, Darcy James Argue's Secret Society and avant garde composer John Zorn.
Kim Coates as Alex 'Tig' Trager, Tommy Flanagan as Filip 'Chibs' Telford, David Labrava as Happy in 'Sons of Anarchy' televised on Tuesday, December 3, 2013.
A Montgomery County high school jazz band got a special treat Tuesday when multi-Grammy-winning artist and Medal of Freedom recipient Arturo Sandoval came to visit its practice.
No, I'm not one of those people who decorate the front lawn with inflatable reindeer in September.
Jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli will present a Christmas Concert at the Palace Theatre in downtown Stamford, Conn., on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at 3 p.m. For more information on tickets, call 203-325-4466 or visit www.stamfordsymphony.org.
TCM's star of the month is Fred Astaire, one of the most likable presences in the history of film.