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Billie Joe Armstrong joins The Replacements at Coachella

Billie Joe Armstrong made a surprise appearance at the second weekend of the Coachella festival by joining rockers The Replacements onstage.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Replacements, Ambient, Billie Joe Armstrong, Entertainment

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Shakespeare & Co's 'Satchmo' earns raves in off-Broadway transfer

One of the great benefits of going to theater in western Massachusetts is the opportunity to catch new plays during their gestational periods, before they go on to greater renown in New York or across the country.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Theater, Arts, Lenox, MA, Ambient, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies

Wed Apr 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Louis Armstrong House Museum and Moving Image to Host Special Screening of HELLO, DOLLY!, 5/10

On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 the Louis Armstrong House Museum and the Museum of the Moving Image will host a dessert reception and special screening of the beloved film musical Hello , Dolly! in honor of Ambassador Satch knocking the Fab Four off Billboards' #1 spot at the height of Beatlemania.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Hello, Dolly!, Ambient, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Bye Bye Birdie, The Ed Sullivan Show, Entertainment, Television

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Region heats up with summer of sizzling shows

We're still a couple of months from the official start of summer, but it's never too early to start planning which concerts to attend when the weather finally warms up for good.

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Related Topix: New York, Binghamton, NY, New Orleans, Music!, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Ambient

Thu Apr 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Louis Armstrong House Museum to Celebrate International Jazz Day at Birdland, 4/30

Celebrate International Jazz Day with David O stwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band & the Louis Armstrong House Museum at Birdland on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:30 pm.

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Related Topix: Ambient, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Wycliffe Gordon

Fort Collins Coloradoan

'I, Claudia' a one-woman show, sort of

Ask Heather Ostberg Johnson to tell you about the character she plays in Bas Bleu Theatre Co.'

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Related Topix: Ambient

Sun Apr 06, 2014

CBS Local

'Satchmo At The Waldorf' Shows Another Side of Louis Armstrong

From his first recordings in the early 1920s to his death in 1971 in Queens, legendary jazz musician Louis Armstrong played the world.

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Related Topix: Ambient, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Queens, NY, New York, NY, CBS

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Power Line

A tour de megaforce

Terry Teachout traces his interest in Louis Armstrong to the time his mother called him in from outdoors to see Armstrong sing on the Ed Sullivan Show.

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Related Topix: Ambient, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Hello, Dolly!, Theater, Arts, US News, Conservative Political News

Thu Apr 03, 2014

NY1

Your Weekend Starts Now 4/3/14

NY1's weekly segment "Your Weekend Starts Now" shows entertaining picks for great things to do this weekend all around the city.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Ambient, Dave Brubeck, Frank Loesser, Theater, Arts

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Nation

Racial Politics in the New York Theater-With Lyndon Johnson and 'Satchmo'

Two wildly different takes on the racial politics of our time opened in New York theaters in the past two weeks.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Theater, Arts, Bryan Cranston, Publishing, Media, New Times, Ambient

Hispanic Business

America Savors... Jazz Appreciation Month

For the enthusiast who wishes to learn more about jazz, the following brief summary prepared by , the Smithsonian's curator of American music, offers a useful starting point.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Ambient

Tue Apr 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

In Performance: Satchmo at the Waldorf' John Douglas Thompson

This week's New York Times In Performance video features actor John Douglas Thompson in a scene from "Satchmo at the Waldorf," Terry Teachout 's one-man show which explores the life of legendary jazz trumpeter and singer Louis Armstrong .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Ambient

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Financial Times

Satchmo style

Years after the trumpeter Louis Armstrong left New Orleans for Chicago in 1922, he recalled how lucky he was to have travelled alongside a family friend who was carrying an overflowing basket of fried chicken.

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Related Topix: Ambient, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Duke University

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Bradenton.com

Sarasota Orchestra performs jazz hits

Trumpeter/vocalist Byron Stripling, artistic director of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, has appeared as a guest artist with dozens of orchestras around the country.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Jazz, Columbus Jazz Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Fats Waller, Ambient, Duke Ellington

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