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Friday Aug 22 | The Jersey Journal

Catch Lisa Fischer in Weehawken

Locals are in for a treat as Summer Concerts on the Hudson 2014 is set to debut Grammy-award winning singer Lisa Fischer's band Grand Baton on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Weehawken, NJ, Jazz, Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, Hudson County, NJ

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Music Review: Ed Stone - 'King of Hearts'

Elegantly seamed and melodic-sounding, Ed Stone is a contemporary jazz guitarist whose new CD King of Hearts juxtaposes the suave voicing of George Benson with a touch of Bernard Edwards ' stylized funk.


Related Topix: Jazz, Dance, Gloria Estefan, Latin

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Fiji Times

Sounds of music loses its spice

GOOGLE the name Brian Culbertson and you will find some of the world's grooviest contemporary jazz music fresh out of Illinois in the US.


Related Topix: Jazz, Brian Culbertson, World News, Fiji,

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

A night of jamming with Robin Williams

Jazz pianist and composer Allan Zavod remembers Robin Williams as an extraordinary collaborator and a great mate who always made time for his fans.


Related Topix: Jazz

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Audio Fidelity to George Benson's 'Breezin' On...

Jazz fans worldwide are buzzing with excitement over the release of 'Breezin' by legendary jazz singer and guitarist George Benson on Multichannel 5.1-Surround Sound Hybrid SACD from Marshall Blonstien's Audio Fidelity.


Related Topix: Benson, Instrumental, Jazz

Sun Aug 10, 2014


Remembering one night live with Idris Muhammad

It apparently flew beneath many of our radars that Idris Muhammad died July 29. The New Orleans-based drummer was 74.a a a While he had spent the past two decades working with jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal, Muhammad's drumming covered almost every genre of contemporary music, including rock 'n' roll.


Related Topix: Jazz, New Orleans, Black Entertainment, Ahmad Jamal, Sonny Stitt, John Scofield