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Watch Lady Gaga take over the mic in New York City bar for impromptu jazz gig
Gaga, dressed in a striking bright red outfit and heels, clambered onto the bar and grabbed the mic at St. Jerome's in New York City to warble away as the small crowd cheered and a saxophonist played in the background.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Aybee and Afrikan Sciences Release New LP Inspired by Miles Davis
While the music of Miles Davis has been interpreted in endless ways over the years, it seems fitting that Deepblak founder Aybee and label mainstay Afrikan Sciences have funneled their experimental, cosmically inclined techno into an homage to the jazz legend.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Jazz: Miles Davis and George Coleman
Miles Davis had two great great bands. The first with Coltrane and Cannonball. The second featured Wayne Shorter on Tenor Sax.
At 60, Newport Jazz Fest looks to the future
In this Aug. 8, 2010 file photo, trumpeter Wynton Marsalis plays at the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, R.I. He will be among the featured performers returning to the festival on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Casinos: George Benson teams with Chris Botti at Thunder Valley
George Benson is set to release "Benson: The Autobiography" next month. In it, he will recount stories from a career that's seen the singer-songwriter partnering with artists including Miles Davis, Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, B.B. King, Quincy Jones, Count Basie and Benny Goodman.
Bridgetown man's Grand Prix cruises into 'Miles Ahead'Bridgetown...
Bridgetown man's Grand Prix cruises into 'Miles Ahead' Eric Bush says his 'baby' will appear in several Miles Davis movie scenes Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1mKoxRx Eric Bush of Bridgetown with "The Blue Beast," his 1971 Pontiac Grand Prix, which will appear in Don Cheadle's "Miles Ahead" film.
Los Angeles Times
Jazz picks: Central Avenue Jazz fest, Ron Carter and more
Ron Carter, an all-star trio and a celebration of L.A. jazz history are among the offerings for the weekend.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Good advice keeps these young jazz musicians on straight and narrow
Christian Scott is enthusing about the young musicians who make up the band he brings to Edinburgh Jazz Festival this weekend when he stops himself.
City of Boston
Boston Public Library's Concerts in the Courtyard Continue in August
Boston Public Library's Concerts in the Courtyard continue through August 29, welcoming visitors to experience the music of local and international artists in a variety of genres at the Central Library in Copley Square, located at 700 Boylston Street.
All About Jazz
Drummer to Drummer
Foremost an innovator, John Riley has always been a 'drummer's drummer" in the world of straight-ahead jazz.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Mike Stern-Bill Evans Band
UNITS for measuring job satisfaction should henceforth be known as Sterns, because few people demonstrate how much they enjoy being at work as does Mike Stern.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Ask the Ebay Queen: How do I handle angry eBay buyer with cancer?
Dear eBay Queen: I had a beautiful Laurel Burch finished quilt that I sold a couple of weeks ago.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Red Cat Jazz Cafe
Even if you don't know Miles Davis from Buddy Miles or John Coltrane from John Legend , there's something about being in a jazz club that automatically makes you feel more, well, sophisticated.
All About Jazz
FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Bill Charlap on 'Jazz in July'
Next week, New York's 92Y will hold its annual Jazz in July festival at its 92nd St. and Lexington Ave. auditorium.
Something Else! Reviews
Gimme Five: Neal Schon, Gregg Rolie + Steve Smith on Journey's...
As the 40th anniversary of Journey's signing with Columbia Records passed this year, we caught up with a trio of members to talk about key moments in the group's record-smashing history of arena rock - including founders Neal Schon and Gregg Rolie, along with platinum-era drummer Steve Smith.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Trombonist Reggie Watkins to Release "One for Miles, One for Maynard," Aug. 26
On his infectious new album, One for Miles, One for Maynard -his second as a leader and first since 2004-Watkins and his band offer deep bop grooves, soulful vigor, and sparkling interplay.
All About Jazz
Nate Wooley/Hugo Antunes/Chris Corsano: Malus
That's in spite, or perhaps that should be because, of being so hard to pin down.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Charlie Haden, Jazz's Rooted Radical
No one wants to be remembered most for what they did at 22, but history will forever recall Charlie Haden for his role in Ornette Coleman's great quartet of the late 1950s.
Music Monday: Classy Vibes
Happy Music Monday! If you were to break into Scott's house and look at his record collection, you'd maybe be shocked to see how many records feature the vibes.
Bangor Daily News
SummerKeys Brings Jazz to Lubec
Kent Hewitt, jazz pianist/composer and SummerKeys faculty member returns to the Lubec stage for the 11th season on July 16th for a solo concert of "Jazz Piano Stylings".