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Wednesday Jul 30 | Fort Francis Times

'Quest' champ

Second-time champ Charity Alverson was awarded the $1,000 grand prize during the annual "Quest for the Best" singing competition Friday night.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz

Wednesday Jul 30 | Colorado Springs Independent

Beck Song Reader, Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio and Ensemble Economique

Originally presented in book form, Beck's 2012 sheet-music "album" was a throwback to the way music was distributed well into the 20th century.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Arcata, CA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Metro Times

Record review: Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas - Secret Evil

When we spoke to Jessica Hernandez nearly two years ago for a Metro Times cover feature called "On the Verge," she had just signed with Capitol Records jazz subsidiary Blue Note, and she was feeling pretty much on top of the world.


Related Topix: Capitol Records, Media, Music, Blue Note, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Entertainment

National Public Radio

Newport Folk 2014 In Photos

Sunday's headliner Mavis Staples brought the Newport Folk Festival to a moving close when she led the crowd in "We Shall Overcome," in memory of Pete Seeger.


Related Topix: Newport Folk Festival, Country, Pete Seeger, Folk, Black Entertainment, Jazz

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Norah Jones' Puss n Boots - playing the 9:30 Club on Thursday - raises the bar on bar bands

From left, Sasha Dobson, Norah Jones and Catherine Popper demonstrate one way to get the bartender's attention.


Related Topix: 9, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Texas, Pop/Rock, Wilco

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Charlie Haden: Giving the Bass a Voice

Charlie Haden, who died on Friday at age 76, was one of the most revered and influential acoustic jazz bassists of his generation, largely because he was incapable of being dull.


Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Keith Jarrett, Ornette Coleman, Black Entertainment, Charles Mingus, Shenandoah, IA


Puss N Boots musical treat at 9:30 Club on Thursday

Puss N Boots is a musical collaboration between Norah Jones , Sasha Dobson, and Catherine Popper.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, Blues

Sun Jul 13, 2014


Album review: Puss N Boots, 'No Fools, No Fun'

Norah Jones gets more and more interesting the further and further she moves away from the breathy jazz-pop that led her to multiplatinum sales and an avalanche of Grammy Awards a decade ago.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Music, Green Day, Punk, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014


These Are the 10 Most Popular Wedding First Dance Songs

Summertime is wedding time, so to commemorate the season, Spotify looked at thousands of wedding-themed playlists to determine the 10 most popular first dance songs.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz


Norah Jones Brings Her Roots Supergroup To Connecticut

On July 15, as Puss N Boots, the three musicians will finally release a debut album, "No Fools, No Fun," on Blue Note Records.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Blue Note Records, New York, Music, Entertainment

Bangor Daily News

Treat all Maine moms right: Give them the economic security of paid maternity leave

Singer Norah Jones with her 3-month-old baby attends a White House event in honor of military mothers in the East Room and Dining Room of the White House in this May 2014 file photo.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Home Listing, Home, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Jazz picks: Albert 'Tootie' Heath, Alon Nechushtan and more

The Angel City Jazz Festival has its 2014 lineup, and in a sense the annual celebration of improvisation has gone back to where it started.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA, Studio City (Los Angeles, CA), Studio-City, CA, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Video Premiere: Hillary Reynolds Band 'Honey, Come Home'

The Hillary Reynolds Band invites listeners into a transcendent folk experience.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Appleton, WI


Check out some new music #3

Djing a show on OZ is so much fun, to choose songs for 3 hours, it is like my birthday every Monday.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Jazz, New Orleans, LA, Country, The Wood Brothers, Black Entertainment, Dance, Magnolia

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Metro Times

Christina Morgan takes the "Norah Jones" approach

When she isn't fronted her own band Bricktown Station, this vocalist works with the Sights, Frijid Pink, and more " I'm not sure exactly how it happened.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Charles, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014


WSJ Cafe: Puss N Boots With Norah Jones 'Always'

At the WSJ Cafe singer Norah Jones performs, "Don't Know What it Means" from her album "No Fools, No Fun" with band Puss N Boots.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz

Sun Jul 06, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Norah Jones Lends Voice to a Trio

Singer and pianist Norah Jones, whose 2002 solo album "Come Away with Me" sold more than 11 million copies, has decided to share the spotlight for her new album.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Advertising