4 hrs ago
National Public Radio
Benmont Tench On World Cafe
Benmont Tench, who plays those perfect piano lines and organ fills as a member of Tom Petty's Heartbreakers, has just released a solo album.
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8 hrs ago
Live in the D Professionals 3/7/14
Live in the D's panel of professionals talk about funding for abstinence programs, a new kind of doll and a man who lost half-a-million dollars at a casino.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Dr. John tribute at Saenger during 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest to feature Gregg Allman, Widespread Panic, Mavis Staples
Mac 'Dr. John' Rebennack is the subject of an all-star tribute concert at the Saenger Theatre on Saturday, May 3, 2014, during the New Orleans Jazz Fest.
Best of New Orleans
All-star tribute to Dr. John at the Saenger Theater during Jazz Fest
Dr. John may not be playing Jazz Fest this year, but he'll be playing locally during Jazz Fest, and the venue and lineup are both stellar.
Dr. John Tribute | Gregg Allman, Panic, Kreutzmann & More
A bevy of JamBase favorites and more will honor the legendary Dr. John on May 3 at the Saenger Theatre for "The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music," a special concert event taping honoring this musical icon in his hometown of New Orleans.
Don Was Names Tess Henley Winner of Guitar Center's Third Annual Singer-Songwriter Program
Henley receives opportunity to record an E.P. with producing legend Was, wins recording time at Converse Rubber Tracks Studio, new gear, musical equipment, $25,000 cash and more Guitar Center is thrilled to announce Kent, WA native Tess Henley as the winner of the third annual Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter artist discovery program.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
KSAT-TV San Antonio
Fire torches apartment, injures firefighter
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Album review: Benmont Tench, You Should Be So Lucky
At 60, keyboard player Tench - a founder member of Tom Petty's Heartbreakers and sessions musician for everyone from Dylan, the Stones and U2 to Johnny Cash, Green Day and Lucinda Williams - belatedly delivers a solo album.
Blue Note Records Continues 75th Anniversary Celebrations
The 75 th Anniversary of Blue Note Records , the most-respected and longest-running Jazz label in the world, is being commemorated throughout 2014 and beyond with a broad range of special releases and events.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Song Spinner: Will Evansa a Life is a Photographa
Will Evans performs "Life is a Photograph" during a recent video shoot for The Day at The Garde Arts Center in New London.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
St. Louis Jazz Notes
So What: Local News, Notes & Links
Here's the latest wrap-up of assorted links and short local news items of interest: * Saxophonist David Sanborn is performing through Sunday at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco with an all-star band including vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson, organist Joey DeFrancesco, and drummer Billy Hart.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
All About Jazz
Don Was: The Music Is Paramount
The president of the iconic Blue Note Records, the man who is stewarding the label as it marches into it's 75th anniversary year celebration, comes from the wrong side of the tracks, in a sense.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
WBAB-FM West Babylon
Dave Grohl Does The Beatles
Sunday night February 9th 2014 the television special celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles live US Television debut aired.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Detroit music figures recall the night America met the Beatles
It's already been said a million times, a million different ways: It was an hour of television that changed the world.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Don Was Previews 'Extremely Powerful' Beatles Ed Sullivan Tribute
Don Was is referring to the rehearsals for The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute to The Beatles , which featured an A-list roster of artists - including Stevie Wonder , Alicia Keys , Katy Perry , the reunited Eurythmics , Dave Grohl , Keith Urban , John Mayer , Brad Paisley and Ed Sheeran - performing the songs of the Fab Four.