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  1. Jenkins on NBA: Bryant becomes more gunner than top gunRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... unleash some kind of "Showtime" tempo. But RanadivA wasn't completely wrong when he said, "We need to shift to a jazz band." Malone's halfcourt offense was absurdly primitive, built largely around post-ups for DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay ...

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  2. New Orleans community pays final respects to civil rights iconRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... OF RACIAL EQUALITY OR CORE...AND HE ALSO HELPED TO ORGANIZE LOCAL SIT INS. FOLLOWING THIS MORNING'S CEREMONY, A JAZZ FUNERAL PROCESSIONS MADE ITS WAY THROUGH CENTRAL CITY. MOURNERS AND THE JAZZ BAND PLAYING "WE SHALL OVERCOME" FOLLOWED BEHIND HIS ...

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  3. Corry, Barr to perform Christmas program at the StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... Boulder pursuing a bachelor's degree in flute performance. Close out the year on Dec. 28 with the upbeat Paul Shinn Jazz Trio. The trio includes bass, drummer and piano. Pure jazz - real jazz with Paul Shinn's unique stamp of compositions and ...

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  4. Comics how-to, family drama, past and future of jazzRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... novel which has an unexpected, but satisfying, ending. Thomas W. Jacobsen has published extensively on New Orleans jazz music in a number of jazz periodicals including The Mississippi Rag and The Clarinet, and he is also the author of "Traditional ...

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  5. Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein Brings Happy Holidays to BirdlandRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    This holiday season, Birdland Jazz Club presents a special two-week engagement with beloved performer Michael Feinstein through December 27, 2014. A long-time friend of the club and frequent special guest at Cast Party, this NYC holiday tradition kicks off a year-long, global, centennial celebration of Frank Sinatra with a program of Ol' Blue Eyes favorite standards from the great American songbook.

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  6. The Key's Year-End Mania: Bruce Warren's favorite reissues of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... still sounds inspiring and fresh. Hailu Mergia and the Walias - Tchey Belew A 1977 collection of Ethiopian instrumental jazz and soulful grooves from keyboardist and accordion player Hailu Mergia from the folks at Awesome Tapes From Africa. Tche ...

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  7. A Dad's Point-of-View: Too Old to PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Huntington News

    It was my birthday recently and we were invited to a big gala charity event. Before the entertainment began, my wife was nodding off.

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  8. Trail Blazers must contain Anthony Davis in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rip City Project

    Dec 16, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis against the Utah Jazz during the fourth quarter of a game at the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans defeated the Jazz 119-111.

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  9. Southampton set to sign Eljero Elia - AKA the Dutch Mario BalotelliRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The Netherlands winger is set to arrive at St Mary's in January, but has a reputation for being a handful off the pitch The Saints are finalising the deal of Holland winger Eljero Elia, who played in the World Cup Final in South Africa against Spain. But Elia's antics off the pitch have landed him in trouble with police and fans so many times it has damaged his reputation in Germany, Italy and Holland.

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  10. End of the year linksRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    ... issue of Point of Departure . Perfect Sound Forever has articles on Art Pepper and Sun Ra . The votes are in at the NPR Jazz Critics Poll . Francis Davis breaks it down and offers his own ballot. Tom Hull collates the data , and my ballot is here. ...

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  11. Veteran soap opera director Larry Auerbach dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Larry Auerbach, center, who was the director of the soap opera "Love of Life" for its nearly 30-year run, had Sammy Davis Jr. as a guest star in an episode. Larry Auerbach, center, who was the director of the soap opera "Love of Life" for its nearly 30-year run, had Sammy Davis Jr. as a guest star in an episode.

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  12. First Night Morris 2015: From Carla to Svetlana, all the bases are coveredRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Morristown Green

    ... his life-sized dinosaurs. The talent roster includes such tried-and-true favorites as the Harmonium Choral Society , jazz guitar sensations Bucky Pizzarelli and Frank Vignola , and the British Invasion tribute band. For those who love audience ...

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  13. County Line: Did Bing ever take the Road to Stillwater?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... and the movie of the same name - Crosby is unjustly underrated today, said local Crosby expert, radio host and jazz singer Arne Fogel. The story started back in 1867, when newlyweds Dennis and Katie Harrigan left New Brunswick for the promising ...

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  14. BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Highlights from Michael Feinstein's Happy Holidays at BirdlandRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    This holiday season, Birdland Jazz Club presents a special two-week engagement with beloved performer Michael Feinstein through December 27, 2014. A long-time friend of the club and frequent special guest at Cast Party, this NYC holiday tradition kicks off a year-long, global, centennial celebration of Frank Sinatra with a program of Ol' Blue Eyes favorite standards from the great American songbook.

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  15. VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Gesner and it won the Outer Critics Award for Best Production. The music in the Holiday television special featured a jazz score by pianist Vince Guaraldi. It also gave us the "opening sequence" song that went on to be recorded by many, many ...

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  16. Making a list, checking it twice: here are a few winter craft beers from Oregon and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Next time you're at the bottle shop or your favorite taproom, you might want to consult this by-no-means-comprehensive list of some of the season's offerings. The first Ecliptic barrel-aged barleywine releases today - Saturday Dec. 20 - at the brewery: 825 N. Cook St.; Trust the man who brewed the first Deschutes Jubelale 27 years ago to know how to brew a great, big beer.

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  17. Allan Harris - Black Bar JukeboxRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Something Else! Reviews

    An album namechecking the varied offerings of mid-century jukes in African-American club barbershops and greasy spoons had best have versatility as one of its principal bonafides. And it's just that element of surprise, that sense of blending R&B and country, blues and Latin, jazz and soul, which makes Allan Harris' Black Bar Jukebox his most complete offering to date.

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  18. Music in New Orleans for Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014: Martin Krusche's Magnetic Ear at d.b.a.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Modern jazz saxophonist Martin Krusche leads his Magnetic Ear ensemble at d.b.a. on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (Chris Granger, NOLA.com On Sunday, Dec. 21, the options for live music in New Orleans include a set of Christmas-themed afternoon shows at Preservation Hall, a more modern jazz Christmas show at Snug Harbor, and an adventurous jazz saxophonist at d.b.a. Lars Edegran and his St. Peter Street All-stars are joined by guest vocalist Big Al Carson for a set of traditional New Orleans holiday music.

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  19. Video: Star Wars Team Says 'Thank You' to Fans EverywhereRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS team recently took some time to thank fans for their support. Below, watch this video featuring everyone from the crew to R2D2! Star Wars The Force Awakens will star John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow.

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  20. Fairy tale about fisherman's wife gets Cajun liltRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... reigned as the queen of her own Mardi Gras walking parade while becoming a fixture as a storyteller at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival's Kids Tent. She died in 2008, and was honored with a jazz funeral. "I could hear her reading this ...

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