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  1. NYC exhibit of Louis Armstrong photographs by Jack Bradley includes rare, poignant imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Brandon Sun

    Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Bradley had unrestricted access to his hero for 12 years, documenting the jazz legend through thousands of photographs and saving Armstrong's sound recordings, fan letters - and even handkerchiefs.

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  2. Tony Miceli: Vibes MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | All About Jazz

    ... ; Dreambox Media, 2000) and ( Can't Find My Way Home ; Dot Time, 2013) are gaining increasing attention from jazz fans, and his new CD with violinist ( Alone Together ; Dreambox Media, 2014) is raising eyebrows. Miceli is interested in social ...

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  3. elton-johnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    THIS DAY IN 1997: "Candle in the Wind 1997" by Elton John broke the record for the best-selling single of all time, just 37 days after its release. "White Christmas" by Bing Crosby had been the previous record-holder.

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  4. Recording Academy Grammy Consideration For Lourdes Duque Baron's Debut...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Lourdes Duque Baron's "My Spring In Paris" has been compared to jazz greats such as Frank Sinatra, Burt Bacharach, Diana Krall and even Barbra Streisand. What truly gets you is the way the music flows amidst her sultry and powerful voice.

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  5. Denstone College: Dave Brubeck's eldest son, Darius Brubeck, set to performRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    Both as a soloist and as the pianist in numerous bands, he has performed across the globe to great acclaim. He also has an enviable reputation as a jazz educator and for many years was Professor at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at the University of Kwazulu Natal in South Africa.

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  6. The Spin Quartet: In CirclesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    2014 has been a stellar year for jazz quartets working without chording instruments -two horns, bass drums, no piano, no guitar. Trumpeter released the marvelous a very groove-based Trip (High Note Records); a somewhat old-timey sounding Riverside ...

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  7. Music Review: The City Boys Allstars - 'Blinded by the Night'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It had been 17 years since The City Boys Allstars got together to play in public when they took to the stage of New York City's The Cutting Room on August 28, 2013 for a live concert. Blinded by the Night , released last month, is a recording of that concert.

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  8. Gabrielle Goodman and Friends Appear at the Berklee Performance CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Gabrielle Goodman and friends will offer a spectacular evening of Jazz and Soul music on Thursday October 23rd. Goodman will be joined by guest artists saxophonist Walter Beasley,pianist/arranger David Alan Bunn, vocalist Donna McElroy, saxophonist Andre Ward, pianist Bob Winter and many more performing songs from Goodman's catalogue, as well as songs by artists Goodman has worked with over the years including Chaka Khan, Michael Buble, Roberta Flack, Patti Labelle, Nona Hendryx, and others.

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  9. You're DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Steven Ellison likes using jazz elements in his electronic soundscapes: See 2012's harmonically antsy Until the Quiet Comes and other projects with his virtuoso bassist pal Thundercat. But on the L.A. artist's fifth Flying Lotus set, joined by Obi Wan elder Herbie Hancock and a team of shredding genre outlaws , Ellison makes the boldest, most fully engaged fusion of the hip-hop-laptop era.

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  10. Brubeck/Desmond set tone for Bob James/David Sanborn's 'Quartette Humaine'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    "Quartette Humaine": David Sanborn , Bob James , James Genus , Steve Gadd . They're live at the North Sea Jazz Festival, from 2013.

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  11. Music Industry: Doylestown-Based Jazz Band Drivetime Inks National Distribution DealRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    Philadelphia, Pa: Urban Organic Jazz sextet Drivetime is pleased to announce they have signed a national distribution deal with GJtunes and their CD'S are available for purchase in major retailers including Wal-Mart, Kmart and Target. Drivetime's members have been captivating audiences with their Urban Organic style of jazz and high-energy performances for over 30 years.

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  12. Music Industry: The J.F.K. Quintet: 1961-63Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... (as), Harry Killgo (p), Walter Booker, Jr. (b) and Carl "Mickey' Newman (d). The result was the J.F.K. Quintet: New Jazz Frontiers From Washington. A second album was recorded in December '61 entitled Young Ideas [above]. What's interesting about ...

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  13. PERFORMANCE: The Jazz Bridge "Jazz in the Sanctuary,a Second...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    One show starts at 7:30. Information: 215-517-8337 Guitarist Jason Klinke, a graduate of Temple University's Esther Boyer College of Music, is indicative of today's new wave of players who embrace the spirit of the jazz tradition, but apply that tradition to contemporary musical forms, harmonies and rhythms.

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  14. PERFORMANCE: The Jazz Bridge "Jazz on the Mainline,a Third...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    One show starts at 7:30 p.m. Information: 215-517-8337. artist Monnette Sudler is a treasure in this region-and beyond-and Jazz Bridge is pleased to welcome her back to the concert stage after her heroic and successful battle, via lung transplant, with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis lung disease.

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  15. PERFORMANCE: The Jazz Bridge"Jazz at the Center,a First...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    The Jazz Bridge "Jazz at the Center," First Wednesdays Neighborhood Concerts Series at the Cheltenham Center for the Arts, Ashbourne Road in Cheltenham-presents bassist and his New Orleans Jazz Band on Wednesday, December 3. One show starts at 7:30 p.m., tickets are $10/$5 for students, and are only available at the door. For info: 215-517-8337.

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  16. Late, Late Night FDL: I Put A Spell On YouRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

    ... on 27 October. It's an album which finds the Eurythmics frontwoman tackling a variety of iconic, politically charged jazz standards composed by artists such as Hoagy Carmichael, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin. "I was rehearsing with Herbie ...

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  17. The real story behind Bob Hawke's clash with Frank Sinatra, how he...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82, just weeks after creating incredible dress for Amal Clooney's wedding The real story behind Bob Hawke's clash with Frank Sinatra, how he keeps fit by eating a tin of black cherries each day and working out on a 'giant vibrator': Inside the former PM's harbourside home Reveals that a tin of black cherries each day is part of the Bob Hawke diet 'to ward off arthritis' Bob Hawke reveals the real story behind his clash with cranky Frank Sinatra when Ol' Blue Eyes took aim at female journalists in Australia and sparked a union revolt against his tour.

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  18. Total CEO Christophe De Margerie Killed In Moscow Plane CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed in an airplane collision with a snow plow at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova said on Tuesday. "Tonight, a plane crashed when it collided with a snow-clearing machine.

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  19. The Fashion Industry Mourns Oscar de la Renta, 'The King Of Evening'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Oscar de la Renta and model Karlie Kloss walk the runway at the Oscar De La Renta fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 on September 9, 2014 in New York City. The late designer's kind spirit weaved a tapestry just as beautiful as his runway, red carpet and bridal creations .

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  20. NABF flyweight title on the line Friday night in PuebloRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This Friday night, October 24, 2014, in Pueblo, Colorado, at Memorial Hall , 'Let's Rock Pueblo' , a Cordova Productions event featuring both Marvin 'Much Too Much' Cordova, Jr. and sister Chantel 'One Gorgeous Babe' Cordova on a card featuring plenty of southern Colorado talent. Marvin Cordova, a former WBC Youth Champion and NABF National Youth Champion , unfortunately had no opponent when this article was completed that a blow to the fans of the 'Fighting Cordovas' who grew up in Rocky Ford but are beloved by Pueblo fight fans.

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