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  1. The Unthanks, Brighton Dome Concert Hall, Church Street, Wednesday, March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Argus

    The Unthanks see the humour in their reputation for bleak music: following comic accordionist Tim Dalling, pianist Adrian McNally deadpanned: "Right, you've had your fun. We know what you really came for."

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  2. Eyelike: Jose Gonzalez, Steve Tyrell, Iron & WineRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Korea Herald

    ... make this the most personal and engaging of the 11 albums Tyrell has recorded since launching a second career as a jazz vocalist in 1999. Singing with his appealing raspy twang, Tyrell offers jazzy arrangements of tunes from the early '60s he ...

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  3. Benny Goodman -- Jazz on Film: Caveat EmptorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | All About Jazz

    A person can see jazz documentaries and walk away without reaching for the gas pipe. But, as the furor around the film Whiplash reminds us, it's wise to keep the bar low.

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  4. Music Matters and Blue Note's 75th: Eric Dolphy's Out to LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | All About Jazz

    Those deep collectors of classic Blue Note titles are already well aware of Music Matters' impressive catalog of reissue titles going back to 2007. Aside from a vintage era release with Van Gelder in the dead wax, these reissues have been the gold standard for hearing Blue Note's iconic classics in their best light.

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  5. Jakarta and The Diplomats to Embrace Java Jazz...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Natalie Cole performs in the 10th Year Edition of Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival 2014 on March 2, 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. An ensemble of Indonesian officials is taking a break from diplomacy this weekend to jazz up one of Indonesia's most-anticipated music festivals.

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  6. 75 other events on Friday, March 6Read the original story

    1 hr ago | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... group's performing three short plays at Full Circle Tattoo in South Park. Voted many times over as San Diego's top jazz artist by the San Diego Music Awards, Jamie Valle is known for his mastery of Brazilian and Afro-Cuban styles. The two local ...

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  7. Paloma Faith won't be singing Bond songRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oxford Times

    The Brit Award-winning star said she had already "found out" that she will not follow in Adele's footsteps and now thinks she will "never" get the prestigious gig. There have been a number of big names suggested as being in with a chance of recording the track for the forthcoming 24th 007 film Spectre, including Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran.

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  8. Eastside Catholic rallies to beat MP, 42-35Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    Marysville Pilchuck started the game with a 4-0 run and led most of the way before a late push by the Crusaders gave them a 42-35 victory in a 3A state quarterfinal game Thursday night at the Tacoma Dome. . Eastside Catholic, which lost to Rainier Beach in the state title game last year, will get a rematch with the Vikings in a semifinal at "We talked about, before the game, that we belong here and we just went out and proved it," Marysville Pilchuck coach Bary Gould said.

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  9. Holy Cross' Ginn out to grab more recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Senior Matt Ginn will leave Holy Cross after this season with just about every one of the school's goaltending records. Entering the Atlantic Hockey Tournament, Ginn, who this week was announced as a nominee for the 2015 Mike Richter Award, is three wins away from tying Tony Quesada's HC record .

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  10. Holy Cross ousted in Patriot League quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Chris Hass tied a career high with 32 points, including a key basket that forced overtime as top-seeded Bucknell escaped with a 90-83 victory over No. 8 seed Holy Cross in a Patriot League men's basketball quarterfinal on Thursday night.

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  11. 'Forbidden Broadway' skewers theater's sacred cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Cape Cod Times

    The irony is that “Forbidden Broadway” is now almost as famous as the musicals it parodies. After more than 9,000 performances in 200 cities, it's clear that what started as an off-Broadway production at Palsson's Supper Club in 1982 has become a classic.

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  12. WND's Farah Is Just Not Down With All That Science StuffRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ConWebBlog

    Joseph Farah devoted his Feb. 26 WorldNetDaily column to a screed against science -- specifically attacking National Geographic for highlighting "the war against science": Sadly, I don't have the time or space to refute and rebut every aspect of this full-throated endorsement of modern "science" as the new priesthood, whose conclusions are questioned at the threat of excommunication, not to mention humiliation in rational circles. In short, if you doubt any conclusions of the modern scientific establishment, you're not only a rube, but you are dangerous.

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  13. Mid-March music: Gimme something good, RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Copenhagen Post

    ... Natalie Prass, who recently contributed vocals to The Gaslight Anthem's latest record, Get Hurt. Join the reknowned jazz pianist Stefano Bollani for a night of hits. Backed up by bassist Jesper Bodilsen and drummer Morten Lund, you're invited to ...

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  14. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | Holy Cross’s Season Ends After 90-83 Loss to Bucknell in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Go Local

    The Holy Cross Crusaders season came to a close on Thursday night after a 90-83 overtime loss to the top seeded Bucknell Bison in the second round of the Patriot League Tournament. Holy Cross finishes the season with an overall record of 14-16 and 8-10 in the Patriot League.

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  15. Oh, so close: MP gives sixth-ranked Eastside Catholic a scareRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Marysville Pilchuck started the game with a 4-0 run and led most of the way before a late push by the Crusaders gave them a 42-35 victory in a 3A state quarterfinal game at the Tacoma Dome late afternoon. Eastside Catholic, which lost to Rainier Beach in the state title game last year, will get a rematch with the Vikings in a semifinal at "We talked about, before the game, that we belong here and we just went out and proved it," Marysville Pilchuck head coach Bary Gould said.

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  16. 'American Idol' ladies drop to eight in a night of ups and downs in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... crashed the Internet, singing Ashford and Simpson's "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" in her own blend of Amy Winehouse jazz stirred with soul. Keith Urban lauded her "strong artistry" that sets her apart, but Jennifer Lopez was a bit dismayed that ...

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  17. Yoosun Nam: Light Of the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    It's a love story in essence: South Korean classical piano and vocal protA gA with multiple competition wins, hears jazz in high school; picks up saxophone at nineteen and swaps university computer studies for music; then, as straight and true as Cupid's arrow, heads for Berklee College of Music; New York and a Master's degree in jazz studies duly beckons at NYU Steinhardt, under the tutelage of , among others. The first fruit of Yoonsum Nam's pursuit of jazz, Light of the City is straight-ahead in concept, but original by design.

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  18. The Ted Howe Jazz Orchestra: PinnacleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    It was a heartfelt ride through some of The Duke's most familiar tunes, swinging mightily. He now steps up into Ellington-ian ensemble territory with Pinnacle , by his thirteen piece Ted Howe Jazz Orchestra.

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  19. Abdullah Ibrahim: The Song Is My StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... In the video he demonstrates how his signature piano styling came about by combining local African folk music with jazz progressions and chord structures. A short segment of the concert is also included and is the visual accompaniment to the record, ...

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  20. Les McCann: Invitation to OpennessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... Les McCann's monumental Invitation to Openness would result. may have detonated a nuclear music device with Free Jazz; A Collective Improvisation (Atlantic, 1961), but it was McCann that brought that same spirit to funk, with much better results ...

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