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  1. Daedelus touring, playing Round Robin Duets & Undead Music show with ShigetoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Brooklynvegan

    ... Palmer collaborator Jherek Bischoff , New Orleans R&B veteran Allen Toussaint , ex-P-Funk member Amp Fiddler , free jazz veteran David Murray , that dog. member Petra Haden , and more. Tickets for that show are on sale now. More info on the event, ...

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  2. Report: Drake Sued for Allegedly Ripping Off Jazz MusicianRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Drake has reportedly been sued by the estate of a late jazz musician, whom he allegedly ripped off for one of the tracks on his 2013 album, Nothing Was the Same .

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  3. Live in the D: Jazz musician's journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    ... JUST DO THAT HE DID. WE GOT IT RIGHT HERE CHARLES BOWLES QUARTET. FIRST LET'S HEAR HIS STORY. MICHELLE OLIVER HAS HIS JAZZ JOURNEY. Reporter: YOU COULD SAY BEING A PIANO PLAYER IS IN CHARLES BOWLES' GENES. HIS MOTHER PLAYED THE PIANO AND HER COUSIN ...

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  4. Junior League to donate almost $10K to local organizationsRead the original story

    Tuesday | KIMA

    ... Junior League of Yakima by participating in our two annual major fundraising events, The Case of the Blues and All that Jazz held in August and Fashion Front held in September or by making a donation via our website at ...

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  5. WordPress 3.9 Arrives with Better Media Editing, Gallery Previews,...Read the original story

    9 min ago | Editor & Publisher

    ... can download the new release now from WordPress.org/Download (it's 6.0MB). Dubbed "Smith" in honor of African-American jazz musician Jimmy Smith, WordPress 3.9 is supposed to give users a better understanding of how their content will look once it ...

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  6. Book Review: Kansas City LightningRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Stereophile

    ... were once tantalized by ads that pictured toy trains looping around "bright ovals of miniature track." As every jazz fan knows, Charlie Parker's playing traveled along bright ovals of its own. So does Crouch's prose, and his intellectual excursions ...

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  7. Why flute diva Ali Ryerson has no fearRead the original story

    23 min ago | Connecticut Post

    ... Ryerson's sleek, slender flute has taken her from New Zealand and Japan to Africa and Russia. The internationally known jazz flutist never travels without it. In fact, she usually has two or more with her; different flutes have different sounds. "A ...

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  8. This year's Sioux Falls JazzFest will be 'Bad to the Bone'Read the original story

    32 min ago | KSFY

    Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues announced the main stage lineup Thursday at the Washington Pavilion.

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  9. Series to end with Latin jazzRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    The Columbia Jazz Series will present its season finale, "Big Band Goes Latin," at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Dogwood Theater at Columbia College.

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  10. Bob Weir Guests With Taj Mahal At SweetwaterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | JamBase

    ... o run that continues on Friday night in Paradise, CA. Tomorrow night Bobby is expected to sit-in with Preservation Hall Jazz Band at Sweetwater.

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  11. Jazz in the Park Spring Concert Series starts ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The 2014 Jazz in the Park Spring Concert Series starts Thursday. It is happening in Treme at Louis Armstrong Park.

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  12. Drake sued by late jazz musician Jimmy Smith's estate for...Read the original story

    44 min ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... a lawsuit involving his song "Pound Cake" feat. Jay Z, which is featured on his album Nothing Was the Same . The late jazz musician Jimmy Smith's estate is suing Drake for using a sampling of his song "Jimmy Smith Rap" from 1982 without permission. ...

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  13. Jason Moran On JazzSetRead the original story

    47 min ago | National Public Radio

    He's not 40 yet, but Jason Moran is a 2010 MacArthur Fellow, the Artistic Advisor for Jazz at the Kennedy Center, and a Resident Artistic Director at SFJAZZ in San Francisco.

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  14. Why flute diva Ali Ryerson has no Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    ... Ryerson's sleek, slender flute has taken her from New Zealand and Japan to Africa and Russia. The internationally known jazz flutist never travels without it. In fact, she usually has two or more with her; different flutes have different sounds. "A ...

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  15. Free Jazz Concert Wednesday night at Warner PacificRead the original story

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    Warner Pacific College invites you to immerse yourself in beautiful music at a free, and open to the public, concert in late April featuring talented students: Jazz Concert featuring the Jazz Band and Vocal Jazz Ensemble Wednesday, April 23 7:30 pm McGuire Auditorium The Warner Pacific Jazz Band will perform an upbeat potpourri of straight ahead ... (more)

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  16. WHOA- Drake a liar and a thief?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | HOT 107.9

    ... Music 2" which features Jay-Z. The song begins with a 35 second monologue from a 1982 song "Jimmy Smith Rap Song" by Jazz musician Jimmy Smith. The crazy thing is he gave credit in his liner notes that sample was properly used. Although Jimmy is no ...

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  17. PPG Chairman Notes Successful 2013, Record Financials During Annual MeetingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    PPG Industries today held its annual meeting of shareholders in Pittsburgh, where Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Bunch spoke about the company's recent strategic progress and record financial performance.

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  18. This Week In The ArtsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    The Jazzanooga Jazz Festival continues throughout the month of April and includes JJazz on the Grass in Whiteside Park on Monday at 6 p.m., Edible Jazz with Culinary Historian Michael Twitty on Thursday, April 24, at 5:30 p.m. at Dish T'Pass, Jazz at Memo's on Thursday, April 24, at 6 p.m., and Lalah Hathaway and Ruben Studdard in concert on ... (more)

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  19. 'Fatal Trust' true story of Harold ShipmanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    "Fatal Trust" is a movie based on the true story of serial killer Dr. Harold Shipman.

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  20. Drake accused of ripping off jazz song sampleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | JAM! Showbiz

    ... Drake has become the latest rapper to find himself at the centre of a plagiarism lawsuit - the administrators of a dead jazz musician's estate have accused him of sampling a monologue from a 1982 song without permission. Jimmy Smith's relatives ...

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