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  1. Jazz and Blues 2015 - Fans go wild for Charlie Wilson aka Uncle CharlieRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL,Trelawny-Charlie Wilson had the audience cheering as he performed a string of love songs at Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival now on at the Trelawny Stadium. He was greeted with wild cheers as he serenaded the ladies with songs such as 'I Wanna Be Your Man', 'Beautiful', 'My Baby', 'My Love Is All I Have','There Goes My Baby', 'You Are' and 'Charlie, Last Name Wilson'.

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  2. Jazz and Blues 2015 - Soja debut impressive performance at Jazz Night 3Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny-Grammy nominee, reggae group Soja impressed the audience on their debut performance at the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival 2015 now on at the Trelawny Stadium. The roots- reggae band which were visiting the Land of Reggae for the first time, went through Tear It Down, Down to the Ground, Not Done Yet, You and Me and more.

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  3. Jazz and Blues 2015 - Showmanship at its best from Richie StephensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL, , Jamaica - A versatile Richie Stephens thrilled the audience especially the ladies on the second night of the Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival, now underway at the Trelawny stadium. Among the highlights of his performance was his tribute to Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown and John Holt, all fallen reggae warriors.

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  4. Jazz and Blues 2015 - Arturo Tappin gets Night 2 underway with sweet renditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL, , Jamaica - Patrons were blown away by the performance of Arturo Tappin at the second night of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival 2015, got underway at the Trelawny stadium. During his tribute to John Holt, Tappin was equally impressive with his renditions of 'Impossible' and 'Dr Love'.

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  5. Ware Center to Host 'Roots And Blues' MU Faculty Art ShowRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The second annual Roots and Blues Festival is set for Friday, Feb. 6 and Saturday, Feb. 7 and will take place in numerous venues in downtown Lancaster. The Ware Center of Millersville University is among the festival venues and is excited to host a full slate of gifted musicians as well as the festival's Master Class Program.

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  6. Veteran Reggae Performer Johnny Clark rocks Jazz and BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny- Veteran reggae performer Johhny Clarke closed off the tribute to recently deceased reggae icon John Holt with an admirable performance at Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival being held now at the Trelawny stadium. The seasoned crooner reeled off hit after hit, including 'Rock With Me Baby', 'Move Out a Babylon', 'None Shall Escape the Judgement', 'African People', among others.

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  7. Jazz and Blues 2015 - The Tamlins thrilled the crowd with hits and tribute to John HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jamaica Observer

    FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny-Reggae group, The Tamlins thrilled the audience on the first night of Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival now on at the Trelawny Stadium. The three male vocalists synchronised their voices together to deliver Hard to Confess, World is Falling Down, Go Away Dream, I Wish it would Rain and others, much to the delight of the moderate sized crowd.

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  8. A bevy of blues: City earns a reputationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Marietta Times

    Blues music first began overflowing the banks of the Mississippi River Delta around 80 years ago and wound its way up river gaining traction in other riverfront towns like Chicago, Memphis, St. Louis and New Orleans. Though the genre is now recognized and played around the world, blues music has often shared a strong connection to life on the river.

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  9. Melting away the bluesRead the original story

    Thursday | Truro Daily News

    Charlie A'Court, a McCallum Settlement native, will host the second annual Blues Meltdown on Friday at Champions Bar & Grill. Joining A'Court on stage will be John Campbelljohn, Carson Downey, and Christine Campbell.

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  10. Tony MatterhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Gleaner

    Producer of the Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival, Walter Elmore, has endorsed sensational roots reggae band Morgan Heritage as 'a class act'. Describing their onstage performance as "exceptional'', Elmore hinted that this is the factor which has given the sibling group the edge to close the festival tomorrow It was in 2006 that the Royal Family of Reggae last appeared at the festival.

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  11. What's buzzin at The Beehive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    ... likes her audience to get to know her. For more info on Bolling: http://melissabolling.com On Saturday, Jan. 31 Boston Blues Festival Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Toni Lynn Washington performs her neo soul and blues. She has been nominated ...

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  12. Pennsylvania Blues Fest announces move, lines up Shemekia CopelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Morning Call

    Shemekia Copeland, who was nominated for a Grammy for Best Blues Album in 2013, will perform July 25 at the Pennsylvania Blues Festival in Lake Harmony. Shemekia Copeland, who was nominated for a Grammy for Best Blues Album in 2013, will perform July 25 at the Pennsylvania Blues Festival in Lake Harmony.

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  13. Pennsylvania Blues Fest to have 24th year at new location, announces first headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Morning Call

    The Pennsylvania Blues Festival, which had 19 years at Jack Frost/Big Boulder Ski Area before moving to Blue Mountain Ski Area four years ago, will move again - closer to where it started -- its founder says. The festival will hold its 24th year July 24-26 at Split Rock in the Lake Harmony area of Kidder Township, Carbon County, just tow miles from Jack Frost/Bi Boulder, festival founder and director Michael Cloeren says.

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  14. Monaghan Rhythm & Blues Festival a.k.a Harvest Time Blues FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ireland.com

    A four day festival of Blues Music with seven international artists in the late Night Marquee, ten Top Blues Bands on The Pub Trail and five Blues Acts in the Acoustic room at The Market House. "Monaghan Rhythm & Blues Festival is a four day festival of Blues Music with seven international artists in the late Night Marquee, ten Top Blues Bands on The Pub Trail and five Blues Acts in the Acoustic room at The Market House.

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  15. Jazz and Blues discounts for Caribbean Airlines travellersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Gleaner

    Caribbean Airlines has announced that it will offer passengers who travel to Jamaica between January 24 and January 31, a 10 per cent discount on Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival tickets. "Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival is a right fit for Caribbean Airlines as people seek to follow their passions for music and travel.

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  16. Pointer Sisters ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Jamaica Observer

    ONE of the hallmarks of Rhythm and Blues has been great harmony groups: The Supremes, The Impressions, The Temptations, The Chi Lites, The Pointer Sisters. The Pointer Sisters make their first appearance in Jamaica this week on the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival, at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium.

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  17. Corporate givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Daytona Blues Foundation donated $40,000 to Halifax Health's Center for Women & Infant Health and $15,000 to Project WARM in Bunnell. The donations are proceeds from the 2014 Daytona Blues Festival.

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  18. Blues FestivalRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    Looking for a mid week pick me up? Here's just the thing. Freight and Salvage at 2020 Addison Street in Berkeley is hosting an Acoustic Blues Festival on Wednesday January 28th featuring many well known talents.

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  19. Briefs: Country Blues jam today in BrownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Country Blues jam today in Brownsville Other briefs: Colloquium at FHU to look at ethical issues in emergency medicine Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: West Tennessee bluesmen Linzie Butler and Elam McKnight perform during last year's Country Blues Jam. The free event is held annually at the Delta Heritage Center to commemorate the birthday of blues pioneer Sleepy John Estes.

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  20. Wilmette Teen Will Play at International Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    A Wilmette teenager will deliver a solo performance at the International Blues Challenge, the world's largest gathering of blues acts, on Beale Street in Memphis this week.

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