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  1. The Musical Rangers featuring Hubie Vigreux, Mike Harris & Joe StolarickRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WWOZ

    The Musical Rangers are joined by Hubie Vigreux, Mike Harris, and Joe Stolarick, for a performance demonstrating multiple genres of New Orleans jazz and rhythm & blues.

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  2. Live music in New Orleans for Tues., July 22, 2014: Guitarist Jimmy Robinson goes solo at Snug HarborRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... a solo show on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (Doug MacCash / NOLA.com On Tuesday, July 22, the live music options in New Orleans include a pair of very different guitarists, a garage rock birthday blowout and a jazz clarinetist. The Woodenhead and ...

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  3. Attention Santa Monica: Your Jazz on the Lawn Lineup 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... and enjoy lively music in the park. This year's exciting artist line-up includes: Critical Brass on Aug. 3, a New Orleans second line mashup band that blends Dixieland jazz, gospel funk, Afro-Latin grooves and neo-soul hip-hop freestyles Adaawe on ...

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  4. Faux Jazz funeral held for 1964 murder victim Mary ShermanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... the subject of the best-selling book Dr. Mary's Monkey, which some have called "the most whispered about book in New Orleans." The book's author, Ed Haslam, maintains that Dr. Sherman was severely electrocuted at another facility in Uptown New ...

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  5. Iguanas Invade New Haven's Natural HabitatRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New Haven Independent

    ... fact, bringing the bayou straight to New Haven. The four, who hold a bluesy, soulful bag of tricks, make up the New Orleans-based Iguanas , and appeared at Cafe 9 on Friday night to a packed house. Performing old hits (see video) as well as new ones ...

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  6. Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue, "To Make Amends"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WWOZ

    ... "When You Get Back" and "Burgundy Street Boogie". Check out this moody "behind the scenes music video" from New Orleans singer-song writer Krisin Diable. "I Know a Man" from the album Kristin Diable & The City was filmed inside the historic Upper ...

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  7. Interview | Newport Folk Festival Producer Jay SweetRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | JamBase

    ... - and has been thriving ever since with its eclectic lineups that have featured everything from folk to funk to New Orleans brass-bands to arena-sized rock. Over the years the iconic fest has hosted a veritable who's who of musicians from Joan Baez ...

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  8. The Best Twin Cities Concerts of the Week: 7/21-7/27Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | City Pages

    ... Stanley-Ayre Rebirth Brass Band Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant The Rebirth won a Grammy for 2011's Rebirth of New Orleans , whose double entendre title reflects a persistent theme as the city continues to bounce back post-Katrina. But three decades ...

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  9. Santa Monica Offers Free Jazz Series in AugustRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The LookOut news

    ... and family," said Allison Ostrovsky, who sponsors the events. This year's five acts include Critical Brass, a New Orleans hip-hop funk jazz band known for their unique blend of music; the Tom Nolan Band , which mixes originals and classic dance ...

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  10. Jazz Trumpeter Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Cybercast News Service

    Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter.

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  11. Community Notes: July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cary News

    ... Tuesday, July 29, at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Mur Lafferty will discuss and sign her novel, "Ghost Train to New Orleans," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The 23rd annual Prevent Blindness Mixed Doubles ...

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  12. New Orleans jazz musician Lionel Ferbos dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Raw Story

    Legendary jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos, whose prolific career began with society bands that predated the Great Depression, died in New Orleans at the age of 103, US media reported.

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  13. Vicinity Manufacturing Travels to the Birthplace of Jazz for IFT 2014Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... forum and expo in the world. This year's IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo will be held June 22nd -24th at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The event attracts over 20,000 of the world's top food science and technology ...

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  14. Jambalaya Brass Band to Perform at Second Line Parade & Block Party on NYC's WestsideRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... of the CMJ Charts, The Roots Music Report and the Cashbox Charts. This tight and tasty ensemble is the ultimate New Orleans party band that On The Funky Side reaffirms yet again with style and gusto, and Jambalaya Brass Band live is a flat-out ...

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  15. New Orleans jazz trumpeter Ferbos dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The China Post

    Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter.

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  16. Dixieland Jazz Mass Ties Downtown Cathedral To Community, Weekend FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Hartford Courant

    Bouncy, jazzy tunes filled the Christ Cathedral Church downtown during a New Orleans-style mass Sunday, organized as part of the 23rd Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz.

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  17. Big Easy beat enhances Shakespeare & Co's 'Midsummer Night's Dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    "Les bon temps" do indeed "roullez" aplenty in Tony Simotes clever restaging of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at Lenox's Shakespeare & Company , where the play is set in of all places the New Orleans of the 1920's and 30's, where the magic forest drips with cypress and the streets are filled with the sounds of Cajun-infused ... (more)

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  18. Elder Music: 1956 AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Time Goes By

    ... this one. I can, my sister played it all the time. Deep sigh. Shirley and Lee were born only days apart in New Orleans and had several big hits together while they were still teenagers. They wrote those themselves. They had an interesting style, not ...

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  19. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Sunday | SanLuisObispo.com

    Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter.

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  20. Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Thenew995fm.com

    Ferbos performed all over New Orleans and its suburbs for decades. His ability to read music made him an in-demand musician for gigs that took him to parks, schools, churches, dance halls and even prisons.

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