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2014/08/30 03:26
2014/08/30 03:26
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... 2 of 2) “It has been one of my greatest delights to meet Stefan Grapelli, that wonderful jazz fiddler, who improvises with a facility and with an extraordinary sensitivity of imagination, who...
2014/08/30 03:26
2014/08/30 03:26
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2014/08/28 05:05
2014/08/28 05:05
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I'm living on Chinese rocks, All my best things are in hock. Everything is in the pawn shop! – "Chinese Rocks," 1977, written by Dee Dee Ramone, performed by Johnny Thunders'...
2014/08/28 03:24
2014/08/28 03:24
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Ready to sing: Danish composer and conductor Bo Holten with the Song Company. Photo: Lisa Maree Williams/Fairfax Media via Getty Images When we meet Bo Holten in the foyer of his Sydney hotel, he's...
2014/08/27 05:38
2014/08/27 05:38
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The Western Michigan Yachting Association Championship Regatta, held July 29-Aug 2, boasted a total of 162 boats, 39 of which represented SLYC. Entries hailed from ports from the throughout the...
2014/08/27 04:30
2014/08/27 04:30
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... you don�t live it,� the genius saxophonist Charlie Parker once said, �it won�t come out of your horn.� The 35th annual Detroit Jazz Festival, which runs Friday through Monday on four downtown...
2014/08/26 23:24
2014/08/26 23:24
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Sun Ra | Courtesy of the City of Chicago Article Extras “Magic’s gonna happen in this, the centennial year of the Sun Ra Arkestra — and I can’t tell you exactly what it’ll be,” said Greg Drusdow,...
2014/08/26 03:25
2014/08/26 03:25
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... Four days after his 28th birthday, the inimitable PGH Fender scored the fastest authentic first-class century in terms of time spent at the crease: 35 minutes for Surrey v Northants in...
2014/08/25 11:30
2014/08/25 11:30
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MANY thanks to such veterans as Sony Rollins, Pharaoh Sanders, Archie Shepp, Joe- Henderson, Roy Haynes, Herbie Hancock, Randy Weston, Wayne Shorter, Wynton and Branford Marsalis - and young musicians...
2014/08/23 05:55
2014/08/23 05:55
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... Monday': That's what the Carlo Rossi Gang calls it when, most Mondays, they busk on English Bay until sunset. Photo by Kristian Secher. "Do you mind if I smoke?" asks Aaron Levinson as he...
2014/08/22 21:13
2014/08/22 21:13
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In 37 years of covering music for the Tribune, I've heard virtually all of the masters and have been lucky enough to meet most of them. Whether chatting backstage with Ella Fitzgerald and Frank...
2014/08/22 19:04
2014/08/22 19:04
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In his 2006 Rolling Stone profile "Being James Brown," the great lost rock critic Jonathan Lethem made sense of the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, the Minister of Super Heavy Funk, the Augusta...
2014/08/21 12:48
2014/08/21 12:48
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Thursday, August 21New Zealand's post-punk heroes The Clean touch down for a rare NYC performance. Forming in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1978, The Clean, alongside Flying Nun Records label mates The...
2014/08/21 03:09
2014/08/21 03:09
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Severe storms packing dangerous winds moved through Middle Tennessee on Wednesday, damaging homes and knocking down trees. It only took moments for Mother Nature to rip away part of Debbie and Victor...
2014/08/20 01:23
2014/08/20 01:23
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Seventy-nine years ago, in KC's 18th Street and Vine Jazz District, a young Bill Basie assembled the band that would introduce the world to Kansas City swing. Brash and brassy, with a...
2014/08/19 16:02
2014/08/19 16:02
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I should have known, but did not, that being read aloud to was a learned skill. It never occurred to me to think about it from my privileged place in the world of literacy. I was, for a time, though a...
2014/08/19 14:22
2014/08/19 14:22
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She's got soul! Rhonda Ross Kendrick is the spitting image of her Motown legend mother, Diana, as she performs at Jazz concert Her mother is the legendary Motown singer, Diana Ross. And Rhonda Ross...
2014/08/17 01:26
2014/08/17 01:26
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City’s most influential jazz musician is being honored for the next two weeks during the inaugural Charlie Parker Celebration, which is 17 days of music and fun. Many of the...
2014/08/15 16:38
2014/08/15 16:38
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A handful of musicians get a peek at the second-floor space they will soon be jamming in. They’re checking out a new club called The Promontory, an industrial space with a concrete floor and exposed...
2014/08/15 16:02
2014/08/15 16:02
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I should have known, but did not, that being read aloud to was a learned skill. It never occurred to me to think about it from my privileged place in the world of literacy. I was, for a time, though a...
2014/08/13 22:47
2014/08/13 22:47
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Panel – Electric MilesWith Bill Evans, Ralphe Armstrong. Miles had enough creative horsepower to change the course of American music more than once during his lifetime. His electric bands attracted a...
2014/08/30 03:26
2014/08/30 03:26
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