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Pitchfork
Madonna: Bedtime Stories Album ReviewAttack’s string arranging collaborator Craig Armstrong is here also, with an ex
Pitchfork / Posted 16 hours ago
Attack’s string arranging collaborator Craig Armstrong is here also, with an expensive sounding moment, and there’s a cute Herbie Hancock sample on “Sanctuary.” But these songs, for me, are undone by all having nearly identical melodies and moods... Read more
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Variety
Pink to Receive 2017 MTV Video Vanguard Awardfemale rock vocal performance for “Trouble,” and another best pop collaboration
Variety / Posted yesterday
female rock vocal performance for “Trouble,” and another best pop collaboration with vocals for a cover of “Imagine” with Herbie Hancock. Pink is well known for her live shows, which often include acrobatics. Her latest single, “What About Us,”... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint's jazz roots draw hundreds to 36th annual music festivalFLINT, MI -- Growing up in Flint, Kenneth Burton was grooving to the sounds of
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
FLINT, MI -- Growing up in Flint, Kenneth Burton was grooving to the sounds of Herbie Hancock in his living room since he was 12. Burton, now 56, has his parents to thank for that. He credits his father, T.J., for playing jazz record after jazz... Read more
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Salon.com
How “Bitches Brew” blew our minds: Remembering the first time I heard Miles Davis’ masterpieceof Power as the opening act, but our very first concert was Jack Bruce and Frie
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Power as the opening act, but our very first concert was Jack Bruce and Friends in 1980), “Chameleon” and “Thrust” from Herbie Hancock. Working backwards, we had found our way to a little bebop, but mainly to the first great Miles Davis... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Jazz in the Pines: Idyllwild MusicJazz in The Pines (you may have seen Mr. Hawkins play in the past with luminari
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
Jazz in The Pines (you may have seen Mr. Hawkins play in the past with luminaries such as Miles Davis, Roberta Flack, and Herbie Hancock). The place? The great music will swirl, swoop, and bring the joy at the Idyllwild Arts Academy. Idyllwild... Read more
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Canberra Times
Luc Besson fires back after Valerian is hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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The Young Witness
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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The Courier
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Western Advocate
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Manning River Times
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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The North West Star
Luc Besson fires back after being hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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The Age
Luc Besson fires back after Valerian is hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Luc Besson fires back after Valerian is hammered in the USLuhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a sh
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Luhrmann meets Terry Gilliam on ecstasy. In a surreal touch, Rihanna plays a shape-shifting exotic dancer and jazz master Herbie Hancock is a minister who gives the duo their orders. While as reluctant to read reviews as he is to being... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Santana at Freedom Hill, 5 Things To Knowpart of the emissaries for peace. I want to be part of a movement that brings C
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
part of the emissaries for peace. I want to be part of a movement that brings Cindy and I and people from Wayne Shorter to Herbie (Hancock) to Pharaoh Sanders to Ronnie Isley, maybe Aretha (Franklin) and Patti Labelle -- even, hopefully with... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
12 things to do in Boulder County today, Aug. 7, 2017d'Or and nominated for Oscars for direction and screenplay, this seminal 1960s
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
d'Or and nominated for Oscars for direction and screenplay, this seminal 1960s film also has a score composed by jazz great Herbie Hancock. The story involves a bored wealthy fashion photographer who accidentally photographs what he later believes... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rock legend Santana, kicking off Musikfest, is still about peace and loveand potential projects ranging from his wife’s forthcoming solo record to talke
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
and potential projects ranging from his wife’s forthcoming solo record to talked-about outings with John McLaughlin, Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter, there are no plans to tour with The Isley Brothers. But the idea of taking the stage with... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Charles gives fans Emanicpation jazz treatperformed sets inspired by the African experience in the new world. There were
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
performed sets inspired by the African experience in the new world. There were original compositions as well as music from Herbie Hancock, Fela Kuti, the Mighty Sparrow, Lord Kitchener and many others. While here, the US-based musician also did... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Valerian’ stars Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan made dream come true for Luc Bessondance in a red-light district. The cast also features Clive Owen, Ethan Hawke,
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
dance in a red-light district. The cast also features Clive Owen, Ethan Hawke, John Goodman, Rutger Hauer and jazz legend Herbie Hancock as Valerian and Laureline’s boss. Besson says, “I think because Dane came from the theater and really knew... Read more
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Slate
The Rise and Fall of the “Sellout”as the 1960s generation took over the levers of the publishing and commentary i
Slate / Posted 19 days ago
as the 1960s generation took over the levers of the publishing and commentary industries. Musicians as varied as Pavarotti, Herbie Hancock, McCoy Tyner, the Clash, Leopold Stokowski, Miles Davis, and Quincy Jones were either attacked or defended or... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area weekend best bets: John Mayer, Neil Diamond, Norm MacdonaldPeter Tosh and Gregory Isaacs to Black Uhuru and Beanie Man, from the Rolling S
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
Peter Tosh and Gregory Isaacs to Black Uhuru and Beanie Man, from the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan to Serge Gainsbourg and Herbie Hancock, the rhythm section tandem transformed the sound of reggae and reached far beyond Jamaica via hit-making... Read more
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The Mercury News
Al Gore makes things ‘Inconvenient’ for stars, politiciansmodel and actress Cara Delevingne, US actor Dane DeHaan and Barbadian singer an
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
model and actress Cara Delevingne, US actor Dane DeHaan and Barbadian singer and actress Rihanna and US actor and musician Herbie Hancock pose for a photograph upon arrival for the pre-premiere of the film "Valerian and The City of a Thousand... Read more
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International Business Times
'I don't give a s**t about what I look like': Cara Delevingne reveals why she took a break from modellng universe. Other than the 24-year-old, the film also stars Dane DeHaan as Valer
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
universe. Other than the 24-year-old, the film also stars Dane DeHaan as Valerian, with Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu and Rutger Hauer in supporting roles. The film hit the theaters on 21 July 2017 in the United S... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Luc Besson’s ‘Valerian’ is greatest visual experience since ‘Avatar’throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 days ago
throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense (Oscar and Grammy-award winning composer Herbie Hancock), the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha — an ever-expanding metropolis where species... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Luc Besson’s ‘Valerian’ brings greatest visual experience since ‘Avatar’throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defens
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense (Oscar and Grammy-award winning composer Herbie Hancock), the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha — an ever-expanding metropolis where species... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Valerian’ visually stunning, but story is lackingis just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-danc
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
is just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-dancing Rihanna and a prominent cameo from Herbie Hancock. This one slides in somewhere on the spectrum of rococo science fictions like the Wachowskis’ “Jupiter... Read more
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Miami New Times
Top Musicians Teach Classical Guitar, Get Troubled Kids Off the Streetplayer who won the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition and has re
Miami New Times / Posted 26 days ago
player who won the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition and has recorded and performed with artists such as Herbie Hancock and Michael Bublé. Applicants must submit a video or audio recording to youngmusiansunite@gmail.com. The camp... Read more
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Miami New Times
Top Musicians Teach Classical Guitar, Get Troubled Kids Off the Streetplayer who won the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition and has re
Miami New Times / Posted 26 days ago
player who won the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition and has recorded and performed with artists such as Herbie Hancock and Michael Bublé. Applicants must submit a video or audio recording to youngmusiansunite@gmail.com. The camp... Read more
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CTV News
Movie reviews: 'Dunkirk' could be rare summer-release Oscar contenderand order in the universe's human territories. Their biggest mission ever come
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
and order in the universe's human territories. Their biggest mission ever comes when the Minister of Defense (jazz star Herbie Hancock) dispatches them to save Alpha, an ever-growing space station nicknamed, "the City of a Thousand Planets." Led... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Previewsthreatens an ever-expanding metropolis where diverse species gather to share kn
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
threatens an ever-expanding metropolis where diverse species gather to share knowledge and culture. With Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, Rutger Hauer; directed by Luc Besson. (2 hours, 17 minutes) MovieStyle on 07/21... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’ is eye candy from Luc BessonAnytime Besson simply gets his interstellar freak on. The secondary casting is
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
Anytime Besson simply gets his interstellar freak on. The secondary casting is entertainingly demented: jazz great Herbie Hancock as the government’s top minister? Sure, why not? Pop music empress Rihanna as a shape-shifting courtesan who... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Visual splendor isn’t enough to lift ‘Valerian’ Looks aren’t everythingis just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-danc
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
is just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-dancing Rihanna and a prominent cameo from Herbie Hancock – on hand, presumably, to channel the cosmic spirit of his album covers. This one slides in somewhere on the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Spyro Gyra's Tom Schuman to headline Christmas City Jazz FestivalEastern and even a little reggae, just about everything except rap. There’s not
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Eastern and even a little reggae, just about everything except rap. There’s nothing we won't play.” “We began along with Herbie Hancock, Weather Report and Return to Forever.” This was the time of “fusion,” when jazz assimilated rock influences,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Review: In 'Valerian,' cosmic splendor strugglesis just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-danc
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 27 days ago
is just your average Dane Dehaan movie with extraterrestrial ducks, a pole-dancing Rihanna and a prominent cameo from Herbie Hancock - on hand, presumably, to channel the cosmic spirit of his album covers. This one slides in somewhere on the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Luc Besson's 'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' is a dazzling, dimwitted space operaThere’s no denying that “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” is someth
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
There’s no denying that “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” is something to see, but even with Rihanna and Herbie Hancock onboard, it’s nothing you want to listen to. ------------ ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Dunkirk' likely to win rare box-office battle of original big-budget moviesDeHaan and Cara Delevingne as the main players, joined by out-of-left-field pic
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
DeHaan and Cara Delevingne as the main players, joined by out-of-left-field picks such as pop star Rihanna and musician Herbie Hancock. Reviewers have been mixed on the film, praising its overwhelming visuals while struggling to understand the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
‘Valerian’ ★★ and a ½far, far away from this.Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Starring D
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
far, far away from this.Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Herbie Hancock, Ethan Hawke, Kris Wu, with Rihanna, John Goodman and Rutger Hauer. Directed by Luc Besson Running time: 137... Read more
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The Star
Industry legend Quincy Jones and Yuna sing each other's praisesLamar, Bruno Mars, Ludacris as well as Esperanza Spalding and Joey Alexander.
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
Lamar, Bruno Mars, Ludacris as well as Esperanza Spalding and Joey Alexander. "Though he is only 13, he plays like Herbie Hancock. It's exciting to see a young boy bring back music to where it was and they are all amazing," he said. On... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
COMING ATTRACTIONSstop the menace that threatens an expanding metropolis where diverse species ga
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
stop the menace that threatens an expanding metropolis where diverse species gather to share knowledge and culture. With Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, Rutger Hauer; directed by Luc Besson. July 21 MovieStyle on 07/14/2... Read more

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