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Salon.com
Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 3-9July 3: Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain is 86. Actor Michael Cole (“The Mod Squa
Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 3-9
Salon.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
July 3: Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain is 86. Actor Michael Cole (“The Mod Squad”) is 76. Singer Judith Durham of The Seekers is 73. Actor Kurtwood Smith (“That 70s Show”) is 73. Country singer Johnny Lee is 70. Writer Dave Barry is 69. Actress Betty... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australia on verge of impossible NBA dreamfull health after sitting out the entire 2015-16 season with an ACL injury, and
Australia on verge of impossible NBA dream
Herald Sun / Posted 35 minutes ago
full health after sitting out the entire 2015-16 season with an ACL injury, and is expected to play a key role for the Utah Jazz, and, of course, the two incoming Australian rookies will likely earn spots in their team’s respective rotations;... Read more
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Victor Post
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineupand 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two day
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineup
Victor Post / Posted an hour ago
and 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two days. From pop and rock to creole, contemporary jazz, folk and funk, guests can enjoy these acts free of charge.“This festival season exhibits truly world-class talent,”... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Downtown Stamford series openes with The TemptationsDowntown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite
Downtown Stamford series openes with The Temptations
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
Downtown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite Live (formerly Jazz-Up July) comes to Columbus Park. The outdoor summer concert series, which will feature national and regional headliners, has been rebranded to... Read more
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All About Jazz
April Spain member page on All About JazzI love jazz because of the art of it. I was first exposed to jazz as a child. I
April Spain member page on All About Jazz
All About Jazz / Posted an hour ago
I love jazz because of the art of it. I was first exposed to jazz as a child. I met Mel Torme and Tony Bennett. The best show I ever attended was Alan Broadbent at the Riviera Las Vegas. The first jazz record I bought was Miles Davis, Workin' &... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
SparkHiromiThat Hiromi brings a younger audience to jazz is beautiful. The problem is that
SparkHiromi
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted an hour ago
That Hiromi brings a younger audience to jazz is beautiful. The problem is that an audio recording must stand on its own. Without the visual stimuli, without the communal feeding frenzy, without the “atmosphere,” Hiromi’s music is revealed for what... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
New DirectionHerlin Rileythis ancient-to-the-future continuum. But then so does “Harlem Shuffle,” which
New DirectionHerlin Riley
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted an hour ago
this ancient-to-the-future continuum. But then so does “Harlem Shuffle,” which evokes “Night Train” updated with soul-jazz swagger. There, Godwin Louis’ alto saxophone solo reaches back to Johnny Hodge’s swing-era grace, and trumpeter Bruce... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Close(d) Listening: Ted Gioia's “How to Listen to Jazz”The second-best response is to offer a way forward, with clear vision and concr
Close(d) Listening: Ted Gioia's “How to Listen to Jazz”
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted an hour ago
The second-best response is to offer a way forward, with clear vision and concrete recommendations. Ted Gioia, a veteran jazz critic and historian, attempts to combine these two approaches in his new book, How to Listen to Jazz (Basic). Part... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Downtown Stamford series openes with The TemptationsDowntown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite
Downtown Stamford series openes with The Temptations
Greenwich Time / Posted an hour ago
Downtown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite Live (formerly Jazz-Up July) comes to Columbus Park. The outdoor summer concert series, which will feature national and regional headliners, has been rebranded to... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineupand 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two day
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineup
Henrietta Post / Posted an hour ago
and 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two days. From pop and rock to creole, contemporary jazz, folk and funk, guests can enjoy these acts free of charge.“This festival season exhibits truly world-class talent,”... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Downtown Stamford series openes with The TemptationsDowntown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite
Downtown Stamford series openes with The Temptations
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
Downtown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite Live (formerly Jazz-Up July) comes to Columbus Park. The outdoor summer concert series, which will feature national and regional headliners, has been rebranded to... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineupand 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two day
Corn Hill Arts Festival announces 2016 music lineup
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted an hour ago
and 10.The Corn Hill Arts Festival will showcase a mix of 23 bands over two days. From pop and rock to creole, contemporary jazz, folk and funk, guests can enjoy these acts free of charge.“This festival season exhibits truly world-class talent,”... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Downtown Stamford series openes with The TemptationsDowntown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite
Downtown Stamford series openes with The Temptations
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Downtown Stamford will be humming with music midweek in July, as Wednesday Nite Live (formerly Jazz-Up July) comes to Columbus Park. The outdoor summer concert series, which will feature national and regional headliners, has been rebranded to... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage celebrating 50 years of changing livesa complete list of performances, including the free Starlight Summer series at
College of DuPage celebrating 50 years of changing lives
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
a complete list of performances, including the free Starlight Summer series at the Lakeside Pavilion. Chicago's Home For Jazz -- WDCB Radio celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. From its home here at COD, WDCB reaches all 50 states and 200... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cringe-worthy wedding announcement goes viralover their interest in early Christianity as well as their wide-ranging musical
Cringe-worthy wedding announcement goes viral
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
over their interest in early Christianity as well as their wide-ranging musical tastes that included worship songs and jazz numbers from Ella Fitzgerald. Sloan questioned their close relationship, but Peters reassured her by saying they were... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
A song of kingstypes of musical groups, from brass ensembles and string orchestras to instrume
A song of kings
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
types of musical groups, from brass ensembles and string orchestras to instrument-free a cappella versions and contemporary jazz and R&B bands. While the lyrics and melody have remained largely the same, the surrounding musical aspects of the song... Read more
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iTWire
ALE, McLaren Technologies combine on Accor hotel deploymentis an integration between ALE’s cloud solution and McLaren Technologies’ cloud-
ALE, McLaren Technologies combine on Accor hotel deployment
iTWire / Posted 3 hours ago
is an integration between ALE’s cloud solution and McLaren Technologies’ cloud-based management service for voice – jazz. The two companies say that by deploying the solution via the cloud, AccorHotels is able to leverage advanced... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Vaudeville, burlesque reappear on Cabrillo StageUniversity, has taught a wide range of coursework covering the areas of dance a
Pajaronian Vaudeville, burlesque reappear on Cabrillo Stage
Register Pajaronian / Posted 3 hours ago
University, has taught a wide range of coursework covering the areas of dance and musical theater history, music theory, jazz dance technique, dance pedagogy, dance appreciation, and musical theater performance. Harkening back to the original Bob... Read more
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Queensland Times
Family friendly festival returns to riverside parkand the Allstars and Little Steely Brothers. “The music that will be played ov
Family friendly festival returns to riverside park
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
and the Allstars and Little Steely Brothers. “The music that will be played over the course of the weekend differs from jazz covers to rock, blues and more,” Ms Karnaghan said. The Centenary Rocks Festival will be held at Rocks Riverside Park,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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The Young Witness
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Couple’s sappy love story goes viralnew wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bo
Couple’s sappy love story goes viral
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
new wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bonded over their shared love of theology and jazz, and he would sing opera aloud as he walked to her house, the Daily Mail reports. media_cameraNathaniel Peters and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Manning River Times
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Manning River Times / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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The North West Star
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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The Border Mail
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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The Courier
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music citiesfrom Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake B
Stockholm's music scene: Beyond ABBA in of the world's greatest music cities
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
from Diana Ross (in 1968) to Rihanna (2012). Up next: British indie idol Jake Bugg this November. If you're a fan of jazz and blues, fold yourself into the compact Glenn Miller Café (glennmillerprogram.se)and tuck into French bistro food as... Read more
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ajc.com
Best places in the South: Off-season summer travel destinationsNew Orleans. 504-891-9788, snobliz.com), and with the thinner crowds, you may n
Best places in the South: Off-season summer travel destinations
ajc.com / Posted 5 hours ago
New Orleans. 504-891-9788, snobliz.com), and with the thinner crowds, you may not even have to wait in line. For a taste of jazz without leaving your hotel, head to the Davenport Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton New Orleans (921 Canal St., New Orleans.... Read more
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Church Central
3 ministry lessons I learned from my father’s passingyears of my father’s life, he and I bonded closer than we ever had before. He w
3 ministry lessons I learned from my father’s passing
Church Central / Posted 5 hours ago
years of my father’s life, he and I bonded closer than we ever had before. He would reminisce about his younger days as a jazz musician, serving in World War II, meeting my mother and how his faith in Christ sustained and guided him. As I watched... Read more
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heraldscotland
When even a Glasgow cellar can be jazzed up for the nightas underpants, thus confusing those of us resistant to change. On stage playin
When even a Glasgow cellar can be jazzed up for the night
heraldscotland / Posted 5 hours ago
as underpants, thus confusing those of us resistant to change. On stage playing the saxophone as part of the Glasgow Jazz Festival is 22-year-old Helena Kay from Perthshire. I was about to describe her as petite and blonde, which she is, but... Read more
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Perth Now
Couple’s sappy love story goes viralnew wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bo
Couple’s sappy love story goes viral
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
new wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bonded over their shared love of theology and jazz, and he would sing opera aloud as he walked to her house, the Daily Mail reports. The couple met at a mutual friend’s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Couple’s sappy love story goes viralnew wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bo
Couple’s sappy love story goes viral
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
new wife as a “friend with breadifits” as she used to work at a bakery, they bonded over their shared love of theology and jazz, and he would sing opera aloud as he walked to her house, the Daily Mail reports. The couple met at a mutual friend’s... Read more
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PhysOrg
People can hear the difference in high resolution audio, study findsmove forward towards identifying how and why we perceive these differences."The
People can hear the difference in high resolution audio, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 6 hours ago
move forward towards identifying how and why we perceive these differences."The samples analysed were mainly classical and jazz music, though it's not clear for which type of music high resolution recording and playback made the biggest... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana artist puts fine art in your (watch) faceat the Final Four to LSU’s Pregame show, the mission has been to bring art to t
Louisiana artist puts fine art in your (watch) face
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
at the Final Four to LSU’s Pregame show, the mission has been to bring art to the people.” Turner’s studio work has focused on large abstracts and an impressionistic series of local jazz and blues musicians, all of which have shown in local ve... Read more
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The Mercury News
Warriors' Steve Kerr makes offer to top assistantin 2013-14. Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown yells tohis players duri
Warriors' Steve Kerr makes offer to top assistant
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
in 2013-14. Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown yells tohis players during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Cleveland. Cleveland defeated Utah 99-79. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) (Tony Dejak) According to... Read more
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Billboard
10 Artists Whose Careers Ended Too Soonsinger with a funny voice. The hits “She Drives Me Crazy” and “Good Thing” show
10 Artists Whose Careers Ended Too Soon
Billboard / Posted 7 hours ago
singer with a funny voice. The hits “She Drives Me Crazy” and “Good Thing” showcase the Cannibals’ tasty mix of rock, soul, jazz and pop -- and there are many more great songs where those came from. Both 1985’s self-titled debut and 1988’s The Raw... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Film Festival Announces Cine-Rama Summer Seriesthe Draags’ oppression and violence. With its eerie, coolly surreal cutout anim
Chattanooga Film Festival Announces Cine-Rama Summer Series
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 hours ago
the Draags’ oppression and violence. With its eerie, coolly surreal cutout animation by Roland Topor; brilliant psychedelic jazz score by Alain Goraguer; and wondrous creatures and landscapes, this Cannes-awarded 1973 counterculture classic is a... Read more
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ORF Wien
Wunderknaben am Jazz Fest Wien Am 26. Jazz Fest werden dieses Mal neben altbekannten Blues-Größen auch zwei
Wunderknaben am Jazz Fest Wien
ORF Wien / Posted 7 hours ago
Am 26. Jazz Fest werden dieses Mal neben altbekannten Blues-Größen auch zwei Jazz-Wunderknaben auftreten - der 21-jährige Autodidakt Jacob Collier und der 13-jährige Pianist Joey Alexander. Sie verjüngen die... Read more
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The Mercury News
Rose, White & Blue Parade celebrates bikes on the Fourthat her current home in Paris, Los Gatos will be raising a toast in her honor We
Rose, White & Blue Parade celebrates bikes on the Fourth
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
at her current home in Paris, Los Gatos will be raising a toast in her honor Wednesday. At the intermission of Wednesday's Jazz on the Plazz concert featuring Mark Winkler and Cheryl Bentyne, the crowd will sing "Happy Birthday" to de Havilland,... Read more
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BC Local News
The Cruzeros happy to be headlining Canada Day concert in KelownaTulman heads the worship department for the Willow Park Church Network and join
The Cruzeros happy to be headlining Canada Day concert in Kelowna
BC Local News / Posted 7 hours ago
Tulman heads the worship department for the Willow Park Church Network and joins Smyth and Miller in the eclectic gypsy jazz group Cowboy Bob. Ryan is a highly sought after studio musician who is regularly called to recording sessions in... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
$4M redevelopment proposal could bring new building, businesses to BeechviewChannel 11 News Monday. The company has big plans for the community’s Broadway
$4M redevelopment proposal could bring new building, businesses to Beechview
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 hours ago
Channel 11 News Monday. The company has big plans for the community’s Broadway Avenue, including an Italian restaurant, jazz bar, micro-hotel and apartments. The ambitious $4 million redevelopment project could become a reality if its approved... Read more
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Billboard
Fergie Brings Latex & Love to New York Pride's Dance on the Pier(predominantly shirtless muscle men) had come directly from the six-hour-plus g
Fergie Brings Latex & Love to New York Pride's Dance on the Pier
Billboard / Posted 8 hours ago
(predominantly shirtless muscle men) had come directly from the six-hour-plus gay pride march (which boasted Grand Marshal Jazz Jennings and a Hillary Clinton cameo). Before Fergie hit the stage, there was surprisingly little movement from the... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, June 28, 2016MOVES TO JACKSON SQUAREThe 16th annual Satchmo SummerFest — the August festival
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, June 28, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 8 hours ago
MOVES TO JACKSON SQUAREThe 16th annual Satchmo SummerFest — the August festival celebrating its namesake's birthday with jazz, brass and funk bands — will move to Jackson Square from its previous home at the Old U.S. Mint. The lineup for the Aug.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwich“Remember The Clam Box.” Adults $35, children $15. RSVP and purchase tickets at
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 hours ago
“Remember The Clam Box.” Adults $35, children $15. RSVP and purchase tickets at www.stlawrencesociety.com/event. Dixieland Jazz on the water On July 10 at 4 p.m. on the Island Beach Ferry, the Department of Parks and Recreation will present the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
The Cruzeros happy to be headlining Canada Day concert in KelownaTulman heads the worship department for the Willow Park Church Network and join
The Cruzeros happy to be headlining Canada Day concert in Kelowna
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 hours ago
Tulman heads the worship department for the Willow Park Church Network and joins Smyth and Miller in the eclectic gypsy jazz group Cowboy Bob. Ryan is a highly sought after studio musician who is regularly called to recording sessions in... Read more
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BC Local News
Steve Hill performs solo with full-band soundwhich dropped in March of this year, contains a blend of styles, from rock to b
Steve Hill performs solo with full-band sound
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
which dropped in March of this year, contains a blend of styles, from rock to blues to country – “I think there’s also some jazz in there,” he said – which ends up a hard-rocking record. The album was released on the heels of his triple win at the... Read more
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