August 17, 2019
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CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS
The Newport Jazz Festival is upon us, and with it comes a rash of tough decisions. With four stages running all weekend, the fest has a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure quality — at ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz pianist and composer Joonas Haavisto. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS
Saxophonist Ivan Ivanov makes his maiden voyage as a leader on Wild Flower, a marvelous recording that is steeped in the modern post bop sound. A member of ...
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INTERVIEWS The bad musicians VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Jazz interview with jazz singer Isabelle Seleskovitch. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS
The Jazz history of the bass clarinet has not had a musician like Paul Austerlitz since the great Eric Dolphy put his remarkable and indelible stamp on that ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
One of New Orleans’ iconic musicians has died. Art Neville — a founding member of both the Meters and the Neville Brothers, died Monday at age 81. His death ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Johannes Ludwig. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
And introducing SPAGA, a new trio led by pianist Aron Magner of The Disco Biscuits. Sara Gazarek, “Never Will I Marry” There has always been a bright, springlike ...
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NEWS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
From 1978 to 1984, Patrice Rushen recorded a series of hits for Elektra Records that helped define the sound of late-era disco and R&B. The Los Angeles singer and keyboard ...
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Jazz interview with jazz harmonica player Gabriel Grossi. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested ...
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Jazz Interview with jazz guitarist, arranger, producer Marcelo Gagliotti. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Backed once again by a killer band of fellow Cuban musicians, the visionary singer, composer and songwriter has stripped everything back to the core. Holding sessions in a ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
Billy Lester was 18, a few years into his training as a jazz pianist, when he first saw Lennie Tristano on the bandstand. It’s fair to say the ...
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INTERVIEWS The bad musicians VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz saxophonist Peppe Santangelo. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
Along with gripping new music by the avant-garde super trio Alcorn / McPhee / Vandermark, pianist Victor Gould, and the late alto saxophonist Art Pepper. Ranky Tanky, “Good ...
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INTERVIEWS The bad musicians VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz organist Louis “King Louie” Pain. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you ...
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Jon Batiste was a highly regarded but not especially famous jazz pianist when he first recorded a tune called “Creative,” on his 2013 album Jazz is Now. The song, ...
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Drummer/composer Mark Guiliana traverses many musical landscapes, from modern jazz (Brad Mehldau), Tunisian oud music (Dhafer Youssef), Hasidic reggae (Matisyahu), or legendary rock (David Bowie.) However, these days, his primary ...
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Jazz interview with jazz trumpeter Tiziano Bianchi. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.Space: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in ...
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