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Dirk K – It’s On

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To state what you will see as the obvious, German-born guitarist Dirk K is no stranger to jazz. Having placed 14 solo albums under his belt since the 1990s, he has also recorded over 30 albums for other artists, including

David P. Stevens – Mr. Guitar

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Guitarist David P. Stevens has been on the scene long enough to know how to concoct a great R&B/jazz/world formula to his specifications. Going even a step further, he adds a touch of light-hearted humor — and a touching moment

JULIE KELLY – HAPPY TO BE

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Julie Kelly s new release, Happy to Be, offers up a feast of storytelling that draws from classic vocal jazz, bebop roots, and fresh originals. Whether singing her own lyrics to the rollicking Blues According to Orpheus or chiming though

OMER AVITAL – NEW SONG

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Bassist and composer Omer Avital, one of the most celebrated and revered musicians on the global jazz scene, delivers the creative tour-de-force, New Song, to be released on Motema Music on November 4, 2014. New Song signifies a giant leap

Gregg Karukas – Soul Secrets

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Great news from Gregg Karukas: “I’m here in Nightowl Studios putting the finishing touches on my 1st new CD in 5 years called Soul Secrets and want to share the exciting news. I’ve always thought it would be cool to

JazzTimes’ September Issue on Newsstands Now!

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In this issue: Cassandra Wilson More than 20 years since its release, Cassandra Wilson’s Blue Light ’Til Dawn endures as a landmark in vocal jazz and a pinnacle of Blue Note Records’ modern catalogue. In this excerpt from his new

Marsbeat Studios Supports Music Education With New Hand-Illustrated Collectible Card Series Bringing Jazz Appreciation to the Public and Celebrating America’s Cultural Roots

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VOLUME 1 JAZZ portrays 35 outstanding musical legends that have shaped and continue to inspire America’s rich jazz tradition: from Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Billie Holiday to Miles Davis and Wynton Marsalis. Designed to inspire jazz listening and learning,

BUY YOUR ARENA AND GROUNDS TICKET PACKAGES FOR THE 57TH ANNUAL MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL NOW!

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All tickets for the 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, taking place September 19–21, are on sale now! Tickets can be purchased online at montereyjazzfestival.org or by calling 888.248.6499. 2014’s GRAMMY Award-winning lineup includes Arena headliners Herbie Hancock, The Roots, Gary

Cyrille Aimée – It’s a Good Day

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Cyrille Aimée is an artist of many facets. Infused by a novel blend of multicultural influences, a vision for a unique sound and with a voice that is sublime, It’s a Good Day makes for a great day for a wide array of music

Dr. John – Ske-Dat-De-Dat…The Spirit Of Satch

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Release Date: 19 Aug 2014 Label: CONCORD RECORDS Genre: JAZZ   1. What A Wonderful World 4:10 2. Mack The Knife 6:13 3. Tight Like This 4:51 4. I’ve Got The World On A String 4:04 5. Gut Bucket Blues