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              Blue Note Jazz Club, one of the world’s most iconic jazz and blues venues based in Greenwich Village, is proud to announce an impressive schedule of artists for August 2014. Highlights include: Dee Dee

Celebrate 60 Years of the Newport Jazz Festival August 1 – 3


No need to worry about what to do this weekend … head to the Newport Jazz Festival presented by Natixis Global Asset Management to celebrate the 60th anniversary of America’s first annual jazz festival. Set in beautiful Newport, RI, August

Lineup Announced for the 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, September 19-21, 2014


The 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival will be held September 19–21 at the Monterey County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Arena and Grounds. 2014’s GRAMMY Award-winning lineup includes Arena headliners Herbie Hancock, The Roots, Gary Clark Jr., Michael Feinstein, Charles Lloyd Quartet,

PAUL TAYLOR live @ Germany’s greatest Soul, Funk & Jazz – Smooth Jazz Festival Augsburg, Germany, Sept. 11, 2014


Paul Taylor took up the saxophone at the age of seven. Though the Denver native has lived and worked primarily in Las Vegas since graduating as a music performance major from University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the proximity of his

A Jazz Cruise for Every Taste


Dear Jazz Fan, Some of the most exciting jazz performances these days are performed on charter cruises and Entertainment Cruise Productions (ECP) is the world leader in producing these amazing cruises. Having produced more than 50 full ship charters, ECP

Paula Atherton August Performances

Basis CMYK

Hello Everybody! I hope you are having a great summer!  I just wanted to tell you about a few upcoming performances in August in NY, CA, and MI! Friday, August 1st 5:30-6:45pm Music In The Plaza – The City of

Smooth Jazz Chart – Weekly Top 20 – July 14, 2014


                TW – LW – Artist – Album – (Label) 1 – 1 – Nathan East – “Nathan East” – (Yamaha Entertainment Group) 2 – 2 – Mindi Abair – “Wild Heart” –

Paul Brown – Truth B Told


Truth B Told is the brand new funky set from guitarist and double Grammy winner, Paul Brown. Truth B Told is a bold new record that pushes the envelope forward as contemporary jazz continues to evolve with the times, but

Bobby Womack Dies At Age 70


(June 27, 2014) We are extremely sad to report that legendary singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died after a lengthy series of illnesses. One of the most enigmatic and talented Soul men of all time,  Womack was a sort

Diana Krall To Release New Album Of Songs Feom Bob Dylan, The Eagles, Elton John, The Mamas And The Papas, Paul Mccartney


Five-time Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and singer Diana Krall will release her new studio album on Verve Records on September 9.  The new release is entitled “Wallflower” and is a collection of songs from the late 60′s to present day