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A King can still count on his court, B.B. shows

When they gingerly walked B.B. King out on the stage to join his big orchestra who’d been entertaining the five-figure crowd for the closing set Saturday night at the 32nd M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest for a good while, everybody stood and applauded as the American music legend took a seat. 1,296 more words


Maplewoodstock 2014

This weekend is Maplewood’s festival of music, art and food.  Grab your beach blanket, chair and enjoy. Norah Jones with Puss n Boots, Robert Randolph and Raul Midon are this year’s headliners. 8 more words

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Soul Sunday with KNAGUI: Gypsy Gems - An Interview with Davina and the Vagabonds

This past Spring, I was in Italy doing vocal clinics and Masterclasses. You know about some of the events The Ladybug and I attended together while I was there. 1,180 more words


INNtöne – Jazz on the Farm: the perpetual proto-festival

Chapter 1: Jazz on the farm

A small, almost unnoticeable, arrow-shaped sign marked JAZZ confirms that we are heading in the right direction. It’s comical in its candor, especially since we are in the heart of the Upper Austrian countryside and there is nothing around for miles but grassland, forest  and a few scattered farms. 2,564 more words