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Legendary Artist, Allen Toussaint, Has Died

One of a kind New Orleans songwriter, musician and producer Allen Toussaint died Monday of a heart attack reported his son.

Toussaint, 77, had been touring in Madrid. 107 more words


Music Icon Herb Alpert: The Tijuana Brass, 50th Anniversary of Whipped Cream, A&M Records, Field Museum Totems

Grammy Award winning artist Herb Alpert talks to Dave Plier about his music, the Tijuana Brass, the 50th Anniversary of one of the most iconic album covers of all time ‘Whipped Cream & Other Delights’, the history behind A&M Records and the artists that graced his label including The Carpenters, Styx, The Go Go’s and Janet Jackson, and his ’Spirit Totems’ now on display at Chicago’s Field Museum. 13 more words

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Herb's Ninth

Latin jazz greats, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass tackle Cole Porter (My Heart Belongs to Daddy) and The Beatles (With a Little Help from My Friends), among others on their 9th studio album, 1967’s Herb Alpert’s Ninth. 89 more words



Just when you think Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 can’t get any more punctual, this shit turns up in the valley being spun by the Boys Beastie, circa 1989, as showcased by this record sleeve from the… 13 more words


Life Lessons

You cannot tell what may happen to us in the strange medley of life. But we can decide what happens in us, how we can take it, what we do with it, and that is what really count. 135 more words

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I was taken in by the bravado and the sounds of Mexico…...

I was taken in by the bravado and the sounds of Mexico… not so much the music, but the spirit. – Herb Alpert: http://dlvr.it/CCpxzh