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Marc Antoine and David Benoit – So Nice!

Guitarist Marc Antoine and pianist David Benoit are both intriguing personalities of the smooth jazz genre. Together they are the surprise packet of the year 2017. 127 more words

CD Reviews

Square Roots Festival 2017 in Chicago

There’s plenty of Festival Action in Chicago at the 5th Square Roots Festival in Chicago’s Lincoln Square neighborhood on Lincoln between Wilson and Montrose. Enjoy regional craft beer and international music with the  Old Town School of Folk Music. 201 more words

Bossa Nova

Post 17: Gato Barbieri- Jazz Defined

Jazz musician Gato Barbieri.

Author’s Note: Writing about music, and describing the quality of sound, is not an easy task. In this piece, I attempt to honor the late Gato Barbieri by examining three of his songs. 921 more words


Teotima - Counting The Ways

Released in 2013 on First World Records and limited to only 500 copies, the Teotima ensemble deliver a jazz/world fusion debut LP drawing on a range of musical influences. 10 more words


Club Zel-Mar

Opened in 1947, Club Zel-Bar was located in West Philly. In April 1947, the “ultra modern” club played host to Three B’s and A Honey. 46 more words

Main Channel

A Passion For the Piano, a Story of Perseverance and Chucho Valdés in a New Cuban Film

Artburst Miami, June, 2017

Esteban, the debut of Cuban director Jonal Cosculluela being premiered at The Miami Light Project tells the story of a 9 year old, living in Havana with his mother, who’s raising him as a single parent, and his perseverance following his dream of becoming a musician. 913 more words

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