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  • Born in Dallas, Texas and now happily domiciled in Los Angeles, bass player Edwin Livingston could be described as being on the crest of a wave.  His CD 'Transitions' was released in late 2010 and when recently I caught up…
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  • Law school creates more than a few challenges. There are hours upon hours of studying, grueling hours interning at law firms, and financial bills that need to find a way to get paid. For many law students the adversity is…
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  • Kem Owens
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    Adekemi Owens, known professionally and affectionately to music fans as "Kem," has come a long way from Nashville, Tennessee to his current hometown of Detroit, Michigan. So, one figures that is why this musical genius has written and performed songs…
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  •  New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton has never conformed to anyone or anything. Reading his Facebook posts and Twitter “tweets”, you sort of get an idea about how un-traditional he is. He speaks his mind and, should someone attempt to challenge…
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Paulette Dozier is a multi-talented entertainer, able to convincingly wear many hats without losing focus and most importantly the integrity of each role that is require…
George A Johnson Jr., Born in Bridgeton, NJ in 1953, is a third generation drummer. Johnson Jr. began playing drums at the age of five and began playing professionally a…
Wilton Felder, a native of Houston, Texas is a founding member of the legendary Jazz-Fusion group, The Jazz Crusaders. The Jazz Crusaders helped introduce to the world a ne…
All things contain two aspects: a Yin aspect (shady side) and Yang aspect (sunny side). As a result, time can be divided into night and day, places into earth and heaven…
There are a small number of Homosapiens that belong to a special sub-class. One might not see them often, but one has definitely heard them. The individual in the coffee…
What is time? Is time the passing of sixty increments called seconds that compose minutes which pass to form hours that grow to days, weeks, years, and a lifetime for th…
In the 20th century, the jazz seed germinated, grew and blossomed in the rich culturally diverse American musical soil. As with every flower, its main purpose is to repr…
Kenny Burrell’s career has spanned over seven decades, over 250 recordings and has performed with most of the "who’s, who" of the jazz industry. With an artist that has …
What would you expect from a guitarist that has toured the world for ten years with the legendary Ray Charles? Tasty, tasty, and bluesy might come to mind. New York base…
Living in an age where multimedia projects rule the attentnion of the masses, the dawning of an era when every song will have an accompanying video within the same disc …
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