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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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  • 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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Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson

29.01.2011

Miami Jazz Festival

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MIAMI. What better place is there to host a world class jazz festival in the dead of winter? Perfect location, perfect weather, beautiful people, diverse cultures; they all come together for a weekend of four f's: family, friends, festival and fun. Last years Jazz Festival in Bayfront Park introduced Miami to the electric performances of David Sanborn, Poncho Sanchez, Jonathan Butler, Michael Wolf, Israel Cachao Lopez, Iko-Iko, Roberto Pereira, Mantra and many more. This was just the first year! …