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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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  • George Duke is a multi Grammy Award winning legend. So, when I called him to get a few quick quotes for my France Joli interview (he produced her album 'Witch Of Love') I quickly realized I needed to milk this…
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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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These concerts capture tenor sax legend Dexter Gordon’s performances in Holland (1964), Switzerland (1963) and Belgium (1964). Gordon was living in Europe at a time when…
These discs present two disparate incarnations of guitar god John McLaughlin’s post-Billy Cobham (drums), Jan Hammer (keys), Rick Laird (bass) and Jerry Goodman (violin)…
The footage presented here emanates from fabled jazz impresario Norman Granz’ affiliation and subsequent working relationship with French Life magazine photograph…
As part of its recently launched "Jazz Icons" series, this installment captures all-universe jazz diva Sarah Vaughn performing in Sweden (1958), Holland (1958) and Swede…
Five decades and no signs whatsoever of losing speed, Jethro Tull’s spirited performance at the 2003 Montreux Jazz Festival offers additional credence to its mark of dis…
Three legendary jazz/jazz-fusion guitarists are captured live during a 1989 performance at the Montreux Jazz Festival at a time when fusion had sunk into a genre-based q…
"And the young shall set the course for the next stage of excellence in art" such a quote has been proven time and time again but never so frequent as on the music front…
This is a wonderful DVD full of great music and featuring the prodigious talents of Vic Juris and Corey Christiansen in an intimate setting of two guitars with bass and …
The latest effort presented by the Deep Blue Organ Trio, Going To Town (available on CD and DVD from Delmark Records) encompasses diverse styles that transverse t…
Janine Gilbert-Carter is a journeyman jazz singer who does everything well. She delivers the goods even if it is without the fanfare given to lesser singers. Like many o…
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