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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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  •  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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  • 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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  • 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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Bill Bruford grew up with jazz. As an amateur drummer in the 1960s, and after a handful of lessons from Lou Pocock of the Royal Philharmonic Orches...

Flutist Andrea Brachfeld, is a graduate of The High School of Music and Art and Manhattan School of Music. Over these past 20 years she has recorde...

Daniele Cavallanti, a veteran sax player from the critically acclaimed groups "Nexus" and "Italian Instabile Orchestra" joins forces with his old f...

Born December 5th, 1960 in Tucson Arizona, Brian Bromberg grew up in a family of musicians and artists. Since his father and brother played the dru...
throughout the history of the medium only a small handful of jazz guitarists have possessed the technique and unerring musical sense required to cr...
Compelled to study classical piano by his late mother, Gwendolyn Marsh at age five, a reluctant yet gifted young Milton Marsh eventually developed ...

"Jürgen Friedrich is the great, young composition talent. He is the first non-american who won the Gil Evans Award. the Right Mistake" and "My Shy ...

Jazz and Country? Billie Holiday and Dolly Parton music in the same CD? Seems like an odd combination. Billie and Dolly is the tittle of Jacqui Sutton new album, but in …
Drummer John Densmore was an astute jazz aficionado while guitarist Robby Krieger’s penchant for flamenco guitar, and other influences helped form The Doors’ distinct ro…
On Time Signatures, the new release from the World Stage International branch of NuGroove Records, singer/songwriter Lisa McClowry presents an emotionally charged…