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Count Basie News

Date Of Birth:
August 21, 1904
Date Of Death:
April 26, 1984 (79)
Birth Place:
Red Bank, NJ, USA
Gender:
Male
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Stoneham Theatre Announces Special Events for JanuaryStoneham Theatre Announces Special Events for January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

From world-class vocal jazz to celebrity impersonations and humorous inspirations, Stoneham Theatre heats things up with three special events and offers a great way to get out of the cold this January. 'We love being able to offer our audiences a chance to experience these fantastic attractions up-close in our intimate, theatrical setting,' conveyed Producing Artistic Director Weylin Symes. (more...)

Birdland to Welcome Michael Feinstein, A SWINGING BIRDLAND CHRISTMAS and More, 12/22-28Birdland to Welcome Michael Feinstein, A SWINGING BIRDLAND CHRISTMAS and More, 12/22-28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its Christmas week schedule, running December 22 - 28, 2014 and featuring: Michael Feinstein in "Happy Holidays: Swingin' with the Big Band," Klea Blackhurst, Jane Monheit, Jim Caruso & Billy Stritch in "A Swinging Birdland Christmas," Jay Leonhart Duo, and more. Details below! (more...)

Birdland to Welcome Michael Feinstein's 'HAPPY HOLIDAYS' and More, Week of Dec 15Birdland to Welcome Michael Feinstein's 'HAPPY HOLIDAYS' and More, Week of Dec 15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their amazing line-up of talent for December 15 - December 21, featuring Michael Feinstein in "Happy Holidays: Swingin' with the Big Band," James Langton's New York All-Star Big Band, Jim Caruso, Billy Stritch and Klea Blackhurst in "A Swingin' Birdland Christmas," and more. (more...)

Barbara Morrison Set for BIG BAND BANG ON YOUR BUCK at Encore Dinner TheatreBarbara Morrison Set for BIG BAND BANG ON YOUR BUCK at Encore Dinner Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

Famed singer Barbara Morrison will be the star performer in a full evening of entertainment running the gamut from jazz, blues, rhythm-and-blues and Motown in the 'Big Band Bang for Your Buck' New Year's Eve Musical Festival at the Encore Dinner Theatre. (more...)

JEFF BECK Announces 2015 Solo Tour DatesJEFF BECK Announces 2015 Solo Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

It was announced today, Jeff Beck will headline a string of solo dates, beginning April 16th with a pair of intimate engagements in Huntington, New York before wrapping up on April 26th in Greensburg, PA. Beginning April 30th in Cedar Park, TX, Beck and ZZ Top will make-up the rescheduled dates from this past September when the hugely successful double-bill tour was cut short due to an unfortunate injury to ZZ Top bassist, Dusty Hill. (more...)

Mirrorball Champ Alfonso Ribeiro to Headline DWTS: LIVE! Tour; Dates Announced!Mirrorball Champ Alfonso Ribeiro to Headline DWTS: LIVE! Tour; Dates Announced!
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2014

Dancing with the Stars' newest Mirrorball champion Alfonso Ribeiro announced on last night's season finale that he will join the upcoming Dancing with the Stars: Live! Tour, joining his partner and pro dancer Witney Carson, who also marked her first win last night. (more...)

CMA Songwriters, Lisa Kron, Dukes of Hazzard, It Gets Better and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 12/7CMA Songwriters, Lisa Kron, Dukes of Hazzard, It Gets Better and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its performances for the next two weeks, November 26 through December 7, 2014. Details below! (more...)

Chicago Jazz Orchestra Chosen As Kennedy Center Honors Gala House OrchestraChicago Jazz Orchestra Chosen As Kennedy Center Honors Gala House Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2014

The Chicago Jazz Orchestra (CJO) under the direction of Artistic Director, Jeff Lindberg, is excited and honored to have been chosen to perform at the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Gala on December 7, 2014 in Washington, D.C. This performance will mark the 26th consecutive year that the CJO has been chosen for this singular honor. (more...)

Birdland to Present Cyrill Aimee, 'HOLLYWOODLAND' Next WeekBirdland to Present Cyrill Aimee, 'HOLLYWOODLAND' Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for next week, November 24 - November 30, 2014, including Cyrill Aimee, Jane Monheit, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch in "Hollywoodland: Songs from the Silver Screen" Barbara Carroll, and more. Details below! (more...)

Eliane Elias, Julie Halston and Julie Gold to Play Birdland the Week of Dec 1Eliane Elias, Julie Halston and Julie Gold to Play Birdland the Week of Dec 1
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for December 1 - December 7, 2014, including Eliane Elias, Julie & Julie: Starring Julie Halston and Julie Gold, Barbara Carroll, Victoria Shaw featuring Ramin Karimloo, and more. Details below! (more...)

Hot Sardines to Play Smothers Theatre in JanuaryHot Sardines to Play Smothers Theatre in January
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

The Hot Sardines reinvent 'hot jazz' for the 21st century at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre in Malibu on Thursday, January 15 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Bridget Everett, Rev Billy, Tammy Faye/Lenny Kaye and More Set for This Week at Joe's PubBridget Everett, Rev Billy, Tammy Faye/Lenny Kaye and More Set for This Week at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its performances through the rest of November 2014. Visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows and scroll down for more! (more...)

Straight No Chaser Kicks Off Holiday Season with 'Text Me Merry Christmas ft. Kristen BellStraight No Chaser Kicks Off Holiday Season with 'Text Me Merry Christmas ft. Kristen Bell
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has unwrapped details of their festive new holiday single. 'Text Me Merry Christmas (Feat. Kristen Bell)' is available now at all DSPs via a newly released version of their hit EP, 'UNDER THE INFLUENCE: HOLIDAY EDITION (more...)

Butch Walker Shares '21+' ft. Johnny Depp; Announces National TourButch Walker Shares '21+' ft. Johnny Depp; Announces National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2014

Butch Walker's highly anticipated seventh full-length album Afraid Of Ghosts, will be released February 3 via Dangerbird Records. (more...)

SPANDAU BALLET Announce 'Soul Boys Of The Western World' TourSPANDAU BALLET Announce 'Soul Boys Of The Western World' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

Spandau Ballet, one of the most successful and influential British bands today announced their Soul Boys of the Western World Tour. (more...)

Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll and More to Play Birdland, Week of Nov 10Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll and More to Play Birdland, Week of Nov 10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for November 10 - November 16, including Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll, Jane Monheit's Jazz Party, Peter Mazza, and more. Details below! (more...)

Big Band Brunch and More to Bring Live Music to THE BLACK BOX in Franklin Next MonthBig Band Brunch and More to Bring Live Music to THE BLACK BOX in Franklin Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

THE BLACK BOX, downtown Franklin's new theater, music, and event venue, presents a wide-ranging lineup of live music entertainment this November. Events are slated to feature children's programming, cabaret and a Big Band Brunch. The broad-based calendar of entertainment offers something for everyone. THE BLACK BOX, the home of the Franklin Performing Arts Company (FPAC), is located at 15 West Central Street. (more...)

Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Anita Gillette and More to Play Birdland, Beg. 11/3Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Anita Gillette and More to Play Birdland, Beg. 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their line-up of talent for November 3 - November 9, including Django Reinhardt NY Festival's 15th Anniversary, Anita Gillette, Barbara Carroll, The Birdland Jazz Party Featuring Vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli and more. Details below! (more...)

Butch Walker Set to Release 'Afraid of Ghosts' LP 2/3Butch Walker Set to Release 'Afraid of Ghosts' LP 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

Butch Walker's highly anticipated seventh full-length album Afraid Of Ghosts, will be released February 3 via Dangerbird Records. (more...)

DECADES OF DIVAS Set for Count Basie Theatre, 11/8DECADES OF DIVAS Set for Count Basie Theatre, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

DECADES OF DIVAS makes its world premiere ahead of a national tour Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at the Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth St., Red Bank, NJ. Show time is 8 p.m. Tickets $59, $39, $29 and $19 on sale NOW at www.countbasietheatre.org or through the box office at (732) 842-9000. (more...)

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