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Aaron Tveit & Gavin Creel Will Star in AMERICAN HORROR STORIES Photo Aaron Tveit & Gavin Creel Will Star in AMERICAN HORROR STORIES
by TV News Desk - Jul 8, 2021

Matt Bomer, Billie Lourd, Danny Trejo, Sierra McCormick, Ashley Martin Carter, Paris Jackson, and more have also joined the cast.

NY Art-Rockers Disturbios Share 'Surf Gnossienne' & 'Summer Loves' Photo NY Art-Rockers Disturbios Share 'Surf Gnossienne' & 'Summer Loves'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021

Disturbios churned this haunting mood piece through all the galvanic dreaminess of their ‚Äė60s surf-lounge echo box afforded to them at their legendary¬†NY HED Studio¬†(Elliott Smith,¬†Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Suicide‚Äôs Alan Vega,¬†The Ronettes‚Äô Ronnie Spector,¬†etc).

Live Concerts Return To The Nash This June Photo Live Concerts Return To The Nash This June
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 17, 2021

Beginning in June, live jazz concerts will resume at The Nash, the leading jazz club and educational center in Phoenix. Dennis Rowland and Diana Lee will be the first concert held at the venue, after over 14 months of closure.

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio Releases New Single 'Cold As Weiss' Photo Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio Releases New Single 'Cold As Weiss'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 28, 2021

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio conjures the smoky 1960s jazz stylings of Jimmy Smith and Baby Face Willette, and the snappy soul strut of Booker T. & The M.G.’s, The Meters, Dr. Lonnie Smith, and Charles Earland. Within the trio’s distinct jazz stew, are also dashes of Motown, Stax Records, blues, and cosmic Jimi Hendrix-style guitar.

Disturbios Drop Retro 'Starr' Single Photo Disturbios Drop Retro 'Starr' Single
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 28, 2021

The duo‚Äôs debut album is an electroshock fever dream ‚ÄĒ a marriage of blissed out, raunchy, and angular vintage rock & roll aesthetics with the pitiless tyranny of robotics gone wrong.

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio's Album 'I Told You So' Debuts on Multiple Billboard Charts Photo Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio's Album 'I Told You So' Debuts on Multiple Billboard Charts
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 9, 2021

The album just debuted on multiple Billboard Charts: #1 on the Contemporary Jazz Album chart, #3 on the Jazz Album chart, #4 on the Tastemaker Album chart, and #12 on the Heatseeker Album chart.

Allan Harris Announces New Album and Behind The Scenes Event Photo Allan Harris Announces New Album and Behind The Scenes Event
by Stephi Wild - Jan 29, 2021

Next month, renowned vocalist and guitarist Allan Harris will release his long-awaited new studio recording Kate's Soulfood.

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio Announces New Album 'I Told You So' Photo Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio Announces New Album 'I Told You So'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 9, 2020

Today the Seattle-based soul-jazz groove-machine Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio announced I Told You So.

VIDEO: Joe Rogan Gets Emotional Remembering Chadwick Boseman Photo VIDEO: Joe Rogan Gets Emotional Remembering Chadwick Boseman
by Stage Tube - Sep 1, 2020

Joe Rogan fondly reflects on Chadwick Boseman's career and the impact he had on the Black community and society as a whole, on the debut episode of 'Unlocking the Cage with Jimmy Smith.'

Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Will Extend Performances In WAITRESS Photo Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Will Extend Performances In WAITRESS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2020

Waitress audiences have an additional chance to see 2020 Grammy Award winner Sara Bareilles and Olivier and Tony Award-winning actor Gavin Creel as new performance dates have been added following a rapturous critical and public reception at the Adelphi Theatre. Sara Bareilles, who wrote the music and lyrics for Waitress, is making her West End debut in the lead role of Jenna with Gavin Creel as Dr Pomatter having previously performed together on the Broadway run. They will be extending for a further two weeks, now appearing through to 21 March 2020.

ME Performing Arts To Perform THROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, JR. Photo ME Performing Arts To Perform THROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, JR.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2020

ME Performing Arts will host its first production of 'Throughly Modern Millie Jr.' March 13, 14 & 15, 2020.

Vanessa Carlton, Raheem DeVaughn and More Are Coming to City Winery Photo Vanessa Carlton, Raheem DeVaughn and More Are Coming to City Winery
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2020

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, has announced Grammy-nominated pop artist Vanessa Carlton, R&B chart topper Raheem DeVaughn, Chicago-born jazz sensation Ann Hampton Callaway, and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, January 24 at noon. Tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.

VIDEO: Watch Gavin Creel Croon a Wonderful Cover from THE KING AND I! Photo VIDEO: Watch Gavin Creel Croon a Wonderful Cover from THE KING AND I!
by Stage Tube - Jan 10, 2020

Tony winner Gavin Creel is the latest of Broadway stars to celebrate the Rodgers and Hammerstein legacy in the R&H Goes Pop series. Watch below as he sings a The King and I classic, 'Something Wonderful'.

HIGHLIGHTS IN JAZZ 2020 Releases Upcoming Schedule Photo HIGHLIGHTS IN JAZZ 2020 Releases Upcoming Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 8, 2020

The 48th season of the popular Highlights In Jazz continues on March 19, 2020, when producer Jack Kleinsinger presents 'Ellington Everlasting.' The concert turns the spotlight on the maestro's timeless compositions and enduring legacy, through the dynamic vision of featured performers like trombonist Art Baron & The Duke's Men, drummer Bernard Purdie, bassist Bill Crow, saxophonists Bill Easley and Mark Hynes, pianist James Weidman and vocalist Ira Hawkins. In keeping with the beloved HIJ tradition, a surprise special guest will be on hand for the concert, to be held at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center.

Gavin Creel Will Perform at the Metropolitan Museum of Art This Summer Photo Gavin Creel Will Perform at the Metropolitan Museum of Art This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Jan 7, 2020

Gavin Creel is set to take the stage at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on June 22 at 8pm.

Riverside Theatre to Present Broadway Hit THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Photo Riverside Theatre to Present Broadway Hit THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2019

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, is proud to present the exuberant Broadway hit musical, Thoroughly Modern Millie. Sponsored by Bill & Laura Frick and Judy & Bill Schneebeck and presented by Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers Group, Thoroughly Modern Millie performs on the Stark Stage from January 7-26, 2020.

Cyrus Chestnut Quartet to Perform 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' at Miller Theatre at Co Photo Cyrus Chestnut Quartet to Perform 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' at Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 7, 2019

Hearing Vince Guaraldi's beloved score from A Charlie Brown Christmas has become a holiday tradition for many. The virtuosic and spirited pianist Cyrus Chestnut and his quartet celebrate the season with a festive evening performing their soulful twist on these favorite tunes.

Harris Center Announced Blue Note 80th Anniversary Jazz Celebration Photo Harris Center Announced Blue Note 80th Anniversary Jazz Celebration
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 30, 2019

Celebrating eight decades of a historic jazz record label, the Harris Center welcomes Blue Note Records 80th Birthday Celebration--The State of Jazz 2019, featuring three jazz stars, each with a stellar band ready to sizzle Stage One. Performing with her trio, a?oeKandace Springs has a voice that would melt snowa?? (Prince). James Francies has worked with jazz royalty from Christian McBride to Pat Metheny; performing with his trio, he's a?oea pianist with liquid dynamism in his toucha?? (New York Times). Finally, saxophonist James Carter has 18 recordings under his own name; he a?oecan be sumptuously romantic or exhilaratingly funkya?? He's at his earthiest and most accessible with this classic Hammond organ trio lineupa?? (Guardian) which he'll have in tow with him for the tour.

Giants of Jazz 22 Honors Life and Music of Harold Mabern Photo Giants of Jazz 22 Honors Life and Music of Harold Mabern
by Julie Musbach - Oct 14, 2019

Jazz all-stars salute one of their own a?" the late piano legend and influential music educator Harold Mabern a?" in Giants of Jazz 22 Honoring Harold Mabern, a concert celebration of his life and craft on Saturday, November 16 at 8 p.m.

Saxophone Master James Carter Releases Blue Note Debut 'James Carter Organ Trio: Live Photo Saxophone Master James Carter Releases Blue Note Debut 'James Carter Organ Trio: Live From Newport Jazz'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 30, 2019

Saxophone master James Carter has released his Blue Note Records debut James Carter Organ Trio: Live From Newport Jazz, a thrilling live performance of Carter's imaginative soul jazz reinvention of Django Reinhardt that was captured at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival. Joining Carter are two fellow Detroit sons: Hammond B-3 virtuoso Gerard Gibbs and versatile young drummer Alexander White. Carter's first new release since 2011 is a soulfully robust dispatch from America's most storied jazz festival that is a follow-up of sorts to Chasin' the Gypsy, an Atlantic release from 2000 that The New Yorker called ‚Äúan alternately reverent and audacious tribute to the Belgian swing-guitar legend Django Reinhardt. It may be the rambunctious saxophone player's recorded masterpiece.‚ÄĚ

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