Celebrate International Jazz Day @ Jazz Live
JazzcornerCelebrate International Jazz Day @ Jazz Live Hyatt New Orleans with Stephanie JordanJazzcornerNEW ORLEANS - Join Jazz Live at Hyatt on Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 2017 after the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival as they present Stephanie Jordan in an annual celebration of International Jazz Day at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans.and more »
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 10:08 am
Photo Coverage: Lynda Carter Brings 'The
Broadway WorldPhoto Coverage: Lynda Carter Brings 'The Other Side Of Trouble' to Jazz at Lincoln CenterBroadway WorldShe has appeared onstage with many of the world's most popular singers, including Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Kenny Rogers, Bob Hope, George Benson and Ben Vereen. Lynda has brought this concert to major venues across the country, including the ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 9:06 am
Connelly: Fremont Brewing's Sara Nelson
seattlepi.comConnelly: Fremont Brewing's Sara Nelson enters council race ...seattlepi.comFremont Brewing Co. co-founder Sara Nelson is joining a crowded field for the seat of retiring Seattle City Council member Tim Burgess, raising the possibility ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 9:55 am
Allan Holdsworth obituary - The Guardian
The GuardianAllan Holdsworth obituaryThe GuardianThe smooth-jazz hitmaker George Benson, ostensibly the edgy Holdsworth's musical opposite, said: “He's not trying new things, he's mastering them.” The hard-rock virtuoso Eddie Van Halen revered him, and the former Deep Purple guitarist Joe Satriani ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 7:34 am
Allan Holdsworth, electric guitar innovator,
Los Angeles TimesAllan Holdsworth, electric guitar innovator, dies at 70Los Angeles TimesHoldsworth greatly impressed jazz guitar giant George Benson at a 1975 New York club date. “He sure has made an impression on me; he does things I have not heard the guitar do," said Benson, who subsequently got Holdsworth his first solo record deal.Allan Holdsworth, Influential Prog-Fusion Guitarist For Soft Machine,Gong, UK, Passes ...All Access Music GroupAllan Holdsworth Family Memorial by Greg Beaton - GoFundMeGoFundMeall 58 news articles »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 11:35 am
Today in Music History
In 1983, singer-guitarist George Benson told the British magazine "Melody Maker" that AIDS was God's revenge for blood transfusions. Benson is a Jehovah's Witness, who consider transfusions sacrilegious. In 1986, former "Credence Clearwater Revival" lead ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:09 pm
Devils Organist Pete Cannarozzi Comes to
He has also recorded and toured with many artists including Ashford and Simpson, Luther Vandross, Roberta Flack, George Benson, Chaka Khan, Al Di Meola, John Lennon and Yoko Ono. Currently, he is also the pianist and conductor for Motown Recording Artist ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:09 am
Joe's Top Dog brings 1st jazz club to
That was how the drummer met Trudell, who he played with for over 10 years. Michaels has also played for artist George Benson. “Not George Benson, the guitar player” Bojovic said, speaking on the famous jazz performer who became popular in the 1970s ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:37 am
Four days of jazz
Piombo is an independent jazz guitarist/recording artist, based out of New Jersey. He performs the works of George Benson, Larry Carlton, Ronny Jordan, Horace Silver, Cannonball Adderley and many others, as well as his own compositions. Much moreWith ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:02 am
The night’s set began with “Brazilian Stomp” from the Collaboration album done with George Benson. He kept the Latin vibe steady with “Midnight in San Juan,” after which Earl introduced the members of the band. The music flowed seamlessly ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm