Sunday Jazz Showcase to bring musical talent
Sunday Jazz Showcase to bring musical talent to New BernNew Bern Sun JournalShe had performed on BET Jazz, and her trio has opened for Herbie Hancock and played at the Kennedy Center. Lenore Raphael has performed at the Sunday Jazz Showcase a number of times, as well as at Craven Arts Council's signature “At the Gallery” ...and more »
Posted on 25 January 2017 | 12:42 pm
Future Man meets master kalimba player -
Black Mountain NewsFuture Man meets master kalimba playerBlack Mountain NewsWhile it's important to Spears to honor the African roots of his chosen instrument, his penchant for pushing the envelope has earned comparisons to innovators like Herbie Hancock, Jimi Hendrix, Les Paul and Charlie Parker. Guiding all Spears' diverse ...
Posted on 25 January 2017 | 11:22 am
Jam Cruise Day 5: The Meters Celebrate 50
Jam Cruise Day 5: The Meters Celebrate 50 Years, Nikki Glaspie Leads Massive Super Jam and MoreRelixBack in the atrium, members of Turkuaz were leading a Jazz Lounge jam, welcoming Dopapod's Eli Winderman for a cover of Herbie Hancock's “Maiden Voyage” and later playing with The Motet's Joey Porter and Garrett Sayers and more members of ...and more »
Posted on 25 January 2017 | 9:26 am
Miles Mosley Is an Assassin on the Upright
L.A. WeeklyMiles Mosley Is an Assassin on the Upright BassL.A. WeeklyEven before the Get Down blew up, Mosley had carved a reputation as a brilliant session man and composer, backing Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Fergie and Herbie Hancock. He wrote music for the trailers of The Muppets and The Dark Knight Rises.
Posted on 25 January 2017 | 4:19 am
Fracture Society reunites for piano,
The WeekenderFracture Society reunites for piano, theremin performance in Wilkes-BarreThe Weekender29 performance will include arrangements of pieces by Franz Schubert, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter in addition to improvisational musings by all three Fracture Society members and original pieces by Smith and Smeltzer.
Posted on 24 January 2017 | 2:57 pm
'80s British pop star Howard Jones still
Named the United Kingdom’s “Best New Artist” in 1984 and “one of the defining figures of mid-‘80s synth pop” by AllMusic, he played with other pop artists such as Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Thomas Dolby and Phil Collins. “I’m cool with ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 2:22 pm
Call me Oscar, because I'm not paying for my
Among my faves are the episodes in which Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Destiny's Child, LL Cool J and Patti LaBelle appeared. It's can't-miss TV. You never know who's going to drop by. I feel a connection to the real-life characters as much as I do the ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 5:13 am
St Germain: ‘I can’t just throw stuff
The accompanying 280-date tour featured guest musicians such as Herbie Hancock and the acclaimed French jazz singer Claude Nougaro, and took in the Royal Albert Hall, Glastonbury and Coachella. And then – pffft! – Navarre disappeared in a cloud of ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 11:40 pm
PTSD: The beast that lurks within
I was in Value Village today on Wednesday looking at some CD's for the radio station archives. I just laid my hands on some Herbie Hancock when out of the blue, WHAM! The shelf and the wall jumped and shook just like mortar round going off nearby.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:37 am
Making the electric car sound sexy: GLM's ZZ
Roland is using its experience of building synthesisers used by musicians such as Herbie Hancock, Jimmy Page and George Duke to produce 'sonically rich, studio-quality' audio for the engine sound, according to the company. Building synthesisers and other ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:18 am