Photo by Caroline Moreau - MinnPost
MinnPostPhoto by Caroline MoreauMinnPostOn April 30, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock will lead an All-Star Global Concert in Havana for the sixth annual International Jazz Day. On Aug. 11, he'll play the Minnesota Zoo. That's one of the beauties of the Music in the Zoo concert ...
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 6:08 am
The 14 Best Herbie Hancock Songs - Paste
Paste MagazineThe 14 Best Herbie Hancock SongsPaste MagazineNow 77 years old, jazz legend Herbie Hancock began his career where many jazz musicians hope to end up—in the Miles Davis quartet. But starting at the front meant that Hancock has spent much of his career clearing the path by redefining the way the ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 2:41 pm
Herbie Hancock Slates Extensive Summer/Fall
BillboardHerbie Hancock Slates Extensive Summer/Fall TourBillboardHerbie Hancock and his band have set the dates for an extensive tour of Europe and the U.S. this summer and fall. Kicking off in June, the international outing will be the Grammy Award-winning artist's first such full-band tour since 2011. Hancock's ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 11:28 am
Joni Mitchell and Herbie Hancock, “The Man
American SongwriterJoni Mitchell and Herbie Hancock, “The Man I Love”American SongwriterMitchell performed this song of wistful longing on Herbie Hancock's album Gershwin's World, with her distinctive pseudo-jazz phrasing making it one of the most unique versions ever. “The Man I Love” was originally written by the Gershwin brothers ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 7:09 am
Herbie Hancock, B-52's top Minnesota Zoo's
Minneapolis Star TribuneHerbie Hancock, B-52's top Minnesota Zoo's 25th annual concert seriesMinneapolis Star TribuneSeveral classic names, including Herbie Hancock, the B-52's and Buddy Guy, have been tapped to help celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Music in the Zoo outdoor concert series. The Minnesota Zoo summer lineup will feature many regulars, including the ...
Posted on 15 April 2017 | 10:16 am
'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