Change of Seasons, A Memoir - Elmore
Elmore MagazineChange of Seasons, A MemoirElmore MagazineFrom Quincy Jones to George Harrison, Tommy Mattola to Hunter S. Thompson, from performance auto racing greats to tennis greats, Oates has “played” with them all, at a professional level. The books flaws are minor. Depending on the page, Oates has sold ...and more »
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 2:27 pm
Quick Q&A With The Right Now's Brendan
Indianapolis MonthlyQuick Q&A With The Right Now's Brendan O'ConnellIndianapolis MonthlyInspired by the sounds of Chess Records and Quincy Jones, Chicago-based band The Right Now has been touring the country since 2009, opening for acts such as George Clinton and Fitz & The Tantrums. The pop-meets-soul group recently released a new ...
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:19 am
Savannah Music Festival: Our picks - Connect
Savannah Music Festival: Our picksConnect Savannah.comIn the 1970s, he linked up with San Francisco royalty like Janis Joplin, Eric Clapton, and Jerry Garcia, going on as producer and composer with Phil Spector, Quincy Jones, and more. These days, Stubblefield is an in-demand session player who finds his ...
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:56 am
“Najee in the Key of C” – The Links,
WTVQ“Najee in the Key of C” – The Links, Inc.WTVQTwo-time Grammy nominated saxophonist and flautist, Najee has collaborated with music giants Prince, Quincy Jones to Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan and Herbie Hancock. Najee's technical agility, grace, compositional prowess, unbridled passion and ...
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:33 am
School bands swing at states - Mount Desert
Mount Desert IslanderSchool bands swing at statesMount Desert IslanderThe Conners Emerson jazz band, directed by Gene Gill, received a bronze award in Division 3 for performing Quincy Jones' “Birth of A Band,” Luiz Bonfa's bossa nova “A Day in the Life of a Fool” and “Cute,” a Neal Hefti chart popularized by Count Basie.and more »
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 5:38 am
Jazz Music's 'New Messiah' Uses DPA
UK artist and Quincy Jones protégé Jacob Collier is only 20 years old yet his undoubted talent as a musician and singer has already earned him the epithets of 'jazz's new prodigy' and 'jazz music's new messiah' from some heavy-weight music reviewers.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:41 am
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
There are also four short introductions -- by Karen Kramer, Quincy Jones, Tom Brokaw, and Steven Spielberg -- as well as three lengthier documentaries: "A Love Story for Today" lets the cast and crew reflect on the divise reaction that the film drew ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:12 pm
Debbie Allen Dance Academy Offers
The DADA Board of Directors includes such entertainment industry giants as Suzanne DePasse, Quincy Jones, her sister Phylicia Rashad, and Denzel and Pauletta Washington. Karen McDonald is the Academy’s director. Karen is skilled at Modern dance and has ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 pm
Single Review: Goldswagger ‘I Can’t
I loved Michael Jackson’s Off the Wall album as a kid, but later I came to appreciate not just Michael’s singing and writing, but also the amazing work of producer Quincy Jones, songwriter Rod Temperton, and all of the musicians who played on the album.”
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:33 am
International network France 24 spotlights
From the glamour of the Cannes film festival to 25 th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, to interviews with George Clooney, Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Toni Morrison and Quincy Jones and so many more, "Encore!" is aimed at taking you to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:11 am