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Vermont Jazz Center : Big Band Scholarship Fundraiser Dance Gala with Amanda Carr
26.11.2021 This year each concert will have both a limited in-person audience as well as a livestream component. Big Band Scholarship Fundraiser Dance Gala with Amanda Carr Friday, December 3, 2021 VJC pays homage to the big band era this season, uniting our in-house big band with critically acclaimed singer Amanda Carr. Carr became acquainted with the Great American Songbook through her parents who were both professional big band musicians in the Boston area. read more

Cuban Pianist Dayramir Gonzalez - Van Van Discussion on Dec. 3 at Ideal Glass Studios NYC - Performing Dec. 5 at Chelsea Table + Stage "Buena Vista Social Club Tribute"
26.11.2021 PIANO PHENOM DAYRAMIR GONZÁLEZ December 3rd - 6pm - Friday Van Van Discussion Venue: Ideal Glass Studios December 5th - 7pm Sunday Venue: Chelsea Table + Stage Buena Vista Social Club Tribute featuring Dayamir Gonzalez! read more

"O Holy Night!" as a Samba -- New Christmas Single from Duo "AS IS" (Stacey & Alan Schulman)
23.11.2021 For decades, the Christmas Classic "O Holy Night" has been a staple of nearly every Holiday playlist. From its origin as a semi-sacred and traditional Christmas Carol, AS IS, the American Duo of Jazz Guitarist Alan Schulman & Vocalist Stacey Schulman have reimagined this iconic Christmas favorite into a bouncing samba-esque arrangement that's bound to have you up on your feet and swaying to the beat. read more

Frank Vignola's Guitar Night @ The Birdland Theater Wed., Nov. 24th 8:30 PM Special Guests Matt Munisteri and Roni Ben-Hur
23.11.2021 "Frank Vignola's Guitar Night" Featuring Frank Vignola's Birdland Guitar Band Jimmy Bruno, Ken Smith. Peter Washington, Vince Cherico + special guests: 11/24: Matt Munisteri and Roni Ben-Hur 12/1: Henry Acker "16 year old jazz guitar phenom" 12/8: Peter Bernstein 12/15: Vinny Raniolo read more

NOW AVAILABLE ON VINYL: L.A. Cowboy “THE BIG PITCH” & LADY MILLEA "I DON’T MIND MISSING YOU"
23.11.2021 Reconcile Records NOW AVAILABLE ON VINYL L.A. OUTSIDER ARTISTS FATHER AND DAUGHTER — J. FREDERICK MILLEA (AKA, L.A. COWBOY) AND LADY MILLEA — RELEASE CONCURRENT RECORDINGS ON HIS BOUTIQUE "RECONCILE RECORDS" LABEL, CREATED TO PROVIDE TIMELESS PLATINUM PERFORMANCES FOR CONNOISSEURS AND COMMON FOLKS ALIKE read more

m o k r o ï e — WORKS2K21
22.11.2021 Hailing from France, mokroïé is Francesco Virgilio's electronic music project. He has just released worldwide a new stunning EP titled WORKS2K21. It contains 3 remixes and a new instrumental track. The EP comes together with a beautiful music video directed by 3D animation artist Josué Esparon. read more

Ty Stephens & Dave Fields @ The Triad Theater
22.11.2021 RESERVE SEATS NOW FOR THE THANKSGIVING SATURDAY NIGHT SHOW SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH 8:30 PM Triad Theater 158 West 72nd Street New York, NY 10023 read more

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Charlie Apicella/Jon Herington: Two Views of The Blues
09.11.2021 "Two Views of the Blues: Charlie Apicella & Jon Herington" contains: - Three-episode video podcast (forty minutes total footage) - A home studio produced guitar duo performance track "Dink's Blues" - Backing track for "Dink's Blues" - Full Indie Course video lesson/ PDF content produced by both Charlie Apicella and Jon Herington read more

Sol Roots band with guest Ron Holloway perform for Clarendon Concert Series
13.10.2021 On Wednesday Oct 13, the Sol Roots band with guest Ron Holloway (of Gov't Mule, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Little Feat) perform for Clarendon Concert Series in Arlington, Virginia! There is a fantastic free outdoor concert coming up on Wednesday October 13 in Arlington, Virginia. The Sol Roots band with special guest, world renowned saxophonist Ron Holloway, will be performing for the Clarendon Concert Series. The band creates a blend of energetic rock, deep blues, raw funk, greasy soul, and hypnotic rhythms. read more

Sol Roots band with guest Gabe Stillman perform Sat Oct 2 at legendary JV's
29.09.2021 On Saturday Oct 2, the Sol Roots band with guest Gabe Stillman perform at the legendary JV's in Falls Church, Virginia. This special blues/soul/rock celebration will showcase world class musicians in a relaxed venue, that has been known for decades for showcasing some of the best national and regional musical talent. Sol Roots is a powerful guitarist and soul soaked vocalist who regularly brings in an incredible roster of guests to work with his band, adding excitement and diversity to each show. Previous guests have included harmonica legend Phil Wiggins (Cephas & Wiggins), saxophone master Ron Holloway (Gov't Mule, Little Feat), trombonist Lil Joe Burton (of BB King, Junior Wells), Dan Leonard (of Deanna Bogart) and many more. read more

Charlie Apicella/Jon Herington: Two Views of The Blues
26.08.2021 NYC based jazz guitarist Charlie Apicella and veteran guitar master Jon Herington of Steely Dan team up for this exclusive TrueFire collaboration. The pair break down everything you need to play blues like a pro, complete with a three episode video podcast, forty lesson videos, and an exclusive studio performance and backing track all detailing a classic F Blues. read more

world music news

Multilingual vocalist/songwriter Eleanor Dubinsky and virtuoso Argentine guitarist Dario Acosta Teich Perform Nov. 26 at Chelsea Table + Stage!
24.11.2021 Multilingual vocalist/songwriter Eleanor Dubinsky and virtuoso Argentine guitarist Dario Acosta Teich bring audiences together with fresh interpretations of jazz, Latin, French, popular and original songs. Called "a bright light on the musical landscape" (Wellfleet Preservation Hall) and "powerful magic" (Payomet Performing Arts Center) this NYC-based duo inspires with uplifting, generous performances that transcend genre and geography to celebrate the healing power of music. read more

This Year’s Flushing Town Hall Mini-Global Mashups Conclude with “US-Africa Meets China” on December 12
24.11.2021 Flushing Town Hall's Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups concert series will present "US-Africa Meets China" on Sunday, December 12, featuring renowned jazz drummer and washboard player Newman Taylor Baker/WashboardXT, and Feifei Yang, an Erhu and Banhu performance expert and vocalist whose talents are revolutionizing the global music scene. read more

Tim Lyre, Prettyboy D-O and Lady Donli flex on the nostalgic 'Highlife'
23.11.2021 Afro-fusion act Tim Lyre shares 'Highlife', a groovy mid-tempo track that sets the mood for waist-whining fests and celebrations, and the second single off his forthcoming debut album Worry < ('worry less'). read more

Sheykhar Ravjiani Releases His First Non-Film Hindi Love Song, RANG
23.11.2021 RANG is the first non-film Hindi popular love song from one of India's most loved singers, lead film score composers and vocal mentors, Sheykhar Ravjiani, performing as SHEYKHAR. Literally translating as 'Colour' this is a beautiful Indian love song written in Brij Bhasha, composed with flavours of European music and performed on acoustic guitar, accordion and mandolin. After the first few bars of his new non-film pop song RANG, it is easy to see why success follows SHEYKHAR. read more


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