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  • D’Angelo, Aloe Blacc Set for James Brown Tribute at Hollywood Bowl

    Aug 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

      *The Hollywood Bowl will host a huge James Brown tribute concert on Aug. 16, featuring alumni from the singer’s bands fronted by vocalists D’Angelo, Aloe Blacc, Angelique Kidjo and Bettye LaVette. The event was spearheaded by “Get on Up” executive producer Peter Afterman and jazz bassist Christian McBride, according to Billboard.com. McBride, who worked with […]

  • Herbie Hancock Gigs Launch International Jazz Day

    Mar 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Jazz pianist Herbie Hancock’s first major initiative since being named a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador last July is to establish International Jazz Day to be held annually on April 30, which coincides with the last day of what has been celebrated as Jazz Appreciation Month in the U.S. This year’s inaugural event — organized by the […]

  • Avery Gears Up for Sunshiny Day

    Jul 9, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(New York) – Who is Avery*Sunshine? – She’s a singer/songwriter/pianist deeply rooted in Gospel.  Born/raised in Chester, PA and resides in Atlanta. She considers both places home with many fans eagerly anticipating her first full length. In fact – when it comes to Philly, Avery always has her finger on the pulse with all the […]