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  • EURweb’s Visit with Motown Founder Berry Gordy (WATCH)

    May 15, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby Leave a comment


    *What would it be like to sit down with Motown founder Berry Gordy, Jr., Smokey Robinson and “Motown The Musical” director Charles Randolph Wright?  Well the day finally came, and as a select pool of the media entered the palatial setting of Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre, there was an air of ecstasy in the building.  Press […]

  • Antonio Fargas Turns it Up with The New Jump Blues Band (Watch)

    Mar 11, 15 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby 1 Comment


    *Antonio Fargas is known around the world for his role as Huggy Bear in the 1970’s television series “Starsky and Hutch.” Other credits include his iconic portrayals in cinema classics such as “Foxy Brown,” “Across 110th Street,” “Starsky and Hutch,” “I’m Gonna Get You Sucka” and many more. Lately Antonio has emerged as the charismatic […]

  • GRAMMY Foundation Execs Chime in on Music and Education (Listen)

    Feb 8, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby Leave a comment


    *Scott Goldman, Vice President of The GRAMMY Foundation & MusiCares and David Sears, Executive Education Director of The GRAMMY Foundation shared a brief chat with EURweb’s Jazzy Rita at Club Nokia on the occasion of the GRAMMY Foundation’s second annual Music Educator Award™. On February 4, 2015 more than 400 students from the greater Los […]

  • FORD Hands the Car Keys Over to GRAMMY Music Educator of the Year Recipient Jared Cassedy!

    Feb 7, 15 by ESPR and LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles – Ford Motor Company is expanding its long-time support of the GRAMMY Foundation®’s GRAMMY in the Schools®initiative by donating additional money through Ford’s innovative Drive 4 UR School program – as well as a new 2015 Ford vehicle to the 2015 Music Educator of the Year. The Music Educator Award™ was established by […]

  • Experience Carmen Lundy’s ‘Soul To Soul’ (Watch/Listen)

    Feb 3, 15 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby Leave a comment


    *To say that Carmen Lundy is sultry is an understatement. Hers is a timeless style and sound that endures across the decades. Her melodious renditions have emerged once more with the release of her latest album “Soul To Soul” on the Afrasia label.  Having traveled extensively, Carmen is quite popular on the global music scene. […]

  • Sharon Leal Stars in ‘Stop Kiss’ at The Pasadena Playhouse

    Oct 30, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby 1 Comment


      *With same sex relationships being more public and even politicized, it is not uncommon to see more of these romantic story lines on screen and on stage.  The Pasadena Playhouse welcomes “Stop Kiss” a play written by Diana Son that has been widely received and is the winner of the GLAAD Media Award for […]