Jazz Workshop,Inc., Family Night Presents Kenia March 31, 2010

Time: March 31, 2010 from 5:30pm to 7pm
Location: Carnegie Library Homewood Auditorium
Organized By: Jazz Workshop,Inc.
Event Description:
Jazz Workshop,Inc., Family Night Presents KENIA

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‘JAZZ AND BLUES NETWORKING HAPPY HOUR AT LITTLE E’S JAZZ CLUB’ on Pittsburgh Jazz Network!

Time: April 1, 2010 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: LITTLE E’S JAZZ CLUB & RESTAURANT 949 LIBERTY AVENUE UPPERLEVEL
Organized By: Little E’s Jazz Club

Event Description:
Vocalist Jessica Lee & Friends
LIVE RHYTHM, JAZZ & BLUES
Musical Networking Happy Hour
EVERY THURSDAY!!!
5:30 PM – 8 PM
Little E’s Jazz & Blues
949 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
2nd Floor above Mahoney’s Restaurant
412.392.2217

Cover Charge: FIVE DOLLARS

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‘Soul Food Dinner and Jazz Night at the Rivers Club’ on Pittsburgh Jazz Network

Time: April 3, 2010 from 6pm to 10pm
Location: Rivers Club, Pittsburgh
Organized By: Rob Jones
Event Description:
JOIN THE SOUL FOODDINNER AND JAZZ NIGHT
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Two or more times each year at the Rivers Club in Pittsburgh, hundreds of Pittsburgh’s finest enjoy the most spectacular gourmet Soul Food Buffet north of the Mason-Dixon line, created by Chef Jim Gelzheiser who conducts a culinary symphony orchestra of the region’s finest chefs, accompanied by Sous chef Wes Ronin. At the heart of this love affair with Soul Food is “Miss Connie” Davenport, whose rediscovered fame is spreading nationally with each event.

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5th Annual ‘Jazz in the Gardens’ Stuns with 90% Growth in Box Office Revenue

A-List Headliners Bring Record Crowds Despite Transitional Economy

Almost 45,000 music lovers flocked to Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida for the 5th Annual “Jazz in the Gardens” hosted by nationally syndicated radio personality Tom Joyner. The festival kicked off on Saturday, March 20th, 2010, with magnificent performances by Mary J. Blige, Robin Thicke, Teena Marie, Joe Sample, K’Jon and local artists Rachel Brown, Jon Saxx, and Kawan DeBose. The excitement continued on Sunday, March 21st, 2010, with John Legend, Boyz II Men, Cassandra Wilson, David Sanborn, Melanie Fiona, Eric Roberson and local artist Jovie. Providing entertainment between acts were Producer/DJ Bryan-Michael Cox, The Brass King and UniverSoul Circus, which spun its magic by turning Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson into a 600 lb. white Bengal tiger.

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Giorgio’s Party Of The Century Music Album is Released

The highly anticipated music event everybody has been waiting for is here! Two years of intense work all around the world and 30 of the world’s most influential and legendary musicians in an album like no other! Released in a top class box!

The highly anticipated music event everybody has been waiting for is here. Two years of intense work all around the world, 30 of the world’s most influential and legendary musicians put together by the tireless enthusiasm of the young talented Giorgio Onorato Aquilani.

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BET’s Hit Gospel Singing Competition ‘SUNDAY BEST’ Makes Its Divine Return This Easter Premiering Sunday, April 4 at 8:00 p.m.

Season Three of “Sunday Best” Introduces New Judges, New Competition and the First-Ever International Auditions in Lagos, Nigeria

Premiering on Easter Sunday, April 4 at 8:00 p.m.,* BET’s hit singing competition SUNDAY BEST returns for a third season of higher praise and tougher competition. Hosted by gospel legend Kirk Franklin, the new season welcomes gospel recording artists Pastor Donnie McClurkin and Yolanda Adams to the stellar team of judges including returning multi-award winning siblings Erica and Tina Campbell of Mary Mary. Making U.S. stops in Detroit, New Orleans and Philadelphia, SUNDAY BEST season 3 throws the net even wider to include auditions in Lagos, Nigeria.

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The SaNa Band and Chick Willis – (video)

A day late, but we ain’t short. Enjoy this video that the Sana Band sent us. Here is a video from the Healing Properties of the Blues on March 27, 2010 at The Whitney M. Young Jr. School of Social Work – Clark Atlanta University.

This was sent by Sermon Monagan. Thanks…….

April 16-18, 2010 Blues Shout Texas Throwdown

April 16-18, 2010. Austin, TX. BluesSHOUT! has always been about bringing you the best of the best. This year, we’re headed to Texas where everything’s just a little bit bigger (and dare we say, “better”?). It’s a Texas Throwdown!

We’ll be showcasing the biggest and best of the Lone Star State. We’re ready to throw down with some amazing music, some outstanding classes, and more fun than you can poke with a cattle prod. All that’s missing from this Texas-sized shindig is YOU!

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Only 3 Days Left on 25% Off Sale on Da Cajn Critter Cookbook

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Do you want the perfect Cajun or Creole celebration? Mardi Gras party? Jazz Fest Brunch? Are you looking for recipes to cook with authentic New Orleans, Louisiana taste?

This cookbook has it all, recipes for the tastiest gumbo, jambalaya and shrimp creole that will tantalize your taste buds, and a crawfish boil you’ll never forget!

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Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz Rhythm & Blues Festival Scheduled for April 24, 2010


18TH ANNUAL LAS VEGAS CITY OF LIGHTS JAZZ AND R&B FESTIVAL, SATURDAY, APRIL 24TH 2010
THE BIGGEST NAMES IN SMOOTH JAZZ ON SALE AS OF SATURDAY DECEMBER 5TH

(Las Vegas) Michael Schivo Presents, celebrating 45 years as Nevada’s premier Pop, Rock and Jazz concert promoter, has again teamed up with Las Vegas Events (LVE) the Las Vegas mega producers of the city’s largest tourists events, and KJLH RADIO FREE and KTWV THE WAVE IN Los Angeles to co-sponsor the 18th Annual Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz & R&B Festival, Saturday, April 24th 2010. By popular demand the Festival will remain at its new location at Government Amphitheater. (more…)