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  1. Music lovers to flock to underrated Irish city for exciting Jazz Fest lineup

    By Brian Dillon Music lovers from all over Ireland and around the world are set to head to Cork City for the annual Jazz Festival . The lineup was recently announced and features some exciting acts who are set to perform. A host of American and other international acts are set to pl
  2. How Jazz Became the Voice of Revolution

    Martin Luther King Jr. knew better than anyone what it would take to pull off a revolution capable of reshaping the soul of America and at long last leveling the playing field for American Blacks. First you had to have followers and allies who were prepared to challenge not just r
  3. This Day in Music - May 9th

    One midwestern man shows off his horn, another midwestern man heads to the south, legendary bluesmen of the south head north, and the future of Rock and Roll? 1995: Legendary American blues-rock band The Allman Brothers Band release their 15th official album, "An Evening with The
  4. I posted this a year ago today. I'm not attending the New Orleans Jazz Fest this year, but I checked and Germaine Bazzle is scheduled to perform again this year at 92 years old! #AYAT #GermaineBazzle #NewOrleansJazzFest #music
  5. Opinion: What made Duke Ellington a true genius

    By Opinion by Sammy Miller Editor’s Note: Sammy Miller is a Juilliard-trained jazz drummer and music educator. The views expressed in this commentary are his. View more opinion at CNN. This spring marks both the 50th anniversary of Duke Ellington’s death, and what would have been h
  6. Some jazz excellence. Just learned of these guys, fantastic. From a Mastodon bot of Charles Johnson's account, great jazz guitarist I used to follow on the Xitter. #jazzmusic #Jazz
  7. If you like jazz, discover Emmaline

    Thank you #Emmaline for a wonderful performance tonight at the Dakota in Minneapolis. So good! Highly recommend! #dakotacooks #music #livemusic #jazzmusic