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  •  New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton has never conformed to anyone or anything. Reading his Facebook posts and Twitter “tweets”, you sort of get an idea about how un-traditional he is. He speaks his mind and, should someone attempt to challenge…
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  • Born in Dallas, Texas and now happily domiciled in Los Angeles, bass player Edwin Livingston could be described as being on the crest of a wave.  His CD 'Transitions' was released in late 2010 and when recently I caught up…
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  • Kem Owens
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    Adekemi Owens, known professionally and affectionately to music fans as "Kem," has come a long way from Nashville, Tennessee to his current hometown of Detroit, Michigan. So, one figures that is why this musical genius has written and performed songs…
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  • Law school creates more than a few challenges. There are hours upon hours of studying, grueling hours interning at law firms, and financial bills that need to find a way to get paid. For many law students the adversity is…
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Ken Slavin

Ken Slavin

Features Swingin' Jazz Standards and One Original Song

SAN ANTONIO Jazz crooner Ken Slavin’s new CD has people talking all over town. Better yet, it has them singing along from local radio stations and home stereo systems to automobile CD players and convention banquets.

"The Song is You" Slavin’s first recording since 1996’s "Tender is the Night," which raised thousands of dollars for the San Antonio AIDS Foundation has garnered raves from critics and fans alike. It not only reflects a ne …