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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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  • 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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  •  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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  • George Duke is a multi Grammy Award winning legend. So, when I called him to get a few quick quotes for my France Joli interview (he produced her album 'Witch Of Love') I quickly realized I needed to milk this…
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Lilly  Litzsinger

Lilly Litzsinger

GYPSY AND RENO, AWESOME JAZZ VOCALS WITH EXQUISITE ARRANGEMENTS BY RENO LEGRANDE. MISTY IS A BRAND NEW, UNEXPECTED SWINING VERSION.. RIPS...DANCABLE. NEVER DONE QUITE LIKE …
This cd reminds me of the old time, long gone divas... gypsy sings " cry me a river" with jazz stylings of pure jazz root. the song begins with a plaintive question: " now.…
New on the jazz scene. gypsy eden and reno lagrande. gypsy has a blue-eyed -soul velvet voice, that is the true ' root of jazz vocals" beyoond smooth, she transports the li…