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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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  • 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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  • 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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  •  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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Mike Wilpizeski

Mike Wilpizeski

On July 10, 2003, saxophonist and bicycle racer Marion Meadows will witness history in the making when he travels to Europe to watch American cycling champion Lance Armstrong pursue an astonishing fifth consecutive victory at the 100th Anniversary of the Tour de France.

Like other people around the world, Meadows found inspiration in the story of Lance Armstrong a world-class athlete nearly struck down by cancer, only to recover and win the Tour de France in 1999. For a record tying fifth ye …