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Rochester, NY-November 9, 2005-The Rochester International Jazz Festival (RIJF) (www.rochesterjazz.com) has announced dates for the Festival’s fifth anniversary edition. The spectacular nine-day event will be held Friday June 9 through Saturday June 17, 2006.

RIJF has become one of nation’s largest and fastest growing music festivals, drawing fans from all across the U.S. and around the world. Attendance in 2005 topped 65,000. Each year, the Festival presents more t

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Los Angeles, CA--November 9, 2005--Paul Thomas Yoder has a passion for music, and like many of us must separate that from his daily life in order to make a living. Like all artists, he would like nothing more than to record and play to support himself. Dreamin’ about making that happen only comes natural. Being an indie artist is tough, but guys like Yoder have what it takes to move their career to the next level - talent.

For Immediate Release November 7, 2005

RON DAVIS TRIO RETURNS TO JAPAN, TOURS INDONESIA
November 17 December 10, 2005

Following on the success of their 2004 tour of Japan, the Ron Davis Trio are returning to Asia for a series of concerts at the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo, and for their first foray into Indonesia.

From November 17 to 27, the Trio (Ron Davis - piano; Drew Birston bass; Aubrey Dayle drums) will play and give workshops to music fans and jazz students across major Indonesi

59E59 Theaters transforms Theater C into the Zam Zam Room, hosting His Royal Hipness Lord Buckley for the Holidays New York, New York October 27, 2005-59E59 Theaters (Elysabeth Kleinhans, Artistic Director; Peter Tear, Executive Producer) transforms Theater C into the coolest, grooviest, swinginest venue in NYC, when they play host to the show that stormed London, His Royal Hipness Lord Buckley in The Zam Zam Room, created and performed by Jake Broder, based on the original works by Lord Buck

29.01.2011

Daydream

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Singer, songwriter, Robin Stine has made her CD debut, with Daydream hitting #9 on the Podcast charts, after enjoying success for more than two years as a local favorite across the Gulf Coast.

Surviving two hurricanes, including Ivan, the Terrible, Stine determined she would produce her album regardless the weather.

Three weeks before Katrina hit New Orleans, Stine had gotten together with a studio to record her album but was moved, again, as the storm barreled down on the famous ci

29.01.2011

Rick Bishop: What 4

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For Immediate Release - October 21, 2005

What 4: The new CD from the bassist/composer and Colby College music associate, Rick Bishop.

The CD is Bishops fourth release on P.E.P.Records and includes tracks recorded at Resolution Sound in Vermont, live tracks recorded by Perrow Audio in Maine, intimate duets recorded at guitarist Tom Hoffmans studio, as well as tracks with clarinetist Eric Thomas at Bishops home in Waterville Maine.

Other feat

29.01.2011

Introducing MOTIV...

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Mixing jazz improvisation with a modern big beat sound, whilst working at the hard edge of the contemporary jazz scene, MOTIV's two horn players, accompanied by a three piece rhythm section, create angular and edgy harmonies over a contemporary mix of hip hop, break beats, and funky drum ‘n bass. Add to that mix the dynamic vocal talents of MC Cheshire Cat and you have a unique and original blend of improvised jazz, hip-hop and funk recently described as: "Funky jazz for the 21st Century" -ether

"Soulful, dignified, somewhat Cleo Laine-like..." THE GUARDIAN (UK)

" a real jazz sensibility, depth in the writing, a band that doesn't mind stretching out and a little intensity; rare and welcome weapons in today's jazz vocalists' often limited armoury." JAZZ AT RONNIE SCOTT'S MAGAZINE (UK)

"A young Londoner with film star looks, Juliet Kelly serves up a good first recording that begs for listening by adherents of jazz and pop-jazz." DOWNBEAT MAGAZIN

Mumbai based jazz ensemble Soul Yatra is back after a very successful Asia-Pacific tour. Appointed as the Indian ambassadors of jazz by Hennessy XO, Soul Yatra has now been signed on as brand ambassadors and will perform several international events for Hennessy over the next two years. This is heartening news indeed for Indian jazz artistes who have been struggling for decades to find a voice in the international jazz arena. Jazz may have originated in America but today this form of improvis

Jo Crimmins

Director, Publicity

Concord Records

Concord Music Group and Monster Cable Products today announced a partnership designed to revolutionize home entertainment; combining Monster Music’s pioneering SuperDiscs with Concord’s top-shelf musical artists and musicianship, a calling card of the venerable record company. Each limited edition SuperDisc, an innovation that offers such advanced features as high definition surround sound, is painstakingly mixed and mastere

441 RECORDS announces the release of ‘S WONDERFUL by The Great Jazz Trio on October 25, 2005. The Great Jazz Trio is pianist Hank Jones, bassist John Patitucci and drummer Jack DeJohnette. The album is a nine-track suite of jazz standards and songbook repertoire recorded at Avatar Studios in New York City in June 2004. The session was recorded live to 2-track in Direct Stream Digital format to yield the highest quality recording possible. ‘S WONDERFUL is the 28th release by The Great Jazz Trio s

PCAMI* is pleased to announce the collaboration and music alliance with one of Kansas City's own music icon, EVERETT DEVAN.

Mr. DeVan has been a productive force in the music business for over 30 years and has had the opportunity to perform all over Europe, Asia, Africa and the United States. Mr DeVan has performed and shared top billing with artists such as: B.B. King, Count Basie, Tom Jones, Emerson Lake and Palmer, Nancy Wilson, Charles Earland, Herbie Mann, The Mills Brothers, Hank

The sound of Poogie Bell's drums is what you hear on many of the world's finest jazz, neo-soul, R&B, POP and hip-hop records. Performer, record producer, composer, and arranger, you've heard his work with artists including Chaka Kahn, Marcus Miller, Roberta Flack, Erykah Badu, David Bowie, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Stanley Turrentine, John Scofield, Mike Stern, Al Jarreau, Vanessa Williams, Randy Crawford, Alex Bugnon, Victor Bailey,...and many many more.

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Multi-artist benefit record to aid storm victims will be released mid-November

All-star collection includes new recordings from Coldplay, Barbra Streisand, Elton John, Clint Black, R. Kelly, Bonnie Raitt, Harry Connick, Jr. among many others

Plus classic cuts by Louis Armstrong, Dr. John and Fats Domino.

Los Angeles, October 17, 2005 EMI Group, SONYBMG, Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group and Concord Music

Cocoa Beach, Fl - Internationally recognized Heidi's Jazz Club in Cocoa Beach, Florida is now the "new" Heidi's Jazz Club. After an extensive renovation and expansion Heidi's Jazz club opened with a bang on October 14, 2005. With new carpet, tables, chairs, stage, lightening and accessories and most importantly an expansion to add additional seating, Heidi's Jazz Club was and is proud to show the "new", sophisticated chic jazz experience to all.

Heidi's Jazz Club i

29.01.2011

It's A Family Affair

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PAUL COLLINS ARTIST MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE ADDITION OF RHONDA THOMAS-HICKS TO OUR PROLIFIC MUSICAL FAMILY.

MS. HICKS HAS A BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, MARKETING AND A MASTERS OF MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS. MS. HICKS, FROM WICHITA, KANSAS, HAS EXPERIENCE IN EDUCATION, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND MARKETING. THESE STRATEGIC SKILLS WILL ALLOW PCAMI* TO GROW IN KEY MARKETS, CREATE A GREATER MUSICAL PRESENCE AND OFFER A WIDE VARIETY OF MUS