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JazzWeek Radio Chart: December 18, 2017

JazzWeek Radio Chart: December 18, 2017

All About Jazz publishes the weekly JazzWeek radio chart. Discover new releases, track chart movement, and learn what is being played on jazz radio stations around the United States. Enjoy!

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 1 1 Gregory Porter Nat King Cole & Me (Blue Note) 290 343 -53 ...

Jazz Musician of the Day: Eddie Palmieri

Jazz Musician of the Day: Eddie Palmieri

All About Jazz is celebrating Eddie Palmieri's birthday today!

Eddie Palmieri, known for his charismatic power and bold pioneering drive, has a musical career that spans over 50 years as a bandleader of both Salsa and Latin Jazz orchestras. Born in Spanish Harlem in 1936, Eddie began piano studies at an early age, as did his ...

Live Music Today: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Live Music Today: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

In this piece Joe Rinaldi reflects on the state of the live music industry, and how the rise of the streaming age and the drop off in retail sales has further increased the necessity of live performance for artists looking to make it in the music industry. Guest post by Joe Rinaldi, Managing Partner at San ...

Videos: Oscar Peterson Live

Videos: Oscar Peterson Live

Oscar Peterson was an exceptional jazz pianist, especially in front of a live audience. His rousing playing style and robust sense of swing swept up everyone in a concert hall. My favorite live period for Peterson is from the late 1950s to the late 1960s. Here are three recently posted videos from this era: Here's Peterson ...

Jazz Musician of the Day: Clark Terry

Jazz Musician of the Day: Clark Terry

All About Jazz is celebrating Clark Terry's birthday today!

Clark Terry\'s career in jazz spans more than sixty years. He is a world-class trumpeter, flugelhornist, educator, and NEA Jazz Master. He performed for seven U.S. Presidents, and was a Jazz Ambassador for State Department tours in the Middle East and Africa. More than fifty jazz festivals ...

Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame 2018 Inductees Named

Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame 2018 Inductees Named

The 2018 inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were named early Wednesday morning. Three of the five main inductees were on the ballot for the first time. One of the repeat nominees, Bon Jovi, tweeted, “It's about time!" The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2018 inductees are:  Bon Jovi The Cars Dire ...

How Can Record Labels Make Connections With Independent Artists

How Can Record Labels Make Connections With Independent Artists

In the music business, your actual abilities can often take a back seat to your network and who you know. Whether you're an artist, a label or even a mixing engineer, making industry connections and expanding your network are essential. Here we look at how record labels can better connect with independent artists. Guest post by ...

Creating A Music Business Filing Cabinet: A DIY Guide

Creating A Music Business Filing Cabinet: A DIY Guide

For entrepreneuring new artists keeping a record of articles and posts about them and their band (or maybe just interesting/helpful articles) properly archiving this content for later reference should be done correctly otherwise they can easily get lost in the ether. Here we look at a good archival strategy for saving relevant press. Guest post by Simon ...

The Data-Driven Future Of Media and Entertainment [Sergey Bludov]

The Data-Driven Future Of Media and Entertainment [Sergey Bludov]

It is by now an accepted fact that the future of the music business, media, and entertainment will likely be data driven, but what the exact implications of this may be for creative industries is, as yet, unclear. In this piece we look at how music, film & TV, and small data could be affected. Guest ...

Video: Dave Brubeck, 1971

Video: Dave Brubeck, 1971

I've been on a bit of a Dave Brubeck jag ever since architect and pal Bev Thorne died last week. Yesterday, I came across this splendid newly surfaced video of the Dave Brubeck Quartet, featuring Paul Desmond, with Gerry Mulligan, the Charles Mingus Quartet and Jimmy Smith at the 1971 Newport Jazz Festival in Doelen, Rotterdam, ...


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