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Jazz singer's affinity for Augusta brings him back to city, friends

For jazz singer A. London Arrington, being the first artist with trombonist Wycliffe...That's the main drag." A JAZZY EVENING WHAT: Augusta After Dark with jazz singer A. London Arrington WHERE: Club Malibu, 1511 North Leg Road WHEN...
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TORONTO -- Jazz singer Diana Krall has tied the knot with her beau of one year, Elvis secrecy. Krall grew up outside Vancouver. The 39-year-old jazz singer and Costello, 49, live in New York and have a home on Vancouver...
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Album gives fans chance to hear Neil Diamond without pretense

...this is the man who channeled his inner Jolson for The Jazz Singer and sang the praises of E.T. in Heartlight. But the...swing of I'm On to You allows Mr. Diamond to become a jazz singer, and the blues of What's It Gonna Be use succinct...
Music By Turner: Juber will share Grammy-winning talent with guitar

...Indigo Sky.In the mid-'70s, Juber was a London-based session musician who had worked with the legendary English jazz singer Cleo Laine. The producer of that recording was none other than Sir George Martin, the man who had worked with the...
Tune in to Sinatra, Chicago, more with Augusta Amusements show series Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion.Rounding out the schedule for the year is Grammy Award-winning jazz singer Diane Schuur on April 4.For more information, visit or call (706) 726-0366.
Augusta Blues Festival is homecoming for Millie Jackson

...born.The club was Palm Cafe in Brooklyn. The bandleader was legendary saxophonist Lester Young, forever noted as jazz singer Billie Holiday's musical mentor. "Yes, I, too, sang with Lester Young," quipped Jackson.Hits including Hurt...
Jazz singer-pianist offers something old, something new

NEW YORK -- Peter Cincotti may love Paris, but as the Rodgers and Hart standard goes, he'll have Manhattan.
CD shows jazz singer has learned some lessons

Sometimes the most interesting releases are not artists' finest work, the pinnacle of their recording careers. Instead, it's the releases that capture them in the the process of learning to be the performers they will become that fire the imagination. It's a funny thing, because for every Sgt. Pepper fan, there's a music fan ready and willing to wax poetic about Revolver.
Norah Jones takes her group, the Little Willies, out of hiding a double life, and trying hard to shield it from public view. In the late-night hours, the smoky-voiced jazz singer and her friends would go out to one of the city's intimate music clubs and - in front of an audience no less - get...
Genre-bending Lizz Wright has stellar "jazz" album

...Become rich? Is stardom on the horizon? Yet Verve Records President Ron Goldstein was taken aback by the question jazz singer-songwriter Lizz Wright asked him. "She kept saying to me, 'Ron, I don't want the business to change me - Ron...