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  • Blue Like Jazz - Classmate insults Don

    Type: Video | Date: Friday, Apr 6, 2012

    A Classmate insults Don (Marshall Allman) in this clip from 'Blue Like Jazz'
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    Arcade Fire, Springsteen, Vampire Weekend and Clapton headline 2014 Jazz Fest

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014

    Christina Aguilera, Foster the People also on New Orleans bill
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    Famed jazz musician Donald Byrd confirmed dead at 80

    Type: Article | Date: Monday, Feb 11, 2013

    Trumpeters passed last week
  • Oklahoma City Thunder at Utah Jazz

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, Feb 10, 2012

    Location: Energy Solutions Arena, Salt Lake City, UT

    Oklahoma City Thunder at Utah Jazz

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    Montreaux Jazz Festival founder Claude Nobs dies after skiing accident

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jan 10, 2013

    Passionate industry figurehead passes in Geneva at 76
  • Los Angeles Clippers at Utah Jazz

    Type: Event | Date: Wednesday, Feb 1, 2012

    Location: Energy Solutions Arena, Salt Lake City, UT

    Los Angeles Clippers at Utah Jazz

  • Cambridge University Jazz / Various - Cambridge University Jazz

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 22, 2009

    Cambridge University Jazz / Various - Cambridge University Jazz
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    Jazz mainstay Sam Rivers dies at 88

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Dec 29, 2011

    Flutist, saxophonist and composer passed from pneumonia
  • The Jazz Singer - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Dec 1, 2009

    Pop singer Neil Diamond stars in this ill-begotten second remake of Al Jolson's seminal 1927 musical The Jazz Singer. The moth-eaten story concerns a cantor's son who desires success as a pop singer, despite the wishes of his imperious father. The film takes place in the present day with Yussel Rabinowitz (Neil Diamond) playing a young (though middle-aged looking) cantor performing at the synagogue of his father (Laurence Olivier). Yussel is married and has settled down to a life of religious devotion to the teaching of his fath. But on the side, he writes songs for a black singing group, and when a member of the quartet takes ill, Yussel covers for him at one of their gigs by wearing blackface! The nightclub engagement is such a success that Yussel abandons his family -- and his father's synagogue -- and leaves his New York home for Los Angeles, hoping to break into the music business. Almost immediately he is spotted by spunky agent Molly Bell (Lucie Arnaz), who books him as an opening act for a touring comic. Yussel hits it big, but his father resents Yussel's forsaking their traditional Jewish ways. His father disowns him, rending his garments and bellowing, "I hef no son!" ~ Paul Brenner, All Movie Guide
  • Ornette Coleman - Free Jazz

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Nov 10, 2009

    Ornette Coleman - Free Jazz