Harry Belafonte, the singer, actor and civil rights activist who broke down racial barriers, has died aged 96. As well as performing global hits such as Day-O (The Banana Boat […]
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There are certain works of art with which I wish I could have a conversation, so that I might express my gratitude for them. I … Read More “Sun Ra […]
What: Lionel Richie Back to Las Vegas! When: January 14, 15 & 18 Where: Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas Click the banner below to get tickets. The post Lionel Richie “Back to […]
With 2020’s Swirling, the Sun Ra Arkestra—forever dedicated to the boundary-expanding Saturn-al jazz and future-life theories of the late Sun Ra—hung up a back-in-business sign for … Read More “Sun Ra […]
(Omni Sound) The 98-year-old Arkestra vet Allen keeps the Ra flame burning with tranquil, semi-free jazz passages featuring kora, piano and his own abrasive sax. Even Chopin gets a look-in […]
After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival will return to Birmingham’s Historic 4th Avenue Business District. Read Shauna Stuart’s full story.