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Chicago: Saturday in the Park (Live in 1973)

Released in 1972, Chicago's hit "Saturday in the Park" still warms the cockles of our collective hearts to this day. Robert Lamm wrote the song after a stroll through Manhattan's Central Park on the 4th of July, inspired by the vibrant celebrations taking place throughout there. Bottling the …

Jewel covers Backstreet Boys' 'I Want It That Way'

Jewel and Backstreet Boys really only have one thing in common: their massive success in the ’90s. Her smash hit “Hands” climbed the charts in 1999, …

Hear David Bowie’s Rare, Original ‘Holy Holy’ From 1971

David Bowie will kick off a series of box sets later this year with the 10-album <i>Five Years: 1969 – 1973</i>, which includes a two-disc compilation of …

Can you feel the ‪cool‬ in this vintage photo of ‪‎jazz‬ cats Brian Lynch, Art Blakey and Geoffrey Keezer at a 1990 recording session in…

Can you feel the ‪cool‬ in this vintage photo of ‪‎jazz‬ cats Brian Lynch, Art Blakey and Geoffrey Keezer at a 1990 recording session in NYC? Lynch is artistic director of ‪#‎LatinOnLex‬ which starts Thursday!

Duke Ellington Ellington at Berlin Philharmonic

Jazz on the Tube<p>The Internet's jazz video search engine<p><b>Ellington at Berlin Philharmonic</b><p><b>Duke Ellington Orchestra</b><p>Subscribe to Jazz on the Tube<p><b>Berlin,</b> …

Ella Fitzgerald Sings ‘Summertime’ by George Gershwin, Berlin 1968

Here's a beautiful performance by Ella Fitzgerald of "Summertime," the famous lullaby from the 1935 George Gershwin opera <i>Porgy and Bess</i>. The lyrics …

Keith Jarrett: Keith Jarrett: Creation

Support All About Jazz and Jazz Near You!<p>If you shop at any of the stores below, please initiate your purchase from All About Jazz. When you do, All …

Miles Davis Opens for Neil Young and “That Sorry-Ass Cat” Steve Miller at The Fillmore East (1970)

The story, the many stories, of Miles Davis as an opening act for several rock bands in the 1970s make for fascinating reading. Before he blew the …

Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth review – a celebration of a true original

A revealing ‘meditation’ on Billie Holiday celebrates her originality as an artist rather than dwelling on her private life<p>In her centenary year, Billie Holiday remains defined by tragedy; a dazzling talent whose early life was blighted by poverty, and whose years of celebrity were scarred by …

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Seeing Ornette Coleman

The most radical artistic innovations often seem deceptively simple in retrospect—more a recognition of a universal truth than the discovery of something new. To paint shape and color rather than image. To give as much weight to a word’s sound as to its meaning. To recognize the music inherent in …

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