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Jazz (Music Genre)

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  • The Hi-Fi Honeydrops bring a fresh energy to swing

    The Hi-Fi Honeydrops bring a fresh energy to swing
    Swing band the Hi-Fi Honeydrops doesn't buzz so much as it purrs, giving out with an undulating pure swing sound that's resolutely beholden to oft overlooked forebears as Eddie Lang, the Joe Venuti-Paul Whiteman guitarist who deeply influenced Django Reinhardt.
  • Carolyn Martin: A personal stake in Western swing

    Carolyn Martin: A personal stake in Western swing
    Nashville-based singer-guitarist Carolyn Martin is a die-hard tradition bearer, one dedicated to country music's wild little cousin, Western swing. While the jazz-informed style has largely fallen from favor in mainstream circles, Martin, who appears...

    Catherine Denise brings blues to Burbank stage

    Catherine Denise brings blues to Burbank stage
    Life in the blues jungle is demanding. It's a specific musical society with a well-defined culture and attitude and to thrive therein, a player must be ready to deliver the uncut goods. For Texas blues guitarist-singer Catherine Denise, a figure so...

    Metallica turns on the sound and cameras

    Metallica turns on the sound and cameras
    In “Metallica Through the Never,” which debuted last week in Burbank and opened wider in cinemas this weekend, the multi-platinum heavy-metal band has delivered less a traditional concert film than a music-driven feature. “We wanted...

    Susie Hansen Band spices up Latin music scene

    Susie Hansen Band spices up Latin music scene
    We've all heard it: When the going gets tough, the tough get going. The adage applies to music as much as anything. A case in point is violinist and bandleader Susie Hansen. “In the last five years,” she says from her Los Angeles home,...