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Lady Gaga sheds quirky image for jazz album with Tony Bennett

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, bridging a 60-year age gap to form one of music’s unlikeliest pairs, launched a jazz album on Monday that lets the pop diva put aside her wacky image to sing sweet harmonies … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga sheds quirky image for jazz album with Tony Bennett

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, bridging a 60-year age gap to form one of music’s unlikeliest pairs, launched a jazz album on Monday that lets the pop diva put aside her wacky image to sing sweet harmonies … Continue reading

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The Weekender: on Jaws and jazz in space

We've gone from the Flint Center to the Cretaceous period and back, and the world will never be the same. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was one of the most highly regarded painters of the Post Impressionist period. The Body Lautrec at … Continue reading

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Jazz pianist Cecil Taylor conned out of $500,000 prize: authorities

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jazz pianist Cecil Taylor was swindled out of a prize worth about $ 500,000 by a general contractor who befriended him while working on the house next door to Taylor’s in New York City, the prosecutor’s … Continue reading

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Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans’ oldest jazz musician, dies at 103

(Reuters) – Trumpeter Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans’ oldest jazz musician, died on Saturday days after his 103rd birthday, local media reported. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85- report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Jazz musician Horace Silver, a composer known for pioneering hard bop, has died, National Public Radio said on Wednesday. He was 85. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85- report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Jazz musician Horace Silver, a composer known for pioneering hard bop, has died, National Public Radio said on Wednesday. He was 85. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Jimmy Scott, angel-voiced jazz singer, dies at 88

(Reuters) – Jimmy Scott, a jazz singer whose soulful, androgynous voice won him the admiration of the likes of Ray Charles and Lou Reed before he found a wider audience later in life, has died at age 88, his wife … Continue reading

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Saint-Louis festival takes jazz back to African roots

SAINT-LOUIS Senegal (Reuters) – Once a lively French colonial trading port, the sleepy city of Saint-Louis in West Africa’s Senegal bursts into life for just a few days a year during the annual summer jazz festival. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Celgene, Jazz, And Risk-Reward In The Biotech Industry

Technology advances in medicine and biology are producing widespread benefit prospects for human health and longevity. For most people in advanced and even emerging societies, such developments are high on the priority list of disposable income allocations. That attracts both … Continue reading

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