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Show #116: A Tribe Called Quest’s The Low End Theory

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Easily one of hip hop’s defining albums, The Low End Theory is A Tribe Called Quest’s masterpiece, blending intelligent lyrics, otherworldly flow and stripped down beats into a sublime listening experience. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound (Acoustic)” – The Gaslight Anthem – The B-Sides “Excursions” – A Tribe Called Quest – The Low … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-07-24

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  . 24 JULY (FRI)     5:30PM FREE   HUBB’S GROOVE EUCLID BEACH, 15 WASHINGTON, CLEVELAND 216‑635‑3200 www.clevelandmetroparks.com   25 JUNE (SAT)     1PM FREE   HEIGHTS JAZZ GROUP COVENTRY OUTDOOR COURTYARD, 2785 EUCLID HTS, CLEVELAND HTS facebook   25 JUNE (SAT)     FREE 3:55PM   “FAMILY … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-07-17

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  . 17 JULY (FRI)    7PMFREE   LATIN JAZZ MUSIC CAMP CONCERT: BOBBY SANABRIA(DRUMS)CLEVELAND INSTITUTE OF MUSIC, 11021 EAST BLVD 440‑572‑2048 www.robertoocasiofoundation.org   17 JULY (FRI)    8PMADMISSION   CHRIS GREENE(SAX) QUARTET: DAMIAN ESPINOSA(KEYBOARDS), MARC PIANE(BASS), STEVE CORLEY(DRUMS)BOP STOP @ THE MUSIC SETTLEMENT, 2920 DETROIT, CLEVELAND 216‑421‑5806 www.facebook.com/bopstop   … Continued

Show #115: Go’on Gunslinger’s Go’on Gunslinger

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The’ 59 Sound is proud to debut Go’on Gunslinger’s debut EP; an exhilarating mix of outlaw rock and roll attitude. This show precedes the group’s CD Release Extravaganza at The Bevy inbirdtown on July 17 with Cadaver Dogs, HowAboutNo and American Gentlemen. This show not only also features and interview with the band, but a … Continued

Show #114: T. Rex’s The Slider

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One of the best glam rock records ever made, T. Rex’s The Slider builds on the winning formula Marc Bolan established with Electric Warrior, flawlessly fusing strings, guitar boogie and unforgettable pop melodies. Released on Reprise Records in 1972, this is one of my all time favorite recordings. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” … Continued

7/15/15 Lyrical Translations

Posted on in Loose Marbles

Scattering Light, Scattering Flowers (Japanese) Traveling priest – waki: Coming through the clouds, coming across the seas and over the mountains, I live night after night on a journey with the grass as my pillow. I am a traveling Buddhist monk. This evening again, I come for temporary lodging in the moonlight at this deserted, ruined … Continued

Submission Deadline for Studio-A-Rama Bands EXTENDED

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WRUW is now accepting submissions from local and regional bands and musicians who wish to play the 34th annual Studio-A-Rama to be held in early September 2015. The deadline to submit has been extended to July 19, 2015. Seven to nine bands will be chosen to share the stage with a national headliner. Recent headliners have included Bleached, … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-07-10

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  Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   10 JULY (FRI)     NOON FREE   LAURA VARCHO(VOCAL) FRENCH CREEK NATURE CENTER, 4530 COLORADO, SHEFFIELD VILLAGE 440‑933‑7747 www.tncarts.org   10 JULY (FRI)     FREE 3PM 4:20PM 5:10PM 6:10PM 6:40PM 7:45PM 8:45PM 9:50PM 10:10PM 11:15PM TRI-C JAZZFEST CLEVELAND OUTDOOR STAGE: JAZZFEST SUMMER CAMP M4 … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-07-03

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   THRU 10 JULY (FRI)     9AM ADMISSION   “TRI-C JAZZFEST SUMMER MUSIC CAMP” (AGES 12-18) TOMMY LIPUMA CENTER FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS, 2809 WOODLAND, CLEVELAND 216‑987‑4256 www.tri-c.edu/jazzfest (TRI-C JAZZFEST CLEVELAND)   3 JULY (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   PACKARD BIG BAND, HELEN WELCH(VOCAL) PACKARD MUSIC … Continued