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Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-06-05

Posted on in Down by the Cuyahoga

Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   5 JUNE (FRI)     5PM ADMISSION   MIX: RED BARAAT CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART, 11150 EAST BLVD, CLEVELAND 216‑421‑7340 www.clevelandart.org (TRI-C JAZZFEST CLEVELAND)   5 JUNE (FRI)     7PM FREE “JAZZ UNDER THE STARS”: BOBBY SELVAGGIO(SAX) UPTOWN PARK, MEDINA 330‑722‑2541 www.ormaco.org (OHIO REGIONAL MUSIC ARTS … Continued

Show #112: Captain Beyond’s Captain Beyond

Posted on in The 59 Sound

Released on Capricorn Records in 1972, Captain Beyond one of that decades best forgotten hard rock albums, bringing together members of Deep Purple and Iron Butterfly in a supergroup that blend space rock, metal and jazz into a dizzying array of multi song mini-suites. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight … Continued

New Music: Shopping out of FatCat

Posted on in Shocking Females in Trousers

http://www.fat-cat.co.uk/site/artists/shopping Shopping are propulsive bass lines, primitive disco-not-disco drums and guitar lines sharp as broken glass. The band was formed in 2012 by members Rachel Aggs (guitar), Billy Easter (bass) and Andrew Milk (drums), who’ve all done time in a plethora of notable UK DIY bands including Trash Kit and Wet Dog. They pull from … Continued

Seeking Local Musicians to Play 34th Annual Studio-A-Rama Fest

Posted on in WRUW

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 is July 12, 2015. Seven to nine bands will be chosen to share the stage with a national headliner. Recent headliners have included Bleached, … Continued

Show #111: The Smashing Pumpkins’ Siamese Dream

Posted on in The 59 Sound

Released in 1993, The Smashing Pumpkin’s Siamese Dream is one of the defining alternative albums of the 90s, melding influences from shoegaze, metal and punk into a sonic attack that many have tried to imitate and few have perfected. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem – The … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-05-29

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   29 MAY (FRI)     8:15PM ADMISSION   “THE AMERICAN SONGBOOK STORY”: MICHAEL SHIRTZ(PIANO) HOOVER AUDITORIUM, LAKESIDE 866‑952‑5374 www.lakesideohio.com   30 MAY (SAT)     FREE 9AM 11AM NOON 1PM 2:15PM 4:30PM 7PM 8PM BRICK STREET ART & JAZZ FESTIVAL: MCKINLEY HS JAZZ BAND MINERVA HS JAZZ … Continued

Show #110: Seafair’s The Querencia

Posted on in The 59 Sound

Premiering on The ’59 Sound almost a week before its public release, The Querencia is Seafair’s self-released, debut record; a glorious melding of elements of classical, rock and indie pop that has to be heard to be believed. After the album, Andrea, Josh, Mike and Tara joined me in studio for an interview about their … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-05-22

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send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com 22 MAY (FRI)     7PM ADMISSION   “CELEBRATING WOMEN IN JAZZ AND SONG”: STRAIGHT AHEAD QUARTET AKRON URBAN LEAGUE, 440 VERNON ODOM, AKRON 330‑618‑3911   22 MAY (FRI)     8,10PM ADMISSION   LARRY CORYELL(GUITAR)/DAVID GARFIELD(PIANO) QUINTET: JIM STEVENS(SAX), JOHN KING(BASS), JAMES JOHNSON(DRUMS) NIGHTTOWN, 12387 CEDAR, CLEVELAND HTS … Continued