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The 10 Jazziest Quotes From Kerouac’s “On The Road” – Published 60 Years Ago Today

On this day 60 years ago, On the Road by Jack Kerouac was first published. Based on the travels of Kerouac and his friends across the...

Homeless Jazz Singer And Her Parrot Are Inseparable Songbirds

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mWvZVrNfs60&w=560&h=315]   For a time, homelessness may have kept them from sharing the same nest, but these two songbirds have built a bond that’s totally unbreakable. In exchange...

Jazz Greats Converge on Hospital to Play Happy Birthday for 94-yo ‘Maestro’

In December, Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra trekked for four hours from Fayetteville, Arkansas to surprise the great trumpet player...

7-year-old In Bare Feet Owns Any Stage When She Sing Jazz (Video)

She was seven years old in March when she performed in her first audition on Norway´s got talent. Since then, Angelina Jordan has been asked...
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Tribute to Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck (1920-2012)

Jazz pianist and composer Dave Brubeck died Wednesday -- a day before his ninety-second birthday. He was best known for his 1959 album "Time...
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Dr. John Gets Hometown Hero’s Welcome at New Orleans Jazz Fest With Springsteen on Guitar

Hometown hero Dr. John helped close out the first weekend of the New Orleans Jazz Fest on Sunday by jumping on piano during Bruce...
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Free McCartney Concert on iTunes Tonight: New Renditions of Old Jazz Standards

Paul McCartney will perform selections from his new album Kisses on the Bottom in a live video streaming concert tonight, with downloads of the...
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US Tech Boom Fuels Surge in Jobs, Jazzier Perks

The tech sector is fueling a job boom that stands in stark contrast to the malaise of the general job market. Competition for cloud computing...
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Renewal in Kansas City Jazz Scene Encouraging

Much as prognosticators claim to see green shoots in the nation’s struggling economy, Kansas City’s jazz scene demonstrated encouraging signs of renewed vigor after...
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Congress Honors the Jazz Voice Behind the Iron Curtain

Today is "Willis Conover Day" by congressional proclamation honoring the legendary Voice of America  jazz program host who introduced America's musicians to...
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Annual Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans Emotional Homecoming

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival gets under way this weekend, the first since Hurricane Katrina, with more headliners and more emotion...

Mira este Emocionado Padre Cautivar a un Ganado con su Serenata en Saxofón en Este Video Viral

Mis padres son tan ocurrentes que manejaron hasta las afueras para que mi papá pudiese tocar la canción que ha estado aprendiendo en el...

Watch Excited Dad Captivate His Cow Herd With Saxophone Serenade in New Viral Video

People are amooosed over this new video of a delighted dad playing George Michael and Stevie Wonder songs for his cows on the saxophone.

Good News in History, June 30

155 years ago, Yosemite Valley was granted to the state of California for “public use, resort and recreation” by a decree signed by President...

Good News in History, June 9

On this day 110 years ago, Alice Ramsey, a 22-year-old mom from Hackensack, New Jersey, began a journey that led to her becoming the...

Good News in History, June 2

75 years ago today, composer Marvin Hamlisch, who is one of only two people to have ever won the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony...

Good News in History, May 26

20 years ago today, the Manchester United Football Club completed an unprecedented Treble—a triple-trophy year, winning the English Premier League, the FA Cup, and...

Happy National Wine Day! Survey Explains What Drinking Red vs. White Says About Your Personality

If you prefer a specific kind of wine over another, it might say something interesting about your personality.

Good News in History, May 25

50 years ago today, Midnight Cowboy premiered in theaters, starring Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman. Released to critical acclaim it won a plethora of...

Good News in History, May 7

100 years ago today, Eva Perón, the First Lady of Argentina beloved by millions as a champion of the poor, was born. Impoverished as...