Jazz Reveiw 7-5

HARDCASTLE 5 CONTINUES THE TRADITION

The Wharton Center Presents: San Francisco Jazz Collective

Date/ Time: Wednesday, March 12, 2008   at 7:30pm Cobb Great Hall
Tickets:  $33, $28, $23
Box Office:  www.whartoncenter.com
517.432.2000 or 1.800.WHARTON

Jazz Sensation Coming to the Cadillac Club

     LANSING, MI —  Promoter Danny McDaniel is bringing Brian O’Neal to the Cadillac Club on February 29, 2008 at 9:00 p.m.  This will be an extraordinary opportunity to see jazz at its best.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Set to Perform at the Wharton Center

EAST LANSING, MI- -The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is a world renowned dance organization which has grown in leaps and bounds from the now fabled first performance at the 92nd Street Young Men’s Hebrew Association in New York in March 1958.

EVEL KNIEVEL DIES DAYS AFTER KANYE TRUCE: Daredevil passes at age 69

Legendary daredevil Evel Knievel died on November 30, 2007  just days after announcing his meeting with Kanye West that led to a settlement over the rapper’s video for "Touch the Sky."

The New Citizens Press Q & A: Soulja Boy Tell’em

 

17-year-old DeAndre Way – AKA Soulja Boy Tell’em – utilized internet marketing to make his production and raps a must-have by music consumers. With tens-of-millions of people visiting his website and Myspace page, his single “Crack That” became a #1 hit, and one of the most popular singles of 2007. Signed to Collipark Music/Interscope Records, Soulja Boy Tell’em’s career, like his website, could remain popular for years to come.

Jazz Reveiw 6-20

  In my humble opinion, "R n R", released by Rick Braun and Richard Elliot on August 28, 2007, on the Artizen Records label, is the best smooth jazz CD of the year.

Jazz Reveiw 6-19

BRIAN O’NEAL’S “DAISY” IS IN FULL BLOOM

Jazz Reveiw 6-18

I first became acquainted with Marcus Johnson’s music with his release of a CD entitled “Just Doing What I Do” in 2004, and I immediately fell in love with it.  “Just Doing What I Do” was an excellent CD, and it was good enough to make me want to search for more of Johnson’s music.

Jazz Reveiw 6-16

RANDY SCOTT READY TO “BREATHE” BIG TIME