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Interview with Indie Jazz Artist Halie Loren

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Halie Loren and All That Jazz 

Interview by Ron Hamilton | Music and Culture | Friday, December 15, 2017

Indie Jazz Artist Halie Loren has been around for years, charting her own course as an unsigned musician writing and recording beautiful melodies with smooth, classical rhythms- characterizing her unique style and passion for both life and song. …

"Retro-Pop-Soul" Artist Andra Day

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Recording Artist Andra Day Headlines Thurgood Marshall College Fund's 27th Annual Awards Gala: "Developing Minds...Delivering Dreams"
by VERGE Staff | Music and Culture | Monday, November 16, 2015


Warner Bros. recording artist Andra Day will kick-off the Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF) 27th Annual Awards Gala on Monday, November 16, 2015 at the Washington Hilton.  

Celebrating Jazz Legends

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Smithsonian's National Museum of American History Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month
by VERGE Staff | Music and Culture | Tuesday, April 14, 2015


April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History launched the celebration with a special announcement of the LeRoy Neiman Foundation's donation of a $2.5 million endowment towards the expansion of jazz programming.

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Gospel Great Mavis Staples Featured
in Chicago's Ultimate Summer Music Guide
by VERGE Staff | Music and Culture | Friday, June 20, 2014


The July issue of Chicago magazine features a dozen pages of everything Chicagoans and music lovers planning a trip to ‘The Big Onion’ need to know, hear, and see during the city's most exciting music season, including critics' picks of the best shows in every genre. 


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 On the Celebrity Scene