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. 


 On the Celebrity Scene