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musicWhy do pop singers keep releasing jazz albums?
There’s a lesson to be learned from the bevy of outsiders, usually pop musicians, who have tried their hands at releasing jazz records, and it’s a simple one: Not everyone is Lady Gaga. In fact, if you ask jazz historian Ted Gioia, author of Jazz Standards …
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K-pop singers
Korea’s entertainment culture succeeded beyond the national border due to young fans’ ability to access the internet. Youtube and other social networking sites attributed to KPop’s fast-gaining popularity across Asia, Europe, and America.
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J-pop singers, manga feature heavily at Japan Weekend in Bangkok
BANGKOK – Hoping to boost Thai people’s interest in visiting Japan, events to promote Japanese culture and tourism took place this weekend at various places around Bangkok. The Japan Weekend events, organized by the Japan External Trade Organization …
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Latest Male Vocalists News

musicAnderson .Paak: Creating a Unique Voice Without Fingerprints
Paak: In “Suede” I was thinking, where do we want to stretch these vocals out, where do we want to keep them shorter, and where do we want to pause. I grew up in the church, man so that is my foundation and that’s why these things are coming out. When …

Party people, we’re coming to New Zealand
The Dutch four-piece went five times platinum in New Zealand, back in the days when people still bought CDs, with 1999’s The Party Album. The Rotterdam-based group consists of lead vocalist Kim Sasabone, vocalist Denise Post-Van Rijswijk and male …
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Carrie Underwood, Jimmy Webb, Glen Campbell, Keith Urban and more to receive
His remarkable achievements include ACM Awards in the categories of New Male Vocalist (2000), Male Vocalist (2004, 2005) and Album (2004, for “Be Here”). An extraordinary guitarist and an exceptional team player, Urban also shared wins for Vocal Event …


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musicPLAN YOUR WEEKEND: 3 cool events in Delaware from March 18-20
1. Ireland’s Celtic Nights will blow into Wilmington to paint the town green with rich, melodic tunes. The cast of three male vocalists and three female singers, six of Ireland’s most talented and coveted international dancers, along with fine …
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Final dates set for all music disciplines at Battlefords Music Festival
In the area of promising performers, there is a general award of $ 100, awards of $ 100 and $ 150 for juniors, $ 100 and $ 500 for seniors, two awards of $ 150 for promising male vocalists, $ 100 for a promising performer of Canadian music, $ 100 for a sacred …
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Wild Rose events
Collin Raye continues to crank out soulful material with the honesty and richness that is signature to his vocals alone. With 24 top ten records, 16 No. 1 hits, and 10 time male vocalist of the year nominations (5 CMA and 5 ACM); Raye remains a fixture …
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UTRGV vocalists land a first place, valuable experience, at regional music

musicUTRGV vocalists land a first place, valuable experience, at regional music
He competed against more than 100 male singers through three rounds of competition in classical vocal repertory. “It is extremely rare for a student to repeat as winner, and underscores Carlos’ outstanding talent and work ethic,” said Dr. David Sadlier …
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Freddie Mercury A Cappella Vocal Track On Queen’s ‘We Are The Champions
The late Freddie Mercury of classic rock group Queen is considered one of the greatest male vocalists in the history of rock and roll music. Now, thanks to voice isolation technology, listeners can hear his vocals a cappella on one of the group’s …
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Pilgrim Festival Chorus auditions
PFC is an auditioned singing group for male and female vocalists of all skill levels, dedicated to the performance of choral music from many genres. With about 80 current members, the group is particularly seeking men’s voices this season, especially …
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musicArch Enemy Discusses Success In Changing Vocalists
Michael Amott from Arch Enemy sat down for an interview at the Graspop Metal Meeting in Belgium, in which he discussed the band’s success in changing vocalists from the iconic Angela Gossow to Alissa White-Gluz (in addition to changing from Johan Liiva …
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Eyes on the prize: Vocalists, MSO to perform songs from Tony-winning shows
Doug LaBrecque, an actor and singer with experience on Broadway, will team up with Tony-nominated performer Christiane Noll and the Missouri Symphony Orchestra for “And the Tony Goes To …” on Friday at the Missouri Theatre.
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Great American Songbook Academy draws in teen vocalists from Shreveport
Forty teen vocalists from 16 states will hone their skills focused on a music era spanning the 1920s to the 1960s, inspired by Broadway and Hollywood musicals. 16-year-old Leah Huber of Haughton hopes that by working shoulder to shoulder with Grammy …
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musicArtown reveals full 2015 schedule
… Broadway;” country vocal band Home Free; country star Clint Black; acoustic singer, songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter; multi-instramentalist sister-band Rising Appalachia; violinist Tim Snider; the Portland Cello Project; and retro-pop vocalists …
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WATCH: ‘Utterly sublime’ singing Bloxwich teen becomes internet sensation
The singer was so impressed that he invited the girls to sing alongside him at the concert that evening. Beth said: “When my friends start talking about bands and pop singers, I go ‘I don’t know what you’re talking about.’ “They’re thrilled by all the …

Murderland: Prelude To A KillPrelude To A Kill (2011)
I’ll tell you what happens, you get Los Angeles’s Murderland, a five-piece, horror pop-punk band. The way this band has mixed together these two sections of punk rock is that it has taken the instrumentation and vocals of fast-paced melodic punk (even …
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musicBroadway at the Cabaret – Top 5 Cabaret Picks for April 20-26 Featuring Lesli
Featuring a mix of NYC’s top vocalists from Broadway and cabaret, including Constantine Maroulis (Rock of Ages), Noah J. Ricketts (Beautiful), Michael Campayno (NBC’s The Sound of Music LIVE), Marissa Mulder (award-winning vocalist), Rachel Bay …
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‘American Idol XIV’ 2015 Recap: ‘Top 6 Perform: American Classics’ Episode
“This sucks, We’ve got two of the best vocalists, my best friend [Joey Cook] sitting over there. This whole thing is whack, but I’m going to shut up right now,” Quentin said in this episode. “Quentin, if it’s that whack, then you can always go home …
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Top Sydney vocalist kicks off Con’s Friday Jazz
ONE of the country’s leading jazz vocalists will help kick off the first Friday Jazz @ The Con series performance at the CQ Conservatorium of Music, Ooralea tomorrow from 6pm. Jacki Cooper will travel from Sydney to perform with CQUniversity band The …
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musicMark Foster (Foster The People) Featured on New Madeon Track “Nonsense
I wanted the album to start very vibrant and pop and end with a more contemplative tone. In making the record I both collaborated in the studio with some of my favourite musicians, and wrote and performed vocals on songs myself, two things I hadn’t …
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Legendary Female Vocalists Create Supergroup to Release Anthemic New
She enjoyed great success with “I Don’t Know If It’s Right,” “I’m In Love” and “Love Come Down” in the years that followed, all of which cemented her esteemed ranking among prominent pop, club and R&B vocalists. Evelyn “Champagne” King has amassed …
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Andrew Combs: All These Dreams
Employing current Nashville mainstays Jeremy Fetzer (guitar) and Spencer Cullum (pedal steel) of Steelism – themselves no strangers to vintage sounds – Combs and the duo are flanked by a host of string players and backing vocalists including Natalie …
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Butler vocalists to present spring concert

musicButler vocalists to present spring concert
Event highlights. 1 Butler Community College will host a vocal music concert Thursday and Friday from 7:30-9:30 p.m. A matinee performance will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday. 2 The theme, “Camera” is the second part of a three-part performance trilogy …
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Reunion Jazz Band plays Watchung on March 28
The Reunion Jazz Band, led by saxophonist Ed Finkel and featuring vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli, will perform at the Watchung Arts Center on March 28. Finkel, a resident of Watchung for nearly 30 years, played jazz saxophone with big bands in the 1950s …

Adamsville news
The choir is under the direction of Betty Ward and will feature 60 vocalists from various churches of the area. •New Hope Lutheran Church will have a Maundy Thursday Seder Meal at 6 p.m. A traditional Seder Meal will be served followed by a worship …
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musicPop music really is facile, repetitious and samey
Use backing vocalists: Researchers at the University of Southern California analysed thousands of hit records over the past 55 years and found that background vocals increase a song’s chances of hitting the top of the charts. Repeat, repeat: The USC …
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Billy Childs reimagines Laura Nyro’s music
Laura created that legacy of really dramatic songs and the blending of jazz and pop songwriting sensibilities.” In addition to Fleming, Childs’ intensely felt Nyro tribute album features such diverse singers as Alison Krauss, Rickie Lee Jones …
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Overby pursues ‘Higher Ground’ of world music
An average playlist may include artists as diverse as Senegalese pop singer Baba Maal, The Egyptian Orchestra, a cappella vocalists Chanticleer, jazz giant Duke Ellington or bluegrass banjo-picker Bela Fleck, all of whom Overby says have their roots in …
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