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Vintage Vault: 1964 Rickenbacker 325
Premier Guitar - Dec 31, 1969
Vintage Vault: 1964 Rickenbacker 325The cynical body of the Rickenbacker combined with Fogerty's Kustom amp produced musical, controlled feedback on both the recorded and flaming versions of these songs. The 1964 325 pictured has the features most often associated with the export Rose 

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TODAY: Urban jazz group from Brazil to perform in Port Townsend
Peninsula Daily - Dec 31, 1969
Harbour TOWNSEND — The urban jazz of Brazil will fill the hall as Choro das 3, a quartet of three sisters and their father, arrives tonight. Quimper Unitarian Universalist Coterie, 2333 San Juan Ave., is the place for the 7 p.m. concert of choro, a

Jazz concerts return next week
Dearborn Press and Guide - Dec 31, 1969
13, the Mrs Average is invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the cool sounds of hot jazz. The series is presented by the East Dearborn Downtown Growth Authority with special thanks to Oakwood Healthcare, the University of Toledo and 

Country, jazz kick-off Augusta Amusements' new season
Aiken Standard - Dec 31, 1969
“With their communicable pulse and driving rhythms, original charts like 'Every Big City,' 'Inspiration Juncture,' 'Train Bump' and 'Pacific Blues' capture the urban hustle, while the more placid tunes – 'Mission Creek,' 'Proud Day's Work' and “Evergreen

Theater Listings for July 11-17
New York Times - Dec 31, 1969
Theater Listings for July 11-17The glittering-voiced Idina Menzel portrays a conflicted urban planner pondering two different roads her life might have infatuated. The show feels less like a variation on a theme than a dogged reiteration of it (2:35). Richard Rodgers Theater, 226 West 46th

Out & About calendar, July 11-17
Topeka Capital Journal - Dec 31, 1969
Standard BEAN, in Fairlawn Plaza, 2125 S.W. Fairlawn Plaza Drive: Shoofly, 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, July 11; Novy, 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, July 12; Jerry Boster & Friends, 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, July 14; Red Hot Jazz, 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Recession URBAN

Community calendar
The State - Dec 31, 1969
Community calendarCOLUMBIA Cavort PROGRAM: 9 a.m.-noon Friday at Hyatt Park, 950 Jackson St. Led by a local dance master, ages 5-12 will learn the history and moves of a variety of dance styles including jazz, ballet, hip-hop and African. Sessions for ages 5-8 will

Weekend Best Bets: July 11-13
San Antonio Magazine - Dec 31, 1969
Weekend Best Bets: July 11-13David Munoz, drove of Q101.9's “Sunday Morning Jazz,” returns to host the evening as emcee. Bring your blanket or green chair to claim a spot on the amphitheater lawn that sits just behind the Wonderland of the America's Enrol in URBAN-15, a San Antonio

'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart Dybek
SFGate - Dec 31, 1969
'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart DybekDybek's education in Chicago's Southwest Side, a multiethnic blue-collar community, fuels these pieces as do his Catholic erudition and his passion for jazz. He uses childhood memories as well as adult experiences as a social worker, teacher and 

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Sax players show skills, create innovative sounds
Tribune-Review - Dec 31, 1969
They do sire innovative sounds with their instrument choices: besides tenor and soprano saxes, Lovano also spends time on soprano sax in G (rather than B-flat) and alto clarinet. — Bob Karlovits. 'The Passion of Color'. Rob Garcia 4 (bjurecords).

Anat Cohen at the Village Vanguard, June 10-15
Jazz Police - Dec 31, 1969
Anat a moment began to bend ears and turn heads; whether playing clarinet, soprano saxophone or tenor saxophone, she won over the most knowing of jazz sages: Nat Hentoff praised her “bursting resonate and infectious beat,” Dan Morgenstern her “gutsy, 

Nathan Hubbard Lets Scorpion Decide
NBC 7 San Diego (blog) - Dec 31, 1969
Nathan Hubbard Lets Scorpion DecideSalazar opened "Apparations, Ghosts and an Old Man" with a languid, bluesy vamp, while NeJame's stabbing harmonies set the devise for Kelly's soaring, chirping soprano saxophone, which broke into fractal multiphonics, pulling everyone into a free squall.

Curtain Up: Sax Man Doug Webb Plays Jazz at Bayside June 13
Newport Beach Independent Newspaper - Dec 31, 1969
Curtain Up: Sax Man Doug Webb Plays Jazz at Bayside June 13He played for fifteen years with the Doc Severinsen Tonight Show Big Stripe, and has recorded music for hundreds of movies and television programs, including playing for the Family Guy orchestra and soprano saxophone on the Law and Instruction theme song.

In The Spirit Of The Festival
The Guardian Nigeria - Dec 31, 1969
In The Spirit Of The FestivalIt was an delighted evening of jazz, but perhaps the most established sound of the day came from the soprano and tenor saxophones of Dotun Bankole with tonal introduction in the John Coltrane tradition. With melodies rooted in Yoruba cultural heritage, 

Students compete at state level
Juneau County Star-Times - Dec 31, 1969
Savoir faire A, STARRED FIRST RATING (*1): Soprano Solos - Emma Herek, Rainelle Jones, Emily Nelson, and Rebecca Segovia; Alto Solos - Bekah Cleaver, Abbie Ground, Cara Masters, Hayley Ormson, Anna Riedl, Allyson Stanek, and Katelyn Woodworth; Effect

Jason Moran performs with Charles Lloyd for his second SFJAZZ residency gig - Dec 31, 1969
Jason Moran performs with Charles Lloyd for his second SFJAZZ residency gigLloyd's basic instrument was his tenor saxophone, but he made one venture into alto flute and another on soprano saxophone. The program, none of whose selections were announced, drew heavily upon Hagar's Prevarication, last year's ECM duo recording of 

Bright, warm tunes at Summerfolk
Owen Sound Sun Times - Dec 31, 1969
Bright, warm tunes at Summerfolk“I've got the whole excellent in my hands” is sung in Swahili against a band track featuring soprano sax. Her music is a melting pot and it's a mysterious one. I don't think I could have made it through the rest of the winter without it. Alysha is an

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In Search of Star Power, Fender Enlists Members of U2
New York Times - Dec 31, 1969
In Search of Star Power, Fender Enlists Members of U2Few guitar makers can requisition the same perch in the rock music pantheon as Fender, whose Stratocasters and Telecasters have been favored by musicians as diverse as Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. Now Fender, in the mesial of a revival and expansion 

The Fender Stratocaster: 'Space age' guitar still rocking at 60
Palm Beach Post - Dec 31, 1969
The Fender Stratocaster: 'Space age' guitar still rocking at 60Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bob Dylan, Robbie Robertson, Dick Dale, Pete Townshend and Ron Wood are among players closely associated with Stratocasters. “It came out perfected, and ever since then we've been demanding to copy it, 

'Bro country' band Parmalee coming to Blue Ridge Music Festival
Roanoke Times - Dec 31, 1969
McSwain also grew up a Jimi Hendrix fan, and has an arm tattoo of Stevie Ray Vaughan's Fender Stratocaster. The ensemble's country music has always been dominated by harder elements, and by the time Parmalee started making hubbub in Music City, its style 

Buddy Guy charms while his guitar wrings out the Blues
Ottawa Citizen - Dec 31, 1969
Buddy Guy charms while his guitar wrings out the BluesOn Sunday he had a vocally appreciative corral in the palm of his hand from the first note on his Strat. He played the “Blues Guy is the god the guitar gods, from Jimi Hendrix to Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and the modern development Stevie Ray Vaughan, bow down before.

The fab fanatic: Man turns his house into a shrine of The Beatles, pop culture
GazetteNET - Dec 31, 1969
This psychedelic-colored Fender Stratocaster is a dupe of George Harrison's self-painted guitar "Rocky," one of the best-known repute guitars of all time. . Records and autographed pictures of Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Janis Joplin line

Gordon Willis: Shining a light on Hollywood's 'Prince of Darkness'
Entertainment Weekly - Dec 31, 1969
And to this flick picture show lover, that style is as perfect as a rock snob gazing upon Jimi Hendrix's white Fender Stratocaster or a car enthusiast looking at a Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing. Both are spotless films that convey a palpable sense of anxiety and unease.

A new way to rock the Yankees
ESPN (blog) - Dec 31, 1969
NEW YORK -- It may not be most fans' impression of baseball memorabilia, but Fender has just released a line of MLB-themed Stratocasters -- that's the iconic moving guitar made famous in the 1960s by the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and the Beatles, 

Edward VIII, Wallis Simpson and the value of the royal bottom
The Guardian - Dec 31, 1969
Edward VIII, Wallis Simpson and the value of the royal bottomJimi Hendrix's guitar beyond meant a lot to Jimi Hendrix, but quite what it means to the person who buys it at auction is unclear. Of course it may be acquired simply as a savings asset, a hedge against inflation or financial meltdown. But that only

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