Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*KC Jazz Lark assesses the prospects of the Broadway Jazz Club.
*The seasonal song Mark Lowrey and Herman Mehari contributed to a Midwestern Music Foundation campaign was documented on video.
*Crosscurrent previews a January 23 date at the Blue Room.
*The Pitch highlights an upcoming performance by Brett Jackson at Take Five Coffee.
*A critic calls a selection on Bobby Watson's Check Cashing Day "endlessly fascinating" in a review of the album.
*Dean Minderman of St. Louis Jazz Notes published a handy "Best Jazz of 2013" compendium of lists.
*A television station reported on an odd incident at Take Five Coffee.
*Tweet o' the Week: Brian Baggett- @theprojecth I'm done calling clubs. I'm just going to practice and wait for them to call me and/or play sideman gigs. Focus on the music.
*The Kansas City Jazz Calendar has been updated.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)