Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Bobby Watson will participate in a Community Stories event at the Black Archives on Thursday, June 30.
*The Pitch and The Kansas City Star recommend Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom show at the Blue Room.
*The Los Angeles Times catches up with Kansas City native Betty Bryant.
*A television station reported on a screening of a documentary titled “18th Street Lives.”
*KC Jazz Lark continues to promote the most recent issue of Jam magazine.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Joe Dimino- My new sounds: Former KC & Current NYC Jazz Bassist Craig Akin Plugs Neon Jazz on SoundCloud
*From a press release: Chris Hazelton clearly represents the next generation of Kansas City Jazz greats. He’s had the honor of honing his skills on the Hammond B-3 organ with mentoring by legendary musicians both on the local scene and in New York City… Be prepared to boogie down with one of the best! 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2016. Unity Temple on the Plaza. $7.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)