Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*A blogger reports that more than 5,000 people attended a R&B oldies concert in the Jazz District on Saturday on the same site that struggled to draw 500 people for jazz notables like Chick Corea at the American Jazz Museum’s ill-fated Kansas City Jazz & Heritage Festival last year.
*One of Pat Metheny’s appearances at the Newport Jazz Festival elicited an ecstatic review from a critic for Rolling Stone.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Fox 4 News- Six hurt in Jazz District shooting (story)
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)