Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes

*The site documenting Miles Bonny's recent European trip is simply amazing.

*David Basse's 1989 album Count On Me is being remastered. Read about it here. Don't miss the free download.

*Al-Andaluz is featured in Present.

*Does federal funding of the American Jazz Museum qualify as pork? A local television station poses the question.

*Kansas City, Kansas, soul great Marva Whitney wrote a new blog post.

*A student praises UMKC's music program. It's unclear why he refers to Bobby Watson as "the late great Bobby Watson" when he clearly understands the jazz educator is very much alive.

*Have a spare $75? A house party is being held for The American Jazz Museum at a private residence on Friday.

*Some jerk reviewed Norman Brown's Summer Storm concert at the newly renovated Midland at AMC.

(Original image by Plastic Sax.)

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