Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Jessie Riggins highlights a few forthcoming concerts in a spring survey for KC Metropolis.
*A handful of jazz-related entries are among a compilation of
best of 2017 lists from 20 KC music influencers.
*Dean Minderman of St. Louis Jazz Notes compiled dozens of “Best Jazz of 2017” lists.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Green Lady Lounge- Green Lady @GreenLadyLounge has launched http://GreenLadyRadio.com streaming directly licensed, original jazz compositions by today's Kansas City jazz musicians. Special thanks to our sponsor - Ambassador Hotel 1111 Grand Blvd Kansas City MO. Listen now at http://GreenLadyRadio.com
*Comment o’ the Week: Christopher Burnett- ...1. We need several (5-10) truly professional artist management and booking agencies here to work with/career develop the 50 or so artists, who are objectively at a national level talent-wise. 2. We need several (5-10) truly publicists and public relations professionals here to work with/career develop the 50 or so artists, who are objectively at a national level talent-wise. 3. You, Joe and Larry (at least), should also be publishing items in DownBeat, Jazz Times, Jazziz, etc. along with your normal local beats. That would put us on the map big time.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)