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Second Livestream Broadcast With Los Angeles-Based Singer, Song-Writer And Multi-Instrumentalist Joanna Wallfisch A Success!

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In case you missed yesterday's outstanding performance by Joanna Wallfisch where she sung, played, shared artwork, told stories, and read from her book The Great Song Cycle: Portland to Los Angeles on Two Wheels and a Song. You can watch it in its entirety here... Mondo Jazz host Ludovico Granvassu presented the concert and provided opening remarks setting the stage for an intimate 90+ minute livestream.

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Have an upcoming livestream event? Upload it to Jazz Near You.

Read "Have an upcoming livestream event? Upload it to Jazz Near You." written by Michael Ricci

Attention musicians, presenters and venue owners... You may have read about it here or here but if you're looking for the CliffsNotes, the Jazz Near You calendar now supports livestream events. Just upload them, check the livestream box and we'll give you the event spotlight service (normally $40) for free.

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Improved album content to support leaders, co-leaders and side personnel

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Your good friends at AAJ greatly improved how we handle album personnel—making it easier for readers to discover “who played on what." To best illustrate how we (now) present personnel on an album, check out Pat Metheny's From This Place. Scroll to the personnel section to view the new look which includes the musician's name, their photo and their instrument. The name and photo is hotlinked to the musician's page at All About Jazz. We also improved how ...

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Nooks & Crannies: Your Personal Jazz Calendar

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If you take a gander at the top right portion of any All About Jazz page, you'll see a calendar icon positioned betwixt the message icon and the search icon. Clicking the calendar reveals your very own personal jazz calendar. We present shows that you added to your calendar under the “My Shows" tab. We also present shows based on your member preferences under the “Favorite Musicians Locally" tab and under the “Favorite Musicians Globally" tab. And to ...

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Back on track (of the day)

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We apologize for letting track of the day become track “every other day" and during some stretches, track “of the week." We're officially back on track to present a new song every day and we're happy to report we are scheduled up through May 30th. If you're a musician or a publicist, please keep the good music coming. You can learn more about our track of the day program by clicking the “continue" link below. For ...

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Interviews galore!

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All About Jazz has already published 14 Interviews, three Catching Up With articles, three Take Five articles and one Chats With Cats article in 2020. Look for interviews with Camilla George, Chris McQueen, Mette Juul, Scott Kinsey, Kendrick Scott, Ruslan Sirota, Bob Lanzetti, Jonathan Kreisberg, Adam Rudolph, Donna Khalifé, Mark Lettieri, Sisonke Xonti and many more. Click the continue link then filter articles by article type from our advanced search page.

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Resubscribe to the Jazz Near You Weekly Newsletter

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if you're no longer receiving the weekly Jazz Near You newsletter and want to resubscribe, go to your member settings page (click, “Hi, [Your Name] in the top right corner of any All About Jazz or Jazz Near You page / click Update Settings), check the “Subscribe" box in the Jazz Near You Subscription section, then click the green SUBMIT button.If you're curious to read the Jazz Near You newsletter without resubscribing, click the Continue link.

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GroundUP Music Festival Ticket Giveaway. Enter today!

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Enter the GroundUP Music Festival ticket giveaway and if you're the lucky winner, you'll receive a 3-day pass for two.Enjoy Three Days on the Beach with Snarky Puppy, Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band, Lettuce, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Lila Downs, Michael McDonald Acoustic Quartet, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Flor de Toloache and more--February 14-16, 2020 at the North Beach Bandshell in Miami, FL.

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Super search project underway.

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As the All About Jazz platform--which includes Jazz Near You--expands in scope, finding content that appeals to readers most will become a greater challenge. To that end, your friends at AAJ are currently building an all-in-one search that returns results across our articles, album reviews, and musician pages, and soon, albums (discographies), events, venues & festivals, radio programs, contest giveaways, and community posts. To get started with an all-in-one search, click the magnifying glass icon in the top ...

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2019... in the books.

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Happy New Year one and all! We spent a good portion of December publishing our staff's best releases lists. We published our top read articles and top read album reviews lists yesterday and published Ken Franckling's comprehensive The Year in Jazz article today. Click “Continue" to view them all. Enjoy!


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