All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Jazz’

Molly Ringwald Sings Jazz, Including Breakfast Club Tune

Molly Ringwald’s jazz album Except Sometimes came out in 2013. But Molly Ringwald is still working the material, including performing live in jazz venues. Molly Ringwald recently spoke to Diablo Magazine ahead of a February gig about how she ended up singing jazz. “I was born in Roseville [California] and grew up in Sacramento until I was about 10. My …

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Bethany Mota Talks ‘DWTS’ and YouTube Success

Bethany Mota is making quite a name for herself as a contestant on Dancing With the Stars, as she and pro dance partner Derek Hough make their way across the dance floor week after week, wowing fans and judges alike. She has also made a name for herself as a YouTube vlogger (video blogger, for those not quite up on …

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Quincy Jones Receives Top French Award For His Contributions To Culture

Multi-awarded American musician and producer Quincy Jones was given an esteemed cultural award by France on Monday, October 6. Jones was bestowed with the Order of Arts and Letters, which is a highly important honor given to individuals who have made significant contributions to the arts. The 81-year-old also received the Commander of the Legion of Honour, which is considered …

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Cowboy Bebop Coming To Blu Ray, 1440p HD on YouTube

For those that are lifelong fans (and those with ears perked and eyes open), Cowboy Bebop will be released on Blu-ray and digital in the U.S. in 2014. If you really can’t wait that long, the whole series has been uploaded on YouTube in 1440p HD. Yes, you read that correctly. For those unfamiliar with Cowboy Bebop, let’s start off …

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Ella Fitzgerald Gets Some Google Doodle Love

Google has begun to show a doodle honoring Ella Fitzgerald on its homepage in regions where the date has already changed to April 25th. Thursday would have been her 96th birthday. This excludes Australia and New Zealand, as Google chooses to honor Anzac Day instead, with a small flower image: Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance in these …

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