Archive for the ‘Jazz N LA’ Category

JOHNNY BRITT DEBUTS CD PROJECT, “MARVIN MEETS MILES”

Cover photo- Johnny Britt excels on both vocals and trumpet. Photo by Paul Batson. Inside photo- A moving moment at the Catalina in Hollywood, where Britt debuted his project, "Marvin Meets Miles," was when he invited his son, Josh Britt(R) to perform with him on stage with him. The audience...
June 16th, 2016 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA | Read More

Ring in the Holiday Season with Jazz and Funk Night Benefiting Children’s Hospital

Cover Photo-Buddy Sampson, Bassist, Composer and Publisher of TheScoopLA.com, presents Jazz and Funk Night . Inside Photo-Buddy Sampson and Friends, with (L-R) Joseph John, Buddy Sampson, Curtis Sanford, Rachel Grace and Lamar Webster. Live Performances...
November 3rd, 2015 | Community News, Entertainment, Events, Jazz N LA | Read More

Diana Barash-A Miracle of Love

Diana Barash's CD "A Miracle of Love," can be found on Pandora and on www.Smoothjazz.com. By Buddy Sampson Diana Barash has a message for the masses. Her CD, “A Miracle of Love,” a project she co-produced, which just this week made its debut on Pandora, contains songs of inspiration...
September 29th, 2014 | Jazz N LA | Read More

Al Williams Honored at 27th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival

Cover photo- Long Beach Jazz Festival Founder Al Williams. Photo by Kim Webster. Inside photo- singer Lalah Hathaway captivates the audience. Both photos by Kim Webster. By Kim Webster LONG BEACH CA – Although this year’s festival was 2 days, August 9 & 10 instead of the traditional...
August 20th, 2014 | Columnists, Jazz N LA, Kim's Kronicles | Read More

Playboy Jazz Festival-The Tradition Continues

Cover photo- Bassist Stanley Clarke was exceptional in the tribute to George Duke at the Hollywood Bowl. Inside photo- Patti Austin electrifies the Hollywood Bowl. Both photos by Mathew Imaging. By Ricky Richardson Hollywood-The Playboy Jazz Festival returned to the iconic Hollywood Bowl, June 14-15,...
June 18th, 2014 | Jazz N LA | Read More

Lorraina Marro- Tribute To Nancy Wilson at the Catalina Jazz Club

Lorraina Marro performed a tribute to Nancy Wilson at the Catalina Jazz Club. The Singer, After a Long Hiatus, Impresses By Buddy Sampson The Catalina Jazz Club, on a balmy evening in Hollywood, was the locale of a wonderful evening of jazz, spearheaded by the sensational performance of singer Lorraina...
May 30th, 2014 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA | Read More

NAMM 2014

Cover photo- the Bootsy Girls aka Guitar Sallye (L) and Tamah. Inside photo- Saga. (L-R) Leah Zeger, Ginny Luke, Rachel Grace and Adrienne Woods at NAMM. Photo by Lamar Webster. Music Manufacturing Nirvana By Buddy Sampson I attended the NAMM Festival for 2014, the first time as a journalist and it,...
March 24th, 2014 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA, News2 | Read More

Yeliana’s “A Few Lives Ago.”

An Enchanting CD of Love Yeliana's New CD, "A Few Lives Ago," a tasty mix of Brazilian music meets Russian poetry, is available on I Tunes. Visit her website at www.yelianamusic.com. Yeliana has outdone herself with her latest CD, “A Few Lives Ago.” In her current project, perhaps...
February 20th, 2014 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA | Read More

Christine Rosander-Been a Long Time

Cover photo- Christine Rosander. Photo by Albane Navizet. Make up by Sara Chameides. “From the first fiery note to the last whispery phrase, Christine Rosander’s voice grabs hold and doesn’t let go, stirring up yearning and desire long after a song has ended.” Many of Rosander’s songs emphasize...
January 30th, 2014 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA, News2 | Read More

Hundreds attend Playboy Concert Series at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

Cover Photo- Patrice Rushen. Inside Photo- Ndugu Chancler. Both photos by Kim Webster. By Kim Webster LOS ANGELES CA – June is officially Black Music Month and what better way to start it off than a concert featuring Patrice Rushen, Ndugu Chancler, Paul Jackson Jr. and Reggie Hamilton. The...
June 11th, 2013 | Columnists, Jazz N LA, Kim's Kronicles | Read More