1. Playboy Announces 2010 Festival Lineup

    February 26, 2010 11:18 AM EST The Chick Corea Freedom Band , George Benson and the Manhattan Transfer are among the headliners for the 2010 Playboy Jazz Festival. Now in its 32nd year, the annual festival will be held June 12-13 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. Serving once again as master of ceremonies is comedian…

  2. U.S. Cities Host Big New Year's Eve Shows

    December 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Although what is arguably the most well-known New Year's Eve celebration in New York's Times Square consists of little more than confetti and a sparkling ball, live music is playing a part in many cel Although what is arguably the most well-known New Year's Eve celebration in…

  3. Man in the Air

    August 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Kurt Elling is one of the truly innovative vocalists in mainstream jazz today. Kurt Elling is one of the truly innovative vocalists in mainstream jazz today. "Man in the Air" showcases one of Elling's most distinctive talents, that of setting lyrics to jazz instrumental solos.…

  4. Charlie Hunter Experiments With Vocalists On 'Playground'

    November 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST Charlie Hunter is a man of simple aspirations. Given his druthers, his life would include little more than "getting up in the morning, following the ox around the field, and making music." Charlie Hunter is a man of simple aspirations. Given his druthers, his life would include…