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Spending Time And Breaking Beats With Techno DJ Darude

Darude, whose real name is Ville Virtanen, has sold over 5 million records and is a multi-platinum award winning producer and international artist. When you hear his music, you will instantly recognize him due to the fact that for the … Continue reading

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Tia Fuller – Not Your Typical Jazz Artist

Although she was not a music celebrity from the very start, Tia Fuller has risen from the background as a backup singer for Beyonce Knowles to the forefront of the stage, proving that she can be a unique and profitable … Continue reading

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Jazz at Massey Hall Brings Together Jazz Greats For Our Listening Pleasure

Jazz at Massey Hall from The Quintet often appears reissued under the name “The Greatest Concert Ever.” It features an all star lineup of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus, and Max Roach. Some 15 years before this … Continue reading

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Chick Corea’s Lustrous Career as a Jazz Favorite

Chick Corea is one of the most popular and influential American jazz pianist, keyboardist, and composer. Some jazz experts support the idea that Chick surely participated in the birth of the electric jazz fusion movement, but he also is the … Continue reading

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Sugary Mayhem: Tim Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

At one point (or several) in any child’s life, they dream of living in a world where chocolate and sugary sweets are plentiful and there are no adults around to tell them to eat their vegetables instead. In 2005, the … Continue reading

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Spend This Summer With Family, Baseball and The Sandlot

No movie better reminds me of my youth than The Sandlot. Baseball is America’s game; a game that countless number of children fill their summer days and nights with, under the lights between the chalk, diving in the dirt and … Continue reading

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Only the Good Die Young: Remembering John Candy in Uncle Buck

The jolly fat man that just couldn’t stick around long enough; the 1989 John Hughes comedy is classic John Candy and a great flick for a family movie night. Candy, like Chris Farley, is at his best while portraying the … Continue reading

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