JazzWax

Marc Myers writes daily on jazz legends and legendary jazz recordings and is a frequent music and arts contributor for the Wall Street Journal.

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Big Bands, Ballads & Blues

Dedicated to the preservation of Jazz and the Standards and the stories behind the music brought to you by the iconic Dick Carr.

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Jazz Lives

Where “lives” is both noun and verb.  Written by Michael Steinman and Nominated as one of the Best Jazz Blogs of 2009 by the Jazz Journalists Association. 

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Metromedia Radio

We always knew jazz was cool!

Feb 15th 7:15am • No Comments

Now looks at this!!!!! Metromedia Radio's Mark Sudock and old blues eyes!!!! According to Mark Sudock " had no idea this photo existed. Until tonight. Sinatra scholar, Paul Mock, found it on eBay. It's from the opening night of Frank's "Ol' Blue Eyes is Back" engagement at Caesars, January 26, 1974. This was taken at the afterparty atop Caesars.

Left to right are Jilly, yours truly (age 22) and Frank.

I'm jazzed!"

Feb 14th 5:32pm • No Comments

Burt announces summer performances in Hamburg and Munich

Jazz at Lincoln Center announces 15 Finalists for the 2019 Essentially Ellington Competition

Burt to headline Galway International Arts Festival

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