17.01.2010 by Margaret Oomen Alice Day was born April 15, 1916. This day just so happens to be my birthday as well. A very special day for both of us. She was the youngest of four siblings, all now deceased. Many of their children, my cousins, are here to celebrate ...
20.02.2012 [USA TODAY] - Music-themed floats can include props of LouisArmstrong and local favorite Professor Longhair. Some are modeled after characters in Greek mythology, such as the Muses of dance, poetry, music and other arts. It takes an entire year to prepare enough
20.02.2012 [Wicked Local] - Her father, the late Luis Russell, was a pioneering pianist, composer, bandleader and LouisArmstrong's longtime sidekick. Her mother, Carline Ray, is a bassist, guitarist and vocalist who has performed with Mary Lou Williams and the International
20.02.2012 [Inquirer.net] - Its versions of LouisArmstrong's “What a Wonderful World” and Amy Winehouse hits made for a unique mix of old and new. Eggar, a product of Harvard University and Julliard School's Doctoral Program, has performed worldwide as a solo cellist and pianist
20.02.2012 [Mancunian Matters] - Anthems from Muse, Journey and even LouisArmstrong were played in the background, loud enough for you to hear, but quiet enough for you to actually enjoy a conversation without straining your voice. The next drink I chose was the Exotic Margarita.
16.02.2012 [The Associated Press] - ... Indianapolis International Airport — John F. Kennedy International Airport (New York) — LaGuardia Airport — Lambert-St. Louis International Airport — LouisArmstrong New Orleans International Airport — Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
15.02.2012 [WKTV] - By MICHAEL GORMLEY, AP The exhibit at the Capitol in Albany includes a letter from writer Langston Hughes to WEB DuBois and tributes to black leaders including singer Lena Horne, abolitionist Frederick Douglass, author James Baldwin and NBA great
19.02.2012 [AFP] - State news reports said some of the participants blasted LouisArmstrong's "Blueberry Hill" in commemoration of Putin's surprise performance of the jazz classic at a charity event two years ago. At least 50000 people attended rallies in support of
20.02.2012 [The Daily Pennsylvanian] - By Rachel del Valle · February 19, 2012, 10:50 pm A few days ago, while listening to LouisArmstrong as I painted my nails, I had a realization: I can't do anything without a soundtrack. Anything. At all. Eating, organizing, writing, reading, watching
17.02.2012 [MinnPost.com] - Here's how it goes: from LouisArmstrong to Mel Tormé to Jon Hendricks to Mark Murphy to Kurt Elling. Elling will perform at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis on Saturday, Feb. 18. The preeminent male jazz singer of our time, he is internationally known
16.02.2012 [Columbus Other Paper] - Start historically with LouisArmstrong, Duke Ellington and Charlie Parker, and then consider Jimi Hendrix, Sly Stone, Marvin Gaye, Al Green, Smokey Robinson. Once you start, how do you stop? True, that. But for me, the greatest modern black musician
19.02.2012 [Sioux City Journal] - Dibley doesn't expect his band members to be Kenny G or LouisArmstrong, but they do need a "reasonable" level of proficiency with their instrument. Anyone with a background in an instrument is eligible," he said. "We hear players on a short selection
11.02.2012 [Radio Prague] - It is not hard to imagine the excitement when LouisArmstrong came to Prague in March 1965. Many people felt that Czechoslovakia had at last come in from the cold, and his concert at Prague's Lucerna Ballroom was a cultural milestone.
14.02.2012 [Entertainment Weekly] - As that raspy rake LouisArmstrong said, when you're smiling, the whole world smiles at you. The same goes for being in love. At least that's what you're thinking since you're in a brand new relationship to the tune of our “25 Best Love Songs Ever!
18.02.2012 [Complex.com (blog)] - He said that he would "lie on the sofa all night cradling Adele in my arms and listening to my favorite music -- Ella Fitzgerald, LouisArmstrong, Bob Dylan and Nina Simone." This, he added, "is what shaped Adele's music." Well, Adele isn't having it.
13.02.2012 [FuelFix (blog)] - (AP Photo/Dave Martin) (AP) President Barack Obama makes a statement after being briefed on the BP oil spill relief efforts in the Gulf Coast region, Friday, June 4, 2010, at LouisArmstrong International New Orleans Airport in Kenner, La.
09.02.2012 [Houston Chronicle (blog)] - (AP Photo/Dave Martin) (AP) President Barack Obama makes a statement after being briefed on the BP oil spill relief efforts in the Gulf Coast region, Friday, June 4, 2010, at LouisArmstrong International New Orleans Airport in Kenner, La.
14.02.2012 [UM Maneater] - He goes off on a tangent about the talent of LouisArmstrong. “The electric guitar solo you hear in a rock and roll band? You might as well credit it to LouisArmstrong,” LaFarge said. “The number of musicians in the past who didn't get the credit they