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Today in Entertainment History | National - WDRB

Today in Entertainment History | National  WDRB

On Aug. 21, 1935, the Benny Goodman Orchestra played a concert that's considered to be the beginning of the Swing Era. The concert was at a ballroom in Los ...

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On This Day: Hawaii becomes 50th state - UPI News

On This Day: Hawaii becomes 50th state  UPI News

On Aug. 21, 1959, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States.

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Bob Wilber obituary | Register - The Times

Bob Wilber obituary | Register  The Times

Bob Wilber may have been a generous mentor to younger jazz musicians but it is safe to say that he didn't offer them quite the same range of opportunities that ...

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Alex Rene Big Band to perform Sunday at Island Park - Amherst Bee

Alex Rene Big Band to perform Sunday at Island Park  Amherst Bee

The Town of Amherst Arts & Culture in Public Places Board will present the Alex Rene Big Band in an end-of-summer celebration concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug.

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Blues survivor Curtis Salgado blows into festival for two separate musical takes - Regina Leader-Post

Blues survivor Curtis Salgado blows into festival for two separate musical takes  Regina Leader-Post

I'm of the opinion, if it ain't broke, don't fix it." - Blues Festival founder-producer Cam Hayden.

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Karmic's "New" 1935 Hot Rod Ice Cream Truck Delivers Treats and Nostalgia - PRNewswire

Karmic's "New" 1935 Hot Rod Ice Cream Truck Delivers Treats and Nostalgia  PRNewswire

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With war on the horizon and the Great Depression gripping the country, Americans in the 1930s took ...

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Orlando group keeping big band sound alive - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Orlando group keeping big band sound alive  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

ORLANDO, Fla. - They are known as the Crew Big Band. The group of five saxophone players, four trumpet players, four trombones and two vocalists was ...

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Summer concert series to conclude with Mount Washington Valley Community Band Aug. 20 - Conway Daily Sun

Summer concert series to conclude with Mount Washington Valley Community Band Aug. 20  Conway Daily Sun

CONWAY — The Mount Washington Valley Community Band concludes its 45th summer concert series on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 6:30 p.m. with “Jazz Night: Big ...

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