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As a songwriter and producer, Leon Ware has worked with Michael Jackson, Quincy Jones, Marvin Gaye,

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José James has gone back to “contemporary R&B” on his new, appropriately titled album “Love In

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Guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel has recorded his new album “Caipi” in Berlin’s Heartcore Studios and has named

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Never a vocalist to focus solely on the Great American Songbook, but rather focussing on what’s

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The start of a new year isn’t complete without the annual 3-CD box “Luxury Soul”, once

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French pianist Baptiste Trotignon and Argentinian percussionist Minino Garay (who has lived in Paris for over two

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Another sad reminder that everything can be over and gone any day now: the great Larry

Berlinale Roundup

The Golden Bear at this year’s Berlinale goes to “On Body And Soul” by Hungarian director

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So far, there are three movies that to me were clearly far above average and worth

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Strong documentaries have always been the forte at Berlinale’s Panorama section and Jochen Hick is back