Newport Beach Jazz Festival 2023

What: Newport Beach Jazz Festival Where: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach When: June 2-4, 2023 Weekend Passes are now available for the  27th Annual Subaru Newport Beach Jazz Festival   June 2-4, 2023. Yet another weekend of world-class jazz, R&B, soul music, gourmet food and drink, sophisticated shopping, and dancing ’til sundown at the iconic Hyatt Regency Newport Beach!


B. Smyth Has Died

R&B singer B. Smyth has died at age 28. His older brother Denzil Smith confirmed the news in a video post that was shared on Smyth’s official Instagram page. “Today regretfully I have to announce that my brother has passed away this morning from respiratory failure after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis,” he wrote.


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