Spotlight On Doc Powell

With the splendid news that Grammy-nominated guitarist Doc Powell will be touring 2023 through 2024 it seems entirely appropriate to take a deeper dive into an artist whose music totally exemplifies what contemporary jazz should be all about.  Indeed the trademark easy grooving style that Powell has made his own marks him out as the


10 Best Willie Nelson Songs of All Time

Willie Nelson is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor who has had a profound impact on country music and American culture. Born in Abbott, Texas in 1933, Nelson began playing guitar at a young age and was heavily influenced by the music of Hank Williams, Bob Wills, and Django Reinhardt. Nelson began his career as


10 Best Miriam Makeba Songs of All Time

Miriam Makeba, also known as Mama Africa, was a South African singer and civil rights activist who used her powerful voice to advocate for social and political change. Born in Johannesburg in 1932, Makeba began singing in a choir as a child and later joined several jazz groups as a young adult. In 1959, she


10 Best Mick Jagger Songs of All Time

Mick Jagger is a British musician, singer, and songwriter who is best known as the lead vocalist of the Rolling Stones, one of the most influential and enduring rock bands in history. Born on July 26, 1943, in Dartford, Kent, Jagger showed an early interest in music and formed his first band, Little Boy Blue


10 Best Joni Mitchell Songs of All Time

Joni Mitchell is a Canadian singer-songwriter and visual artist, known for her influential career spanning over five decades. Born in Alberta in 1943, Mitchell began her career performing in coffeehouses in the 1960s. She rose to fame in the 1970s, with albums such as “Blue” and “Court and Spark” that showcased her unique blend of


Top legislation that could potentially impact Maryland seniors

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, As the 2023 Maryland General Assembly winds down, here are the top legislation Maryland seniors should know about.  SB351/HB760: Maryland Legal Services Corporation – Affordable Life, Wills, and Estate Planning for Seniors Grant Program SB 351 establishes the Affordable Life, Wills, and Estate Planning for Seniors Program in

Deutsche Bank, Activision, Block, Scholastic, Ouster, and More Market Movers – Barron’s

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