Posts Tagged ‘History’

James L.Cotton, Jr., Author and Jurist, Urges President Obama to Reconsider Skipping Gettysburg Event, Urges Linkage to History; History Publishing Company to Publish Book

Palisades, NY (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 A jurist and Lincoln expert thinks President Obamas failure to plan to attend the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address is a slight to the hymn of American democracy. It was one of the great moments in American history and one of the great oratorical moments in world […]

Steve Freund Brings Blues Trio and Chicago History to Local Music Studio

Benicia, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2008 Blues guitarist Steve Freund will visit 851 Music Studio in Benicia. Freund will play a guided guitar tour of the evolution of modern blues with roots in country blues and a touch of 40’s jazz. The idea for a concert/informal lecture was the idea of 851 Music Studio […]

Carnegie Hall pays tribute to black history with concert

San Francisco – Presidio: Letterman Digital Arts Center – Willis Harold O’Brien Image by wallyg This statue of Willis Harold O’Brien, located in lobby of Building B of the Letterman Digital Arts Center, was designed by sculptor Lawrence Noble. Willis Harold O’Brien (1886-1962), aka Obie, was an Irish American motion picture special effects and stop-motion […]

Billy Branch, Lurrie Bell – Chicago Blues: A Living HIstory – “Tear Down The Berlin Wall”

Billy Branch and Lurrie Bell – duo performance during the concert at North Sea Jazz Festival – July 2009.

Chicago Blues “Living History” – Jazz Festival Montreux 2012 BILLY BOY ARNOLD – vocals, harmonica MATTHEW SKOLLER – vocals, harmonica BILLY BRANCH – vocals, harmonica CARLOS JOHNSON – guita… Video Rating: 4 / 5