Jesse Cahill

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Real Jazz Musicians Don't Play Wimpy Gigs

(0) Comments | Posted June 28, 2013 | 5:50 PM

The other night I stopped by Cory Weeds' Cellar Jazz Club and caught a very swinging set from Oliver Gannon and his band. Generally, it's a no-brainer to go and see Oliver and his band, but this was Vancouver Jazz Fest week and there was plenty of great...

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Vancouver Jazz Fest: 4 Bands and 2 Gigs in 48 Hours

(0) Comments | Posted June 24, 2013 | 6:40 PM

What a weekend at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival. I don't think I've managed to cram that much music into such a short period of time in ages. Four bands in 48 hours and that's not including two gigs of my own. Crazy.

I managed to see the...

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Vancouver Jazz Fest Picks to Push Your Musical Boundaries

(0) Comments | Posted June 21, 2013 | 9:38 PM

When we try to figure out who and what to go see at jazz festivals, what did we do before the Internet?

I guess you could have chosen to see a group based on being familiar with some of their members, or maybe you heard an artist's latest release on...

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Get Your Jazz On, Vancouver

(1) Comments | Posted June 19, 2013 | 2:40 AM

Jazz Fest is almost upon us and that means that it's time once again for yours truly to plan your concert attending schedule. Keeping in mind that having a good time all of the time is my primary aspiration, I'm hoping to check out a wide variety of artists from...

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