This collaboration between Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) and Raleigh Parks & Recreation is back with a new artist lineup! Celebrating the rich, local history of jazz music, Jazz in the Square is a free concert series featuring live jazz performances by local musicians in Moore Square on select Thursdays beginning in September. These events are […]

Jazz in the Square is a free concert series presented by Downtown Raleigh Alliance. It takes place in Moore Square, 200 S Blount Street, Raleigh, on select Thursdays from September 1st to October 13th, 2022. The events start at 6 p.m. At each show there will also be food and beverage vendors. You’re welcome to also […]

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Department of Music will share the smooth sounds of jazz music during its 29th Annual NCCU Jazz Festival that runs from Monday, April 22, through Saturday, April 27, 2019, in B.N. Duke Auditorium. This year’s lineup will feature accomplished professional artists and student musicians from the NCCU Jazz Studies Program. All events are […]

Need to get out with your significant other tonight or maybe just with some friends? Check out the FREE Park After Dark Event tonight from 7-9pm in Cary! The event is happening at 319 S. Academy Street.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

Jarreau, most famous for the single “We're In This Love Together,” died in a Los Angeles hospital. He was 76 years old.

"It is a tremendous honor to even be considered for this very prestigious award," said Miranda in a statement. "To win today for Hamilton is beyond my wildest dreams."

President Obama will speak with Evan Smith, CEO & Editor in Chief of The Texas Tribune, to discuss the state of civic engagement in this day and age. They will focus on how technology can help overcome global issues. At a separate SXSW event, FLOTUS will talk about her Let Girls Learn initiative.

Jazz saxophonist Najee recently joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to talk about his career in music and his new album, Me, You and Forever. Melody Charles…

If you haven’t heard of ‘Art Of Cool Fest,’ get ready, because it’s coming to Durham April 24-26. Featuring Anthony Hamilton, Avery Sunshine, Roy Ayers, Robert Glasper and a score of other musical greats, the ‘Art Of Cool’ is intensifying what the Bull City has to offer. Get ready for for three days, two outdoor […]

Ever since Al Jarreau and George Duke met in 1965 it was obvious that the two had established a true connection like no other. Jarreau’s  new album is…

Today, we celebrate one of the most popular and iconic performers in music’s history. Legendary vocalist, actor, musician, producer and songwriter Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson) turns 56 today, so let’s party like it’s 1999. Top 10 Prince songs The first time I saw Prince perform was at a music industry convention in the early […]

Jazz enthusiasts, get ready for guitarist Norman Brown and Jonathan Butler along with jazz pianist Alex Bugnon, for an evening of smooth jazz under the stars at Red Hat Amphitheater, June 28, Raleigh. To win your tickets listen for the cue to call, be caller #10 at 1-800-467-3699. GOOD LUCK!!!!