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Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Winehouse Quickie with Kevin Henkel

The Winehouse is back and I’m happy to kick off new profiles with Toronto’s Kevin Henkel who recently debuted his jazz album Spaces and Places. Spaces and Places takes you on a soulful ride, and what makes it even more impressive is that Henkel is deftly making jazz in a time where there are fewer and fewer

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Video: Cecile McLorin Salvant “Poor Butterfly”

There are so many jazz vocalists in the TWM treasure box. Today, McLorin Salvant is added to that special group. Check her out. TWM More McLorin Salvant! “I Didn’t Know What Time it Was”      

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Video: Kenneth Whalum III “To Those Who Believe”

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Thursday, July 25th, 2013

In the Winehouse with…Nuela Charles

When “Unfortunate Love” came out last fall, ears perked up all over the country. Nuela Charles’s throwback duet with Darren Frank, from her second album, Aware, had a lighter Amy Winehouse vibe – Winehouse’s soulful torture replaced with...

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

The Influences of Amy Winehouse ~ Frank Sinatra “The Voice”

On July 23, 2011, the world lost one of the greatest singer-lyricist of our time, Amy Winehouse. Soul, jazz, R&B and hip hop, Winehouse infused it all with her own unique sound. But who influenced Winehouse’s music? Over the...

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

The Influences of Amy Winehouse ~ Dinah Washington “The Queen of the Blues”

On July 23, 2011, the world lost one of the greatest singer-lyricist of our time, Amy Winehouse.  Soul, jazz, R&B and hip hop, Winehouse infused it all with her own unique sound. But who influenced Winehouse’s music? Over the...

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Jazz: Renée Yoxon

As night fell over the city, couples cuddled together against the cold and leisurely strolled into the Courthouse (live Toronto venue). Inside,  fireplaces were lit, lights dimmed and the cushy black couches were perfect to sink into....

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Canadian Music Week 2013: It’s a Wrap!

Snow drifting just enough to remind you that spring was still weeks away. There is something about the gray last weeks of March that make you want to huddle on the couch rather than trudge through the city...