Salters Scene: From HAVANA To The HAMPTONS (video)

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Valentino D. Carlotti and Pedrito Martinez

By Udo Salters

Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC) From HAVANA to the HAMPTONS fundraiser was held on August 14th the day John Kerry was in Cuba raising the American Flag at the re-opening of the American Embassy.

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Souleo: Singer Avant Questions Today’s Music Industry

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By Souleo

Despite 15 years in R&B, Avant still wrestles with understanding his place in today’s music scene. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Artist Creates Fictional Television Network To Challenge Mainstream

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By Souleo

Change the channel. Better yet, turn off the television. Such is the advice artist, director and producer, Adu has for anyone serious about following and engaging in social justice initiatives. Continue Reading →

Danny Tisdale In Radical Presence: Black Performance In Contemporary Art At YBCA

tumblr_mh3nt4LYsR1rcnqtyo1_500Danny Tisdale’s performance installation Transitions Inc., is included in Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art a groundbreaking exhibition and the first comprehensive survey of performance art by black artists working from the perspective of the visual arts from the 1960’s to the present at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA). Continue Reading →

Live Art And Jazz with Marjorie Eliot and Andrea Arroyo In Harlem

Arroyo-Eliot -A Rose in Harlem- 1 Photo by Felipe GalindoThe Rio III Gallery at Sugar Hill is pleased to present a special a Live Art and Music Experience, featuring the musical talents of jazz legend Ms. Marjorie Eliot, and the inspired paintings of award-winning visual artist Andrea Arroyo. Continue Reading →