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Bringing Black History to Life through Jazz

DENVER, Colo — Preserving jazz history is preserving black history. "I'm sitting here at Dazzle, which is the premier jazz club in the entire Rocky Mountain region," said Purnell Steen, pianist and jazz expert.Steen comes from a long line…

Jazz Month – February 2022

When Cecil Taylor started his career in the mid-1950s, he mainly recorded in the studio, like everyone else. Between 1956 and 1961 he made half a dozen albums, and several more recordings from this era appeared later. But after 1966,…

Milestone Partners sells Heights Finance

RADNOR, Pa., January 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Milestone Partners ("Milestone") is pleased to announce the sale of Heights Finance ("Heights" or the "Company") to CURO Group Holdings Corp. (NYSE: CURO), the December 27, 2021 for a total…

: Announcement of dividend per share

Park National Corp (Newark, OH) (AMEX: PRK) on 10/25/2021 declared a dividend of $ 1.2300 per share payable on December 10, 2021 to shareholders of record on November 19, 2021. The amount of the dividend recorded is a $ 0.2 increase in the…

Westlake launches Cash Now Pay Later

LOS ANGELES--(COMMERCIAL THREAD) - Launch of Westlake Technology Holdings Cash in now Pay later, an exciting new product that provides financial flexibility to its customers by allowing them to borrow money today and repay it at a…

What is the average debt of Gen Z

The stock of consumer debt in the United States is currently about $ 14.8 trillion, which represents an average individual debt of nearly $ 93,000. While older generations hold much of this debt, the country's youngest adults are rapidly…

Jazz is in season for Frankie Valli

Frankie Valli released an "A Touch of Jazz" this summer. He recorded the album with a combo led by jazz artist Joey DeFrancesco.Courtesy photoBefore he sang "Big Girls Don't Cry" or his life story turned into "Jersey Boys," Frankie Valli…

Lonnie Smith obituary | Jazz

Few Hammond organ players encourage bar staff in jazz clubs to stop clinking bottles for fear of piercing an almost inaudible fragile sound environment - the ingenious Hammond B3s having started their life in the 1930s in as portable props…

Jazz trio find adventure in Juneau

If you've heard any jazz or stride piano sounds floating around downtown last week, it was probably from the Judy Carmichael Trio. Led by Grammy-nominated pianist-singer-songwriter Judy Carmichael who was in town with band members James…