Daily Archives: December 25, 2007

R.I.P. Oscar Peterson

One of jazz music’s piano giants passed yesterday. In a music world where memory, technique, rhythm, composition and feeling have to all meet at one Oscar Peterson was one of the best.His command of the piano reaches back into his heyday of ’40’s and ’50’s and reaches forward into the piano-man tactics of John Legend.

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Phil Spector Criticizes Tina Turner At Ike Turner’s Funeral

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Music legend and murder suspect, Phil Spector, isn’t trying to make friends or curry favor with old pals while he waits for a second trial. He turned up at reviled R&B legend Ike Turner’s Los Angeles funeral on Friday and gave an impromptu speech that laid into both Tina Turner and Oprah Winfrey.
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