LBN-QUOTE: I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate. --George Burns.
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Don Heckman, of the Los Angeles Times wrote on his blog "[Alfredo is] an astonishing talent...who calls up images of a youthful Art Tatum, leavened with an off-center, Thelonious Monk point of view, spiced with the surging rhythmic passions of his homeland;"
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Alfredo Rodriguez Trio:
Sony Pictures is in final negotiations to acquire the film that will be made out of Michael Jackson’s rehearsals for his “This Is It” concert tour.
Sony and AEG Live have set the release date for Halloween week: Friday, Oct. 30.
And to give credit where it’s due, my friends at Hitsdailydouble.com are correct in saying that the split on the money is 90% to the Jackson estate and 10% to AEG Live.
I am told, as I reported earlier, that the hoped for Aug. 29 show in London seems to be dead.
And the beat goes on …