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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Sean Jones, Jeff 'Tain' Watts On JazzSet

The trumpeter and the drummer each bring high-energy bands to the Detroit Jazz Festival.

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Newport Jazz Festival

Marcus Miller, Live In Concert: Newport Jazz 2013

The Miles Davis veteran and multi-instrumentalist Marcus Miller gives a pan-stylistic set.

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Newport Jazz Festival

Donny McCaslin Group, Live In Concert: Newport Jazz 2013

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The saxophone slayer goes electro-funk, complete with fuzz-dub bass, analog synths and hard grooves.

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Note the message on Kevin Eubanks' cap: "Meet You at the Blue Room." It's a nice club in Kansas City, in the historic district where Count Basie, Lester Young and Mary Lou Williams used to play. Len Katz Photography hide caption

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Kevin Eubanks On JazzSet

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An amphitheater full of Motor City music lovers grooves with the Kevin Eubanks Band.

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Newport Folk Festival

Jim James, Live In Concert

On his first solo album, My Morning Jacket's frontman turns inward to explore his lost wanderings.

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Newport Folk Festival

The Mountain Goats, Live In Concert

Watch excerpts from the band's set, including a song unfamiliar even to diehards: "Animal Mask."

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Newport Jazz Festival

Jon Batiste And Stay Human, Live In Concert

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The New Orleans pianist finds a place for "Killing Me Softly with His Song" and "The Entertainer."

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Newport Jazz Festival

Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Live In Concert

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An original new-school New Orleans brass band celebrates three dozen years with bebop and funk.

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Jim Hall Trio With Julian Lage, Live In Concert

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One of the finest guitar players in jazz history, still at it at 82, confabs with a young phenom.

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Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra, Live In Concert

The fiery Latin jazz pianist assembled a large group for maximum effect on Newport's main stage.

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