Vive le Jazz!

  French Singer Cyrille Aimée Gives an Encore Performance at Blu Jazz+ words by Andrew Leask; photos by Svetla Morrison   To introduce a song in her set at Blu Jazz+ on February 28, French-born ...

Issue 2 Cover Story | ‘The State of The Scene’

Good, bad or ugly—digging into the Akron music scene cover story by Jenny Conn; photographs by Shane Wynn   It’s Friday night in mid-February at Jilly’s Music Room. Temps are single digits with a wind...

Behind the Bar | Meet Lisa Stewart, BLU Jazz+

Name: Lisa Stewart Hometown: Canton, OH Lives in: Highland Square Job: Bartender, BLU Jazz+ What was your first night like?  The first night at BLU Jazz+ was not what I expected at all. The offic...

Say Yes… | BLU Jazz is picture perfect for artists

MUST SEE: Cyrille Aimée performs at BLU Jazz on Thursday, March 5  Dimmed lighting. Relaxing atmosphere. Signature cocktails. Quality live jazz music. None of these important things were first on Tony Troppe’s...