Over his career, Chacona’s event previews, feature writing and criticism have been seen in the Erie Times-News and other regional Gannett newspapers and in the Chautauquan Daily, in Lake Erie LifeStyle, CODA, Signal to Noise and Erie & Chautauqua magazines and in online music journals AllAboutJazz.com and PostGenre. He was a host on WQLN-FM’s long-running All That Jazz program and was producer and host of After Hours. For several magical years, Chacona was onstage host at Erie’s Blues & Jazz Festival, the best gig imaginable.
He can be reached at email@example.com.
- Kurt Elling and Dan Bruce Turn Up The Musical Voltage This WeekKurt Elling and SuperBlue at Cleveland Museum of Art In his 30-odd years on the scene, Grammy-winning singer Kurt Elling has topped the Down Beat Critics Poll 13 times and has received the Jazz Journalists Association Male Singer of the Year award eight times. He’s done this while singing texts
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