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January 2, 2001 | SHAUNA SNOW
TV & RADIO Double Dose of 'Jazz': In an unusual partnership, jazz radio station KLON-FM (88.1) will simulcast KCET-TV's airing of Ken Burns' new 10-part PBS documentary, "Jazz," next week. The series, six years in the making and featuring more than 500 pieces of music, will air at 9 p.m. on both KCET and KLON, with installments Monday through Jan. 10, 15, 17, 22 through 24, 29 and 31. KCET will repeat each installment at 2 a.m.
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January 2, 2001 | SHAUNA SNOW
TV & RADIO Double Dose of 'Jazz': In an unusual partnership, jazz radio station KLON-FM (88.1) will simulcast KCET-TV's airing of Ken Burns' new 10-part PBS documentary, "Jazz," next week. The series, six years in the making and featuring more than 500 pieces of music, will air at 9 p.m. on both KCET and KLON, with installments Monday through Jan. 10, 15, 17, 22 through 24, 29 and 31. KCET will repeat each installment at 2 a.m.
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October 30, 1990 | CHRIS WILLMAN
Whether singing the praises of being a "Regular Guy" and "Good Ol' Boy" or from the points of view of garage mechanics and Death Row inmates, Steve Earle asserts his Populism almost as regularly as Hank Williams Jr. asserts his lineage. That he managed to still seem like the down-to-earth, authentic item amid all this protesting-too-much Sunday at the Roxy was a triumph of feeling over imagination.
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October 30, 1990 | CHRIS WILLMAN
Whether singing the praises of being a "Regular Guy" and "Good Ol' Boy" or from the points of view of garage mechanics and Death Row inmates, Steve Earle asserts his Populism almost as regularly as Hank Williams Jr. asserts his lineage. That he managed to still seem like the down-to-earth, authentic item amid all this protesting-too-much Sunday at the Roxy was a triumph of feeling over imagination.
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July 16, 1987
Country-singer Jethro Burns will host "Jethro and Friends," a variety show that will air Aug. 1 from 11 p.m. to 12 p.m. on Channel 28. The show also stars country singer Chet Atkins and the late folk singer/songwriter Steve Goodman. Burns was one half of the singing duo, "Homer and Jethro," who wrote and performed parodies of popular songs. The duo was especially successful in cereal commercials during the 1960s.
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October 22, 2001 | LYNNE HEFFLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"Is it a boy, a girl ... or a condiment?" When the parents-to-be are salt and pepper shakers, that's a reasonable question. Welcome to a prime-time airing of "Blue's Clues," Nickelodeon's gem of a preschooler daytime series, where it's delivery day for Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper. The two animated cutouts have been expecting their happy event since the five-part "Blue's Big News" episodes began three episodes ago; tonight, in "The Baby's Here" (8 p.m.
SPORTS
April 20, 2003 | BOB MIESZERSKI
Off to a good start with his 2-year-olds, trainer Carlos Lopez has three more entered in the three baby races being offered this evening. In the sixth, a 300-yard race for maiden fillies, Lopez will send out Miss Willie Nilly, a California-bred daughter of Willie Wanta Dash. Cody Jensen will ride for owners Steve Burns and Chuck Casselman and will break from Post 2 in the field of 10. The seventh is also at 300 yards, but is for $10,000 claimers.
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September 10, 1996
1995 RECORD: 5-4-1 overall, 2-2-1 in league. COACH: Tom Meiss (29-18-1 at school) RETURNING STARTERS: 3 on offense, 5 on defense TOP RETURNERS Josh Arhart, DT, 5-11, 215, Jr.; Steve Burns, OG, 5-11, 175, Sr.; Matt Hall, WR, 6-2, 180, Jr.; Jake Jacobs, LB, 5-11, 185, Sr.; Tyler Lang, QB, 6-2, 190, Sr.; Lawrence Mariner, LB/TE, 6-1, 225, Sr.; Ruben Vaughan, DE, 6-2, 230, Sr. TOP NEWCOMERS Mike Brizuela, C, 5-11, 250, Sr.; Eric Davidson, OG, 5-11, 250, Jr.; Dana Dempsey, LB/TE, 6-0, 185, So.
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October 9, 1999 | LYNNE HEFFLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With nary a short-skirted lawyer, emergency doc or angst-ridden FBI alien-hunter in sight, it's simply one of the best shows on TV: "Blue's Clues," the crown jewel of Nickelodeon's "Nick Jr." preschool block of gentle, creative educational programs.
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September 8, 1996 | LEE HARRIS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Superman (WB, Sunday at 5 p.m.) flies into town with a 90-minute animated premiere explaining the beginnings of "the man of steel" on the doomed planet of Krypton and how he got to Earth. The show will air regularly Saturdays at 10 a.m. For ages 6 to 14. * The much-lauded story of The Lion King (Disney Channel, Sunday at 7 p.m.) makes its television premiere.
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November 5, 1998 | LYNNE HEFFLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Audio The Playground. Tony Bennett. Columbia/Sony Wonder. CD: $16.98. Cassette: $9.98. Tony Bennett seems to be out to prove he's truly a man for all ages. First he won over Generation X-ers with his 1995 Grammy-winning "MTV Unplugged" album. Now the jazz great has brought his lived-in croon and swinging rhythms to the Teletubby crowd, with terrific results.
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