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Herb Alpert

Herb Alpert
Born: Mar 31, 1935 in Los Angeles, CA
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: One of the most successful instrumental performers in pop history, trumpeter Herb Alpert was also one of the entertainment industry's shrewdest businessmen: A&M, the label he co-founded with partner Jerry Moss, ranks among the most prosperous artist-owned companies ever established. Born March 31, 1935, ...Read full biography
Whipped Cream & Other Delights
Released: 1965
Label: High Coin
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Building upon South of the Border's (1964) Top Ten success, Herb Alpert dismissed the contingency of Los Angeles-based studio instrumental all-stars, which he had christened the Tijuana Brass. Because ...Read full review
The Lonely Bull
Released: 1962
Label: High Coin
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The colossus that is A&M Records starts right here with the first album by the 1960s instrumental juggernaut known as the Tijuana Brass. True, there was no "Tijuana Brass" per se at this time; just Herb ...Read full review
Select winners from the 56th annual Grammy Awards
Jan 26, 9:13 PM EST
Select winners from the 56th annual Grammy Awards
Herb Alpert's totem sculptures on display in NYC
Jan 23, 4:15 PM EST
Jazz musician Herb Alpert's totem sculptures on display in NYC park near Lincoln Center
Obama to award arts, humanities medals to 2 dozen
Jul 3, 3:18 PM EST
George Lucas, Frank Deford, Herb Alpert among 2 dozen to be honored for arts, humanities work
Celeb birthdays for the week of March 31-April 6
Mar 27, 10:01 PM EST
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 31-April 6