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Arcade Fire, one of the world's most popular modern-rock troupes, has been a regular presence in the Bay Area in recent months.
Then again, I guess you could argue that all hip hop is funk-based. As George Clinton once said, "Funk is the DNA of hip hop."
Jazz is a predominantly instrumental music, but its most recent trends are clearest in recordings by vocalists, such as the new releases by Freda Payne and Kellylee Evans.
Rhythm and blues legend Gladys Knight and the iconic Kool & the Gang bring soul, funk and fun to the Hollywood Bowl, Friday and Saturday, August 8 and 9, 2014, at 8:00 PM.
Views from the Hawke's Nest: ECW Hardcore Heaven 1997 Posted by TJ Hawke on 07.28.2014 Sabu vs. Funk vs. Douglas II August 17, 1997 Fort Lauderdale, Florida Joey Styles was running down the lineup for the show, but he was interrupted by Rick Rude .
Drawing on influences from the great funk masters Herbie Hancock and Parliament Funkadelic, as well as contemporary bands like Umphrey's McGee and Lotus, Philadelphia-based funk band The Royal Noise is a self-described "relentless funk dance party."
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Journey is the top name on the bill, ready to delight its faithful fans with such favorites as "Lights," "Don't Stop Believin'" and "Open Arms."
Celebrated as a landmark piece of American theatre with iconic songs including 'Summertime', 'I Got Plenty of Nothing' , 'I Loves You Porgy' and 'It Ain't Necessarily So', Porgy and Bess will be directed by Regents Park Open Air Theatre's Artistic Director Timothy Sheader , with a book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks and a musical score adapted by ... (more)
Last week we reported on the announcement of the 2014 Outside Lands Night Shows, which will take place in the Bay Area between August 6 and 10. One of the shows which immediately caught our attention was the SuperJam featuring Kool & The Gang , scheduled for August 10 at The Independent in San Francisco.
Con Funk Shun may not be exactly like the swallows at Capistrano and appear once every year.
What do you get when you take six Brooklynites influenced by everything from P-funk, Hip-Hop, and Soul and put them on a stage with lights and mics? A satisfying ensemble of rhythm and harmony, better known as The Pimps of Joytime.
That's why nothing stops us from enjoying late-night outings jam packed with great music and wild memories, not even an empty wallet.
Last chance! Kiel Johnson's "Urban Sprawl Project: River Front" is among the work in "Watchmen: Surveillance and The Flaneur," which ends Saturday at the Torrance Art Museum.
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