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The ways tattoos can get you into trouble

The Sri Lankan authorities have ordered the deportation of a British tourist because she had a Buddha tattoo on her arm.


Related Topix: Sri Lanka, World News, Asia, Religion, Buddhism, Travel, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel, Asia Travel, Black Entertainment, Erykah Badu, Japan Travel

Tue Apr 22, 2014

News 12 WRDW

Fans wanting James Brown movie shown in Augusta asking for Governor Deal's help

Even though James Brown made Augusta and Beech Island his home, the Get On Up movie, about his life wasn't filmed here.


Related Topix: Augusta, GA, Black Entertainment, Nathan Deal, James Brown, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Capital Weekly

Soul mining

Miles Davis: Miles at the Fillmore -- Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series Vol. 3 . Trumpeter Davis may not fit the usual definition of soul, but surely his music is filled with it.


Related Topix: Miles Davis, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Funk, Sly & the Family Stone, James Brown, New York

Untitled to Tribute James Brown with Get Up With the Get Downs, 5/7

Each month Untitled Supper Club continues its new tradition of celebrating a legendary American artist during their birth month with a night of live music tribute from a favorite Chicago artist.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, James Brown, Chicago, IL

City Paper

Soul Man

There may be many people bopping around inside Baltimore's young R&B bandleader Bosley Brown, but if you've only heard his music or seen his large ensemble live, watched his highly polished music videos, heard him interviewed on the radio, or visited his website, you might just see the prancing pop peacock.


Related Topix: Marvin Gaye, Music, Entertainment

The Hartford Courant

Reader Submitted: Mind, Body And Soul Classes Offered At Acc

Asnuntuck Community College 's Continuing Education department will be offering a multitude of courses related to Mind, Body and Soul this summer.


Related Topix: New-Age, Body + Soul, Windsor Locks, CT

WIBX-AM Whitesboro

James Brown Classic Gets a Mellow, Perfect Update

California duo Pomplamoose have put their distinct spin on songs as diverse as doo-wop classics to Earth, Wind and Fire jams for a few years now.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, James Brown, Earth, Wind & Fire, R-N-B

Tony Winner Jennifer Holliday to Perform at Nyc's Back To The Eighties Show, 5/17

On Saturday, May 17th, Ms. Holliday will join the fun live on stage with Jessie's Girl-the world's ultimate 80's tribute band-as she performs her signature ballad, "And I Am Telling You I Am Not Going," in addition to several other classic 80's hits alongside the band.


Related Topix: Jennifer Holliday, The 80'S, Pop/Rock, Theater, Arts


The Palace Theatre Announces New Concert

Maxwell , the platinum soul star known for his brilliant, show-stopping performances, has announced his 35-plus date Summer Soulstice Tour will be making a stop at Albany's Palace Theatre at 8pm on Wednesday, July 9. The concerts mark his first major tour dates since 2010 and his first concert at the Palace since his knock-out show in July, 2009 , ... (more)


Related Topix: Motown

Star Tribune

Jazzy soul man Jose James strikes balancing act in hometown show

Welcome to Artcetera. Arts-and-entertainment writers and critics post movie news, concert updates, people items, video, photos and more.


Related Topix: Al Green, Black Entertainment, Entertainment

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Bay Area Dance Week: What to see

Martha and the Vandellas recorded "Dancing in the Street" 50 years ago, but the epochal Motown hit could easily serve as the theme song for Bay Area Dance Week, which unleashes the region's vast and disparate terpsichorean resources over the next 10 days.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, San Jose, CA, Theater, Ballet

The Diamond Roads in the rough

The possibilities of rock 'n' roll once seemed endless. Managing to be at once cool, forward-thinking and even popular, the style felt like it would last forever.


Related Topix: Canada, Sam Cooke, Black Entertainment

Top 5 obscure American poets for National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month , first inaugurated in the United States by the Academy of American Poets in 1996.


Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, York, ME

Norwalk Citizen News

Celeb birthdays for the week of April 27-May 3

April 27: Actress Anouk Aimee is 82. Announcer Casey Kasem is 82. Actress Judy Carne is 75. Singer Cuba Gooding of the Main Ingredient is 70. Singer Ann Peebles is 67. Singer Kate Pierson of The B-52's is 66. Singer Herbie Murrell of The Stylistics is 65. Guitarist Ace Frehley is 63. Singer Sheena Easton is 55. Actor James Le Gros is 52. Bassist ... (more)


Related Topix: The Stylistics, Ace Frehley, Pop/Rock, Kiss, Sheena Easton, James LeGros, Entertainment

KATC-TV Lafayette

Morgan City's Rhythms on the River Spring 2014 Line-up

"Rhythms on the River" is a live music series held for nine weeks every Friday beginning after Easter each spring.


Related Topix: Morgan City, LA, Events, Louisiana, Motown, Pierre Part, LA, Thibodaux, LA


Motown National Tour Extends Chicago Engagement to August

The national tour of Motown The Musical , which launches April 22 in Chicago, has extended its engagement for an additional four weeks at the Oriental Theatre.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Dance, Michael Jackson

The Baltimore Sun

Story of Muscle Shoals: A passionate mix of music, race and pop culture magic

If you want to see a documentary made with passion and guaranteed to rock your soul at least two or three times before the final credits roll, don't miss "Muscle Shoals" at 9 tonight on WETA-TV , Washington's PBS outlet.


Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Wilson Pickett, Blues, Etta James, Percy Sledge, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, R&B, R-N-B, Entertainment, Television


Kelis Serves a Soul Buffet From Space on Surreal, Tasty 'Food'

Kelis has done a lot of strange things with soul music over the course of her career, from aggro-screaming "I hate you so much right now" over sugary Neptunes beats to examining motherhood from the perspective of a dance-pop cyborg.


Related Topix: Motown

Sun Apr 20, 2014

New Berlin

Conan O'Brien Trumpet Player Mark Pender Meet and Greet, April 26 at Cascio

Cascio Interstate Music SuperStore, 13819 W. National Avenue in New Berlin, presents a Meet and Greet with trumpeter and vocalist Mark Pender on Saturday, April 26 from 11am - 1 pm inside the store.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Gladys Knight, Gladys Knight & the Pips, New York

Flicks Flashback: Quentin Tarantino's epic 'Kill Bill' hits the decade mark

Two-part movies became the in-thing around the time of "The Matrix" movies, but as usual director Quentin Tarantino knew how to put his own mark on the technique.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Flashback, Video Games, The Undisputed Truth, Oblivion, Western, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies