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47 min ago | Whittier Daily News

a Get on Upa director Tate Taylor keeps it Southern with James Brown biopic

It had been three years since Tate Taylor directed his big Southern history hit “The Help,” and he just hadn't found the proper follow-up film.


Related Topix: The Help, Black Entertainment, James Brown, 42, Chadwick Boseman, Anderson, SC

5 hrs ago | Brighouse Echo

Good Times: DJs, fun days, quizzes and more

Rachel Bray with staff Ross Howarth, Anthony Mortimer, Jan Stoutt and Stuat Pitchers, at Jeremey @ The Boathouse, Wharf Street, Brighouse.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Motown, Watches

9 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

Samuel L Cool J: Gospel Claws' Joel Marquard Unleashes His Retro Soul Supergroup

Plenty of bands profess bizarre origins, but few are quite as violent as Samuel L Cool J. According to the Phoenix-based group, lead vocalist Haendel Balzora and rhythm guitarist Joel Marquard teamed up after assassinating each other's respective gang leaders, "Bernardo" and "Tony."


Related Topix: Motown, Music, Entertainment

13 hrs ago | American Baby

Celebrity Baby Names: Jason Sudekis and Olivia...

It's a boy for former SNLer Jason Sudekis and actress Olivia Wilde, who welcomed Otis Alexander on Sunday-he's the first child for the couple.


Related Topix: Otis Redding

Wed Apr 23, 2014


Meet Sade: your next favourite Kiwi singing sensation

New Zealand's next singing sensation could be an Auckland teenager who will soon be jetting off to LA to take part in a prestigious Music Immersive program after beating 1400 contestants from around the world for a spot.


Related Topix: Joss Stone, New-Age, Body + Soul

WKXW-FM Trenton

Late Show [4/23] Do You Feel the Plan to Tax E-Cigarette Tax Plan is BS? [POLL]

Live from the Jim Gearhart Broadcast Facility somewhere in the wilds of the Garden State, it's New Jersey's ONLY ALL LIVE -ALL LOCAL-ALL NIGHT SHOW, with me, Jersey Guy Ray Rossi - "el rey de la noche" - merely a guy with a microphone, transmitter, and internet connection.


Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ

Commercial Dispatch

Our View: Muscle Shoals: There's still a message in the music

On Monday, PBS aired the documentary "Muscle Shoals," presented as "the incredible true story of a small town with a big sound."


Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Black Entertainment, Aretha Franklin, Opinion

The Huffington Post

Panache Desai: 3 Secrets to Loving Your Every Emotion

You may think by hiding your sorrow, denying your fear, or stifling your anger you've crafted a mighty shield between you and your pain.


Related Topix: The Emotions

Asbury Park Press

Ray, Goodman and Brown equal good times in Neptune

"Ain't no party like a Neptune party," exclaimed Larry "Ice" Winfree of Ray, Goodman and Brown at the group's show Saturday, April 19 at Hamilton Banquet Hall in Neptune.


Related Topix: Ray, Goodman & Brown, Big-Band, Neptune, NJ, Asbury Park, NJ

BBC News

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