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Shreveport Unscene! honors local music legend 'The Record Man'
Shreveport music lovers and art fans flocked to Texas St. in downtown Saturday, for this month's Unscene! event, honoring legendary Shreveport music producer and local record store owner Stan Lewis.
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Maureen Dowd: In need of swag, home and abroad
President Barack Obama pulled a Quayle on Thursday night at a White House performance by the women of soul and muffed the title of Aretha Franklin 's anthem.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
NBC, CBS Cover Obama Spelling Flub; ABC Out to Lunch
Viewers of ABC's morning and evening newscasts on Friday would have been left unaware of President Obama's gaffe of elementary proportions during a White House concert on Thursday evening.
'Women of Soul' Wow White House
President Barack Obama greets Patti LaBelle after she performed "Over the Rainbow" during the "In Performance at the White House: Women of Soul" in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, March 6, 2014, hosted by President Barack Obama, and first lady Michelle Obama.
Dan Quayle moment? Obama flubs spelling of 'respect'
In a throwback to the latter's infamous misspelling of the word "potato," Obama accidentally misspelled "respect" while introducing singer Aretha Franklin during a tribute to "Women of Soul" at the White House Thursday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Midday open thread: Clearing the shelves, printed houses, pipeline approved
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Franklin rocks White House, Bono makes plea for European unity
The White House rocked out on Thursday as soul singers spanning different generations performed for a "women of soul" concert.
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Idina Menzel's name changed to 'Adele Dazeem' on If/Then playbill after John Travolta's Oscars error
Was Botox to blame for NBC's Bob Costas 'Olympic pink eye'? Host, 61, faces claims that beauty treatment took him off air Divorced father ordered to pay HALF his daughter's $225,000 Ivy League law school tuition after SHE cut contact with him 5 years ago Author of Goldman Sachs insider Twitter account loses book deal after it is revealed he never ... (more)
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Parker Jr: Hollywood star 'unreal'
The 59-year-old musician, best known for writing and performing the Ghostbusters theme tune, gave a rendition of the song, accompanied by his electric guitar, during his induction into the Category of Recording in Los Angeles.
The Notea s Must-Reads for Friday, March 7, 2014
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Obama Shows His R-E-S-P-E-C-T for "Women of Soul"
He bobbled the spelling, but President Barack Obama had nothing but R-E-S-P-E-C-T for the "women of soul" who shook and rattled the rafters of the White House on Thursday night.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Aretha Franklin, Patti LaBelle headline White House concert
PERFORMING FOR THE FIRST LADY: Patti LaBelle is among those invited to perform at the I'm Every Woman event.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
National Public Radio
First Lady Bringing Soul Singers To White House
First lady Michelle Obama is bringing together an impressive group of female artists for a White House concert celebrating women of soul.
Obama to host 'Women of Soul' concert
The latest in a series of White House concerts celebrates women and soul music. President Obama and first lady Michelle will host an "In Performance at the White House" event on Thursday featuring Aretha Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Soulful Stephanie makes her debut
Stephanie McCourt, who is based in London, recently signed with record label Unstoppable Music Group and is currently finishing her debut EP Stephanie is the granddaughter of life long Dundalk FC fan Jim Mc Court and her father is Christopher McCourt who moved to London over 20 years ago.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Beach Boys, Heart, Aretha Franklin coming to Ohio State Fair
APRIL 24: Musicians Brian Wilson, Al Jardine, Mike Love,and David Marks perform during the Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Concert Tour at the Anselmo Valencia Amphitheater on April 24, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona.
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Photos: Local Concert Celebrates Jazz and Soul
Rhonda Benin sings during the Just Like a Woman concert held at the Solano County Events Center in Fairfield, Sunday.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
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Flashback: Aretha Franklin Catches The Holy Ghost Mid-Performance, Snatches Her Own Wig
Being the AARP appointed sex kitten of the Hometown Buffet early bird lunch rush would seem like a lot of pressure for Aretha Franklin , but when the Queen of Soul is called upon to give a live performance she steps up to the plate and always delivers a great show full of spaghetti straps greatness.
Untitled Supper Club to Host Aretha Franklin Tribute with Brooke and the Nice Things, 3/19
In honor of Aretha Franklin 's birthday, Untitled Supper Club will pay tribute to the Lady of Soul with a night of live soul music by Chicago's very own Brooke and the Nice Things covering a selection of her greatest hits.