The Finest Films Made by India's Women Directors
As we celebrate International Women's Day, we look at some at female directors, who have aced the craft of filmmaking.
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Wednesday Mar 5
After seven years, heirs still not determined in James Brown estate
After seven years, when will the courts resolve the critical question: who are the heirs of entertainment legend James Brown? The importance of that question was emphasized by recent pleadings in an appeals case by Newberry resident Adele Pope - and a plea from one of Brown's DNA-proven granddaughters for education funds.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Great Falls Tribune
Montana attorney submits initiative to fill Senate vacancies by special election
A Helena attorney submitted a ballot initiative proposal Tuesday that would change Montana law to remove the power of filling U.S. Senate vacancies from the governor and instead require special elections.
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.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Summit Daily News
A&E briefs: Live music for Mardi Gras in the mountains
Special to the Daily Funky Johnson will play a Mardi Gras show at The Goat in Keystone on Tuesday, March 4. From the metropolis of Summit County comes a funk outfit with tasty vocals, virtuosic guitar grooves, solid bass and tight drum beats.
The Daily Music Break: James Brown
I can't think of a performer as intense as James Brown in terms of both talent and personality.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
JAMES BROWN: James Brown, the Godfather of Soul, performs with singers Rick James, left, at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, in this June 11, 1991.
Exclusive: Chadwick as 'Sex Machine' James Brown
After portraying baseball great Jackie Robinson in 42 , Chadwick Boseman is tackling the Godfather of Soul, James Brown, in a new warts-and-all biopic from the director of The Help , and ET's Rocsi Diaz is exclusively on the Mississippi set of Get On Up to get Chad's take on the legendary music icon! In theaters August 1, 2014, Get On Up takes a ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Charles Bradley's borrowed soul
On Saturday night I reviewed Charles Bradley's show as part of the New Zealand Festival .
The Huffington Post
The Apollo Theater's Legendary Amateur Night
The ghettos, factory towns, and dusty crossroads of America are filled with dreamers.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Northwest Music Scene
Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, James Brown, More Achieving Postage Stamps
The United States Postal Service is unveiling new stamps that will be rolled out in the next two years, According to a The Washington Post.
One disappointing imitation of soul
American soul singer Charles Bradley arrives to the stage in a red suit that wants to find the middle ground between Elvis in Vegas and Eddie Murphy in Delirious but is just thrift-store knockup.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
The Georgetown Times
Georgetown District Sons of Allen offer annual tribute to African American women
Hundreds of people attended the 17th annual Tribute to African American women on Saturday evening in the Glisson Center at Bethel AME Church of Georgetown.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Charles Bradley: Heart and soul
Success and recognition have come late for American Charles Bradley. At 65, he only released his debut album three years ago.
Steve Jobs may appear on US postage stamp
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Expanding Their Legacies: Jimi Hendrix, Wilt Chamberlain Slated for Postal Stamps
Nothing like having career receipts that add up to a legacy worth commemorating via your likeness on a postal stamp.
Half the City - St. Paul & The Broken Bones
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Thu Feb 20, 2014
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
A Motherlode of a Week
Dear Humboldt, our local talent bookers have been going a little nuts making sure you have no excuse to stay home.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
REVIEW: a About Last Nighta
About Last Night opens cold to the funky sound of James Brown's "Sex Machine," which is good because a) that song is awesome and b) it lets you know this remake has more "movin', doin' it, you know" on the brain than the 1986 original .
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Jill Scott Talks 'The Voice,' James Brown Biopic and New Album
Tapped as guest mentor for Team Usher on the sixth season of NBC's "The Voice" -- which kicks off Feb. 24 -- Jill Scott has also been busy juggling two other major projects: a co-starring role in the James Brown biopic "Get On Up" and a new album for Atlantic.