1 hr ago
Old Soul Never Dies: A Quirky, Historical Cleveland Record Label Gets New Life
History is written by the victors. That's why you've heard of Motown or Stax Records and not Cleveland's own soul upstart, Way Out Records.
5 hrs ago
Notts: Win tickets to the Magic of Motown
Celebrating 50 years of UK number one hit singles, the Magic of Motown is coming to Nottingham's Theatre Royal with its all-new Reach Out 2014 Tour this autumn.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
SummerStage on Staten Island: Felix Hernandez, Lisette Melendez, Boogaloo Assassins, Joe Bataan to headline free concerts
Every year, City Parks' SummerStage series presents an eclectic mix of fine musicians, dancers and spoken word artists from around the world in free all-ages performances in green spaces throughout the five boroughs.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Detroit owns a piece of my soul
As I prepare to leave Detroit, Michigan, today and head back to New York after attending the Netroots Nation 2014 gathering of bloggers, I'm thinking about the multi-faceted meanings Detroit has for me, not as simply a visitor, but as a political activist, ethno-historian and a person raised in black American culture.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Mingo Fishtrap - "On Time"
The band name sounds like a character from a Dickens novel or Popeye comic strip.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Medford Mail Tribune
Rogue Valley Experience: Detlef Eismann
The first time I heard Detlef Eismann sing it was 1987. My first thought when I heard this unbelievably gifted singer was that he should be recording at Stax Records or Motown.
Berry Gordy Jr. will be among Motown names at the premiere event.
Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson will be among the VIPs who will attend a special gala premiere performance of 'Motown: The Musical' on Oct. 22 at the Fisher Theatre.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Soul Purpose Band performing benefit concert for the Gilmore Center on July 26
The Soul Purpose Band, featuring Dave Penn of Thomaston , is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a benefit concert for the Gilmore... The Grains of Sand, another classic soul, beach and Motown playing band from Athens.
Washington Township Senior Trips Planned
Washington Township has scheduled two senior bus trips for any seniors looking to get out and enjoy an afternoon or evening with others.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Motown comes to K-Town
If you love Rhythm & Blues, Soul music, and the BIG Motown hits from groups like The Temptations, Sam & Dave, Wilson Picket, Stevie Wonder, James Brown and Aretha Franklin, then you won't want to miss this show.
Slow Club Release New Single 'The Pieces' Out In The Uk August 25th 2014
After their storming set at the 100 Club last night, Sheffield duo Slow Club are set to release their sublime new single 'The Pieces' August 25thon Caroline.
Nights out in Reading: RISC, London Street
RISC is an upstairs venue with a large, open plan dance floor hall, separate bar and outside terrace area.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Fitz & the Tantrums on pop music and counting Adam Levine as a super fan
When John Wicks and his bandmates started Fitz and the Tantrums, they never expected to play music festivals like Coachella and Lollapalooza and top the alternative charts.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Get your Groove On
In just a week, the rhythmic soulful sounds of Motown will float over the core of Kelowna! From the Masters of James Brown to the tenderness of The Temptations - renditions of this famous Detroit sound will fill the Gateway 21 Show Room at Lake City Casino! Saturday July 19th will be the big show, with a nine piece band fronted byyes, you guessed ... (more)
La'Domour suggest Pure Hood XXXTACY then 'Get Laid'
La'Domour, pronounced La'de-a-mour, aka, Myron Thurmond created this unique fashion of music we know as Alternative R&B.
Salt Lake Tribune
Out and about: Big reggae, jazz and country festivals coming up
Jazz music plays for two nights, on two stages, in an event that goes back to 2001.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Camping, beer and music at Seven Sisters Fest
While singing "Shenandoah" with his sixth-grade choir, "I remember the moment when the sections sang their notes right and this beautiful chord came out," Blevins recalled, comparing the experience to his first sugar rush.
Wethersfield Vocalist Jolie Rocke Brown Releases 'Rock Of Ages'
Jolie Rocke Brown, a gifted, versatile vocalist from Wethersfield who's as much at home soaring on opera arias and celestial hymns as she is getting down with funky blues and earthy jazz, just might, at long last, have the whole world in her hands thanks to her new soulful album, " Rock of Ages : Hymns for the Soul."
This is The West Country
Exeter BNC Choirs Celebrate Summer
Launched in 2011, the two Exeter choirs have grown exponentially in versatility and range, showcasing great musical diversity and continually widening repertoires, performing a range of Pop, Soul, World, Motown and Rock.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Best Bets, July 10, 2014: Harry & the Hitmen, Mammatus, Drivin' South
It's a Santa Cruz local band showcase. All six members of soul and Motown band Harry & the Hitmen are multi-instrumentalists.