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Happy Birthday Joe Strummer - " We Really Miss You Right Now
Yesterday, August 21, we celebrated the birthday of a legend. More than just a rock star.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Liam Bailey Releases Debut LP 'Definitely Now' Today
Flying Buddha announces the release of Definitely NOW - the debut album from UK soul/rock singer Liam Bailey.
Peter Collins: 'Inspirational teachers who are not solely...
Well, I don't know about you but I'm sick, tired and weary of reading about super "A" students.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Long time comin': Sam Cooke's brother releases a classic-that-never-was
He wouldn't have been the first Cooke to make it, but he was sure he was going to be the second: in the 1960s, L.C. Cooke, the sixth child of a preacher and a housewife-and the little brother of influential syrup-voiced crooner Sam Cooke-was a man on the rise.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
James Brown and Sam Cooke clearly provided inspirational templates for the Brooklyn soul veteran, whose gutsy sound evolved from childhood church choir through a lifetime of nightclub singing.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
National Public Radio
A Lost Piece Of Soul History Appears
In the early 1960s when soul star Sam Cooke had his own record label, SAR, he recorded songs by his younger brother, L.C. Cooke.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Music, meth & more offbeat shows hit Chicagoland this summer through September
David Bowie's wild past will always come back to haunt him as long as his ex-wife Angie keeps dishing on his colorful past.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
A Grammy Conversation: The State Of R&B
Last month, The Recording Academy held "A Grammy Conversation" on the current state of R&B music at the West Hollywood Soho House.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Darrian Ford Sets Chicago Concerts for Next Month
Darrian Ford brings the music of "The King of Soul" Chicagoan Sam Cooke alive in THE COOKE BOOK - The Music of Sam Cooke at City Winery at 8 p.m. on August 4 and at Lincoln Hall at 8 p.m. on August 29 and August 30. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at citywinery.com and lincolnhallchicago.com .