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The Week In Pop: Aloe Blacc's Spirit-Dampening Star Turn
"Don't chase the money," Aloe Blacc intones, in a Sam Cooke croon over a Stevie Wonder romp, about halfway through his new album Lift Your Spirit .
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The Citizens' Voice
Michael and Ray Savokinas opened their Pittston pizza shop in 1964 with little more than a dream of owning their own business.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Natchitoches singer impresses judges, joins Team Shakira on NBC's 'The Voice'
The restaurants on Front Street generally are crowded, the people often in a celebratory mood, and Monday night was no different.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Charlie Oxford, JD Eicher And Russell Howard Play At The Camp House March 24
It's not often in post-millennium times that an 11-year-old guitar player has his life changed through hearing an iconic 1960s soul song.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Soul singer Jesse Dee to perform at The Press Room
Boston-based soul singer, songwriter and guitarist Jesse Dee will perform at The Press Room in Portsmouth on Saturday, March 1, in support of his Alligator Records debut CD, "On My Mind/In My Heart."
Tue Feb 25, 2014
50 Years Ago Tonight: Cassius Clay Beats Sonny Liston, Co-Starring Malcolm X and Sam Cooke
Today marks one of the most momentous nights in 1960s history. No, not another Beatles performance on Ed Sullivan but young Cassius Clay whipping aging bad man Sonny Liston to take the heavyweight crown in a huge upset--paving the way for his decades at the forefront of American sports and culture and politics.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
8 Great Hard Rock Bob Dylan Covers
Bob Dylan is one of the most covered musicians of all time. Widely regarded as one of the most talented songwriters in history, Dylan's material has lent itself to a huge variety of interpretations.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
50 years of change Sam Cooke wanted and some he didn't
Fifty-one years ago, Sam Cooke and his band were denied rooms at a Holiday Inn in Shreveport, Louisiana thanks to that state's adherence to racial segregation laws then prevalent throughout the "Jim Crow" South.