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  1. 232-Help and United Way to Offer Financial Literacy CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The United Way of Acadiana and 232-Help are partnering to offer individuals and families a chance to achieve financial stability through free Money Smart classes as part of the United Way of Acadiana's Earn Save Succeed financial stability campaign. The program will offer a free four-hour course, taught by local financial professionals, on Tuesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 30 in the 232-Help conference room located at 1005 Jefferson St. The two-part course will last two hours each day and will begin at 5:30 pm.


  2. Mikaela Shiffrin charms Vail Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vail Daily News

    If you're a skiing star, from the valley, and talk to the Vail Town Council, people are going to want pictures. Mikaela Shiffrin, fourth from right, Tuesday talked about her experiences at the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships.


  3. Town of Matthews v. WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | FindLaw

    Appeal by Plaintiff from judgment entered on 11 March 2014 by Judge F. Donald Bridges in Mecklenburg County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals on 20 January 2015.


  4. Neil Young, Jerry Garcia, Ozzy Osbourne and Other Sing to Mother Earth on Her BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Today is Earth Day and another big day is approaching as well-Mother's Day on May 10 so Music Times decided to bring both together and look up the music acts that have paid tribute to the most important mother of them all: Mother Earth. We've got performances from Grateful Dead affiliates, Neil Young and Ozzy Osbourne.


  5. Heavies mob the latest big name booked in for Hitchin's Rhythms of the World stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Crow

    Organisers of June's Rhythms of the World festival have added three names to the bill for the Hitchin Priory weekend of music and more. Acid funk pioneers the Brand New Heavies, a band given the thumbs up by the late Godfather of Soul James Brown, are the marquee name in the top trio of confirmations for the two-day programme.


  6. Greyboy Allstars close Spring Back to Vail on Sunday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Vail Daily News

    The San Diego-based quintet started making raucous, funk-leaning music in 1994 as part of an album release party. They're still at it and will perform today for Spring Back to Vail's final concert, which is being held immediately following World Pond Skimming Championships.


  7. Fresh snow on slopes greets Vail's closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Vail Daily News

    It wasn't the 2-foot blizzard Loveland enjoyed, but a few inches here was enough to delight skiers and snowboarders on Saturday. While the Continental Divide was getting blasted with snow on Friday, people like the dozens of Greyhound passengers stuck in Vail scratched their heads and looked up at sunny skies.


  8. A jazzy afternoon in East OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Jersey Journal

    EAST ORANGE - On April 19 students in the Cicely Tyson High School of Performing & Fine arts will present the 2015 Jazz Appreciation Month Concert. The concert will feature performances by the Cicely Tyson School Jazz Band with a guest appearance by the vocal group "Cloud Nine."


  9. Bluey, "Saints and Sinners" from Life Between The Notes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Something Else! Reviews

    The premier acid jazz group Incognito and its founder Jean-Paul "Bluey" Maunick are essentially one and the same, but that inseparable identity doesn't keep Bluey from making music under his own name. Life Between The Notes gives the veteran guitarist, composer and vocalist a chance to pursue different avenues in music, but fans of Incognito won't feel left out because his commitment to soul-drenched jazz remains firm with his solo work.


  10. Names keep on coming for Leeds arts festivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. As previously reported by the Yorkshire Evening Post, acid jazz and funk outfit The Brand New Heavies will headline the festival's closing night Playground Party event in the grounds of Garforth Academy on July 11. The East Leeds FM arts organisation has also been confirmed to run a second stage featuring music and spoken word performers from across the city and beyond.


  11. TRISTAN 'Full Power'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Westcoastmusic

    With the successful release of our debut album "Full Power" it's been like a chain reaction of positive response, reviews and airplay. Tristan hit nr.1 onthe UK soul-charts and got to do a whole bunch of great live performances as headlining act as well as being the support band for Incognito.


  12. Greyboy Allstars To Perform Hendrix Bold As Love AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | JamBase

    Greyboy Allstars have announced they will cover Jimi Hendrix's Axis: Bold As Love album in its entirety on April 24 at Tipitina's in New Orleans. The five-piece will be joined by special guests Grupo Fantasma at Tip's on the 24th.


  13. Southport Weekender 52 - Butlins, Minehead - 8th-10th May 2015 PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 |

    Southport Weekender 52 follows one the best ever event in its prolific 28 year history. Everything about last year's SPW 50, the amazing artists like Chaka Khan with Incognito, the fantastic DJs like Carl Cox and Derrick Carter and the amazing Southport veterans, mixed with the brilliant Southport Weekender crowd, just took the event to another level.


  14. Leeds arts festival ready for brand new summer soundRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Acid jazz and funk band The Brand New Heavies were today revealed as the headline act for the annual summertime festival's closing night Playground Party, which will be held in the grounds of Garforth Academy.


  15. Danny Shead, Appellant v. The State of Texas, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | FindLaw

    Proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis, Appellant, Danny Shead, is contesting the trial court's denial of his Motion to Rescind Order to Withdraw Inmate Funds filed in each of the above-referenced cause numbers. a Appellant is incarcerated for offenses relating back to the 1990s.


  16. What to Put On Your Feet Between Boots and SandalsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Racked

    Does anyone else feel unreasonably tortured by the prospect of wearing boots for one more freaking day when the Gregorian calendar is trying to tell us its spring? It certainly isn't sandal weather, yet, at least not for most of the country . So what the hell are you supposed to put on your feet to get through the day-nay, the season?! Deep breath.


  17. REVIEW : Mad Dog Mcrea / Sam Green & The Midnight Heist / Sound Of The SirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 |

    Tonight Exeter's Phoenix is busy, both live venues are being utilised tonight for sold out events. Upstairs in the Voodoo Lounge there's a show for the Vibraphonic festival by Jo Harman, however we're here to see three locally based acts topped by Mad Dog Mcrea who bring their blend of 'Irish 'music to Exeter to celebrate the arrival later this week of St Patrick's Day, as has now become traditional for them.


  18. Martha and the Vandellas set for Mouth of Tyne FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | News Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Motown stars Martha Reeves and the Vandellas will top the bill on July 12,and will be joined by 1980s chart regulars The Christians and acid jazz group James Taylor Quartet.


  19. Mouth of the Tyne Festival 2015: Who's on when and how to get ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    There's a full and diverse lineup for North East music fans to lap up this summer with local and world renowned talent on the bill Lisbon and Jack Savoretti are the latest names to be added to the bill for this year's Mouth of the Tyne festival. The local pop quartet and the critically acclaimed singer/songwriter will play Playhouse Whitley Bay on July 9 and 10 respectively and there's a host of other acts lined up for your musical delectation.


  20. Reviews: Carleen Anderson, Andy Sheppard, Clarke Peters, by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    CARLEEN Anderson comes from the gospel singing tradition of the American South, her godfather was James Brown, who her mother, soul singer Vicki Brown, used to sing with in the 60s and 70s, so it isn't surprising that she has become one of the most powerful vocalists around. Relocating to the UK in 1990 she and her band The Young Disciples were signed by the Talkin' Loud label in the Acid Jazz scene of that era and she has collaborated with many top names.