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  1. Kylie Minogue, Grace Jones and Chic for BSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Music-News.com

    A fabulous and fierce line up will throw the party of the summer in London's iconic Hyde Park with music legends Kylie Minogue, Grace Jones and Chic feat Nile Rodgers Prepare for an unforgettable day of floor-filler hits with two queens of the club and the man who pioneered disco, performing tunes you just can't get out of your head. With many more incredible hit-makers to be announced in the coming months, Your Disco Needs You! The universally adored Kylie is unquestionably one of the top pop entertainers on the planet, famed for her fabulous and extravagant live shows.

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  2. Live Review: A Funkified Tribute To Sly At The FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    ... Throughout the night, nine different bands tackled the iconic record, with a new band coming up for each song. The funk is very much alive and this was a showcase for the torchbearers. Since Stand brilliantly blended musical styles and blurred ...

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  3. Exclusive: Gov't Mule Premiere 'Hottentot'...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Billboard

    When Gov't Mule paired with John Scofield during Sept. 1999 for a pair of shows in Georgia, Warren Haynes acknowledges it "was definitely a head-scratcher" for the Mule's then-burgeoning fan base.

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  4. NAMM 2015:10 Things We LearnedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OC Weekly

    ... super hard. His Friday night set packed the pavilion, which sparked a night of hard partying up and down Harbor Ave. -Funk was the word of the evening; Anaheim Plaza was the venue. Members of Grammy-winners Snarky Puppy helped us get down in epic ...

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  5. Kylie Minogue to headline British Summer Time Hyde ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | National Ledger

    Kylie Minogue will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park. The 'All the Lovers' hitmaker has been announced as the third headliner for the series of performances in London with support provided by Grace Jones and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers.

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  6. The Beat Goes On Playlist Sat 25/01/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Today FM

    Andrew Wyatt 14. In The Middle Of The Night-Jacques Renault 15. You Got What It Takes-Bobby Thurston 16. Boy U Turn Me-Late Nite Tuff Guy 17. Walking On Sunshine-Rocker's Revenge 18. Secret Sunday Lover-Ignition 19. Situation-Yazoo 20. You Make Me Feel -Sylvestor 21. Let Me Down Easy-Rare Pleasure 22. Keep On Jumpin'-Musique 23. Southern Freeez-Freeez 24. Moody-ESG 25. Losing My Edge-LCD Soundsytem 26. Not This Time-The 2 Bears 27. Love Has Come Around-Donald Byrd 28. You Can't Hide From Yourself-Teddy Pendergrass 29. Take Your Time -S.O.S Band 30. Looking Up To You-Michael Wycoff 31. Trippin' On Your Love-The Staple Singers 32. Search For The Inner Self-Jon Lucien 33. California-Marlena Shaw 34. Two Sides Of Sympathy-Greg Wilson

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  7. Kylie To Headline Huge Hyde Park Summer ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sky News

    The singer says she has "great memories" of previous performances in the park and "can't wait" to go back in June. Popstar Kylie Minogue has been named as the headliner for the third night of a series of outdoor concerts taking place in London's Hyde Park this summer.

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  8. Cue the screams! Kylie's a headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Gay Times

    Calling all the lovers, the ruling queen of Oz is headlining British Summer Time at London's Hyde Park. Joining the undisputed icon Grace Jones and the godfathers of funk Chic and Nile Rodgers, Kylie's set is sure to have everybody clamouring to the front row.

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  9. Kylie to headline London's Hyde Park gigRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    SHE'S the would-be suicide bomber on death row convicted of taking part in a terror attack which killed dozens. Now Islamic State militants want Sajida al-Rishawi freed.

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  10. Kylie to headline British Summer Time Hyde ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Kylie Minogue will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park, with support from Grace Jones and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers. The 'All the Lovers' hitmaker has been announced as the third headliner for the series of performances in London with support provided by Grace Jones and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers .

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  11. Kylie announces major Hyde Park summer gigRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    She will top the bill the for one night of the British Summer Time event, alongside a line-up which features Grace Jones and Nile Rodgers with Chic. Minogue's appearance has been announced after she was named Australian Of The Year in The UK at a ceremony in London at the weekend, during the annual Australia Day Gala.

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  12. Review: Eric Church rocks Phoenix with 'Outsiders' tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    Review: Eric Church rocks Phoenix with 'Outsiders' tour Concert review: Eric Church brought a giant inflatable devil to Phoenix Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1C24dIp Eric Church brought a giant inflatable devil to US Airways Center and never once removed his trademark shades. But Church's "Portrait of the Artist as a Total Bad-ass" image didn't stop the rising country star from grinning like a schoolboy at the end of nearly song Saturday as he basked in the applause or while delivering that line on the chorus of "Guys Like Me" about how "it's hard to believe that girls like you love guys me."

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  13. Widespread Panic Begins Panic In La Playa CuatroRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JamBase

    Once again, Duane Trucks was back behind the kit filling in for Widespread Panic drummer Todd Nance. Duane first performed with the band for the duration of their fall tour and also was on drums for the New Year's Run.

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  14. Denise van Outen: Fame, family life and being 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    Testing times can bring out the best in people - and Denise van Outen seems to have come through the 18 months since her marriage break-up with flying colours. The Basildon -born TV presenter describes herself as "healthy, happy and fulfilled" as she speaks of the past ups and downs of her personal life, about turning 40, and how recently she found new romance.

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  15. Groove Armada lead latest Isle Of Wight Festival line-up additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NME

    They head up a long list of new additions for the event, with Chicks On Speed, Coasts, Ruen Brothers and Pretty Vicious also set to appear between June 11-14 at Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight. Other new additions include Visconti & Woodmansey with Glenn Gregory, Ben Montague, Bethia Beadman, Claydon Connor, The Carnabys, Germein Sisters, Little Eye, Honey Ryder, The High Kings, King Eider, Pronghorn, James Walsh, and Tim Arnold.

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  16. Not My Job: We Quiz Funk Legend George Clinton On The British ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WNYC-AM New York

    George Clinton, the founding father of funk, is the creator of the bands Parliament and Funkadelic.

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  17. Kenny Chesneya s a oeTil Ita s Gonea Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CMT.com

    Capping a 17-week climb, Kenny Chesney 's "Til It's Gone" now stands at No. 1 on Billboard 's country airplay charts.

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  18. Marky Mark And The Uptown Funky BunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Eating breakfast in a tiny cafe, at a glance, you wouldn't think Mark Ronson was currently among the most-listened to artists in the world. His song Uptown Funk, featuring Bruno Mars, has spent five weeks at number one in the UK - stepping down briefly for X Factor winner Ben Haenow at Christmas - and with more than 2.5million plays on the likes of Spotify and Deezer, it's also the UK's most-streamed.

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  19. 15 Reasons Why I'm Already Addicted After My First Jam CruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Live Music Blog

    ... This is not an understatement. I don't know if the musical potency aligned but it was some of the best jazz and funk improvisation I've seen all in once place - ever - from "The Spot" to The Jazz Lounge to the Pool Deck and all hot tubs in between. ...

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  20. Music in New Orleans for Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015: The Soul Rebels play Marvin Gaye, D'AngeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Times-Picayune

    ... for this show, will recreate the music of Marvin Gaye and D'Angelo. Opening the show is Good Enough for Good Times, the funk/groove band that features bassist Rob Mercurio and guitarist Jeff Raines of Galactic. Trumpeter Eric Benny Bloom spends much ...

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