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  1. Lynsey De Paul Dead At 64Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago |

    The veteran pop star, who was the first woman to win an Ivor Novello songwriting award, passed away at a hospital in London on Wednesday morning after suffering a brain haemorrhage. Her longtime songwriting partner Barry Blue has paid tribute in a message posted on, writing, "I can't really take this tragic news in... We were like brother and sister for over 40 years.


  2. Queen of Soul says new covers album feels freshRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... radio," she said in an interview on Wednesday. "I don't think I have ever been as excited as I am now." The Queen of Soul, who sat next to longtime collaborator and album producer Clive Davis, held a listening for the album at the 92nd Street Y, a ...


  3. 'Soul Time' and Vince Peach celebrate 30 years of broadcastingRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | ABC News

    Vince Peach has marked 30 years hosting, arguably, the world's longest-running soul music radio show, Soul Time , on Melbourne community radio. The show started in 1984, two years after Peach migrated from Liverpool, and he has been behind the microphone each Wednesday on 106.7 PBS FM since its inception.


  4. Stevie Wonder to helm 2014 Hollywood Christmas ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Indian Express

    Veteran singer Stevie Wonder has been tapped to serve as the Grand Marshal of the 83rd annual Hollywood Christmas parade in Los Angeles. The 64-year-old 'Superstition' hitmaker will lead America's largest festive celebration on the streets of LA on November 30, reported Variety.


  5. Trigger Hippy brings its soul-drenched sound to SLO Brew on Oct. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Times SLO

    I've been checking out videos online of Trigger Hippy, the new soul-drenched collaboration by Jackie Greene , multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osbourne , Black Crowes co-founder Steve Gorman , Nick Govrik , and Tom Bukovac . Having just seen Jackie Greene a couple months ago when he opened for the Tedeschi Trucks Band, I know he's in excellent form as of late, and this twin vocalist attack with Osbourne sounds downright righteous! Trigger Hippy-featuring Jackie Green, Joan Osbourne, Black Crowes co-founder Steve Gorman, and others-plays SLO Brew on Oct. 5. This is a rock band by way of R&B, soul, Al Green, and Stax Records - gritty and soulful.


  6. Vernon's posted eventsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Duke City Fix

    ... two albums, and was recently voted "Best New Singer/Songwriter of 2011" by Albuquerque the Magazine. Influenced by 60's soul, pop, folk and rock music, Shane's songs are tender and soulful and with his organic yet fluid voice Shane draws you into a ...


  7. BernhoftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    A household name in his native Norway, Bernhoft has made inroads in the U.S. with distinctly left-of-center blue-eyed soul.


  8. Tickets on sale now for PHSC performing arts seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The Sounds of Soul performs hits from Motown and beyond on Jan. 24, the second show in the PHSC Foundation 2014-2015 performing arts series. Individual and season tickets are now on sale for the Pasco-Hernando State College Foundation 2014-2015 performing arts series at the PHSC Performing Arts Center, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey.


  9. The Good EyeWe had no idea K bler-Ross wrote 'The Story of Austin Style'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    ... in the triple-digit price range, because just look at that weave. 4) Depression How could you be so blind? Fashion is a soul-sucking waste of planetary and personal resources. You begin to wonder what problems in your life perhaps the world! you ...


  10. Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal & More Begin Previews in The Real Thing on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Broadway

    It just got real for Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Tony winner Cynthia Nixon and Josh Hamilton, who begin performances in the revival of Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing on October 2. Directed by Sam Gold, the show will officially open at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre on October 30. The Real Thing tells the story of Henry , a successful playwright who is unhappily married to Charlotte , the lead actress in his current play about a marriage on the verge of collapse. When Henry's affair with their friend Annie threatens to destroy his own marriage, he discovers that life has started imitating art.


  11. Julianne Moore Touched By Alzheimer's SuffererRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... of... The stars came out for the New York premiere this week of Get on Up, starring Chadwick Boseman as Godfather of Soul James Brown. He... In case you've had no access to WiFi since the weekend (poor thing), the big thing is the first teaser ...


  12. Dionne Warwick, Reduced To An EssenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... are from Warwick's popular '60s catalog of Burt Bacharach and Hal David tunes, but the album also dips into her 1970s soul records, when she worked with such R&B songwriters as Isaac Hayes and the power trio of Holland-Dozier-Holland. Farris and ...


  13. This week -- Published Oct. 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | RecordNET

    It touches on key aspects of his career, ranging from Tyson's 1986 championship victory over Trevor Berbick - a title he defended 26 times - to his tabloid troubles with substance abuse, a rape conviction, jail time and that infamous ear-biting episode. Now 48, Tyson survived a tough childhood in Bedford-Stuyvesant, N.Y. His re-telling has been shown regularly on HBO and biographical films were released in 1995 and 2013.


  14. Gianni Vancini Releases 'Get Your Groove On' And Plans For The FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OnlinePRNews

    ... popular single, also entitled "Get Your Groove On", ranked on the Smooth Jazz Network's top 20 chart and features soul singer Kenya Hathaway, the daughter of acclaimed Chicago soul performer Donny Hathaway. The album also features GRAMMY-nominated ...


  15. One-man show leads musical experience with live loopingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    CHICO >> Touring the country with his guitar and a digital mixer, Zach Deputy's own brand of self-described "island-infused, drum 'n' bass, gospel-ninja-soul," has won him an ever-growing fan base that turns out for his playful, upbeat shows. Hailing from South Carolina, Deputy finds musical inspiration in everything from the calypso and Afro-Cuban records his mom and grandmother used to play, to Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, and modern-day hip hop.


  16. Raul Midon Returns With 'Don't Hesitate'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Billboard

    At one point in the insightful 2009 film Still Bill , the legendary Bill Withers is shown co-writing a song with fellow singer/songwriter/musician Raul Midon . Now the pair's collaboration is ready, in Midon's words, "for public consumption."


  17. Concert preview: Grammy winner Booker T. brings soul to Festival PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Immortal hits like Green Onions and Time Is Tight rightly earned Booker T. & The MGs a star in the black music galaxy. But those songs were only part of a much longer story for the Memphis-born multi-instrumentalist, producer and influential pioneer of southern soul Booker T. Jones.


  18. Aretha Franklin covers Adele on LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Metro Times

    Aretha Franklin will release her new album on October 21st, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics , which will include the cover of Adele's "Rolling in the Deep." The studio version of the cover hit the internet the other day, with generally positive reviews.


  19. End The Abuses Against Girls And WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    President Jimmy Carter talks about abuses against girls and women around the world and discusses what can be done about the problem. President Carter is interviewed by Sally Quinn and David Ignatius.


  20. SoundbitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Tucson Weekly

    Although it's theoretically for students, I'm not sure anyone's going to try to stop you if your college days are behind you from seeing Aloe Blacc at a free "Welcome Back!" show on the UA Mall this Friday, Oct. 3. Aloe's still riding high off the success of "The Man," a song you've probably heard in the background of a million sports montages and "Wake Me Up," his collaboration with Avicii, but once upon a time, he was a hip-hop guy with an interesting take on Bill Withers-esque soul with a touch of social commentary, but his major label debut "Lift Your Spirit" polished his songs to an uncomfortable amount of sheen . But, hey, as music programmed for college students goes, this is a pretty solid show.