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  1. Cleveland spending $500,000 as host of rock hall inductionRead the original story

    6 min ago | Washington Times

    Cleveland will spend $500,000 toward the cost of hosting the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 30th annual induction ceremony on April 18. The Northeast Ohio Media Group reports the subsidy was approved by Cleveland City Council on Monday. The city paid the same amount in 2012 when it last hosted the ceremony, which also rotates to New York and Los Angeles.


  2. Vanilla Fudge's Carmine Appice Says Band's New Covers Album Is Full of SurprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WJZW-FM Washington

    Vanilla Fudge is back with a fresh sonic confection, a brand-new studio effort titled Spirit of '67 that features the veteran rockers putting their own unique spin on classic songs that date back to the year the band released its debut album. Drummer/singer Carmine Appice explains that for the new record, he and his band mates followed the same formula that made Vanilla Fudge famous: Take well-known songs by other artists and render them almost unrecognizable by reworking their structure, melody and instrumentation.


  3. Tony Miceli -- The Third Annual World Vibes Congress Creates Waves in Asbury ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... many of whom had never played together or even met, formed quartets with stalwarts, bassist performing "Body and Soul." Just when you thought the tide was going out, Miceli and Ware rode in on one final perfect wave. The unavoidable end to a perfect ...


  4. Richie wants a roof for GlastonburyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BBC News

    Lionel Richie, who is playing Glastonbury for the first time this year, says he cannot understand why the British stage outdoor festivals. "Why would you have a festival when you're not sure if it's going to rain?" the soul star asked the BBC.


  5. Parrot kidnapper leaves poison pen letter in pet Joe Joe's cage after break-inRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bedford Today

    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. A woman has made a desperate plea after her pet parrot was kidnapped - and a poison pen letter threatening to kill it left in the cage.


  6. Karl W. Davis and The Sweetpeas' Latest Release, 'It's High...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... as a charismatic and passionate soloist, but as the only white member of an all black congregation and choir. Blues and soul music became Karl's life. Travelling and performing on the Chitlin' circuit from Virginia to Florida, Karl honed his ability ...


  7. Today in Rock: March 3Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    On this day in 1947 future singer/songwriter and record producer Jennifer Warnes is born. Also on this day future keyboardist for Mott The Hoople and The Strawbs "Blue" Weaver is born.


  8. Bradford fundraising family plan 1970s theme for annual ballRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A BRADFORD family who have raised more than A 110,000 in eight years in memory of their father have taken inspiration from the 1970s for this year's annual ball. The Mistry family made A 12,700 at last year's Soul and Motown themed dinner dance and hope to make even more this time round, says Harkishan Mistry.


  9. Maury, Princess Anne girls win big, set up 5th meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Cavaliers and Commodores will meet for the fifth time this season after both cruised in Group 5A South Region quarterfinal games Monday night at Kellam. The Cavaliers' total was the first 100-point performance of the season in South Hampton Roads.


  10. Gladys Knight to headline Chrysler HallRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... been over the top. She's tasteful always, her music straddling the fence between sophisticated pop and sweaty urban soul. The one time she has strayed from the formula, when she attempted jazz and pop standards on 2006's "Before Me," her core ...


  11. Review: Love is tested in 'The Mystery of Love & Sex'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Love and sex are both pretty big topics, and while Bathsheba Doran's new play, "The Mystery of Love & Sex," illuminates both with gentle humor, it's also about how secrets can test the bonds of friendship and love. Lincoln Center Theater commissioned the play from Doran, who also wrote "Kin" and is a writer on the HBO series, "Boardwalk Empire."


  12. The Voice Recap: Chair-iats of FireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TVLine

    OK, sure, a straightforward just-the-facts edit might rob producers of the ability to create narrative ebb and flow over the course of two-hour episodes, but there'd be undeniable advantages, too. Take tonight's installment, in which soul-stirring blues rocker Kimberly Nichole managed to turn only two chairs, while significantly less-promising vocalists got three or four coaches vying for their affections.


  13. Tarr takes SCC stageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... Cynthia Tarr & Band will perform a range of musical styles, including ballads, shuffles, cha-cha, rock and roll, soul, and even a bit of jazz. Tarr has been singing and writing songs professionally for more than 25 years. Bassist (and husband) Cliff ...


  14. Review: Long Beach Playhousea s a The Real Thinga is muddled with few profound momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    Noah Wagner as Henry and Louisa Dienst as Charlotte star in Long Beach Playhouse's "The Real Thing." Photo by Michael Hardy Photography Tom Stoppard's “The Real Thing” is a very British look at the married life of a playwright - more than a bit autobiographical.


  15. Bungled notice scuppers music piracy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A bungled warning notice sent under the three-strikes copyright regime means an alleged music pirate is off the hook for a $1600 fine. In the latest case decided by the Copyright Tribunal, a Telecom customer was accused by Recorded Music NZ of sharing Amy Winehouse song Body and Soul , Clean Bandit's Rather Be and Lana Del Ray's West Coast .


  16. Luke James, RO James, George Tandy Jr., and BJ The Chicago Kid oh myRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... his demolition of the mic. Needless to say he did not disappoint. The "Honey" singer let them have it. He is a very old soul with vocal control that most other artists both male and female for that matter within his age range just don't possess. At ...


  17. Aretha Franklin returns to Nokia Theatre L.A. Live for one night only.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... musical and cultural icon known the world over simply by her first name: Aretha. The reigning and undisputed "Queen Of Soul" has created an amazing legacy that spans an incredible six decades, from her first recording as a teenage gospel star, to ...


  18. Tuxedo's Debut Album Offers a Flashback to '70s Soul SoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KQED

    ... name evoking that '70s era, although he wasn't even born until 1979. Nonetheless, he's done several albums of smooth soul, with Curtis Mayfield , Isaac Hayes and even Barry White among his inspirations. The original material they've made here as ...


  19. Diane Lane Back on Stage in LCT's "Love & Sex"Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NBC New York

    Oscar nominee Diane Lane makes a rare New York stage appearance in "The Mystery of Love & Sex," a complex and gratifying family drama that illustrates the fallout of following a misguided path but promises it's never too late to turn back and start over. Action in the four-character play by Bathsheba Doran begins during a dorm room dinner that college students and childhood pals Charlotte and Jonny are throwing for her parents, a native southerner and tightly wound transplanted Jewish New Yorker .


  20. Knoxville Opera hosts a Gypsies, Tramps and Thievesa martini partyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves, named after two gypsy themed operas that will be performed by the Knoxville Opera this season, will be held from 7:00 p.m. to midnight on Saturday at the International, located at 940 Blackstock Avenue in Knoxville. The event, will feature a tarot card reader, palm reader, fortune teller, wine wheel, belly dancers, belly dance lessons, aerialist performers as well as the band Soulfinger.