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  1. Red Bank: Thunder in the ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Red Bank Green

    The assembled voices of Celtic Thunder take it to the Count Basie stage on Thursday, for a "Very Best of" extravaganza engineered to keep our collective Irish up in April. It's technically not a St. Patrick's Day event, not even one of those post-Pat's curtain calls and codas that keep the Wearin' o' the Green fresh for one more wash cycle.


  2. Hollywood Bowl Adds Tuxedo & Moses Sumney to Roster for Summer Concert Season, 6/28Read the original story

    34 min ago |

    ... to attend UCLA at age 20, he taught himself to play the guitar and gingerly started performing on campus, writing soul-infused folk tunes using guitar and layered arrangements built on loop pedals. While Moses was searching to record his music for ...


  3. Northern Soul and Motown Night debut at Kidderminster social clubRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    A KIDDERMINSTER social club will host its first Northern Soul and Motown Night tomorrow, with the iconic sounds heard in the early venues of the northern soul heyday. The event will be held at the Gilt Edge Social Club, in Zortech Avenue, on Friday, April 3, from 8pm.


  4. Saxman Maceo Parker's in townRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    South African jazz, soul and funk enthusiasts will be thrilled to know that the artist who recorded such albums as Roots Revisited, Mo' Roots and Life on Planet Groove, alto saxman Maceo Parker, will be playing one concert in Pretoria and one in Joburg next month. Parker honed his funky style when he was an integral part of the James Brown band in the 1960s and then formed his own group in 1970.


  5. Soul-jazz Juno nominee signals her arrival to VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... I could make sense of." The Signal has received rave reviews since its release. Radio Cologne in Germany called it "a soul-groove masterpiece and one of the big releases of 2014," while Something Else in the U.S. touted it as "the most important ...


  6. Grammy Winner Serving As Court Officer In U.s. Footballer's Murder TrialRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    The former New England Patriots player has been embroiled in the case since 2012, when he allegedly killed two men in Boston, Massachusetts during a drive-by shooting. Hernandez was slapped with two counts of first-degree murder last year , and his trial is currently ongoing in Fall River, Massachusetts.


  7. Tickets on sale for Trentham summer concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... will love Abba Reunion ( August 1). Completing the line-up, Trentham will be transformed into a Boogie Wonderland' for Soul & Motown on August 8, rocking 'All Night Long' with A Tribute to Meatloaf & AC/DC (15 August). There's a The Take That ...


  8. bowieRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WIXY-FM Champaign

    ON THIS DAY IN 1966: David Bowie's first single, "Do Anything You Say," backed with "Good Morning Girl," was released in Britain. 1992: Billy Idol pleaded no contest to punching a woman in the face.


  9. Today in History for April 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    Highlights of this day in history: Slobodan Milosevic arrested; American forces invade Okinawa; Nazi Germany begins persecuting Jews; Soul singer Marvin Gaye is shot to death by his father. Today in History for April 1st Highlights of this day in history: Slobodan Milosevic arrested; American forces invade Okinawa; Nazi Germany begins persecuting Jews; Soul singer Marvin Gaye is shot to death by his father.


  10. Alex James praises Florence WelchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    The Blur bassist revealed the 'Shake It Out' hitmaker - who is known for being the lead singer of Florence + the Machine - is the ''best'' musician he has ever been able to work with, and believes the public haven't yet heard what she is capable of. Speaking about the star, he said: ''[She's the] best singer I've worked with and possibly the best I've ever heard.


  11. Joseph Ellison, subway troubadourRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    A subway troubadour, he performed alone and in a trio, belting out Motown classics with a dollop of hot-buttered soul. He made people stop and kids clap.


  12. John the Conqueror Premieres 'Gimme Gold' from Alive...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    ... of other great rock hybrids, such as punk, garage, psychedelic and power-pop, not to mention more recently even R&B, soul and funk... or in other words, one well-rounded record label. On April 18th, as part of Record Store Day, Alive Naturalsound ...


  13. Marvin Gaye's Sister Zeola Sets The Record Straight On Reported...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Gaye poses for a portrait leaning against a mo-ped scooter in circa 1967. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) Soul singer Marvin Gaye enjoys an ice cream cone as he strolls down the boardwalk in circa 1965 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. ...


  14. Julia Morris reveals whittled down figure as she returns to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... cutting down on sugar and committing to daily exercise sessions 'at gun point' she joked in an interview with Body & Soul magazine. 'Laugh what is left of my ass off': The 43-year-old appears to have lost weight following her almost two month stint ...


  15. TEN29 Releases New Song 'Speed Of Light'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Giovanni Amato. The duo creates eclectic music by using a variety of styles and genres in their work, including: pop, soul, funk and R&B. They love pushing the boundaries of musical genres and hope their "feel good" style will create a new found ...


  16. Quebec singer Bobby Bazini ready to share his soul with the rest of CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... to come here and play. I want to play everywhere. I want to bring my music as far as I can," says the 25-year-old soul-drenched, retro roots singer on the other line from Vancouver. "I'm using the success that I've have in Quebec and the money that ...


  17. Legends concert coming to RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Brook's hit song Sweetest has climbed up the charts and has 2015 Grammy ballots in four categories. "Somewhere up in soul heaven, father Jackie Wilson must be as proud as a peacock over his long lost son, Bobby Brooks Wilson," said Vogt, producer of ...


  18. We Never Lose the Feel: Gladys Knight & the Pips Reunite with the Hustle ManRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    By 1977, Gladys Knight & the Pips had already been in the business for a quarter of a century, starting out in their native Atlanta and paying their dues on the chitlin circuit at the dawn of the '60s. Though the group rarely gets credit for it, they were instrumental in helping shape the sound of modern soul, blending elements of doo wop, the blues and, of course, gospel.


  19. Cream Premiere: Anna Haas' 'Eyes Open' Lets a Little Sunshine In [Fresh Track]Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    ... of guest musicians. On this particular track, Nashville's eight-voice female a capella group Forte Femme backs up Haas' soul shouting with rich gospel harmonies. Haas and band celebrate the EP's release with an all-ages show tonight at 3rd & ...


  20. Jose James, Yesterday I Had the BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stereophile

    ... year, and James whisks a blend of sorrow, desire, and wistfulness into such anthems of achy romance as "Body and Soul," "I Thought About You," "Lover Man," "Fine and Mellow," and, leading things off, "Good Morning Heartache." James has chops-check ...