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  1. Sight and Sounds Autumn's musical moviesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... it pays particular attention to the Nigerian musician's political influence. Get on Up (21 Nov) This biopic of James Brown, which traces his rise from poverty to soul godfather status, won praise for its relatively unknown lead, , who brings ...


  2. Flo Gris showcases folk art from Fenimore Museum, painted chestsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Day

    ... ca. 1825, attributed to Ammi Phillips and, right, Portrait of Laura Hall, ca. 1808, by traveling portrait artist James Brown. The Fenimore Art Museum boasts a vaunted collection of American folk art - and the Cooperstown, New York, site has loaned ...


  3. The Sound of Saturday: Music Makers Behind SEC Nation Know The Territory.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Dawg Sports

    ... Some people tweak the playlist depending on the opponent. Some people simply will not enter the stadium until James Brown's "Dooley's Junkyard 'Dawgs" is played while they eat a plate of pasta salad while standing three steps to the left of their ...


  4. Saratoga Race Course: Moreno meets familiar foesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Gazette

    By Bill Cain Gazette Reporter Eric Guillot's phone rings ... it's James Brown.


  5. James Brown biopic not so boffo at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    ... willing to sacrifice friendships for a lucrative deal. He made his entourage, even long-time friends, call him "James Brown" and he could be abusive with his wife. The film depicts his vintage moves on stage; the splits and that signature strut that ...


  6. Watch: Six Moments from the James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Film Comment

    When people think of James Brown, they think of his unforgettable charisma behind the mic and on the stage.


  7. Reading/Q&A/Book Signing with Daryl BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Spokane 7

    James Brown, The Godfather of Soul may be the most misunderstood man in the last century.


  8. 10 under $10 - Fri, 29 Aug 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    Reading/Q&A/Book Signing with Daryl Brown 7 p.m. today, Auntie's Bookstore , 402 W. Main Ave. Daryl Brown remembers his legendary father - the late Godfather of Soul, James Brown - in his memoir "Inside the Godfather."


  9. Watch James Brown Turn 'Sex Machine' Into A Ramen CommercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | MTV

    ... Internet just wants to do us all a solid and bring us a wee bit of curious joy. Today's such instance is this James Brown ramen commercial , sung to the tune of "Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine," one of his most well-known songs. Timely, ...


  10. Summer Movie Journal #6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... A- Get On Up (2014; dir. Tate Taylor)- In his magnificent and perceptive 2006 Rolling Stone profile "Being James Brown", Jonathan Lethem made the following claim: "James Brown is, like Billy Pilgrim in Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five, a man ...


  11. Galactic super heroes and a James Brown bio open this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Examiner.com

    ... PG-13. Get On Up - Chadwick Boseman , Viola Davis , Dan Aykroyd . He was known as the Godfather of Soul, but James Brown influenced rock and roll, as well. In fact he was a huge influence on modern singers with his ability to sing and dance, his ...


  12. Magic Dick and Shun Ng transport listeners to 'groove land'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | SeacoastOnline

    ... been what I strive for as a musician and performer. We want to give them an experience. SPOTLIGHT: I've seen the James Brown cover "Papa's Got a Brand New Bag" that you guys filmed and published online. What else are you guys doing? Are you writing ...


  13. Listen to FaltyDL's Session for Beats in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | XLR8R

    ... show, the artist born Drew Lustman weaves together a diverse mix of tracks, touching on cuts from AndrA s, James Brown, Aphex Twin, Shanghai Den, Doc Daneeka, Lee Gamble, and-of course-a few productions of his own during the course of the mix. ...


  14. Check Your Hat and BoogieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Wall Street Journal

    ... The focus remains on the children, with bold close-ups that leave almost everything else beyond the frame. James Brown, known as Soul Brother No. 1, hosted his own variation on "Soul Train," called "Future Shock." But Brown was underexposed in the ...


  15. Daryl Brown, son of James Brown, visits La Canada to talk father's biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | La Canada Valley Sun

    Through words and recollections, the spirit of James Brown was resurrected Monday evening as local fans came to Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse to learn more about a new biography penned by the famed singer's son.


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    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Phoenix

    ... that's the end of his convention. With licks like Albert King and Ben Harper and vocals from the funky school of James Brown, Ghent's southern soul is worth a close listen. (Sunday 3:45 pm) Speaking of JB, Bradley had a job impersonating him at NYC ...


  17. Uma Thurman is cryptic about Tarantino relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | ContactMusic.com

    ... stars came out for the New York premiere this week of Get on Up, starring Chadwick Boseman as Godfather of Soul James Brown. He... Quentin Tarantino star shows no sign of relenting. The ridiculous (it's the best and only word to describe him) ...


  18. Music of soul legends being performed at Sturmer HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    The show, on Saturday from 8pm at Sturmer Hall, will feature Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Tina Turner, Michael Jackson, Barry White, Lionel Richie and many more.


  19. Summer in the city with the Bruce Marshall BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    ... and nominations. His resume is long and includes sharing the stage with BB King, the Marshall Tucker Band, James Brown, Joe Cocker and the Beach Boys. Next Thursday, August 28, 2104, the Summer in the City series comes to an end with a final ...


  20. Lincoln Center's James Brown Fest Showcases Peak Human AchievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Village Voice

    Is it overselling it to claim that James Brown's 18-minute performance on 1964's The T.A.M.I. Show rivals the moon landing as the choicest footage of human achievement of the 1960s? Stanley Kubrick couldn't fake this: Hot-footing in a crisp, checkered vest and jacket, Brown connected the world of then to the world of now.