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1 hr ago | Salt Lake City Weekly

Rhythm & Blues Rendezvous

Brian Kelm, host of KRCL's Red, White & Blues show since 1980, has high praise for the blues.


Related Topix: Soul, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Music fest will pay tribute to Levert brothers

On Saturday, two of Cleveland's soulful music exports and beloved icons will be feted in an evening of R&B music with a purpose.


Related Topix: Levert, R-N-B, Cleveland, OK, Miki Howard, Gerald Levert, Black Entertainment

Willamette Week

South Carolina Shrimp 'n' Grits: They Call it "Breakfast Shrimp"

The state: South Carolina is a bit of a hothead as states go. Its scions include a president who defied the Supreme Court by relocating the Cherokee Nation, a senator who championed the policy of nullification for federal laws he didn't agree with, and the Godfather of Soul himself, James Brown.


Related Topix: South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Black Entertainment, James Brown, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q

The Florida Times-Union

Ticket Tracker: Earth, Wind & Fire returning to St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Lead singer Philip Bailey and bass player Verdine White lead Earth, Wind & Fire as they perform during the 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, Sept.


Related Topix: Earth, Wind & Fire, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Philip Bailey

The Macon Telegraph

Guitar art unveiled on Sunset Strip will pay tribute to Otis Redding

The memory of soul icon Otis Redding will be honored with a Gibson Art Guitar later this month on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, Calif.


Related Topix: Otis Redding, West Hollywood (West Hollywood, CA)

'They Have that Motown Sound'

The Legends of Motown Old School Tribute show captured the look, the sound and the feeling of being at a Motown concert.


Related Topix: Al Green, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

The News Tribune

Ready for the red carpet

The world premiere of the Tate Taylor-helmed James Brown biopic starring Chadwick Boseman will be July 21 in New York City, followed by an opening in Brown's hometown of Augusta, Georgia, July 24. The majority of the motion picture - which depicts the life of the Godfather of Soul from the time he was 5 years old until he was 60 - was shot in and ... (more)


Related Topix: Natchez, MS, Black Entertainment, James Brown, Chadwick Boseman


Utopia to bring R&B sound

Utopia, a R&B band that specializes in classic rhythm and blues dance music, is up next in the Main Street Live lineup.


Related Topix: McMinnville, TN, The Temptations, Warren County, TN

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Orlando Weekly

This Little Underground: Pup bites back at OW

The idea of someone playing acoustic in a place where music isn't the spotlight is seldom a thing that warrants the attention of serious music heads .


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Sam Cooke, Music, Entertainment

KURB-FM Little Rock

John Legend, Sheryl Crow, Aloe Blacc & Cee Lo Green to Appear on New Smokey Robinson Duets Album

Duets with Elton John and James Taylor had already been announced as highlights of Smokey & Friends , the upcoming album of duets from Motown legend Smokey Robinson .


Related Topix: Legend, Aldorlea Games, Video Games, Cee Lo Green, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Smokey Robinson, Black Entertainment, Christian Music, The Miracles, Aerosmith

Break Stream Remix Of 'Right Back' By Dr Meaker Ft. Sian Evans [Listen]

Break has remixed 'Right Back' by one of the most exciting live dance music acts to emerge from the UK in recent years, Bristol's favourite bass collective, Dr Meaker.


Myrtle Beach Online

Yeah!' Joe Nichols marks another hit summer at Alabama Theatre in North Myrtle Beach

Joe Nichols, as seen on the cover of his latest CD, "Crickets," on Red Bow Records, will sing such hits as "Yeah" and "Sunny and 75" in concert at 7 p.m. July 17 at the Alabama Theatre in North Myrtle Beach.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, North-Myrtle-Beach, SC, Joe Nichols, Country, The Temptations, Education

The Township Journal

70s Soul Jam

Get down with the best of 70s Philly soul, featuring The Stylistics , Harold Melvin's Blue Notes and Blue Magic .


Related Topix: The Stylistics, Blue Magic, Entertainment

Voice of America

Mary Gauthier Sings of 'Trouble & Love'

Over 17 years and seven albums, Mary Gauthier has earned a reputation for baring her soul in song.


Related Topix: Candi Staton

Prince, Questlove, Nile Rodgers and more: 6 great musical moments from the 2014 Essence Festival

The 2014 edition of the Essence Festival broke attendance records, thanks to an added fourth night of concerts in the Superdome and the biggest sell-out crowd ever, on July 4, for long-awaited returning headliner Prince - who was welcomed by a Dome lit up in purple and a crowd dressed in his favorite hue , too.


Related Topix: Erykah Badu, Black Entertainment, Disco, Chic, Music, Entertainment

The Jersey Journal

Summerfest 2014 to offer free outdoor concerts at Liberty State Park

The Jersey City Division of Cultural Affairs has partnered with The Friends of Liberty State Park and Liberty House Restaurant to hold Summerfest 2014 throughout July and August, offering the public free outdoor concerts.


Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ

Learning The Music Biz At The Otis Redding Camp

Stefan Billups, center, listens as Steve Moretti gives him feedback on his song during the Big "O" Singer/Songwriter Camp.


Related Topix: Otis Redding

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Now You See It: Attempted kisses lead to disses

Kissing should be like riding a bike, you never forget how. Therefore, it can get awkward when your puckered lips get left hanging.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Black Entertainment, Erykah Badu

WTVR Richmond

Zack Artis provides feel-good acoustic music

Zack Artis returns to the studio for two great performances. This year, Zack has opened for The Temptations as well as for Vince Gill.


Related Topix: The Temptations

The Jersey Journal

Alice Tan Ridley comes to Centenary Stage in Hackettstown

With a star-studded concert series at Centenary Stage Company this summer, it is no surprise that they should now be celebrating the birth of a new diva, Alice Tan Ridley.


Related Topix: Hackettstown, NJ, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Blues, Etta James, Recreational Vehicle, Award