Rock Hall Anniversary: Issac Hayes' Hot Buttered Soul
AUGUST 5: Isaac Hayes performs on the Open Air stage during the third day of the Big Chill music festival at Eastnor Castle Deer Park in the Malvern Hills on August 5, 2007 in Herefordshire, England. In the 1960s, R&B and soul music was defined by labels such as Motown and Stax, as well as artists including Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding and the Temptations.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
'Beehive' a fun, well-performed night of music of the '60s at Birmingham's Virginia...
You've got Aretha Franklin, Connie Francis, Lesley Gore, the Supremes - any number of big-name acts of the 1960s. They're all part of "Beehive," which runs through Sept.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Pick Six: Aretha Franklin, Imaani, Rosanne Cash, more
Aretha Franklin, State Fair. The 72-year-old Queen of Soul lived up to her billing: soulful, spiritual and sassy, an American treasure.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Soul-singing magic at the Half Moon this weekend
Expect hits like Respect, Rock Steady and Natural Woman and some lesser-known tracks to please loyal, long-standing fans of the Queen of Soul. Lizzie Deane lives in Putney and has worked with a number of other soul and pop artists throughout her career, drawing comparisons to Dusty Springfield, Janis Joplin and Lisa Stansfield, as well as Aretha Franklin.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
New Haven Independent
Vibes Bring Parks Alive
Ricky Draughn leaned into the microphone, members of his ensemble behind him poised at their instruments.
Sound Off World Premiere Exclusive: Morgan James Sings 'Baby, I Love You'
MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL standout, notable rising Broadway player and Epic Records recording artist Morgan James performs an impressive cover of R&B classic "Baby, I Love You" in a new video now available to view exclusively on BroadwayWorld.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Braintree and Witham Times
Music of soul legends being performed at Sturmer Hall
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.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Aretha Franklin at the State Fair, 8/22/14
A sharp, piercing sun was setting as the Grandstand was beginning to fill up Friday night.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
17-piece superband and the music of Michael Jackson
As well as playing most Mondays at the Drake Hotel, Toronto's soul/funk/Motown ensemble St. Royals who perform in various formations do weddings, private events, and, sometimes, pretty special tribute nights.
The Florida Times-Union
Book Review: Remembering the distinctly Southern sound of Muscle Shoals
Three months ago, a veteran "sound doctor" emailed me about a new documentary titled "Muscle Shoals" that was about to be shown on PBS and then briefly archived on the PBS website.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin rules the fair
Aretha Franklin performed at the State Fair Grandstand. ] firstname.lastname@example.org in Falcon Heights Min., Friday, August, 22, 2014.
The best Twin Cities concerts this weekend: 8/22-8/24
Katy Perry with Kacey Musgraves Target Center Katy Perry rose to top of the pops status on the strength of a few standbys--spectacle, hooks, sexual innuendo--plus an eccentric, party girl public persona that can shine as bright as her piercing blue eyes.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Music spotlights: Aretha, Tim McGraw, Katy Perry and more
As is her wont, Aretha Franklin will sing a few of her classics and showcase her considerable interpretive powers at the grandstand.