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Downtown Sounds Presents Soul Sound Revue in Glen Cove Friday

Soul Sound Revue will perform Motown hits at Friday's Downtown Sounds concert at the Village Square, located at Glen and Bridge Streets in Glen Cove, Friday at 7:30 p.m. The group has performed with, The Temptations, the Marvelettes, The Chi-Lites and Wilson Pickett, and performs regularly at Mohegan Sun Casino and Resort in Uncasville, ... (more)


Related Topix: Glen Cove, NY, Soul, The Chi-Lites

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Herald

Temptations Review coming to Genesee

Tickets for the Temptations Review Featuring Dennis Edwards go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29. The group performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., Waukegan.


Related Topix: Soul, Waukegan, IL, Ticketmaster

KRRQ-FM Lafayette

Kem Says with His New Album, "Promise to Love," He's "Keeping the Light On for R&B"

This week saw the release of Kem 's new album, Promise to Love , his first effort in four years following 2010's Intimacy: Album III .


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Kem, Jazz, Soul

Wed Aug 27, 2014


The411 with Sherlene Shanklin: Muhammad Ali Center's benefit concert featuring Bruno Mars

The411 with Sherlene Shanklin: Over the last few years we have seen a surge in entertainment in the city of Louisville.


Related Topix: Dance, Bruno Mars, Pop/Rock, Louisville, KY, Gaming, Churchill Downs Incorporated, Churchill Downs, Soul, Music!, Drama Movies, The Temptations


Soul Asylum brings melody with meaning to Mohegan

There isn't a lot of soul in the music of Soul Asylum. At least not in the musical sense.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Soul Asylum, Marvin Gaye, Soul

Boston Herald

Just listen: 'King of the Fools,' The Curtis Mayflower

Boston's super soul band The Curtis Mayflower have flipped the script on The Temptations' "Ain't Too Proud to Beg."


Related Topix: Soul, Motown, Donny Hathaway, Music, Entertainment

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Times Bulletin

A little help with NPAC ticketing

I have always avoided grouping concerts in certain categories for fear of limiting one's ability to make their own decision on likes and dislikes.


Related Topix: Kenny Rogers, Country, Christmas!!!!!, Video Games, Van Wert, OH, Soul

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Review: It's a Man's World

In an opera or a stage show, it is often the diva who gets the loudest applause and the biggest bouquets.


Related Topix: Soul


Aloe Blacc & JC Chasez Talk Making of Smokey Robinson...

Smokey Robinson 's new album Smokey & Friends is an R&B/soul masterpiece that features new duet versions of some of the singer/songwriter's most memorable songs, including remakes of tracks written by Robinson for himself and his group the Miracles , as well as other acts like the Temptations and Marvin Gaye .


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Smokey Robinson, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Marvin Gaye, Motown

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Oakland Post

Face-to-Face with a Music History Maker - " Berry Gordy

We're talking about history. What I that means is as clear as it comes when we look at the legacy of Motown founder Berry Gordy.


Related Topix: Alameda County, CA, Soul

The York Daily Record

Hear hits from The Temptations during 'Motown Revue' in York

Enjoy a night of Motown favorite's from some of the genre's biggest stars. "Motown Revue featuring The Temptations: Legends of Damon Harris" is slated for 7 p.m. Sept.


Related Topix: Soul, York, PA, Greece

SF Appeal

Entertaining And Slightly Exhausting: Motown: The Musical

It's too bad Berry Gordy can't make an on-stage appearance at the end of every performance of Motown: The Musical , as he did at San Francisco's Orpheum Theater on Tuesday night , because the 84-year-old legend nearly brought the house down dancing jubilantly with the cast.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, The Four Tops, Soul, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Diana Ross

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Steve Smith: Smokey Robinson at the Greek Theatre; Gene Simmons apologizes

Even at age 74, the Motown icon with the legendary falsetto sounds exactly as he did a half-century ago.


Related Topix: Folk, Smokey Robinson, Steve Smith, Black Entertainment, Soul, Christian Music, The Miracles, Ace Frehley, Pop/Rock, Kiss

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

Smokey Robinson Says He Had a "Good Time" Recording Duet with His "Fun Brother" Steven Tyler

Smokey Robinson teamed up with well-known singers from a variety of genres on his new duets album, Smokey & Friends , which hits stores today, August 19. The 11-track collection features new interpretations of songs the Motown legend wrote or co-wrote, either for his old group, The Miracles , or for The Temptations or his own solo career.


Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Christian Music, The Miracles, Soul, Aerosmith, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Feinstein's at the Nikko to Welcome Maxine Nightingale, 9/27-28

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are thrilled to welcome R&B and soul legend, Maxine Nightingale , to Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only - Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 .


Related Topix: US Energy, Oil & Gas, Energy, Soul, The Commodores, Disco, KC & the Sunshine Band

San Francisco Bay View

'Motown the Musical' rocking the Bay Aug. 19-Sept. 28

"Motown the Musical" is the true story of Motown founder Berry Gordy's journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, Music!, Drama Movies, The Temptations, Theater, Arts, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Soul

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Detroit Free Press

On new album, Smokey Robinson gets a little help from his friends

They're the hits that keep on giving. Take nearly a dozen of Smokey Robinson's most enduring songs, add a batch of A-list duet partners, toss in a bit of modern musical sizzle, and you've got "Smokey & Friends," the Motown icon's most high-profile record in years.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Smokey Robinson, Motown

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Lane High School Celebrates Class of 1974

When you walked into the Lane High School Reunion, all you could hear were the smooth grooves of the sixties and seventies.


Related Topix: Soul, James Brown, Black Entertainment

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Vail Daily News

The Soul Mountain Music Festival is back - this time in Beaver Creek

Vocalists with the Quincy Ave Rhythm Band get the crowd moving at this summer's Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland.


Related Topix: Denver, CO, Jazz, Rachelle Ferrell, Vail, CO, Soul

Ely Standard

Freddie Hall in a special one-off performance in Soham

A combination of Motown, soul and R&B featuring the best music of the 60s and 70s, Freddie Hall has performed on the Las Vegas strip and with many well-known musicians such as James Montgomery, The Temptations, Aretha Franklin and Gladys Knight.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Motown, Soul, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Gladys Knight