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  1. Amazon's The Next Big Thing Artist My Brothers And I Sign With Secret Road For Music LicensingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mi2n

    ... And I are more than happy to join Secret Road's roster. As for My Brothers And I, you could call them "Northwest soul." You could call them "alt. pop." What it boils down to is that My Brothers And I bring a wide range of influences to their music, ...


  2. Isley Brothers, the R&B institution, deliver nostalgic fun at the OrpheumRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    He's Ron Isley, the voice of the Isley Brothers , a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group that's been making music for seven decades. The Isleys a multi-faceted R&B institution down to just brothers Ron, lead singer, and Ernie Isley , the guitarist came to the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on Saturday night.


  3. Motown's Al Abrams dies at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... The Untold Story of Thousands of Jews in Hitler's Third Reich. He chronicled his Motown career with 2011's Hype & Soul , a glossy coffee table book filled with rare photos, press releases and other historical documents. (A second volume is due next ...


  4. R&B Organization To Honor Artists At Detroit CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the [...] EVENTS Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 on! Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 - Detroit's ONLY all news radio station, with accurate and dependable traffic and weather updates [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.


  5. Austin City Limits 2015 day one highlights and disappointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... band followed a few gospel acts, which they are not. Quite the opposite from the prior acts, they brought funk, rock, soul, and sex appeal. Lead singer Ziek McCarter was dancing non-stop, evoking the late great James Brown. He reminded the audience ...


  6. Former Windsor Star reporter and Motown publicist Alan Abrams dies at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Windsor Star

    ... Inductee in 2011 and the author of 11 books including one on the Holocaust and one on his Motown days called Hype and Soul. He finished a followup book that could be published next year. His wife said radio stations in the racially divided States ...


  7. Delta Deep - Delta DeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 |

    ... pure, unabashed Americana. From the first song 'Bang the Lid' which blends the identifiable characteristics of blues, soul, rock and folk, our ears are treated to the repurposed freshness of this heady hybrid and a pithy declaration of what's to ...


  8. Slow Club - Rebecca Taylor InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 |

    ... - Charles with bruised vocal, rasping guitar and disarming lightness of touch; Rebecca with her dash of Northern Soul and sharp wit. The response for their second album, Paradise, in 2011 was, if anything, even more enthusiastic than for their ...


  9. James Brown -- Classic FunkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... Richard's version of "Tutti Frutti" damn sure got the Funk -Pat Boone's version does not. "Hit the Road, Jack" by Soul Brother Ray Charles has got it -that same song done by the Lennon Sisters does not. The Isley Brothers and the Beatles found the ...


  10. 'Northern Soul' explores little-known music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Well before there was hip-hop or house, trap or trance, there was northern soul, an underground dance movement born a half-century ago in the industrial wilds of the northern England that fetishized obscure '60s American R&B and elevated the club DJ to hero. Related to the concurrent mod scene, both were major subcultures in the U.K., spawning their own dance moves, slang and fashions.


  11. Lou Rawls one of the world's most prolific singersRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... to recommence his career, he had virtually switched to the world of pop. Initially, he played at small R&B, pop and soul clubs in Los Angeles for small fees, until Capitol Records' A&R man, Nick Venet, discovered his talent and invited him to submit ...


  12. Vanderbilt comes from behind to beat Middle Tennessee 17-13Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Ralph Webb ran for a 39-yard touchdown late in the fourth quarter to lift Vanderbilt past Middle Tennessee 17-13 on Saturday night. The Commodores overcame a 10-point deficit with two touchdowns in the final 6:14.


  13. Blue Raider Football Stunned at HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Sidelines

    Middle Tennessee hosted Vanderbilt Saturday in the annual Homecoming game. The game was the Blue Raiders third and final non-conference game of the season.


  14. X-Factor Crooner Makes Bold Statement with New Hit SingleRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Urban Music News Network

    The uptempo R&B Dance Track "Never Ever" may be the debut U.S. and UK Single by Singer/Songwriter Nico Ross aka TakA cs Nikolas but this is hardly the handsome young singers' first Rodeo. At the age of eight Nico won a local talent competition called "Pop Arena" and the accolades haven't stopped coming since.


  15. Blue Raiders collapse late in 17-13 loss to VandyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

    MTSU's football team couldn't close the deal Saturday night and left Floyd Stadium with a devastating 17-13 loss to Vanderbilt before an announced crowd of 25,411. Leading 13-3 with less than seven minutes to go, Vanderbilt scored two late touchdowns after MTSU's defense had dominated the Commodores offense the entire game.


  16. Jazz vocalist Kathy Kosins performs Sunday in La VerneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    LA VERNE >> Jazz vocalist Kathy Kosins continues the University of La Verne's Sunday at the Morgan concert series Sunday with a 6 p.m. show featuring an eclectic mix of jazz and soul. The requested donation for the concert in the Morgan Auditorium is $20, but university officials said any amount is appreciated.


  17. Publicist for Motown Records a Blade, La Prensa columnistRead the original story

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    ... selected as a 2011 honorary inductee of the Michigan Rock and Roll Legends Hall of Fame. That year, his book, Hype & Soul: Behind the Scenes at Motown , was published. The volume promised readers a chronicle of Motown from "Hitsville's legendary ...


  18. New Venture stirs old a soulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Photo by FREDERICK PRICE -- The multitalented Jeoffery Harris Jr. will be taking the stage in New Venture Theatre's 'SOUL,' which the dancer is also directing and helped choreograph. Photo by FREDERICK PRICE -- Brandon Johnson and Brionia Gougis will be bringing a little 'SOUL' to their performances for New Venture Theatre's Oct. 10-11 show.


  19. The Isley BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | City Pages

    The Isleys are one of the most enduring, flexible, and influential bands of the 20th century, and they're burnishing their legacy in the 21st. From their early, gospel-influenced days, the sibling group shifted among R&B, soul, funk, psychedelia, quiet storm, and numerous permutations of rock and pop, adapting to changing trends but always retaining their distinct identity.


  20. A look back to when Detroit's promise seemed boundlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Concord Monitor

    The city that remains synonymous with America's auto industry has a newer identity as an emblem of urban decay. Its decline is all the more tragic when one looks in the rearview mirror to see how Detroit seemed to be firing on all cylinders a half-century ago.