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  1. PaviElle French won't back downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Star Tribune

    ... performing back in the Twin Cities, including Fleetwood Mac's "Dreams," Tom Petty's "Won't Back Down" and Bobby Womack's "Woman's Gotta Have It." "They obviously fit a theme," she said (in a word: determination). "I would just sing what I felt like ...


  2. Sam CookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | MetaFilter

    ... within popular music. His pioneering contributions to soul music contributed to the rise of Aretha Franklin, Bobby Womack, Al Green, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Billy Preston and popularized the likes of Otis Redding and James ...


  3. 31 Days of Music: Day 4 - Fly Golden EagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 |

    ... few off the top of my head. Bobby "Blue" Bland, Pretty Things (F.S. Sorrows), J.J. Cale (Naturally), Sly Stone, Bobby Womack, July, Happy Ending. CM: You guys are out of Nashville, home of all things Country, Southern Rock and Americana. Over the ...


  4. New sketch written by Noel Fielding, Chris Morris, Richard Ayoade to premiere on 6 MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NME

    ... ing their Glastonbury headline set in June, dancing around in a cape while the band paid tribute to soul singer Bobby Womack, who had recently passed away.


  5. Adele helped by Damon AlbarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 |

    ... in future. ''He has produced and written brilliant pop songs for Gorillaz and slower material for acts such as Bobby Womack. He has advice to give from 25 years in the business. The source added to The Sun newspaper: '' Adele 's exploring loads of ...


  6. Louisiana master Douglas Bourgeois shines at Prospect.3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 |

    ... scenes of religious ecstasy. But Bourgeois' saints and martyrs are secular music stars, from Irma Thomas to Bobby Womack to a young Danish diva named Coco O., with an infectious dance tune called "Hey Love." That's her, glancing coyly over her ...


  7. TRAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... set balancing revealing-in-retrospect originals with grooving chestnuts by Rod Stewart, Fenton Robinson and Bobby Womack. All album sales profits benefit Sean Costello Fund for Bipolar Research. The Massachusetts ...


  8. Gerard Way is learning to let goRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 |

    ... me, he might experiment with pop, or funk and soul. "I've just written something that sounds like a straight-up Bobby Womack song," he said with


  9. Interview: Sharon Van Etten on taking charge in the studioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... We There"? A: Glass Candy, The Chromatics, Lee Hazlewood, Low, Bob Dylan, Natureboy, War on Drugs, Meg Baird, Bobby Womack, Charles Bradley, Colin Newman, Suicide, OMD, PJ Harvey . . . Q: With respect to sequencing, how did you pace the record? I ...


  10. After My Chemical Romance, Gerard Way is learning to let goRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... me, he might experiment with pop, or funk and soul. "I've just written something that sounds like a straight-up Bobby Womack song,"


  11. Netroots Radio Presents: "The Edge of a Crater and the Crater is on Fire"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Daily Kos

    I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop. 1 - Bobby Womack -- "Across 110th Street" 2 - Rose Batiste -- "Nobody Loves Me Like My Baby" 3 - Brenda Holloway -- "Starting The Hurt All Over Again" 4 - Brook Benton -- "My True Confession" 5 - Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell -- "Your Precious Love" 6 - Linda Jones -- "I'll Be Sweeter Tomorrow" 7 - The Four Tops -- "Still Water Love" 8 - Marvelettes -- "Destination Anywhere" 9 - The Velvelettes -- "He Was Really Saying Something" 10 - Bill Withers - "Just The Two Of Us" 11 - The Stanley Brothers -- "Pass Me Not O' Gentle Savior."


  12. Ten things to do around Winchester this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... Superfly, The Disco Godfather and others set to street soul and funk music from the likes of Marvin Gaye, Bobby Womack, and James Brown. Saturday, October 11 9pm-2am. Tickets are A 5 on the door. Chuck Prophet and the Mission Express will perform at ...


  13. The Afghan Whigs at the Beacon Theater [Uncertain Principles]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | ScienceBlogs

    ... movie "Backbeat"). There was something I didn't recognize at the start of the encore, and then a bit of Bobby Womack's "Across 110th St." at the start of "Faded," a nice New York tribute. As always, these took on a more sinister air than the ...


  14. Afghan Whigs build new memories at Beacon TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Newsday

    ... as was the mix between Jeff Buckley's "Morning Theft" and "It Kills." However, it was the epic medley of Bobby Womack's "Across 110th Street" with the Whigs' "Faded" and the end of Prince's "Purple Rain" that showed how well this combination of rock ...


  15. Dreaming in ColorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Eugene Weekly

    ... in the '80s and '90s - the "Golden Age" of hip hop. But just as common are samples that predate him, like Bobby Womack or Nina Simone. "I make rap music, but it's always been from a blues perspective and from a soul perspective," Ali tells EW . ...


  16. Soul singer Bobby Womack left sizeable debts behind following his death in June (14).Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | TheIndyChannel

    The If You Think You're Lonely Now hitmaker's widow Regina has filed court documents showing an unpaid loan of $400,000 and child support payments amounting to $250,000 for two sons living in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


  17. Bobby Womack's Family -- If You Think We're Broke Now ... You're RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 |

    Singer Bobby Womack left behind a massive debt when he died in June -- including a huge child support judgment -- and now his family is trying to figure out how to pay it. Bobby's widow, Regina, filed court docs in L.A. showing he owed $250K in back child support for two sons living in Ft.


  18. Wilson Pickett Profiled on UnsungRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 |

    ... The episode also had two interesting factors about Pickett, and that was he once worked with fellow soul legend Bobby Womack, and he was in a performing rival with James Brown, and at one point was nicknamed the very-chafed "Soul Brother No. 2" (as ...


  19. The Afghan Whigs are back, and they're not just rehashing the 1990s Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Metro Times

    ... especially Van Hunt, a new age soul singer, whom Pitchfork praised as giving a rumbling, "truly killer Bobby Womack impression" on the album highlight "It Kills." "He has effortless power," Dulli says of Hunt, adding: "It reminded me of seeing Bjrk ...


  20. Check it out: Orlando Urban Music FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... blues. Hamilton's voice has inspired comparisons to such famed soul icons as Bill Withers and the late Bobby Womack. On his next studio album, Hamilton will meld such influences with an injection of contemporary R&B, possibly from producer and ...