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  1. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Advocate

    ... diva for the 21st century, down to a synthesizer in one song that recalled the signature burbling sound of Donna Summer's "Love to Love You Baby." Much of the hourlong set came from her 2012 extended EP "True," where her sonic palate resembled much ...

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  2. Sophie Simmons Steps Out of Her Dad Gene's Shadow, Into His Old Record Label, for 'Kiss Me' CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... case it wouldn't have mattered anyways - Casablanca, previously the home of KISS, Parliament and, most notably, Donna Summer at her Disco height, has reimagined itself as a hub for modern dance music, putting out records by Tiesto , Martin Garrix , ...

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  3. Sophie Simmons Steps Out of Her Dad Gene's Shadow,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Billboard

    ... it wouldn't have mattered anyways -- Casablanca, previously the home of KISS, Parliament and, most notably, Donna Summer at her Disco height, has reimagined itself as a hub for modern dance music, putting out records by Tiesto , Martin Garrix , ...

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  4. Song Anniversary: Donna Summer's "Love to Love You Baby"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2013 | Examiner.com

    By 1975, disco was already burgeoning into the pop mainstream, thanks to hits that included George McCrae's "Rock Your Body", Gloria Gaynor's cover of the Jackson 5's "Never Can Say Goodbye", and Van McCoy's "The Hustle". But in August of that year, one song set out to make one artist the queen of the genre, as it would eventually take over throughout the rest of the 1970s.

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  5. The Dengler Domain: DiscoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Dysart Reporter

    ... dance. This dancing one of many reasons including her voice which makes this song phenomenal. The last song is Donna Summer's Love to Love You Baby. This song is different than the previous songs. It was released before Stayin' Alive I Will Survive, ...

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  6. Rainbow Stage's Sister Act is an upbeat, humourous performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... do, with Alan Menken's imitation tunes that sound familiar and remind boomers of the Bee Gees, the Spinners or Donna Summer. As the meek sister-in-training Mary Robert, Colleen Furlan sings a sensational The Life I Never Led, in which she questions ...

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  7. Looking for Some Hot Stuff Find true love at tonight's Hot Sauce Fest Happy HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... date goes well, you can go to karaoke and woo him with your warbly renditions of disco standards (we suggest Donna Summer's "Love to Love You Baby" for maximum sensuality). There will also be Reyka vodka drink specials (you might be on a very tight ...

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  8. Rainbow Stage closes curtains on diamond anniversary with Sister ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... We Will Rock You. "The vibe, the music and the tone was really cool. I loved listening to the Jackson 5, Donna Summer and Thelma Houston. That music I will appreciate forever." Dennis thinks the play's gospel music will resonate with the audience, ...

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  9. 'You're The Best Around' Singer Joe Esposito Weighs In On Trump Using His AnthemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | CBS Local

    ... dge. The Las Vegas resident is on tour with his band. The Grammy nominated singer also co-wrote "Bad Girls" for Donna Summer, penned "Hearts on Fire" for "Rocky IV" and sang on "Piano in the Dark."

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  10. Silent Disco comes to the libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Davis Enterprise

    Channel your inner Tony Manero or Donna Summer and hit the disco - er, library - for Silent Disco dancing and music powered by SilentStorm. The events, for teens and adults, are planned for Tuesday, Aug. 18, at the Stephens Branch Library, 315 E. 14th St. in Davis.

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  11. Bad GirlsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... good when you're messin' with a bad girl She bad She got my number So hot she hotter than Vegas in August, Donna Summer High class under the covers Wakin' up, we so sticky, we stuck to one another She gets what she wants, she takes what she needs ...

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  12. Photo Coverage: First Look at Short North Stage's the Last Night of DiscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... part theater piece, you have truly never experienced anything like this. Disco divas will belt out the songs of Donna Summer , Gloria Gaynor , and Earth, Wind and Fire while hot GoGo boys take the stage with stunning choreography. Directed and ...

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  13. First Listen: Grace Potter, 'Midnight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | National Public Radio

    All hail pop rock! Few categories in contemporary music are more maligned, yet what resides within this one can be tremendously energizing, adventurous and fun. The term "pop rock" affixes itself to all kinds of things - new-wave songs by women celebrating the weekend, like the Go-Go's "We Got The Beat"; boy-band charmers with a little extra kick, like One Direction's "Little Black Dress"; dance songs with guitars, like Donna Summer 's "Bad Girls"; stuff by guitar bands that takes an open-minded turn, like Def Leppard's "Pour Some Sugar On Me."

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  14. Five queer picks for SummerWorks 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Xtra!

    ... to soothe his damaged heart, he hit the gym with his iPod in tow. While pounding it out on the treadmill to his Donna Summer playlist, her disco-fied take on heartbreak came buzzing through his headphones and it was like she was singing about him. ...

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  15. 'Vinyl' Teaser: Martin Scorsese Takes HBO to the '70s Rock SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | /film

    ... Records, the NYC label that housed KISS through the '70s, but was primarily a disco and funk outfit, with Donna Summer and Parliament on its roster. The "find the next new sound" line there also suggests there's a dive into punk, and indeed Mick ...

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  16. DiscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | CNN

    ... Clubs with the Disco Ball spinning from the ceiling and dancing to all hours of the night. The song artists Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor and ABBA were the first ones to come to mind when going back to those fun times. Dancing the night away, now that ...

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  17. Deja VuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | RollingStone

    In the Seventies and Eighties, Giorgio Moroder crafted disco hits for Donna Summer, Blondie and David Bowie. Now, after a nudge from Daft Punk, the 75-year-old Svengali is attempting a decades-in-the-making comeback with a cast of A-list collaborators.

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  18. Almond Blossom Festival makes for a great weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Details here GOT up and boogie! The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra will perform classics by the Bee Gees, Donna Summer, KC and the Sunshine Band, the Village People, Kool & the Gang, The Jacksons and Earth, Wine & Fire in this disco-inspired concert. ...

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  19. The top ten PWL songs EVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Gay Times

    ... current, though. Best bit: All three minutes and thirty-four bloody seconds of it. 4. I Don't Wanna Get Hurt Donna Summer Proving that artists sometimes do not have a clue what they're talking about, Donna Summer reportedly disliked this story of a ...

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  20. Adelaide Symphony Orchestra goes ... disco?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... featured orchestras or string sections, from the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack song A Fifth of Beethoven to Donna Summer's epic MacArthur Park. There were also numerous instrumental disco ensembles in the 1970s, such as Barry White's Love ...

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