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  1. Go & Do: Five things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... a family friendly dance party, from 3 to 6 p.m., Sat., Feb. 6. This month's theme is disco – as in Abba, Donna Summer, Parliament – alongside music the whole family can rock out to including Blur, David Bowie, the Clash, the Pixies, ...


  2. Feeling the Love for L.A.'s Dearly Departed Circus DiscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Advocate

    ... West Hollywood, dance clubs and bars like Studio One and Mother Lode pulsated with the new, synthesized beat of Donna Summer. Her mind-blowing dancefloor smash, "I Feel Love," played on a seemingly endless loop. But love was often conditional in ...


  3. Washington a oediscoa senior gets gift of washing machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | O-R Online

    ... at the West Hills shopping center …” Cree said, “and I have have records and cassettes of Donna Summer and a bunch of good ones that haven't worn out – yet.” Cree was asked how he's been faring since recovering ...


  4. Review: DJDS Unload Their Hearts (and MPC500s) on 'Stand Up and Speak'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Spin

    ... of the beats underpinning them, with the same effect as Giorgio Moroder 's Frankenstein experiments with Donna Summer's voice on the arguable Big Bang of contemporary EDM, 1977's "I Feel Love." This time, DJDS didn't chop up the voices they recorded ...


  5. MUSIQUE: Motown to Disco and Rock and Roll, Features Recent Suffolk GradRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 |

    ... groups of the 60's, to the infectious 70's and 80's music of Tina Turner, The Weather Girls, and a tribute to Donna Summer. MUSIQUE Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 8 p.m. Van Nostrand Theatre Sagtikos Arts and Science Center Suffolk County Community ...


  6. Music review: Lunar Lights, Charlie Puth, ChvrchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Ferdinand and Bloc Party. With the recent "Every Open Eye," they also get down and dirty with the disco of Donna Summer and Giorgio Moroder. Lauren has likewise found the courage to sing of issues close to her heart as a woman. It's a clever ...


  7. reviewFat White Family - 'Songs For Our Mothers' ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | NME

    ... music. Opener 'Whitest Boy On The Beach' is the shot-in-the-arm banger we've waited two years for, smothering Donna Summer disco in motorik rhythms, whirring organ and dervish vocals from rat-like frontman Lias Saoudi. It's the first and last moment ...


  8. Deal with developers will recognize Circus Disco's place in Hollywood gay historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... off to dance. So Muoz waited under the flashing lights for him to return. They started talking. They danced to Donna Summer . They began to fall in love in the cavernous club, a love that would one day lead to marriage. "In other discos you felt ...


  9. 40th and Final Great Dock Canoe Race Coming SoonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | PR Log

    ... Last Dance" evoking the disco era in which the GDCR was first launched (1977) and coincidentally a famous 1970s Donna Summer song. The poster artwork for the 40th and Final Great Dock Canoe Race is designed by local artist, Jeff Fessenden. ...


  10. Candi Staton released first U.S. gospel radio single since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 |

    ... She moved on to Warner Bros. in 1974 and became the third most successful female disco artist of the era (after Donna Summer and Gloria Gaynor) with dance classics such as "Victim" and "When You Wake Up Tomorrow." In 1982, Staton left Pop music to ...


  11. Aghast Afterglow - ImagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... of the time it's solid piece of work. The album ends with a wonderful piece of silliness, a rocked-up cover of Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff", which is yet another example of how well 70s disco standards work when re-inagined as guitar-shredding metal ...


  12. Michael Jackson 'Off the Wall' Documentary Headed to Sundance & ShowtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Billboard

    Four years after Spike Lee's illuminating Bad 25 documentary, another Michael Jackson doc is coming our way. Focusing on his career-changing 1979 LP Off the Wall, the documentary will premiere at Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 24, air on Showtime Feb. 5 at 9 p.m. ET, and receive CD/DVD and CD/Blu-ray releases on Feb. 26. Produced by Spike Lee, John Branca and John McClain, Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall will document the album that established MJ as an adult superstar and -- along with Donna Summer's Bad Girls released that same year -- ushered in the modern era of pop music.


  13. 125 years of fingernail trendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Mashable

    ... opted for short, unfinished nails, the disco crowd loved to show off glamorous manicures. Divas like Cher and Donna Summer dramatized the oval shape by extending it even longer and adding shine. A few years later dental supply company Odontorium ...


  14. BWW Interview: The Very Busy Melissa Errico Talks What About Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 |

    ... be recorded for DVD release. In an homage to the club's disco past, she wore hotpants and sang Chaka Khan and Donna Summer . More than half the numbers featured on the DVD were new for Errico, including the first Burt Bacharach song she'd ever sung ...


  15. From Vandross to Reed to Reznor - David Bowie was a genius at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Salon

    David Bowie wasn't a lone wolf. He wore his influences on his sleeve and worked hard to promote other artists One of the more fun anecdotes commonly told about David Bowie, who died unexpectedly of cancer at age 69 on Sunday, involves his time working in Berlin with Brian Eno, when the song "I Feel Love" by Donna Summer came out.


  16. Disco Queen Donna Summer dies at 63Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | Samoa News

    Like the King of Pop or the Queen of Soul, Donna Summer was bestowed a title fitting of musical royalty - the Queen of Disco. Indeed, as disco boomed then crashed in a single decade in the 1970s, Summer, the beautiful voice and face of the genre with pulsating hits like "I Feel Love," "Love to Love You Baby" and "Last Dance," would continue to make hits incorporating the rock roots she so loved.


  17. Colston Hall beckons for Steve Wilson PROG rock, trance and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... during one Christmas when his parents gave each other LPs, as gifts. Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon and Donna Summer's Love To Love You Baby played on a loop for most of the following year in the Wilson household, and this laid down the ...


  18. Grapefruit Sound Lab-An "Eclectic Clash" of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    Collaboration has always been a trademark of great music. From powerhouse duets like Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer the merging of a Beatle and a Jackson on "Say Say Say", the merging of different artists with varying perspectives has been an earmark of the music industry.


  19. The best and worst Christmas music for your playlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 |

    ... Then the little voices start dancing and chanting. 8. Speaking of disco, of which I am generally in favor, Donna Summer's " Rosie Posie Christmas " is only slightly better than "Disco Inferno on an Open Fire," or "Christmas Boogie Oogie Oogie." I ...


  20. This Weekend's Top Six EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | East Bay Express

    ... made a name for himself in the European club scene before producing scores of hit songs for pop icons such as Donna Summer, Blondie, Janet Jackson, and Kylie Minogue in the Seventies and Eighties. For the past five decades, Moroder has been prolific ...