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  1. Pete Rock's New Album Gets Soulful Makeover From Beat Junkies' J. RoccRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... for Petestrumentals 2 The Official J. Rocc Mix , streaming exclusively below. Opening with reworked audio from James Brown hypeman Danny Ray, the Los Angeles producer both pays homage to and builds on Rock's album, solidifying both beatmakers' ...

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  2. How Marvel Kept The Black Panther Casting A SecretRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... to be in Switzerland attending a red carpet premiere of Get On Up , in which he played the late, great singer, James Brown. However, rather than heading into the theater, he made a beeline to the more conducive atmosphere of his car, where he took ...

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  3. Never-Before-Heard James Brown Masters and Recordings Up for AuctionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KXVO

    ... therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact pressreleases@worldnow.com . James Brown's Former Producer, Jacque Hollander, Talks About Her Survival Story and Upcoming James Brown Auction in Chicago Studio July 7 & ...

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  4. The man who put the funk into Congolese musicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... in 1974. As part of that event, for a week before the fight (and while it was postponed), US musicians like James Brown went around Kinshasa checking out the local bands before playing at the same stadium used for the fight. Brown was very taken ...

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  5. Love Supreme Festival, Glynde Place, East Sussex, UK - reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Financial Times

    ... Graham traded funk nostalgia by asking each member of the band to name their key influence - Carlos Santana and James Brown were among those mentioned and uncannily imitated. Graham's first influence was his mother's left hand (he used to copy the ...

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  6. Music History for July 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... Lennon and Eric Griffiths how to tune a guitar. Something Lennon and Griffiths were paying someone else to do. James Brown went to No.1 on the US Billboard music album chart in 1963 with 'Live At The Apollo'. This album was recorded live at Brown's ...

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  7. Whooo! Little Richard 3-CD box set is proof why this rock a na roll star mattersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... was a genius. He snarled, "You know Prince stole everything." I replied, "Look, he was obviously influenced by James Brown and Sly Stone," both of whom I was a huge fan of, "but stole?" So in the early 1990s, I did just that. Twice. The first show ...

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  8. Lil Wayne surprises with new album on TidalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    ... t is pretty much spot-on - after a strong start, FWA falters - although we also enjoyed album opener Glory , the James Brown-sampling I Feel Good and the rapid-fire Pull Up (featuring Euro).

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  9. Funky Soul FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Phoenix New Times

    We can't say for certain, but there's a chance you might hear such patriotic jams as James Brown's "Living in America" or Funkadelic's "One Nation Under a Groove" spun by either Mr. PHX and M. Rocka at their Funky Soul Fourth affair at Valley Bar on Friday, July 4. The pair will drop the needle on a multitude of funk, soul, and old-school house party classics from the likes of Cameo, Tuxedo, Dazz Band, and "The Godfather of Soul" during the event, which kicks off at 8 p.m. Admission is $5.

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  10. Composer interview: Commemorating 30 years of 'Rocky IV' with Vince DiColaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Examiner.com

    ... success is its soundtrack - comprising a host of spirited rock anthems, led by the not-so-subtle patriotism of James Brown's 'Living in America.' But it is the original score by Vince DiCola that inspired the film's audience, and continues to ...

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  11. A fired-up Lil Wayne raps love, life, freedom and more in his 'Free Weezy Album'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Examiner.com

    ... show-out banger "I'm That Nigga" and especially the independence-championing "I Feel Good" with the classic James Brown sax cut (very appropriate for this July 4th holiday). Reflective and insightful are the Jake Troth-assisted "My Heart Races On" ...

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  12. Karise Eden: singing her own songRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... was something more, too. We think about the other big names that have sung that song - Christina Aguilera, Seal, James Brown - and while their singing is fantastic, and makes you feel something, or at least marvel at their talent. It's not a ...

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  13. Music, food and entertainment this holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... Lee "Insta Funk" Allen bangs the drums. The Funk Ark is a nine-piece Afro-beat inspired ensemble that channels James Brown with vintage style and a modern daring. It's been said that The Funk Ark is at the forefront of the D.C. funk revolution. ...

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  14. Jim Morrison's Pornographic 'Peanuts' Cartoon Featured in Rock Memorabilia AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Whether you're a huge Jim Morrison fan or just someone who enjoys seeing innocent cartoon characters doing filthy things, the Lelands auction house has an item you may be interested in adding to your collection. Rolling Stone reports on the upcoming sale of a lot featuring an array of rock memorabilia, including items owned, signed, or worn by the Beatles , the Who and James Brown - as well as a cartoon scribbled by Morrison that features the Peanuts gang engaged in X-rated conversation.

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  15. 72 Dallas officers honored for response to attack on police headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Dallas Morning News

    ... calm for their three children, ages 4, 6 and 12. Police officers: Daniel Babb, David Bayson, Jason Brower, James Brown, Matthew Carlson, Derrick Coleman, James Condis, Jason Crow, J.T. Curtis, Andrew Duba, Bret Early, James Fleming, Margarito ...

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  16. Favorite Rocky movie? Mine has a lot of 'Pain' in itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... in a street fight. No. 5. "Rocky IV" (1985) - Too much crammed into it. Steroids. USA vs. USSR. Apollo dies. James Brown. Las Vegas. Robot gift changes voice for Paulie. Waist-deep snow. Rocky shouting from mountain tops. Best scene? Creed convinces ...

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  17. Sloss Fest 2015 lineup: Things to know about St. Paul & the Broken Bones before Birmingham festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Alabama Live

    ... This is a band," Janeway said in a December interview with AL.com . "This is not Otis Redding. This is not James Brown. Granted, I'm the mouthpiece, but these are not hired guns. We're all equal members, from the horns to me. When we make decisions, ...

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  18. Music Box: Kick off the holiday weekend with a show by Fat Booty and Funk ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... Lee "Insta Funk" Allen bangs the drums. The Funk Ark is a nine-piece Afro-beat inspired ensemble that channels James Brown with vintage style and a modern daring. It's been said that The Funk Ark is at the forefront of the D.C. funk revolution. ...

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  19. Concert review: Huey Lewis and the News prove heart of rock n' roll still beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Canada.com

    ... Is Killing Me, is an uptempo blues number, which had sax player Johnny Colla and a three-man horn section doing James Brown-styled bursts during a frenzied guitar solo by James Harrah. In some of the show's most engaging moments, Huey and the core ...

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  20. Arbor Wealth: Risk tolerance, transistor radios and Otis ReddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Walton Sun

    ... on the Dock of the Bay" in a record store. And I was nine when I first heard "Papa's Got a Brand New Bag" by James Brown, walking home from school, riveted to my friend's transistor radio. The rhythm and blues emanating from that little speaker ...

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