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  1. Back in the raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | HeraldNet

    ... returned to the public's conscience by the 2013 award-winning book, "The Boys In The Boat," by author Daniel James Brown, about the University of Washington crew that rowed to victory in the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Nazi Germany. More importantly, ...


  2. This Week's Best Live Music, February 8 to 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | River Front Times

    ... man drips charisma - all the way through his white leisure suit and down to his polished shoes. He can do the James Brown, the Sam & Dave, the Bobby "Blue" Bland, the Otis Redding, and he does them all, no matter how familiar, no matter how many ...


  3. Coldplay sidelined at Super Bowl halftime show as Beyonce, Bruno Mars bring the funkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Toronto Star

    ... You in what became a de facto tribute segment to former Super Bowl performers (Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, James Brown) who've died. Martin also sprinkled in bits of lyrics by U2 and Prince. Eventually he shifted into Up & Up , a dopey song ...


  4. 10 Screenwriting Cliches That (Still!) Refuse to DieRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Living the Romantic Comedy

    ... a "Soul Classic" for a montage of good times, yet this too still crops up with numbing regularity. Awhile ago, James Brown (e.g. I Feel Good ) was the go-to soul music cue, but Early '70s fare (usually Sly) and a little later ( We Are Family ) have ...


  5. Super Bowl 50: CBS to present seven-plus hours of pregame programmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a.m. that the network's official pregame show -- "The Super Bowl Today" -- kicks off its four-hour program with James Brown and his usual posse of Boomer Esiason, Bill Cowher, Tony Gonzalez and Bart Scott. Brown sees their job as setting the table ...


  6. Tyler's Beach was a party, a livelihood, a refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... in your 20s, you might make the eight-hour drive from New York to meet a future wife at the dance halls or see James Brown perform - before he got big. Families from Richmond and Petersburg spent summer weekends eating fried crab and swimming. The ...


  7. REVIEW: Dance Theatre of Harlem triumphantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... - and, he did, rolling his hips and shoulders and jerking his head from side-to-side as he got funky to music by James Brown in the program's crowd-pleasing finale, Robert Garland's "Return." All 12 dancers appeared in this 1999 work that also ...


  8. Tonight's Movie: The Younger Brothers (1949) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... but I found THE YOUNGER BROTHERS enjoyable as such films go. Cole (Wayne Morris), Jim (Bruce Bennett), and Bob (James Brown) Younger have served time in prison and are hoping for a pardon from the state of Minnesota, after which they plan to return ...


  9. Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Les Moonves: Sunday guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... 's "Hardball." Sanders and Hillary Clinton are guests on CBS' "Face the Nation" at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6. James Brown previews Super Bowl 50, and another guest is DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the NFL Players Association . The ...


  10. List of Super Bowl halftime show, national anthem performers through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Post-Standard

    ... Brothers Bash" featuring Dan Akroyd, John Goodman and James Belushi; also featuring "The Godfather of Soul" James Brown and ZZ Top "A Tribute to Motown's 40th Anniversary" including Boyz II Men, Smokey Robinson, Queen Latifah, Martha Reeves and The ...


  11. Confessions from the City: The barristerRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | This Is London

    You have to feel for the bright-eyed and bushy-tailed young ladies wanting to make their mark in the legal profession. For, as the Godfather of Soul James Brown would say, This is a Man's World.


  12. Nottingham Sound: Fat DigesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... pacifist dancing utopia'. Our biggest musical influences are a combination of the more popular and obvious, James Brown, Sly Stone, Otis Reading, Meters, Chic and Miles Davis, but also Sun Ra, Tower of Power and more obliquely, The Specials, The ...


  13. Maurice White, Earth, Wind & Fire Singer and Co-Founder, Dead at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | RollingStone

    ... with Earth, Wind and Fire that drew inspiration from funk, jazz, R&B and Latin music as well as Sly Stone and James Brown for a unique sound that set the tone for soul music in the Seventies. The springy, elastic soul-pop of "Shining Star," which ...


  14. Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... along with his almost otherworldly talent, was always one of the most emotional performers. In the pantheon with James Brown , Judy Garland , Jackie Wilson, and a handful of other electric live performers, Jackson's onstage persona and performing ...


  15. Beauty of Toledo's Gloria Ann Taylor preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Toledo Blade

    ... and her husband-producer, Walter Whisenhunt, who at one time was a right-hand man to the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Much of the magic can be found in this digitally cleaned-up collection. Steve Angello, the DJ-producer and one-third of the ...


  16. Bilal does not disappoint at Howard TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... New Edition to Beyonce, DJ Biggs did more than warm up the crowd. His audio tribute to Whitney, Michael, Luther, James Brown, and Chuck left the audience shaking their heads, wiping tears, and waving their hands. The room was prepared for Bilal, ...


  17. June 16: Iss. 24Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Black Velvet, charmed Fort Greene's silver-haired set with a sex-charged, early bird luncheon and performance of James Brown tunes at the Masonic Temple in Fort Greene on June 6. Comments (1) . Protesters and elected officials rallied last Friday in ...


  18. Artistic excellence abounds in two separate Columbia Club peforming arts eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... them, he effectively replicated their style. An especially heartfelt moment in Henry's act was his homage to James Brown's rendition of "If I Ruled the World," composed by Leslie Bricusse and Cyril Orander. Given the continuing racial polarization ...


  19. HBO to Debut New Bobby Cannavale-Led Drama VINYL, 2/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his personal life. Created by Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Mick Jagger (HBO's "Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown") & Academy Award winner and Emmy winner Martin Scorsese ("The Departed," HBO's "Boardwalk Empire") & acclaimed author Rich ...


  20. Glastonbury veterans' slot has been a huge success over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | This Is Bristol

    ... in the afternoon sun. The hardest working man in rock and the King of Soul was coming to the end of his career. James Brown was more than happy to let his fantastic band and backing singers take the strain but thousands still turned up to see a ...