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  1. Drummer for the stars celebrates a new chapter Saturday Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NorthJersey.com

    Bernard Davis aims "to find the sweet spot in the tempo where everyone in the band is swinging, feeling it." Not that drummer Bernard Davis didn't get his fill of that wedding-band staple, "Celebration," when he was tapped in 1995 to be part of the reunion tour of Kool & The Gang.

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    Friday Aug 28 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    Heading into the final weekend of the 2015 Kentucky State Fair, attendance is running much higher than last year when the fair actually lost money. President and CEO Rip Rippetoe says through Wednesday, attendance is up some 15 percent from last year, and he credits good weather for the big crowds.

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  3. It's another weekend of Boston musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    The summer of 2015 is soon coming to an end, so why not take advantage of our beach front night clubs and music venues while you still can. Massachusetts offers a beautiful sea coast from Hull, all along the north and south shore, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.

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  4. Watch: UK's MDNGHT Unveils 'Into The Night' Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... draws from a diverse range of influences ranging from the classic soul and disco of Chic, the pop-funk of Kool & the Gang, to contemporary dance artists and producers such as Booka Shade, Claude VonStroke and Eats Everything. Their genre shifting ...

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  5. NWA editorial: A place for knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | NWAonline

    The new and improved -- i.e., construction done -- Fayetteville High School opened for a new year, the same year the school system implemented a grade shift at all levels that moved incoming ninth-graders to the 543,792-square-foot high school facility. On Monday, both ninth- and 10th-graders got their first tastes of high school life in a building that can give even grown-ups that lost look.

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  6. Camarata seeks young singers for kids' choirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Korea Herald

    Camarata Music Company is seeking young singers for its children's choir in the fall session to begin at the end of this month. The Camarata Children's Choir had over 40 children in the choir from more than 10 different countries for its spring session, and is seeking to grow in number and diversity.

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  7. How do Matt Kenseth and Kool & The Gang fit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Appearing on "The Dan Patrick Show," Kenseth told the host just how he celebrated after his third victory of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and the celebration involved that catchy Kool & The Gang classic hit. Let's let Kenseth describe the scene involving the whole family.

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  8. Family friendly CelebrateErie wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Erie Times News

    ... was expected to be around the usual 100,000. Beck said the crowd for Saturday night's concert, featuring Kool & the Gang, was second only to the audience for the Beach Boys, who were here in 2006. Connor and Kason's father, Jason Zboyovski, said the ...

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  9. Kool & the Gang Headlines Celebrate ErieRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | WICU12 Erie

    Sounds from the 70's and the 80's filled downtown Erie on Saturday night. Kool & the Gang, the American Jaz, R & B, Funk and Disco group took to the main stage at Celebrate Erie as the headliner.

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  10. Kool & the Gang headline CelebrateErie on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    ... a wedding and stadium staple ever since it topped the charts in early 1981. They may not be aware, however, Kool & the Gang -- which also includes Bell's brother, Ronald -- originally began in 1964 as the Jazziacs -- a jazz band -- in Philadelphia. ...

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  11. CelebrateErie opens Thursday with Taste of ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    ... Colony, followed by headlining nights with former Boston singer Fran Cosmo (Friday), funk and R&B legend Kool & the Gang, which plans to turn CelebrateErie into CelebrationErie on Saturday, and country queen Tanya Tucker on Sunday, followed by about ...

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  12. Chalk murals, Artist Colony at CelebrateErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    ... place until Saturday evening, when the winners will be announced and presented with a trophy just before Kool & the Gang perform. The weekend's other artistic highlight also starts tonight. At Taste of Erie in Perry Square, the Artist Colony sets up ...

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  13. Thursday in Showcase: CelebrateErie arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    ... Norman Nardini entertain in Perry Square. The big guns come later: Fran Cosmo playing Boston songs (Friday), Kool & the Gang (Saturday) and country icon Tanya Tucker (Sunday), who could upstage the fireworks. - The first Heron Bluegrass Festival ...

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  14. Singer cancels state fair concert and rest of tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Business Journal

    Pop singer Meghan Trainor has canceled her performance that was set for the Kentucky State Fair's opening night Aug. 20, and David Snowden , who has been producing the fair's entertainment for four decades, says he can't recall another dark opening night in Freedom Hall. Trainor says she has suffered another vocal cord hemorrhage and will be getting surgery to repair the issue.

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    Tuesday Aug 11 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    ... rformance at the Kentucky State Fair. The "Queen of Soul" cited a scheduling conflict. She was replaced with Kool & the Gang and Boyz II Men.

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  16. Meghan Trainor Cancels Rest Of Tour, Including Kentucky PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... this year. Aretha Franklin cancelled her performance earlier this year and was replaced by Boyz II Men and Kool & the Gang. Lexington police arrested two women accused of robbing a man and hitting him with a car, all with three kids in the vehicle ...

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  17. Decatur Celebration kicks off Friday with toast to late Mayor Mike McElroy, performance by LonestarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | 95Q

    ... headliner acts this year include Lonestar Friday night, Vanilla Ice and Blues Traveler Saturday night, and Kool & The Gang on Sunday night. Sturgill says they used a $150,000 gift from ADM this year to boost the caliber of the entertainment, "This ...

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  18. Decatur Celebration Features Something New for EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Miller Spectacular Shows, Inc. told WAND News things will be switched around this year, keeping the celebration experience fresh for everyone. "It's the only one in North America," Freddy Miller, the owner of Miller Spectacular Shows, said.

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  19. Sunday, August 30th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | 98.9 Kiss FM

    Boyz II Men and Kool & The Gang at Freedom Hall during The Kentucky State Fair! Sunday, August 30th at 8PM.Tickets are $50-$55 for reserved seats and $79 for VIP Experience.

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  20. Dave Richards: Let's consider if it's party timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Erie Times News

    ... in Erie this year through July 31. Now comes CelebrateErie, but are you in the mood to sing along when Kool & the Gang play "Celebration" on Aug. 15? Not me, I thought. Then I remembered the block party of July 23, when hundreds of music fans ...

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