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  1. Boyz II Men with Kool and the GangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Magic 105.5

    Closing night of the Kentucky State Fair brings you jazz and R&B with Boyz II Men and Kool and the Gang in Freedom Hall. Tickets purchased for this concert prior to August 20 include gate admission to the Kentucky State Fair.

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  2. Seattle Radio Station Plans All-Day 'Paul's Boutique' CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | RollingStone

    ... sources. ("Hey Ladies," for example, samples everything from Deep Purple's hard-rock anthem "Hush" to Kool & the Gang's funk classic "Jungle Boogie" to rapper Kurtis Blow's "Party Time.") KEXP promises to play cuts from "spoken word artist Lightnin' ...

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  3. The Cornerstone, an original funky reggae bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Examiner.com

    A new Boston based band, the Cornerstone, play original tunes with a reggae sound and a pinch of funk. All four band members have played in other successful New England bands until recently, when they all realized that their new band, Cornerstone, was taking top priority.

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  4. Drummond: Fremont mother seeks to visit site of son's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Campbell Reporter

    There are a lot of people with fond memories of the now-closed Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center, once known as the Oakland Municipal Auditorium. Fremont resident Gloria Gates is not one of them.

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  5. Drummond: Fremont mother seeks to visit site of son's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    There are a lot of people with fond memories of the now-closed Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center, once known as the Oakland Municipal Auditorium. Fremont resident Gloria Gates is not one of them.

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  6. Kool & The GangRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | BBC News

    Kool & the Gang are an American jazz, R&B, soul, funk and disco group, originally formed in 1964 as the Jazziacs based in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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  7. South Pinellas HometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    NORTHEAST HIGH BAND MARCHES AT DISNEY: Members of the Northeast High School "Scarlet Regiment" Marching Band became stars of their own Disney show on May 23 when they entertained resort guests at Epcot. The group traveled from St. Petersburg to the Walt Disney World Resort to take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program.

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  8. A cancellation prompts a change in the state fair concert lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    ... online through Ticketmaster will be refunded automatically, the story said. Tickets for Boyz II Mean and Kool & The Gang go on sale Friday, July 24, at 10 a.m. The $50 and $55 tickets include state fair admission and will be available at the Freedom ...

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    Thursday Jul 16 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... in Memphis, TN and Highland, CA. Franklin's management said that she had another commitment. Boyz II Men and Kool & The Gang will replace the Queen of Soul at the Kentucky State Fair on August 30 at 8 p.m. in Freedom Hall. Four-time Grammy ...

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  10. Aretha Franklin cancels Kentucky State Fair concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Legendary singer Aretha Franklin has canceled her Aug. 30 concert at the Kentucky State Fair, according to a news release from fair officials. Boyz II Men and Kool & The Gang will replace the Queen of Soul on the same night at 8 p.m. in Freedom Hall.

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  11. It's still all about the funkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Regina Leader Post

    ... or full out rock and roll. When we started 12 years ago we wanted to play funk because we were inspired by Kool & the Gang and Tower of Power. In the year 2015, we're doing funk in the way that we know how to do funk. That's where it spills into ...

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  12. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Good news and bad news: Coney Island's Seaside Summer Concerts are back this year - and in MCU Park instead of a cramped parking lot - but only for three days. The sound of music will return to the seaside this summer, but the free concerts will be rocking a different venue this year, and just for one weekend.

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  13. Seaside Summer Concerts are back - but just for three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Good news and bad news: Coney Island's Seaside Summer Concerts are back this year - and in MCU Park instead of a cramped parking lot - but only for three days. The sound of music will return to the seaside this summer, but the free concerts will be rocking a different venue this year, and just for one weekend.

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  14. Residents, boaters air complaints over Montrose Beach concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... apartment. ( Tracy Swartz ) Mumford & Sons played June 19 at Cricket Hill, and the Beach Boys and Kool & the Gang played at the harbor June 26. Residents complained that many people visiting the area did not know about the concerts, and arrived ...

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  15. Frustration aired over concerts at Montrose BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Chicago Tribune

    ... between North Avenue and Foster Beach. Mumford & Sons played June 19 at Cricket Hill, and the Beach Boys and Kool & the Gang played at the harbor June 26. Residents complained that many people visiting the area did not know about the concerts, and ...

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  16. Recent concerts at Montrose Beach draw complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Chicago Tribune

    ... apartment. ( Tracy Swartz ) Mumford & Sons played on June 19 at Cricket Hill followed by the Beach Boys and Kool & the Gang, which played at the harbor June 26. Residents said part of the problem stemmed from poor communication and management. Many ...

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  17. Jersey City band Kool and the Gang to be inducted into New Jersey Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | The Jersey Journal

    Some very "kool" Jersey City natives were selected for the New Jersey Hall of Fame last month for their decades-long career in the music industry. Kool & the Gang, a funk/pop/R&B band that formed in Jersey City nearly half a century ago, will now take its place among other 2015 inductees like Derek Jeter and Jon Stewart.

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  18. CBS and The Beach Boys Tap Everywhere Wireless for Internet ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Beach Boys and special guest Kool & The Gang performed a live concert at Chicago's Montrose Beach at the annual 104.3 K-HITS Summer Concert . Each band is on tour this summer, and Chicago's show was the only concert the bands played together.

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  19. Hall of Famers Kool and the Gang proud of Jersey City rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | NJ.com

    Some very "kool" Jersey City natives were selected for the New Jersey Hall of Fame last month for their decades-long career in the music industry. Kool and the Gang, a funk/pop/R&B band that formed in Jersey City nearly half a century ago, will now take its place among other 2015 inductees like Derek Jeter and Jon Stewart.

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  20. Watch The Roots rock out to the Action News theme at Welcome AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    It was a night of many moments when The Roots played the Wawa Welcome America Festival last night. To name a few: Mayor Michael Nutter's fierce mic drop after his performance of "Rapper's Delight."

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