Ray Charles Newswire

Ray Charles Newswire

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  1. Talk of the Towns, Sept. 21, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... Movie matinee at the Greenfield Senior Center, 35 Pleasant St.: Monday and Friday, Sept. 28 , "Ray, the Ray Charles Story" will be shown at at 1 p.m. Monday and Friday, sEpt. 28. Space is limited to eight. Free. Call 772-1517, or stop by Front Desk ...

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  2. Kipori WoodsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... His grandfather "Luscious" Lloyd Lambert, the legendary New Orleans bass player who worked with the likes of Ray Charles, Little Richard, Danny Barker and Doc Cheatham, raised him. From Lambert, Kipori learned the ins and outs of the music business. ...

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  3. The Mighty PinesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... His grandfather "Luscious" Lloyd Lambert, the legendary New Orleans bass player who worked with the likes of Ray Charles, Little Richard, Danny Barker and Doc Cheatham, raised him. From Lambert, Kipori learned the ins and outs of the music business. ...

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  4. Singer Marcia Ball is scheduled to perform Oct. 7 at Bridge Street Live.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... musicians, and Marcia's magnificent songwriting. In October, Ball will be inducted, along with Los Lobos and Ray Charles, into the Austin City Limits Hall Of Fame. Born in Orange, Texas in 1949 to a family whose female members all played piano, Ball ...

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  5. Ladies NightRead the original story

    Wednesday | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... His grandfather "Luscious" Lloyd Lambert, the legendary New Orleans bass player who worked with the likes of Ray Charles, Little Richard, Danny Barker and Doc Cheatham, raised him. From Lambert, Kipori learned the ins and outs of the music business. ...

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  6. Grand Junction Symphony Guild September meetingRead the original story

    Wednesday | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... His grandfather "Luscious" Lloyd Lambert, the legendary New Orleans bass player who worked with the likes of Ray Charles, Little Richard, Danny Barker and Doc Cheatham, raised him. From Lambert, Kipori learned the ins and outs of the music business. ...

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  7. Striking Matches Plays At Songbirds Sept. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... raised near Atlanta, Georgia, by parents whose tastes leaned to classic rhythm & blues, particularly Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, and Otis Redding. Zimmermann, meanwhile, grew up just outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where her father repaired musical ...

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  8. Director Sriram Raghavan on crime, getting the climax right and his new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | The Indian Express

    ... of a Woman (1992) to see how other people have told their stories. One them is Ray on rhythm-and-blues musician Ray Charles, who lost his vision in childhood. Ayushmann's character loses his vision at the age of 14. On my desktop, I have a folder ...

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  9. Atlantic Podcasts to Launch an Exclusive New Documentary Series Inside the AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Google Play, and all leading podcast providers. The series - which of course takes its name from the classic Ray Charles song, released by Atlantic Records in 1959 - features an inside view of the art of songcraft told though intimate interviews ...

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  10. You Buried the Queen but Soul Was Already DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | The American Conservative

    ... Ellison praised Jackson for always making music that was "intensely religious," even when the style was secular. Ray Charles, who joins Franklin for a soul shaking duet on "Spirit in the Dark" near the end of the Fillmore West record, once explained ...

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  11. Robot assistant for online dating will be required?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    ... got no money, you just ain't no good", just as in the Percy Mayfield song "Hit the Road Jack" , made famous by Ray Charles) Whitney Cummings: I'm Your Girlfriend (HBO streaming), in which the comedienne says that, were she to become pregnant by a ...

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  12. Friday Night Concert Featuring the 2018 Birthday of Irish Keltic Shaman Van MorrisonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 31 | Aquarius Papers

    ... Northern Ireland and raised on American blues legends like Jelly Roll Morton, Lead Belly, Muddy Waters, and Ray Charles. It's not hyperbole to say this unique singer, songwriter, poet and Master of Celtic soul became one of the best of the best. ...

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  13. Ray Charles' South Dallas house has a new owner, and he's open to...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 31 | Dallas Morning News

    ... about $14,000; the land, slightly less than half that. When be bought the bungalow on Eugene, Ellis had no idea Ray Charles had once lived there -- yes, Ray Charles, that Ray Charles. Charles lived there from around 1955 to '58. He lived there as he ...

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  14. Aretha Franklin quotes: The Queen of Soul in her own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | USA Today

    ... Franklin - who died of pancreatic cancer on August 16 at the age of 76 - took first place, ahead of greats like Ray Charles and Elvis Presley. The legendary singer spoke frequently to the press about her latest projects, her hometown memories and ...

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  15. The sound of music: Parade of Pianos holds benefit concert for Sunset Hills Children's FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... It was so beautiful.” Dubbed a “one man renaissance” who once opened for the late singer Ray Charles, professional singer Marsaisa Byrd delivered two songs, including “Una Furtiva Lagrima” by Gaetano Donizetti and ...

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  16. Live BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Instapundit

    ... (and into the crossing)." U.S. President Ronald Reagan, right, and first lady Nancy Reagan flank singer Ray Charles at the conclusion of the Republican National Convention in Dallas, Texas, Thursday night, Aug. 24, 1984. Charles sang "America the ...

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  17. Franq Nitti and I-Quey remake classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | The Gleaner

    Dancehall artiste Franq Nitti has teamed up with fellow artiste I-Quey to put a unique spin on a classic hit with the release of his latest single, 'Hit The Road Jack'. The song is a rendition of the 1960s original by Ray Charles.

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  18. How Aretha Franklin's Death Could Boost Biopic ChancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | Billboard

    ... her sisters, her father, her grandmother," a says Hackford. "I kept telling her nobody would agree to that. Ray Charles was a difficult guy, but even he never asked me that; Ray Charles had no idea who Jamie Foxx was. But she stuck by her demands. ...

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  19. InCuya Music Festival: Booker T. Jones brings Hall of Fame cred to eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    ... eyes on the B3 organ, it was love at first sight,'' said Jones, who first heard the instrument in a recording of Ray Charles playing "One Mint Julep.'' "I wasn't sure what it was,'' he said, recalling his introduction to the instrument. "Before the ...

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  20. Harold Land: A New Shade Of BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... Shad knew precisely what he was doing and the result is the absolute coyote's cojones. Like ' masterpiece Ray Charles In Person (Atlantic, 1960), which was recorded live with just one microphone suspended over the band, the sense of excitement is ...

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