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examiner.com
Meet DJ Stude the creator of the new sound called neo discoArizona based DJ Stude is the founder of AZeventDJs.com. He is a musical chamel
Meet DJ Stude the creator of the new sound called neo disco
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
Arizona based DJ Stude is the founder of AZeventDJs.com. He is a musical chameleon. His innovative style brings together a fusion of Hip-Hop, Funk and Soul music. Although deeply rooted in the Hip-Hop culture, DJ Stude's musical talent extends way... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Cornel West Discusses Music, Culture at University of HartfordWEST HARTFORD — Cornel West, the social activist and philosopher, urged a stand
Cornel West Discusses Music, Culture at University of Hartford
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 hours ago
WEST HARTFORD — Cornel West, the social activist and philosopher, urged a standing-room-only audience inside the University of Hartford's Wilde Auditorium to consider the work of jazz, hip hop and R&B musicians when addressing complex issues such as... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
No need to search for your hero, Heather’s on her way to Stevenage Heather Small is appearing at the Gordon Craig Theatre in February The singe
No need to search for your hero, Heather’s on her way to Stevenage
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 3 days ago
Heather Small is appearing at the Gordon Craig Theatre in February The singer who provided the soaring vocals for iconic hits by M People including Search For The Hero and went on... Read more
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examiner.com
Maurice White: An appreciationShortly after Maurice White’s death was reported Thursday—he died, at 74, early
Maurice White: An appreciation
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Shortly after Maurice White’s death was reported Thursday—he died, at 74, early Thursday or late Wednesday night—astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson picked up on the Earth, Wind & Fire founder’s first big hit for the band, the 1975 pop and R&B... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Good time: the greatest moments of Maurice White and Earth, Wind & Fire1. Sweetback’s Theme In 1971, Maurice White was struggling. He’d moved from Ch
Good time: the greatest moments of Maurice White and Earth, Wind & Fire
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
1. Sweetback’s Theme In 1971, Maurice White was struggling. He’d moved from Chicago to Los Angeles, broken up his first band (the Salty Peppers) and launched a new one with his brother, Verdine, named after the elemental qualities of his star sign,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski TechTHURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski Tech
Arkansas Times / Posted 7 days ago
THURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats to the Little Rock neo-soul group SOULution, which won round 1 of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase last Thursday. This week's semi-final matchup includes Sean Fresh &... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Mavis Staples is still living on a high noteA member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Mavis Staples is still living on a high note
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
A member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and a National Heritage Fellowship Award recipient, Mavis Staples has been one of the country’s most beloved singers for decades. She returns to the Southern Tier... Read more
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Khaleej Times
I am such a defiant woman: Tina ArenaWHEN TINA ARENA walked into the room for her interview, she came without an ent
I am such a defiant woman: Tina Arena
Khaleej Times / Posted 18 days ago
WHEN TINA ARENA walked into the room for her interview, she came without an entourage. There was no assistant, make-up artist or stylist ensuring that she was the vision of the perfect pop queen, a title she rightly deserves. Dressed casually, she... Read more
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Pitchfork
Adrian Younge: Something About April IIFor most of his career as an artist, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and band
Adrian Younge: Something About April II
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
For most of his career as an artist, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and band leader, Adrian Younge has devoted himself to a particular brand of soul, heavily indebted to the blaxploitation sounds of the early '70s, starting with his soundtrack to... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Be thankful their music lives onDavid Bowie is the latest rock legend to die. When these icons pass away, some
Be thankful their music lives on
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
David Bowie is the latest rock legend to die. When these icons pass away, some fans mourn their death as much as if someone in their family died. That’s because many people grow up listening to them and become captivated with their talents, those... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Great ForgettingAmerica's refusal to fund and sustain its intellectual and cultural heritage me
The Great Forgetting
Op-Ed News / Posted 30 days ago
America's refusal to fund and sustain its intellectual and cultural heritage means it has lost touch with its past, obliterated its understanding of the present, crushed its capacity to transform itself through self-reflection and self-criticism, and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
essential reissues and archival recordings of 2015Various artists, “Folksongs of Another America" (Dust-to-Digital). This fascina
essential reissues and archival recordings of 2015
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Various artists, “Folksongs of Another America" (Dust-to-Digital). This fascinating book as well as four-CD and DVD collection compiles field recordings made in in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Chicago and Washington, D.C. Who knew that the songs of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
essential reissues and archival recordings of 2015Various artists, “Folksongs of Another America" (Dust-to-Digital). This fascina
essential reissues and archival recordings of 2015
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Various artists, “Folksongs of Another America" (Dust-to-Digital). This fascinating book as well as four-CD and DVD collection compiles field recordings made in in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Chicago and Washington, D.C. Who knew that the songs of... Read more

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