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The Globe and Mail
Three songs you need to hear: Sean Michaels’s playlist of the weekBeyoncé – Formation (2016) No question that Beyoncé’s Formation stormed across
Three songs you need to hear: Sean Michaels’s playlist of the week
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Beyoncé – Formation (2016) No question that Beyoncé’s Formation stormed across the Denver Broncos, Carolina Panthers, Coldplay and Bruno Mars at last weekend’s Super Bowl. The 34-year-old musician took centre stage at the year’s biggest televised... Read more
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Mashable
Squarespace shows Grammy nominee Leon Bridges' rise from dishwasher to soul sensationSquarespace has enlisted soul star Leon Bridges to helm its ad campaign during
Squarespace shows Grammy nominee Leon Bridges' rise from dishwasher to soul sensation
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Squarespace has enlisted soul star Leon Bridges to helm its ad campaign during the Grammys this Sunday. The Grammy-nominated artist, whose debut album Rolling Stone said "sounded like the second coming of Sam Cooke," worked as dishwasher in Fort... Read more
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Spalding Today
Big test for Spalding in fight for survivalCaptain Sam Cooke feels confident that Spalding can find a cure for their trave
Big test for Spalding in fight for survival
Spalding Today / Posted 2 days ago
Captain Sam Cooke feels confident that Spalding can find a cure for their travel sickness to boost the fight against relegation. On Saturday they head to Nottingham Casuals who were beaten 26-22 at the Memorial Field three months ago. Cooke... Read more
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The New Statesman
The biggest bastard in pop: how Allen Klein changed the game for music revenueA reputation for toughness goes a long way in the music business. Allen Klein’s
The biggest bastard in pop: how Allen Klein changed the game for music revenue
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
A reputation for toughness goes a long way in the music business. Allen Klein’s Christmas card came with the inscription: “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, ’cause I’m the biggest bastard in the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Will the latest wave of revivals, with X-Files leading the way, serve or undermine loyal fans?A reputation for toughness goes a long way in the music business. Allen Klein’s
Will the latest wave of revivals, with X-Files leading the way, serve or undermine loyal fans?
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
A reputation for toughness goes a long way in the music business. Allen Klein’s Christmas card came with the inscription: “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, ’cause I’m the biggest bastard in the... Read more
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Daily Press
Tyler's Beach was a party, a livelihood, a refugeUntil the 1980s, Tyler's Beach in Isle of Wight's Rushmere community was either
Tyler's Beach was a party, a livelihood, a refuge
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Until the 1980s, Tyler's Beach in Isle of Wight's Rushmere community was either your lifeline or just a place to play, depending on who you were. Fishermen made a good living off oystering and were the basis for the beach's development. If you were... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sam Phillips, The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll by Peter Guralnick review The author cannot hide his hero worship of the flawed Sun Records founder who
Sam Phillips, The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll by Peter Guralnick review
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
The author cannot hide his hero worship of the flawed Sun Records founder who ‘discovered’ Elvis Elvis Presley, with bass player Bill Black, guitarist Scotty Moore and Sun... Read more
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Baller Status
Machine Gun Kelly on Macklemore: "We Exist In Two Different Worlds"MGK further elaborated on his comments, in a recent interview with Billboard, s
Machine Gun Kelly on Macklemore: "We Exist In Two Different Worlds"
Baller Status / Posted 8 days ago
MGK further elaborated on his comments, in a recent interview with Billboard, saying it wasn't a diss to Macklemore at all. "It wasn't even a diss to Macklemore, it was moreso the fact that he chose to speak about race in his music," MGK said. "I... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Sugar Man serves up sweet stuffDespite a slow start, sound problems and some inclement weather, legendary Suga
Sugar Man serves up sweet stuff
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Despite a slow start, sound problems and some inclement weather, legendary Sugar Man singer Sixto Diaz Rodriguez played to a largely receptive crowd at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday night. A sold-out crowd turned out... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
TraxWilliams’ second double album in two years spurs jolts of emotional recognition
Trax
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Williams’ second double album in two years spurs jolts of emotional recognition as she sings of mortality and characters met and imagined along the titular Southern road. Her voice — slurry, stripped and bruised — is sonically cosseted by guitarists... Read more
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Billboard
Machine Gun Kelly Addresses Macklemore's 'White Privilege II'Last week, a TMZ cameraman bum-rushed Machine Gun Kelly at Los Angeles Internat
Machine Gun Kelly Addresses Macklemore's 'White Privilege II'
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
Last week, a TMZ cameraman bum-rushed Machine Gun Kelly at Los Angeles International Airport. The Cleveland rapper -- born Richard Colson Baker -- was loading his headphones with the Rolling Stones only to be bombarded with a series of inquiries from... Read more
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Spalding Today
Tributes paid to a ‘massive figure’ in Spalding lifeA “massive figure” at one of Spalding’s flagship sports clubs and a pioneer of
Tributes paid to a ‘massive figure’ in Spalding life
Spalding Today / Posted 12 days ago
A “massive figure” at one of Spalding’s flagship sports clubs and a pioneer of the Rotary movement in South Holland has died, aged 72. Geof Nichols passed away in the early hours of Friday morning after an 18-month battle with leukaemia. Heartfelt... Read more
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Spalding Today
Reid joins survival fight at SpaldingA seven-game season lies ahead for Spalding after their fight for survival took
Reid joins survival fight at Spalding
Spalding Today / Posted 12 days ago
A seven-game season lies ahead for Spalding after their fight for survival took a turn for the worst against Melbourne at the Memorial Field. The wounded expression of Town coach Bruno Figuireido said it all after watching his side lose their first... Read more
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Spalding Today
PREVIEW: Spalding v MelbourneSpalding’s inability to repeat their home form in away matches could cost them
PREVIEW: Spalding v Melbourne
Spalding Today / Posted 15 days ago
Spalding’s inability to repeat their home form in away matches could cost them their place in Midlands Two East (North) for next season, according to skipper Sam Cooke. The warning comes ahead of Saturday’s game against Melbourne at Memorial Field... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
28 things to do today, Jan. 29, in Boulder CountyFather, singer and Army veteran, Biff Gore's timeless raw vocals breathe life i
28 things to do today, Jan. 29, in Boulder County
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 16 days ago
Father, singer and Army veteran, Biff Gore's timeless raw vocals breathe life into the rhythm and blues he knows so well. Singing a powerful rendition of "A Change is Gonna Come" by Sam Cooke, Biff unanimously earned his position on season 6 of NBC's... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
A Family ThingJax Bar & Grill is a good bet for some entertainment Saturday, when the Ralph M
A Family Thing
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Jax Bar & Grill is a good bet for some entertainment Saturday, when the Ralph Mathis Band stops in. Guitarist and singer Mathis comes from a great musical gene pool. You might have heard of his older brother, Johnny. However, Ralph Mathis has... Read more
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People Magazine
Meet Rising Music Star Conrad Sewell (Hint: You Already Know Him From His Hit 'Firestone' with Kygo)1. He's got some famous friends.After touring with Ed Sheeran, Sewell and the B
Meet Rising Music Star Conrad Sewell (Hint: You Already Know Him From His Hit 'Firestone' with Kygo)
People Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
1. He's got some famous friends.After touring with Ed Sheeran, Sewell and the Brit hit it off and are now close friends – so close that Sheeran presented Sewell with his song of the year hardware at the ARIA Awards last year 2. If his songs make you... Read more
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Miami New Times
DJ Khaled’s Journey of Success Started Long Before Snapchat"He was quiet." Imagine that. Of all the words in all the land one could use
DJ Khaled’s Journey of Success Started Long Before Snapchat
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
"He was quiet." Imagine that. Of all the words in all the land one could use to describe DJ Khaled, Gary Holzenthal chose "quiet." It would have been less jarring to learn that his best friend was a llama. "We have had our fair share of... 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 19 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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Miami New Times
Help Keep Blowfly From Going Homeless!Clarence Reid and his alter ego Blowfly have released hundreds of songs and alb
Help Keep Blowfly From Going Homeless!
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
Clarence Reid and his alter ego Blowfly have released hundreds of songs and albums since starting a recording and songwriting career in Miami in the early '60s. From straight ahead pop hits like Betty Wright's "Cleanup Woman," to groundbreaking... Read more
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Spalding Today
The fear factor’s back with TownSpalding are basking in the glow of four straight home wins in Midlands Two Eas
The fear factor’s back with Town
Spalding Today / Posted 23 days ago
Spalding are basking in the glow of four straight home wins in Midlands Two East (North) – the last three under head coach Bruno ‘The Special One’ Figuireido. Skipper Sam Cooke summed up the ‘Summertime’, a song by his late American soul-singing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Independent Venue Week: What's on in LiverpoolNext week is As part of the week-long celebration, there will be a number of l
Independent Venue Week: What's on in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 24 days ago
Next week is As part of the week-long celebration, there will be a number of live gigs held at independent venues up and down the UK - including at two Liverpool venues, Constellations in the Baltic Triangle and The Zanzibar on Seel Street. Here’s... Read more
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Gazette News
Blues Man James Hunter on new album and his Colchester rootsWHEN Colchester’s James Hunter wrote and recorded People Gonna Talk - he was sp
Blues Man James Hunter on new album and his Colchester roots
Gazette News / Posted 24 days ago
WHEN Colchester’s James Hunter wrote and recorded People Gonna Talk - he was spot on. Because since his 2006 debut album, that’s exactly what people have been doing, the latest of which is Gabriel Roth, aka Bosco Mann, bandleader and songwriter for... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Music companies sue Grand Isle bar, alleging copyright infringementThe lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans against Arti
Music companies sue Grand Isle bar, alleging copyright infringement
The Daily Comet / Posted 24 days ago
The lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans against Artie's Sports Bar, 3162 La. 1, Grand Isle, and its owner, Arthur Bradberry. Sixteen plaintiffs are named, including Broadcast Music Inc., or BMI; Sony/ATV LLC;... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Music companies sue Grand Isle bar, alleging copyright infringementThe lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans against Arti
Music companies sue Grand Isle bar, alleging copyright infringement
The Houma Courier / Posted 24 days ago
The lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans against Artie's Sports Bar, 3162 La. 1, Grand Isle, and its owner, Arthur Bradberry. Sixteen plaintiffs are named, including Broadcast Music Inc., or BMI; Sony/ATV LLC;... Read more
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Nottingham Post
The Carnival of Madness Tour 2016: Hard rockers Highly Suspect on the influence of NSYNCThe Motorpoint Arena will become the scene of the Carnival of Madness next week
The Carnival of Madness Tour 2016: Hard rockers Highly Suspect on the influence of NSYNC
Nottingham Post / Posted 26 days ago
The Motorpoint Arena will become the scene of the Carnival of Madness next week as it hits the UK for the first time, featuring an eclectic line-up of hard rock bands. Opening the All-American show will be trio Highly Suspect. Lead singer Johnny... Read more
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Spalding Today
Elephants aim for winning show to hit the roadMIDLANDS TWO EAST (NORTH): Spalding 9 Mansfield 8 Three successive home wins h
Elephants aim for winning show to hit the road
Spalding Today / Posted 26 days ago
MIDLANDS TWO EAST (NORTH): Spalding 9 Mansfield 8 Three successive home wins have put Spalding on a high not seen since their promotion-winning season two years ago. More evidence of renewed confidence came with a tight 9-8 win over Mansfield at... Read more
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Off The Post
Video: Top 10 Hottest Football WAGS 2016The team at Football Daily have put together a list of what they consider to be
Video: Top 10 Hottest Football WAGS 2016
Off The Post / Posted 26 days ago
The team at Football Daily have put together a list of what they consider to be the top 10 hottest football WAGS of 2016. Even when the topic is only vaguely related to football, Lionel Messi still ends up winning! The list is topped by Antonella... Read more
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Yahoo News
Glenn Frey, Already Gone: Remembering the Late Eagle With His Greatest Band and Solo Tracks There were no peaceful feelings to go around — and none easy, either — for Ea
Glenn Frey, Already Gone: Remembering the Late Eagle With His Greatest Band and Solo Tracks
Yahoo News / Posted 26 days ago
There were no peaceful feelings to go around — and none easy, either — for Eagles fans who learned Monday of Glenn Frey’s death at 67. It wouldn’t be in... Read more
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Spalding Today
Guts and glory win for SpaldingMIDLANDS TWO EAST (NORTH): Spalding 9 Mansfield 8 Bruno Figuireido’s Spalding
Guts and glory win for Spalding
Spalding Today / Posted 28 days ago
MIDLANDS TWO EAST (NORTH): Spalding 9 Mansfield 8 Bruno Figuireido’s Spalding side dug deeper than they have done all season to clinch a battling win over Mansfield - the side just above them in the table. It was a good game, the boys had a good... Read more
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Spalding Today
Spalding ready for battleA real “first among equals” contest is in store for Spalding when they host Man
Spalding ready for battle
Spalding Today / Posted 30 days ago
A real “first among equals” contest is in store for Spalding when they host Mansfield at Memorial Field on Saturday (kick-off 2.15pm). The Elephants aim to bounce back from losing for the first time in three matches against a side just six points... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Meet Savannah 'American Idol' hopeful Josh JohanssonHe auditioned as a favor to his cousin, but Savannah musician Josh Johansson is
Meet Savannah 'American Idol' hopeful Josh Johansson
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 30 days ago
He auditioned as a favor to his cousin, but Savannah musician Josh Johansson is still in the running to be the next American Idol. Johansson stopped by WTOC Wednesday to chat about the experience. WTOC's Don Logana has known Johansson a few years... Read more
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WALB Albany
Meet Savannah 'American Idol' hopeful Josh JohanssonHe auditioned as a favor to his cousin, but Savannah musician Josh Johansson is
Meet Savannah 'American Idol' hopeful Josh Johansson
WALB Albany / Posted a month ago
He auditioned as a favor to his cousin, but Savannah musician Josh Johansson is still in the running to be the next American Idol. Johansson stopped by WTOC Wednesday to chat about the experience. WTOC's Don Logana has known Johansson a few years... Read more

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