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Collin Miller & The Brother Nature debut new album ‘A Lesson In Love’

Cleveland 26 Nov 2021
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Northeast Ohio funk band Collin Miller & The Brother Nature has finally released its sophomore album “A Lesson In Love,” nearly three years after it first started recording it ... 26, through the band’s own label Nature Tone Records ... The result is a soulful record, featuring Miller’s vocal skills and a full soul band behind him.
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Simply the best: These 18 albums shined the brightest in 2021

The Beaver Times 26 Nov 2021
The Danish rock band's urgency is infectious; the hooks are divine ... R&B/pop superstar Bruno Mars and rapper Anderson .Paak kick it old-school with a playful homage to '70s style funk featuring guest narration from Bootsy Collins of the legendary Parliament Funkadelic.
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Bonamassa punches ‘Time Clock’ in Youngstown

The Vindicator 26 Nov 2021
One thing the pandemic did was give the workaholic musician — between studio albums, live albums and side projects with Beth Hart and his bands Black Country Communion and Rock Candy Funk Party, Bonamassa has released more than 40 albums since his 2000 debut — a vacation, even if it wasn’t by choice ... .
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Museum exhibit celebrates Illinois’ worldwide impact on music, from Buddy Guy’s Fender Strat to Miles ...

Dispatch Argus 26 Nov 2021
Or through a silver, black and red band member costume from Chicago funk collective Earth, Wind & Fire, a skull and bones microphone stand from Chicago industrial metal pioneers Ministry and a Prada suit worn by Chicago hip hop artist Common from when he performed at the 2015 Academy Awards.
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Museum exhibit celebrates Illinois’ worldwide impact on music, from Buddy Guy’s Fender strap to Miles ...

Dispatch Argus 26 Nov 2021
Or through a silver, black and red band member costume from Chicago funk collective Earth, Wind & Fire, a skull and bones microphone stand from Chicago industrial metal pioneers Ministry and a Prada suit worn by Chicago hip hop artist Common from when he performed at the 2015 Academy Awards.
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Many were ‘thankful’ the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade made its return

The Philadelphia Tribune 25 Nov 2021
Many were thankful that this year’s festivities were held in person ... Local high school bands jammed down the parkway ... This year’s special guests and performers included funk and soul band Kool and the Gang, singer Amy Grant, talk show host and Temple University alum Tamron Hall as well as comedian and West Philadelphia native Quinta Brunson ... ....
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Narrows Center for the Arts will hold its free Spindle City Festival on Nov. 27

The Herald News 24 Nov 2021
FALL RIVERThe Narrows Center for the Arts will hold its next Spindle City Fest on Saturday, Nov. 27 ... to 3 p.m ... Southcoast Brass Band will be keeping the good vibes going throughout the event. Southcoast Brass Band is a 7-piece brass band dedicated to the traditions of jazz and funk that radiate from New Orleans ... narrowscenter.org .
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Anarchy in the UK: How the Sex Pistols’ snarling manifesto changed the face of punk

The Independent 24 Nov 2021
If we’d done what everybody else was doing at the time we’d have been a lite jazz rock funk band, kinda like Kokomo… You know that bit in The Blues Brothers where John Belushi says, ‘We’re getting the band back together because we’re on a mission from God’? Now I don’t know that ...
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Joe Bonamassa at the Fox Theatre, 5 Things to Know

The Oakland Press 23 Nov 2021
Joe Bonamassa has packed quite a career into the past 31 years. From opening for B.B. King as a 12-year-old to playing in bands (Bloodline, Black Country Communion, Candy Funk Party) and releasing 16 albums as a solo artist, Bonamassa’s mark in the music world becomes more pronounced every year ... Related Articles ... The mix was great ... Wow'”.
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Funk star Leo Nocentelli: ‘Segregation leaves an indelible stain on your brain’

The Observer 22 Nov 2021
Funk master … Nocentelli in his heyday ... In 1971, Nocentelli’s band, the Meters, were the kings of New Orleans funk thanks to tight, playful hits such as Cissy Strut, but they were between record deals, so Nocentelli started to write some songs to sell to other artists before deciding to record them himself.
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Baptist College of Florida Jazz Band finishes 38th tour

Dothan Eagle 22 Nov 2021
The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) Jazz Band, led by Professor Ron Branning, recently participated in its 38th tour. The twelve band members played nine concerts over the span of five days ... Swing, Funk, Rock, Latin, Blues… we try to do it all,” Branning said in a press release.
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Gregg Brown in town for GACA awards

Graphic 22 Nov 2021
LONG-standing Osibisa member, singer/ guitarist Gregg Kofi Brown, has arrived in Accra from England to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award to be given to the famous Afro-rock band on Saturday, November 20 at this year’s Ghana Arts & Culture Awards (GACA) at the Alisa Hotel in Accra ... They will be backed by the Bessa Band.
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Casino, Clubs & Lounges Calendar

Atlantic City 22 Nov 2021
Danny Lynch Duo, 6 p.m., Brandon Ireland Band, 10 p.m.; Sunday ... Funk Daddy, 7 p.m.; Friday. B Street Band, 5 p.m., Sensational Soul Cruiser, 10 p.m.; Saturday ... Se7en Band, 10 p.m., DJ Rashaun, 9 p.m.; F, Sa ... The Early Birds, 6 p.m., Ryan Tennis Band, 10 p.m.; Saturday ... LeCompt, noon, FM Band, 6 p.m.; F, Sa ... The Billy Walton Band, 8 p.m.; Saturday.
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Twilight Cast: Where Are They Now?

Hollywood 22 Nov 2021
Eva Rinaldi. It’s been 13 years since the first Twilight film hit movie theaters! Since then, the vampire craze fully bloomed and faded out of fashion ... Twilight Cast. Kristen Stewart (Bella Swan) ...  .  .   ... // Twilight Cast ... // Jackson, who is also a musician, was a member of the Los Angeles-based funk rock band 100 Monkeys (2008-2012) ... // ... .
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Lone superstar state: How Texas became America’s last great musical mecca

The Independent 21 Nov 2021
“There’s a large misconception that because Texas has been gerrymandered into perpetual red-stateness that it is very conservative and monocultural,” says Greg Gonzalez, bassist for the nine-piece Latin funk band Grupo Fantasma (who shares his name with the Greg Gonzalez of fellow nonconformist, Texas-formed band Cigarettes After Sex) ... .
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