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Will NJ's Kool \u0026 The Gang be inducted into the Rock Hall? Cast your fan vote 20 Feb 2024
The American R&B, soul and funk band formed in Jersey City in 1964 and officially launched in 1969 ... "For over 50 years, Kool & the Gang have been essential innovators of funk, soul, disco, and R&B, ...

Olivia Rodrigo, Living Colour and more: 4 shows to see in the Coachella Valley this week

Desert Sun 20 Feb 2024
South African singer Belinda Davids performs a dazzling tribute to Houston with a live band, backing vocalists, dancers, theatrical effects and more ... In 1988, Living Colour, a funk metal band, released the politically toned "Cult of Personality."

Why the Bee Gees were like the Brontë Sisters and more from Bob Stanley’s new book

The Press Enterprise 20 Feb 2024
... work, as well as the cultural climate and events surrounding their songwriting and recording, he makes sense of a band whose catalog reflects everything from psychedelic pop to country to funk.

Charleston '80s and '90s band The Archetypes reunite for one night at The Riviera

The Post and Courier 19 Feb 2024
Homegrown bands carved out recognition performing at college parties and a handful of local clubs ... 24 with fellow early ‘90s staple Uncle Mingo, a funk punk band that often shared a bill with The Archetypes.

Róisín Murphy live in London: ‘Hit Parade’ marches on from the furore

NME 19 Feb 2024
In a top hat, framed in black and white, Róisín Murphy stares down the lens ... She slips off her jacket, runs both hands down her neck, her five-piece band churning confidently through the lithe funk of ‘Can’t Replicate’ ... Róisín Murphy played. ... ‘CooCool’.

Go-Go museum-in-the-making celebrates pioneers of the form with ‘The Go-Go Honors’

Wtop 18 Feb 2024
Among the honorees will be William Julius “JuJu” House, drummer for legendary Go-Go band EU (Experience Unlimited); Big Tony of classic Go-Go band Trouble Funk; Carol Kirkendall and Darryll Brooks, ...

Jason Cale Band to perform at Lyric Theater in St. Paul

Kingsport Times-News 17 Feb 2024
PAUL, Virginia — Blending soulful blues rock, New Orleans funk, and jazz fusion elements into a style all their own, The Jason Cale Band will perform Friday, Feb ... Learn more about the band at

Veronica Swift talks covering Nine Inch Nails, Queen ahead of Palm Springs jazz festival

Desert Sun 17 Feb 2024
It is not uncommon to hear jazz vocalists perform covers of popular rock’n’roll, funk and soul songs ... James Brown was the funky soul master, and I’ve always imagined Nine Inch Nails as an electronic rock and funk band.”.

Zanor column: A quick peek at high school football, Norwich Sea Unicorn schedules

The Bulletin 17 Feb 2024
Clean slate. It’s never too early to look at high school football schedules ... 1 for a rematch of the 2017 Class M state championship game, won by Killingly, 41-14 ... “Pick Up The Pieces” - The Average White Band; 3 ... “Some Kind of Wonderful” - Grand Funk; 5.

This mayor rocks: Hanover's Gallagher reunites band for benefit dance this weekend

Daily Record Parsippany 16 Feb 2024
Like Jake and Elwood, the Gallagher Brothers have put their band back together for a good cause ... Renamed the Commissioners, Gallagher's band will headline a townwide Valentine's Day dinner dance at St ... A politician and his apolitical band.

New recording studio, clothing shop opens on South Division

Grand Rapids Business Journal 16 Feb 2024
Grammotones will sell merchandise for local bands and upcycled ... Copeland also plays several instruments in local funk-rock band Les Creatif, while producing music under the pseudonym Dante Cope.

‘Bob Marley: One Love’, ‘Madame Web’ lead openers at UK-Ireland box office

Screen Daily 16 Feb 2024
Paramount’s leads the UK and Ireland box office releases this weekend with 687 locations while Sony’s has 572 ... S.J ... The SXSW premiere tells the story of a ‘70s British funk band who were long overlooked for their impact on the genre ... .

Top 12 concerts this week in Sarasota, Bradenton, Englewood, Punta Gorda

Herald-Tribune Sarasota 16 Feb 2024
... fame, which has no founding members but has two who've played with the band since the '80s, while headlining Saturday will be Homer Simpson's beloved band, Grand Funk Railroad, which had a No.

Two major chart toppers and nominees team up for BRIT Awards performance

The Daily Mail 16 Feb 2024
Becky, who performed at The BRITs in 2023 alongside David Guetta, said ... Chase & Status said ... The band are known for their genre-blurring mix of timeless disco, hip-hop, funk and played their biggest headline show to date at The O2 last September ... .