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OPINION|MUSIC REVIEW: Latest version of Eagles delivers at Simmons Bank Arena

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 29 Nov 2022
Much water has flowed under many an Arkansas bridge since The Eagles made their Natural State debut in the summer of 1972 as the opening act at Barton Coliseum for the British progressive rock group Yes on that band's "Close to the Edge" tour ... "In the City," "Life's Been Good," "Funk #49" and "Rocky Mountain Way.".

This week in live music: Mersiv, Thievery Corporation, Sunsquabi & Lespecial, Open Jam at Pausa

The Buffalo News 29 Nov 2022
The band boasts a sound that, according to online journal ThisSongIsSick, “never fails to bring the funk,” and soars on the strength of “shredding guitar riffs, funky bass lines and crisp percussion with just the right touch of electronic production elements.” That recipe is ...

The Boneshakers - One Foot In The Groove

Music News 28 Nov 2022
The album title lies ... All together, a potent crew with experience that covers the length and breadth of the soul, funk & groove scene ... Every song gets a full on treatment from the band and the result is a perfect Saturday night mixtape of groove laden soul and funk. .

Milton's Chadwick Stokes & the Pintos head to House of Blues for Calling All Crows benefit

The Patriot Ledger 28 Nov 2022
That Stokes, 46, has time for such an endeavor is a bit surprising, since he’s a major figure in three different bands. Stokes was one of the founding members of Dispatch, a trio that plays folk-rock, funk and reggae, back when he and bandmates Pete Francis and Brad Corrigan were all attending Middlebury College in 1996.

A great music town — get up and dance! | Why we (still) love Chico

Chico Enterprise Record 27 Nov 2022
For the past two years I’ve been fortunate to write about numerous bands, venues, styles, and individual musicians. There are just too many to name! Rock, punk, fusion, jazz, metal, funk, hip hop, rap, to big band and philharmonic music ... Some people play in three or sometimes four different bands.

The Headhunters: Speakers In The House

All About Jazz 27 Nov 2022
band/orchestra ... band/orchestra ... band/orchestra ... grooves became increasingly more prominent as that band evolved, but never to the depth of Hancock and company's all-encompassing funk ... following in quick succession the mood piece of the latter number, the band bounces along through ...

BET Soul Train Awards: Beyonc�, Lizzo, Mary J. Blige Among Top Winners

The Hollywood Reporter 27 Nov 2022
Show additional share options. Show additional share options. Beyoncé was the top winner at the Soul Train Awards, which aired on BET and BET Her on Saturday ... Related Stories. Music News Lizzo Gets Candid About the Stigma of Pop Music ... Iconic funk band Morris Day & The Time received the Legend Award, presented to them by JB Smoove ... Blige ... CKay.

Legendary Austin blues club Antone's launches independent livestreaming platform

Culture Map 25 Nov 2022
If Antone’s is your vibe but Fifth Street isn’t, first, know we get it ... It’ll start with New Orleans-based funk and jam band Dumpstaphunk, for their special “Phunksgiving” show with Michael Hale Trio, and continue on for certain shows, delineated on the Atone’s website ... “We want to make livestreams from Antone’s totally commonplace ... ....

Scene Calendar: Playlist at The Pointe, 'Chicago,' Old Tyme Farm Days, Christmas Express

The Gainesville Sun 25 Nov 2022
( Isaiah Sharkey and his band fuse their background in rock, gospel, jazz, R&B, blues and funk to create an original sound with an unmistakable dose of soul ... with elements of American R&B, funk and jazz, as well as influences from Europe and Latin America.

Welcome the holiday season with Keystone’s Winter Carnival and lighting of River Run Village

Summit Daily 24 Nov 2022
The venue will be the place to catch Frisco Funk Collective playing an assortment of holiday-themed tunes. The band has done holiday shows off and on throughout the years, and they were meant to perform at 10 Mile Music Hall last winter until certain band members caught COVID-19, but this will be their first time performing at the Winter Carnival.

Beth Peerless, Where it’s at: Drumming in the holidays at Whole Lotta Bonzo II

Monterey Herald 23 Nov 2022
John Henry Bonham, the drummer for what was arguably the first hard rock/metal band Led Zeppelin, tragically died Sept ... He came back to his home base and spent a period of time performing in a couple of the best funk bands the area has known ... “Those are the last funk bands that will ever hit this area, from what I see.

Our Views: Macy’s parade has a Louisiana float, but don’t expect any throws

The Advocate 23 Nov 2022
After all, the weather is cold up there, and the participants don’t throw anything ... Gov ... This year, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and his funk rock band, Orleans Avenue, will ride and perform on Louisiana’s giant gator. The other riders will be Macy’s employees and their children, decked out as alligators and members of a brass band ... .

How this Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute band pays homage to music and culture

LA Daily News 23 Nov 2022
But Redlands-based group Red Hot Cholo Peppers is not your average Red Hot Chili Peppers cover band. The four-piece, including vocalist David Strickland, also known as Papi Cholo, guitarist Big Al, bassist Fonzo Fresh and drummer Joe-ker, combine Southern California’s cholo culture with the original band’s rock and funk sound.

Lionel Richie feels as if he has 'survived' fame (Entertainment)

Castanet 23 Nov 2022
The 73-year-old singer and talent show judge - who first became known as co-lead singer of funk band the Commodores in the 1970s but has since released 10 studio albums of his own - was honoured with the Icon Award at the 2022 American Music Awards and explained that the accolade is a nod to how he is "still going.". He said ... ....

How to watch Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which features Louisiana's gator float

The Advocate 23 Nov 2022
Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and his funk rock band, Orleans Avenue, will ride and perform on Louisiana's float ... This year’s parade will feature 16 giant character balloons, 28 floats, 40 novelty and heritage inflatables, 12 marching bands, 700 clowns, 10 performance groups and Santa Claus.

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