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Make A Wish gala planned for March 25 at Hall of Springs

The Saratogian 16 Mar 2023
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Make-A-Wish Northeast New York is holding its “Hope Begins With Us” gala on March 25 at the Hall of Springs ... The Gala will feature its traditional staples, including inspiring wish stories, both live and silent auctions, fine cuisine and drink, and music and dancing courtesy of Funk Evolution ... ....

‘Earth, Wind & Fire’ tribute show review: Black Ensemble Theater production celebrates Chicago hitmakers

Chicago Sun-Times 09 Mar 2023
... and gives us a sense of a man so confident and capable he could demand complete artistic control, who was also a workaholic, a health nut with a spiritualist bent and a complete belief in the power of his amazingly eclectic R&B-soul-jazz-funk-dance pop music to spread love.

American Art Museum to presents Cherry Blossom Festival programs

The Star Democrat 05 Mar 2023
The museum’s popular Cherry Blossom Celebration for children and families will be presented in person Saturday, March 25, from 11.30 a.m. to 3 p.m ... Other performances in the museum’s courtyard include traditional Japanese dance with Onoe Dance and an all-vinyl music set of Japanese soul, funk, boogie, pop and disco by Les the DJ ... to 4.30 p.m.) ... .

Enter the World of Michael Prince Johnson: The King of Instrumental Storytelling and The Afro-Electronic ...

LA Weekly 03 Mar 2023
He seamlessly blends Electronic Dance Music, African traditional music, instrumental hip hop, R&B, soul, funk, pop, rock, and meditation music to create a unique sound that is both fresh and timeless ... Critics praise his catchy melodies, intricate rhythms, and well-crafted musical arrangements that blend elements of different genres ...  Music.

How long can the show go on? 7 more rock acts we may not see ...

Chico Enterprise Record 27 Feb 2023
Two weeks ago, I wrote a column about seven aging superstar musical acts and the likelihood we’d see them play the metro again ... In response, the publisher of Backstreets Magazine – one of, if not the, longest-running fan-run magazines/websites/communities in music – announced it would cease publishing and updating its website after one final issue.

Legendary funk-R&B band Kool & the Gang will celebrate good times Saturday at Ocean’s Ovation Hall

Atlantic City 13 Feb 2023
The seven original members started primarily as a jazz instrumental group – playing such famed Atlantic City jazz clubs as the Wonder Garden and Club Harlem during its seminal years – before adding vocals and the mash-up sounds of funk, soul, rock, pop and dance music that the two-time Grammy Award-winning group became famous for.

Headliner Spotlight

Atlantic City 13 Feb 2023
In 1964, Robert “Kool” Bell, his brother Ronald, and five of their Jersey City neighborhood friends formed an R&B mashup of funk, soul, rock, pop and dance music that went through different names before settling on Kool & The Gang ... most awarded musical artists in history.

Quahog Dance Program Offers Free Movement, Socializing At Catamount Arts

Caledonian Record 09 Feb 2023
Music and movement styles are chosen by participants, and may include classic rock, ballroom, line dancing, musical theater, folk, and more ... Participant requests have included Greek folk dance, traditional ballroom, line dancing, and musical theater combinations to salsa, jitterbug, and Uptown Funk.

FREE TICKETS THURSDAY: Win Free Tix to See Lotus and My Life With The Thrill ...

Portland Mercury 09 Feb 2023
They were early adopters of electronic beats and pairing sounds from dance music with jam music, but also draw on psych-rock, post-rock, disco, funk, and jazz. Their dance-inducing, high energy shows have made them festival favorites ... TKK helped develop the industrial music genre, ...

The Best Reggae, Dub and Ska Festivals

Skiddle 09 Feb 2023
Moovin Festival is back for 2023 and promises to get you dancing to a music lover’s mix of bass, funk, soul, reggae, house and d&b until the cows come home.  ... Just imagine if four of the biggest promoters in Jungle and Reggae music got together and put on a weekend in Amsterdam for over 1000 ravers...

Beyoncé, the all-time leading Grammy winner, should never attend another Grammy Awards

Hastings Tribune 08 Feb 2023
"I'm trying not to be too emotional," she said as she accepted the fourth award, for dance/electronic music album, for her joyful and audacious techno-disco-funk fantasia, "Renaissance." ... And that taste, unlike Beyoncé's music, is fundamentally conservative ... But "to ensure music ...

Erica Campbell And More Honor Black History Month with ‘Celebrate Soulfully’ At Disney Parks

The Source 01 Feb 2023
In addition, the Downtown Disney District will offer family crafts, live music and special offerings in honor of Black History Month ... Each evening in February, you can dance and groove along to live musical performances highlighting genres such as R&B, Reggae, Funk, Motown, Jazz, Doo-Wop and Gospel.

10 of the best music festivals in London for summer 2023

Metro UK 24 Jan 2023
All Points East festival is one of London’s many summer music events (Picture ... There’s no shortage of music festivals coming to London in summer 2023 ... It doesn’t matter whether you like dance, electronic, rap, jazz, funk, soul, indie rock or unashamed pop, there’ll be a festival for you – happening in one of the UK capital’s many parks ... New music.

Snowlights Festival Returns To Highland Center

Caledonian Record 19 Jan 2023
Guests will warm up with the Latin band Mal Maiz, world music in the traditions of reggae and afro-Caribbean dance. Mal Maiz delivers funk and flair in a blend of both traditional and modern vibes, “perfect to cut loose and boogie down on the ...

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