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Winners announced in 40 Under Forty awards

Longview News-Journal 03 Dec 2022
She is the owner of East Texas Dance Company in Longview, where she also serves as the director and instructor to nearly 600 dancers ... The event featured live musical entertainment from the All Funk Radio Show, a dance floor, photo op stations and more ... Alexis Marjason, of ETX Dance Co ... Music & Performing Arts ... Dance Floor Sponsor.

Carl Cox: Electronic Generations review — instrumental machine music in its purest form

The Times/The Sunday Times 02 Dec 2022
making music that makes you want to dance. “You can’t go anywhere in this country without hearing dance ...Nobody thought dance music would get this far.

40 Under Forty winners to be announced at banquet Friday

Longview News-Journal 01 Dec 2022
Young professionals from across East Texas will be celebrated Friday night during ETX View Magazine’s second annual 40 Under Forty awards ceremony and community gala ... It will be a night to remember, with live musical entertainment from the All Funk Radio Show, dance floor, photo ops and more ... Face Studio WOW!Dance Floor Sponsor ... Recommended for You.

Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller,’ a quiet manifesto of Black music reappropriation birthed from marginalization

The Grio 30 Nov 2022
Provided by Sony Music ... Not only would he show that he was more than just a Black artist, but he would do it with edgier themes and by deceptively doubling down on the richness of Black music ... “Thriller” is nine cuts that, as Jones stated, “go for the throat in four, five, or six different areas.” Dance, funk, soul, rock, adult contemporary.

Short but sublime: 10 great albums that clock in at under 30 minutes

Irish Independent 19 Nov 2022
monotone Teutonic vocal delivery, droning harmonium, musical (including piano and cello) and production assistance by Nico’s former bandmate John Cale ... The music is what you might expect given the year it was released, with funk, dance and disco launching the groundwork for urban black music in the first half of the 1980s.

Downtown Lincoln bar changing hands after four decades, new owners say neighborhood vibe will continue

Lincoln Journal Star 30 Oct 2022
Elfers has spent some time touring with musical bands and said he was always in search of similar bars when he was in other cities ... Live music ... Sequins, fur, hoop earrings and jumpsuits fill the space on Soul Night as everyone from college students to business professionals break it down to Motown, jazz and funk on the dance floor.

Rockin’ Halloween: Compelling music options around All Hallows’ Eve

Rutland Herald 29 Oct 2022
Here’s a look at three noteworthy shows around All Hallows’ Eve, all of which feature bands bringing compelling new music ... The celebrated Oakland band brings its renowned live show and dance-inducing blend of Bay Area R&B, New Orleans street music, funk and old-school soul in support of a stellar new album, “Soft Spot,” released three weeks ago.

Musical styles intersect as Salina Symphony hosts club night

Salina Journal 28 Oct 2022
A unique opportunity for people in Salina to experience the intersection of classical and electronic music is coming, as the Salina Symphony is hosting a club night downtown next week ... Segal said there is a history of bringing the relevant dance and folk music of the time into the concert hall.

Local restaurant The Cardinal brings back first live music show after re-opening

Watauga Democrat 27 Oct 2022
From EDM and funk dance parties to shows by various bands and singer-songwriters, the venue kept its promise to be a positive force in the local arts scene ... With The Cardinal now fully reopened, Sullivan and crew felt it was time to bring back their unique live music shows, and with more dancing room to offer.

What's Going On - Thirst Things First Halloween Show at Zoo Bar

Lincoln Journal Star 26 Oct 2022
... musical mayhem ... Sammy Rae & The Friends come straight outta Brooklyn with an eclectic stylistic mix, to say the least, with music – pop, rock, funk, swing, jazz, country, punk rock, electronic dance, folk and world music, sometimes with multiple genres in the same song.

Quick Hits October 22, 2022

Odessa American 22 Oct 2022
All of this happens alongside some great music featuring The Last Call, Craig Carter, and the Spur of the Moment Band ... The event will include a Mexican themed dinner, open bar, Mariachi, Ballet Folklorico performance, dance music by West Texas Funk, live and silent auctions and more.

III Points 2022: the Best Local Acts on the Lineup

Miami New Times 20 Oct 2022
Electronic artist House of Pris (AKA Priscilla Cavalcante) grew up in Brazil when the primary source of jamming to dance music in the early '90s was at an underground baile funk party ... Now, Pris uses their platform to amplify modern and avant-garde beats and increase the accessibility of Brazilian funk.

LIVE! A Music Calendar featuring Arkansalsa Saturday at the Jones Center

NWA Online 14 Oct 2022
The day will feature a special DJ performance and community art project with Fermin Hurtado and ...

Scream Halloween with the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

San Francisco Examiner 12 Oct 2022
In the mood for a gourds night out? The Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival has you covered ... record 2,560 pounds ... Musical acts for the festival include SambaDá, a musical group out of Santa Cruz that combines Brazilian samba and funky Latin dance grooves, as well as the Carmen Ratti Band, which serves up blends of blues, funk and R&B music.


San Francisco Examiner 12 Oct 2022
New record at Half Moon Bay Pumpkin fest ... record 2,560 pounds ... In a twist, the winners are chosen by audience applause ... Musical acts for the festival include SambaDá, a musical group out of Santa Cruz that combines Brazilian samba and funky Latin dance grooves, as well as the Carmen Ratti Band, which serves up blends of blues, funk and R&B music.

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