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Bobby Womack, Legendary Soul Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 70

People Magazine - 27 Jun 2014
In a statement, musician Peter Gabriel said: "I'm very sad to learn of Bobby Womack's death ... His songs and his voice have been so much a part of the fabric of so many musical lives. In recent years, it was great to see Richard Russell and Damon ...
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The 10 Best '70s Movie Soundtracks - 15 Oct 2018
The soundtrack and score by Bobby Womack and J.J. Johnson, respectively, make this one of the great soul records of this decade. The composition of the score is pure gritty funk, and the songs by Womack truly convey the imagery of the film: being held ...
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Los Lobos brings their high-energy show to the Colonial Theatre

The Reporter - 05 Oct 2018
Their music has been covered by such luminaries as Tom Waits, Mavis Staples, Bobby Womack and Elvis Costello, among others. Nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005, Los Lobos has been the recipient of numerous awards including Best ...
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Motor Booty Affair 9/29/18

LSU Now - 02 Oct 2018
Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street. Galt McDermot & Tom Pierson - Aquarius. The Whole Darn Family - Seven Minutes Of Funk. The Bongolian - B-Boy Toga Party. The Jimmy Castor Bunch - It's Just Begun. Bernard Wright - Spinnin'. CJ & Co. - Devil's Gun.
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Listening Local: Greg Baker's Musical Odyssey - 27 Sep 2018
I met Greg Baker a few years ago. We were acting in a mutual friend's short film. We both had little experience and thankfully limited lines. However, Greg's dog, who had a starring role, was a natural. Being both mature actors and professional ...
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James Thornhill on Richard Russell's Everything Is Recorded

Drowned In Sound - 20 Sep 2018
The guy even produced the majestic last Bobby Womack album. It seems patently absurd that I haven't heard this record yet and what better way than to go in blind (deaf?) and write down my thoughts with no prior knowledge or preconceptions? This has ...
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Montreal 'a beguiling city,' says Gorillaz' Damon Albarn

Montreal Gazette - 05 Oct 2018
That liberty allowed the band to attract guests ranging from De La Soul to Miho Hatori, Ibrahim Ferrer, Neneh Cherry, Ike Turner, Dennis Hopper, Bobby Womack, Lou Reed, The Clash's Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, Grace Jones, Mavis Staples and Kali ...
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Album Review: Elvis Costello and the Imposters' 'Look Now'

Variety - 11 Oct 2018
“Suspect My Tears” is vintage '60s easy-listening-R&B at its catchy finest, fooling you into thinking you're listening to a weirdly paranoid lost Bobby Goldsboro song before Costello's falsetto reminds you he's a Bobby Womack guy through and through ...
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Calvin Richardson Comes Home

CL Charlotte - 02 Oct 2018
For his 2009 release, Facts of Life: The Soul of Bobby Womack, Richardson paid tribute to one of his influences and inspirations, in the process earning two Grammy nominations. Around this time, Richardson also discovered that he had acquired the title ...
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Damon Albarn says new Gorillaz tour might be its last until 2028

Toronto Sun - 04 Oct 2018
I don't have many discussions about the cartoons with the more senior people collaborating with the Gorillaz. I talk to the younger people we work with about the cartoons and it's great. They love it. But I think if I was Bobby Womack and he had to ...
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Jukeboxes of Milwaukee: Side A

Milwaukee Record - 02 Oct 2018
“Gee Willickers Playlist #305″—Supremes, Brenton Wood, Bobby Womack, Johnny Nash Mix—Bill Haley, the Champs, the Coasters, Don Ho, Phoebe Snow Mix—Black Eyed Peas, Fall Out Boy, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Goo Goo Dolls, Mary J. Blige Mix—CCR ...
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Chicago Plays the Stones

PopMatters - 28 Sep 2018
Paint It, Blue: Songs of the Rolling Stones, released in 1997, comprised a baker's dozen Stones numbers by such eminences as Taj Mahal, James Cotton, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Johnny Copeland, Junior Wells, and Bobby Womack. With the exception ...
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Happy Dog to host Bobby Womack birthday show and dance party - 02 Mar 2018
Give it up for Lawrence Caswell, as he pays tribute to the music of Bobby Womack. The musician and DJ will perform a set of songs by Womack to celebrate his birthday. The Cleveland-born singer, guitarist songwriter - who died June 27, 2014 -- would've ...
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BluesFest returns this month

Entertainment Focus - 04 Oct 2018
In previous year's artists such as BB King, Van Morrison, Robert Plant, Bobby Womack, Hall & Oates, Gregory Porter, Elvis Costello, Steely Dan, Dave Matthews Band, Bad Company, The Doobie Brothers, Jeff Beck, Mary J. Blige, Robert Cray, Tedeschi Trucks ...
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Bobby Womack -- 'I Can Understand It'

Jalopnik - 29 Jun 2018
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Understanding, 1972. Error loading player: No playable sources found. Share This Story. About the author. Patrick George · Patrick George.
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Arctic Monkeys at 3Arena

Goldenplec Music News - 25 Sep 2018
Perhaps an approach similar to the late, great Bobby Womack would work better. On his 2014 tour, the first third of his set was dedicated to his electronic collaboration with Damon Alburn before returning to the stage to deliver a career-spanning set ...
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Hits - Der Musik-Missionar

Sü - 16 Oct 2018
Wer sich dazwischen hindurchschlängelt, muss aufpassen, dass er nicht über einen Haufen Filmmusik-LPs oder das in Vinyl gepresste Gesamtwerk von Bobby Womack stolpert. "Ich arbeite mit etwas, das ich liebe", sagt Best. Seit 27 Jahren kauft und verkauft ...

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