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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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JB Hunt Scholarship Dance set for Dec. 23

The Tand D.com - 17 Dec 2017
The group did extensive work with Bobby Womack, who wanted to sign them to a permanent, exclusive contract, but most of the members were reluctant to give up their family life and instead chose to earn salaries at regular jobs and maintain music as a ...
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Gorillaz review – all stars blurred into one

The Guardian - 10 Dec 2017
(Another ensemble graphic undertaking, the reinvigorated Marvel Universe films, was not far away.) Avatars allowed Albarn – a white guy from Colchester – to make hip-hop and funk without being sneered at. It helped immensely that they could summon huge ...
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18 great Christmas songs by Cleveland, Akron artists

cleveland.com - 29 Nov 2017
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Christmas in Cleveland is a special time of year, and if you want to celebrate it with local music both new and old, there's no shortage. To celebrate, this list compiles original Christmas songs by Cleveland musicians — that means ...
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Live review: Gorillaz, The O2, 05/12/17

Drowned In Sound - 10 Dec 2017
Blitzing 'Sweepstakes' and then returning for 'Stylo,' pointing to the sky during Peven Everett's take on Bobby Womack's hook in reverence to the soul legend, his verses never cease to thrill and inspire. Shaun Ryder was much less at ease performing 'D ...
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Heisman Trophy events have evolved since when Owens won award

Miami News Record - 05 Dec 2017
But he didn't do it by himself. “We had good linemen and they played well and believed in him. And he had a guy in front who could block for him in Mike Harper. Give him the ball, give him a chance and he would give you 110 percent of his effort all ...
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Gorillaz, O2 Arena, London

DIY Magazine - 06 Dec 2017
'Style' finds the smiling face of the late Bobby Womack (vocalist on the track) beaming down from a projection above the stage, while 'Feel Good Inc.' sees De La Soul bound on stage to deliver the track's irrepressible opening cackle. 'We Got The Power ...
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CD: The Greg Crockett Musical Cake (Review)

Eurweb.com - 03 Dec 2017
He also wrote, produced, recorded and/or played back-up guitar and/or bass for Marvin Gaye III, The Bar-Kay's, TV Mama, LC Good Rockin' Robinson, Freddie Hughes, Jesse James, Lenny Williams, T-Bone Walker, Bobby Womack, GC Cameron (former lead singer ...
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'History of Hip-Hop' professor at Duke, Harvard

The Philadelphia Tribune - 02 Dec 2017
That led to a major-label deal with Atlantic Records for 2005's “The Minstrel Show.” Neither album broke through commercially, leading to Little Brother's eventual dissolution. Post-breakup, Coleman picked up a Grammy nomination as part of the ...
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Music review: Gorillaz

The Scotsman - 02 Dec 2017
Jazz vocalist Peven Everett, stepping into the late Bobby Womack's big soul boots, captured the cathartic melodrama of Stylo, Jamie Principle and Zebra Katz delivered Sex Murder Party as scintillating slice of transgressive club performance art, while ...
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Music review: Gorillaz, Glasgow Hydro

The Scotsman - 30 Nov 2017
Jazz vocalist Peven Everett, stepping into the late Bobby Womack's big soul boots, captured the cathartic melodrama of Stylo, Jamie Principle and Zebra Katz delivered Sex Murder Party as scintillating slice of transgressive club performance art, while ...
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We can 'Coexist': Lights restored to holiday display

WXIA-TV - 22 Nov 2017
STAUNTON, Va. — Putting the spotlight on a political action committee's message of living together in peace restored electric power to its holiday light display one day after organizers of the lights festival pulled the plug. What happened Monday ...

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