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Grand Funk Railroad concert at Goodyear Theater postponed until July

Cleveland 28 Mar 2023
AKRON, Ohio - The Grand Funk Railroad concert scheduled for Saturday, April 1 at The Goodyear Theater has been postponed ... Grand Funk Railroad touring to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their classic rock radio staple “We’re An American Band” has had to postpone all of their scheduled concert in April and May due to “unforeseen circumstances.”.

‘I’m a messenger. That’s my calling’: 80s hitmaker Billy Valentine on his socially conscious comeback

The Observer 27 Mar 2023
“It just wasn’t my time.” ... “Nothing made sense.” He takes a breath ... “I’m a messenger. That’s my calling.” ... Unlike the unctuous balladry of their first album, this gritty protest-funk “reflected our real lives”, Valentine says ... Channelling the soul and funk Billy had grown up on and the nascent hip-hop scene in New York, the anthem “was all over radio ... .

Tekashi 6ix9ine Hospitalized After Getting Jumped At Florida Gym

Vibe Magazine 22 Mar 2023
"King Sh*t we caught 6ix9ine slipping f**k a rat ADR not on our hood," the video caption read. By Armon Sadler Plus Icon Armon Sadler ... Follow ... Evidently, his attackers weren’t as gracious as Funk Flex back in January. The legendary radio DJ “unbanned” 6ix9ine from radio play after Gunna took an Alford plea in the YSL RICO case ... ....

Under The Spotlight: Craig Charles

Skiddle 20 Mar 2023
From Corrie to Red Dwarf to Radio to ... So, whether you’re a regular Red Dwarf binger, a Radio 6 Funk and Soul Club fanatic, or you just love to jump to the rhythm of the boogie, the beat; Craig Charles is the man to see, and Highest Point is our choice of the place to see him.

'A sonic life force': Professor, radio host Ricky Vincent brings back funk

Daily Californian 23 Feb 2023
Lakeside, an American funk band, once said in their song, “Fantastic Voyage,” “come along and ride on a fantastic voyage to the land of funk.” African American Studies professor and radio host Rickey Vincent remembers this line sticking with him throughout his life ... “I was on a mission to bring the funk to the radio station,” Vincent said.

Boosie Cancels Joint Album with T.I. Over Possible Snitching: ‘You a Rat Too’

The Source 21 Feb 2023
Boosie Badazz is standing ten toes down against snitching and rats. Boosie once was planning a joint album with T.I., but is now nixing that, blasting The King of the South over a past case ... “We caught those gun cases, Toot died ... “With the T.I ... Boosie also sent this message to Funk Flex to avoid rats being allowed back on New York radio ... .

On The Beat: Lincoln Exposed returns to "normal"

Lincoln Journal Star 18 Feb 2023
The soul/R&B/funk band's members, in addition to Josh Hoyer (vocals and keys), are Benjamin Kushner (guitar), Mike Keeling (bass), Blake DeForest (trumpet), Harrison ElDorado (drums) and James Cuato (tenor saxophone) ... funk and blues ... Ghost Town Radio ... Ghost Town Radio Facebook.

The Biggest Indie Games of 2023: A Comprehensive Overview

The Escapist 17 Feb 2023
It’s 2023, and while much of our gaming attention is focused on monoliths like Starfield, Final Fantasy XVI, and The Legend of Zelda ... Here are the biggest indie games we’re looking forward to in 2023 ... TBA ... S ... This Jet Set Radio spiritual successor has impressed from the jump thanks to its funk-infused rollerblading gameplay and unforgettable art style.

Funk Box Experience: Interactive tool teaches how Dayton funk helped form modern music

Springfield News-Sun 03 Feb 2023
“We’ve been doing ‘The Funk Chronicles’ on YouTube and ‘The Dayton Scene Radio Show.’ Then we came up with the digital Funk Box Experience to take to schools and colleges and different events so we could keep the music going.” ... and radio shows and the Funk Box Experience.

‘God stuck his toe in the Five Rivers and made the music funky’ - How ...

Springfield News-Sun 03 Feb 2023
He and his team produce the long-running YouTube program, “The Funk Chronicles” and the syndicated, “The Dayton Scene Radio Show.” More recently, the Funk Center has expanded its community outreach and educational programs to include the traveling Funk Box Experience, slated Feb.

Boosie Cosigns Young Scooter’s Idea of Having a Hip-hop Rats Tour: ‘Let All the Rat ...

The Source 02 Feb 2023
Hip-Hop has been pointing out informants, culturally known as rats, in light of various court cases. Without naming names Young Scooter wants to create a “rat tour” and Boosie Badazz seems to think it’s a good idea ... Boosie also sent this message to Funk Flex to avoid rats being allowed back on New York radio ... .

Matthew Logan Vasquez kicks off residency at C-Boys, plus more Austin music picks for early February

Culture Map 02 Feb 2023
January is done, and that means it’s time to start getting warmed up for SXSW ... Matthew Logan Vasquez at C-Boys – February 2, 9, 16, 23 ... Ring in community radio station KOOP’s 28th birthday at Antone’s this Saturday, February 4. Latin funk/soul/rock act Brownout will headline the evening, and they’ll be supported by Hot Texas Swing Band ... ....

N.O.R.E Compares Symba To Nas, Praises Him For Calling Out Funk Flex

Vibe Magazine 31 Jan 2023
"That man came to New York and looked at Funk Flex in his eye and said, 'You gon' stop this sh*t!'" ... N.O.R.E Compares Symba To Nas, Praises Him For Calling Out Funk Flex Donald Glover ... Funk Flex ... and N.O.R.E was impressed with his appearance on Funk Flex’s Hot 97 radio show.

Is 1973 the second-best year ever for great albums? From Bob Marley to Little Feat, ...

Finger Lakes Times 19 Jan 2023
While I had some very nice classmates, I had no close friends, let alone any who shared my passions for art-rock, jazz, blues, funk and decidedly obscure music not played on any AM or FM radio stations within hearing distance ... a vital masterpiece of funk-fueled musical synergy?.

Germany, US plan 'new step' in Ukraine weapon shipments

Urdu Point 05 Jan 2023
"I think that overall, it is an entirely new situation for the West when countries go and deliver new categories" of armaments, Lambsdorff, also of the FDP, told German radio. Anton Hofreiter, the chair of the parliament's European affairs committee, told the Funke media group ...

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