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Black Thought Is Finally Getting His Due

Stereogum 08 Aug 2022
When Thought kicked his jaw-dropping 11-minute freestyle on Funk Flex’s radio show back in 2017, it seemed like the whole world was watching ... But the radio silence concerning his well-honed mic prowess was palpable ... That has changed as, in the aftermath of the Funk Flex ...

Incubus drives into Blossom Music Center Aug. 9

The Willoughby News-Herald 04 Aug 2022
If it weren’t for social media or music journalists, Incubus vocalist Brandon Boyd said he would be totally unaware of milestone album anniversaries ... CaliIncubus early on shapeshifted with impunity, imbuing elements of metal, electronic, funk, hip-hop and even jazz before landing more on its radio-friendly and alternative “Wish You Were Here” side.

How Hocking County entities are spending their ARPA dollars: Part 2

The Logan Daily News 02 Aug 2022
for medical supplies, Funk said.$3,144.95 paid to Redd Public Safety Equipment.$157,732.56 paid to Motorola for Multi-Agency Radio Communication System, or MARCS, radios for the county’s first responders, Funk said.Another $2,781.50 paid to Redd Public Safety Equipment.$1,510 to ...

TRAAMS - personal best

Music News 01 Aug 2022
Since 2020’s diptych of singles the twonk-funk of ‘Intercontinental Radio Waves’ and prognus opus ‘The Greyhound’ time’s accelerating passage and enforced social distancing has resulted in that absence making the art go a-wander ... This exercising of restraint providing extra fillip-gloss on proceedings ... exhale … all hail ... Standouts are the closers ... .

Is Rage Against the Machine still relevant?

The Mercury 28 Jul 2022
1999’s “The Battle of Los Angeles,” the third and final proper studio album (not counting the post-breakup covers collection “Renegades of Funk”), was Rage’s heaviest and most accomplished, beginning with the three-song attack of “Testify,” “Guerilla Radio” and “Calm Like a ...

Jocelyn & Chris Bring “Pure Rock Goodness” To Levitt AMP St. Jay

Caledonian Record 27 Jul 2022
Self-described as “two analog souls hell-bent on inciting a new rock revival,” Jocelyn & Chris like their volume loud, their hair long, and their music evocative of retro-funk anthems from radio’s heyday. Their band has charted four consecutive commercial radio singles in the ...

Cutting up the dancefloor: the glorious, dubious history of the disco edit

The Observer 13 Jul 2022
But there’s another side to the genre’s longevity that is rarely appreciated ... It started when New York’s Tom Moulton began experimenting with reel-to-reel tapes to extend the duration of danceable soul and funk hits of the early 70s, bursting them past the confines of a radio-friendly play length in order to keep dancers on the floor for longer ... .

Conway The Machine Blasts Funkmaster Flex For Gatekeeping, Calls Him A “Clown,” Funk Flex Responds

Vibe Magazine 12 Jul 2022
Conway the Machine has lashed out against DJ Funk Flex and other DJs at New York’s Hot 97 radio station ... He also shared that he would further discuss the matter live on the radio during his show, which starts at 7 p.m ... Check out the rest of Funk Flex’s posts below.

Eclectic musician needs votes to play Hollywood Bowl

Wahpeton Daily News 11 Jul 2022
Jeffrey A ... Meyer, campaigning with “#voteforjam,” has a chance to perform for a worthy cause, at a star-studded, fan-filled event, receive privilege including his own private dressing room and “a ton of exposure on the radio,” and win $10,000. “I mix a collection of sounds, ranging from funk to folk to rock,” Meyer said ... • July 11-21 ... • July 21-28 ... 4 ... .

‘Everything felt new’: the cross-cultural joy of Ghana’s ‘burger highlife’ music

The Guardian 05 Jul 2022
live bands played James Brown, Kool and the Gang, Otis Redding and the Rolling Stones in packed dancehalls, and pop music from Europe and the US was dominating the radio.

Kamasi Washington, Trombone Shorty and George Clinton Kickoff a New Season of Outdoor Music

All About Jazz 25 Jun 2022
" data-original-title="" title=""> George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic (P-Funk) brought the One Nation Under a Groove Tour and some heavy-duty funk to Central Park (June 16, 2022) ... " data-original-title="" title="">Tower of Power-like horn-driven funk ... He also narrated We-Funk radio ("P-Funk (Make My Funk the P-Funk")) to hilarious effect.

On The Beat: Get Smart! and The Click to play Capitol Punishment Reunion Show Saturday

Lincoln Journal Star 17 Jun 2022
Get Smart!, a three-piece alternative rock ‘n’ roll trio, earned a national reputation for its intense live shows and released a couple of highly regarded albums that got some airplay on college radio in the mid-’80s ... funk and blues ... Ghost Town Radio ... Ghost Town Radio Facebook.

The Reissue Section: The Clash Filmmaker Don Letts Looks Back at Combat Rock

Spin 17 Jun 2022
You gotta remember how Black radio stations were picked up on tracks like “The Magnificent Seven” and “Overpowered By Funk.” In fact, [New York City hip-hop radio station] WBLS even had a remix of “Mag 7” they used to play called the “Dirty Harry” remix, where it had samples of the Clint Eastwood film throughout.

Late father's poems transformed into Irish folk album 50 years later

The Doylestown Intelligencer 16 Jun 2022
Pat O'Shea will enjoy Father's Day fishing with his son in the Florida Keys ... The show will be livestreamed, so folks in Beaver County, where O'Shea grew up, can watch, too. The album release show this past March also is streamed on the band's website ... "We actually recorded a full jazz-funk album in 2014 that recently got some radio play," O'Shea said.

10 Songs Rock Bands Refuse To Play Live

What Culture 13 Jun 2022
Everyone can grasp getting sick and tired of a song. A tune can be catchy as hell at first and then a living hell for you the next ... Anthems like Mr. Brightside and Uptown Funk would be critically considered two of the greatest pieces of all time had they been B-sides rather than singles with radio play ... Advertisement. Next ....

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