Kirk Franklin Worries Gospel Music Might Fade Away Just Like Disco

musicKirk Franklin Worries Gospel Music Might Fade Away Just Like Disco
Gospel singer Kirk Franklin is not optimistic about the future of gospel music. He worries that God-themed music would fade away the same way disco did. Franklin shared his thoughts during a guest appearance at Erica Campbell’s syndicated radio show “Get Up!
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Funeral home director, gospel singer faces child sex charges
He’s scheduled to appear in court February 15. It wasn’t immediately known if he had an attorney. Massey operates Massey Funeral Home. His website describes him as an “accomplished musician” best known for gospel music.
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True Worship Music Is Gospel Music – Even If It Isn’t Gospel Music
We talk about Colossians 3:16 a lot here at My Song In The Night, because it tells us what kind of songs please God when we assemble together as his church. It has nothing to do with the instruments or the “style” you use, as long as the music aids our …
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How many keyboardists has Black Sabbath had? Who were just session musicians and who went on tour?

musicHow many keyboardists has Black Sabbath had? Who were just session musicians and who went on tour?
Black Sabbath had one keyboardist Adam Wakeman, he was also a back up guitarist. He was just a session musician in black Sabbath, as you can imagine they didn’t really use much keyboards in their music. He was more of Ozzy’s guy when it came to guitar and …
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5 Tips for Worship Keyboardists
I get asked a lot about keyboards in modern worship, as I have played in worship teams as well as been a worship leader for many years. So, I thought I’d give away some practices that have allowed me to succeed in that role. Whether you use a traditional …
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Not A Good Day For Metal Keyboardists
Today, Opeth and Chimiara are both without keyboardists. Opeth fired relieved Per Wilberg of his keying duties, while Chimaria keyman Chris Spicuzza left to pursue other interests. Full details on both after the jump: First up, Opeth issued a statement …
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Bob Dylan Caves to Decades of Obnoxious Fans and Just F**king Covers ‘Free Bird’

musicBob Dylan Caves to Decades of Obnoxious Fans and Just F**king Covers ‘Free Bird’
And obnoxious song requests were never the same. For 43 years, people have been screaming “Free Bird!” at concerts. And not just Lynrd Skynrd shows—it’s been yelled at punk shows, at jazz shows, at hip-hop shows, at pop shows, and, yes, at Bob Dylan shows.
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Brookfield’s “Concerts in Park” begins this Friday
Brookfield’s “Concerts in Park” begins this Friday: Join us this Friday June 17th for the first of eleven free Friday night “Concerts in Park.” We are very please to welcome our concert series title sponsor for the 2016 season “Newtown Savings Bank.
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’40s tunes kick off community band concerts
AUBURN — The Auburn Community Concert Band, under the direction of Milt Simon, will kick off its annual summer series of weekly outdoor evening concerts at Festival Plaza in downtown Auburn on Wednesday, June 22. The 7 p.m. performance is the first of 10 …
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This restaurant just unseated Chipotle as the most popular Mexican chain

cusineThis restaurant just unseated Chipotle as the most popular Mexican chain
Or second, or third, or fourth. Moe’s Southwest Grill, a Tex-Mex chain with less than half the number of locations as Chipotle, has unseated the former fast casual king as the most popular brand selling Mexican-inspired food, according to an annual …
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Herrera’s Cafe vs. Cafe Herrera: Which Does Dallas Tex-Mex Better?
In 1971, the Herrera family opened its first restaurant, on Maple Avenue. Herrera’s became a Tex-Mex institution with multiple locations, each of which founder Amelia Herrera bequeathed to one of her children. One side of the family kept the original …
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Spice up your Shavuot menu for a taste-tempting change
But if you are bored with bagels, blasé about blintzes and lukewarm about lasagna, do what we do in my house — culinarily speaking: We go south of the border for a Tex-Mex treat. Tex-Mex is a delicious fusion of American simplicity with traditional …
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Drumcode Artist Dustin Zahn Just Launched a DJ Interviews Podcast

musicDrumcode Artist Dustin Zahn Just Launched a DJ Interviews Podcast
The second podcast, also released today, shines a light on one of the American rave scenes most enigmatic figures, Kurt Eckes (aka DJ Jethrox), the founder of the cult-like Drop Bass Network, whose tough-as-nails acid and hardcore releases offered a …
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Never before seen videos of Plymouth rave scene in the 90s are revealed
Kev, who joined the RAF at 17 and went on to be a firefighter, said his addiction of filming Plymouth’s raves came from the reaction of the crowds, meeting famous DJs and groups, and watching people dance in a specially-created environment which he …
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Massive Attack’s Tricky Rounds Out A Big Week By Releasing A Solo LP
Joined by DJ Milo and drummer Luke Harris, Tricky showcases his wide ranging vocal abilities from cherubic croons to growling raps. The vinyl release of … Brooklyn’s live techno trio on their debut LP ‘Agony Planet’—and bringing DIY punk culture to …
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Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Just Broke Another Huge Global Box Office

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Just Broke Another Huge Global Box Office
Arnold has only been able put together a $ 112 million Chinese box office. That’s nothing to sneeze at – especially when compared to the business that the film did here in the United States – but it does go to show that slow and steady does win the race.
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Box Office: Katti Batti Is A Major Theatrical Flop For Imran Khan And Kangana
Katti Batti has not done well at all at the Box Office. Though the opening day was decent, the weekend didn’t show any momentum whatsoever. The picture was clear there and then that the word of mouth for the film wasn’t positive. This reflected on …
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Friday Box Office: ‘Everest’ Scores Big On Big Screens, Emily Blunt’s ‘Sicario
Whether or not that buzz translates into box office when the film goes wide is an open question, but it can’t hurt. Anyway, the picture earned $ 133,810 Friday which sets the stage for a $ 455k weekend and a superb $ 75k per-screen-average. The picture …
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Just Like Coffee, Your Startup Should be Rich, Deep, and Complex

cusineJust Like Coffee, Your Startup Should be Rich, Deep, and Complex
From beauty products, to gourmet food and drink, monthly subscription services are on the rise across the board. Why? It’s simple: people love the convenience of testing out new and expertly curated products in the comfort of their own homes. One of …
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Community Coffee becomes the official coffee of the New Orleans Saints, Pelicans
“Pairing the rich, smooth flavor of Community® Coffee with an organization steeped in the same tradition and heritage that we built our fourth-generation, family-owned business, just makes sense,” said David Belanger, President and CEO of Community …
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Bats wake up and smell the coffee
“One of the most hopeful findings was that shade-grown coffee plantations—in which arabica coffee is grown under a canopy of native tree species – had bat communities almost as rich as forest patches. They are serving as refuges for biodiversity in …
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Just an interested reader

musicJust an interested reader
With hit songs including “Your Love is my Drug,” “TiK ToK” and “We R Who We R,” Kesha is an “iconic” pop artist,” Social Planning and Events Committee Concerts co-Director Suvadip Choudhury said. Her first of many chart-topping singles was released in …
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That ‘Mean Girls’ Musical Is Really Happening & These Scenes From The Film
If you’re one of the many devoted Mean Girls fans totally counting down the seconds until the Mean Girls musical we’ve all heard amazing things about, good news: It looks like it may really be in the works, and soon. That is according to Jeff Richmond …
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Stream Fritz Kalkbrenner’s boundary-crushing post-techno LP Ways Over Water
On his third LP, Ways Over Water (out March 24 on Suol), Kalkbrenner incorporates bits of postrock, pop, and gospel-inflected soul into his mix, resulting in a unique organic sound unlike anything else on the electronic music landscape right now.
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