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musicMotown The Musical Tickets
The songs, the sound and the story of Motown The Musical celebrate 12 spectacular months in the West End! Motown The Musical uncovers the story of the legendary record label that changed music history and created the soundtrack of a generation. Featuring …
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Motown Dance Party Soul Sound Revue
Get your dancing shoes out and be ready to leave it all out on the dance floor. Undoubtedly the best Motown band in the land. An Infinity Hall favorite returns to satisfy your R&B craving, playing all your favorite hits and more.
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Launched – HITSVILLE The Birth Of Tamla Motown – Keith Rylatt
Keith Rylatt’s Hitsville! The Birth of Tamla Motown is the debut title from our new publishing arm. This fascinating story of the Tamla Motown Appreciation Society’s pivotal role in establishing the Motown Sound in Britain is lavishly illustrated over …
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‘Cabaret Night: The Soul of Broadway Holiday’ to be Dec. 20, 21

music‘Cabaret Night: The Soul of Broadway Holiday’ to be Dec. 20, 21
Back by popular demand, Desert Foothills Theater, a division of the Foothills Community Foundation, presents “Cabaret Night: The Soul of Broadway Holiday” on Sunday and Monday, Dec. 20 and 21 featuring uplifting gospel, Motown and spiritual versions of …
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Austin360 music picks: 7 nights of shows Dec. 11-17
For more than nine years, the Sock Hop DJs have been kicking off the second week of each month with a dance-floor bumping mix of doo wop, Motown soul and rock ‘n’ roll. For the last three years, home base for the party has been the White Horse, but the …
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Making an impression: Concert proceeds to go toward the Dream Center of Gaston
Opening the concert on Friday night will be various groups presenting an old-fashioned Motown revue. The groups will sing a number of tunes, taking turns on stage. The groups include Image; Beverly Crowder, who was produced by Baby Face music and has …
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Explaining Grownup Music to Kids: Motown & the Rise of ’60s Soul

musicExplaining Grownup Music to Kids: Motown & the Rise of ’60s Soul
One of the groups to truly launch Motown into the stratosphere, The Marvelettes flirted openly with pop, soul and doo-wop during their ten-year run. They sang bouncy, piano-fronted tunes that could have easily fit with our early conversation about ’50s …
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Maddy & the Groove Spots plays motownsoul
Maddy & the Groove Spots plays motown-soul at Silver Dollar Showroom-Wort Hotel Contact Silver Dollar Bar by phone at 307-732-3939 for more information. Contact Info. cost. Free. details. Contributed 21 And Older. Website: …
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Jaki Graham will bring the Wonder of Motown to Soul Legends revue at Grand
Now Jaki takes her place in Soul Legends, a Stateside spectacular from the producers of The Magic Of Motown, that boasts soul smashes by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Tina Turner, Wilson Pickett, Sam And Dave, Michael Jackson, Barry White and …
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Derek Trucks: Soul Wheels and Modern Problems – Jambands.com

musicDerek Trucks: Soul Wheels and Modern Problems – Jambands.com
When musical couple Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi decided to put their highly successful solo outfits on hold in 2010 to form Tedeschi Trucks Band, many fans thought of their family band as a stopgap fusion of their previous projects. … Tedeschi …
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Jazz fest concert review: Jaga Jazzist at Club Soda
So when Norwegian everything-and-the-kitchen-sink fusion octet Jaga Jazzist returned to the stage, after the house lights had already come up, for a second encore on Monday night at Club Soda, it felt like a rare, precious moment where both audience …
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Summer NAMM 2015: ESP Guitars Adds to LTD Bunny Brunel Signature Bass
After the successful introduction of two new LTD Signature Series basses for jazz fusion bassist Bunny Brunel at the NAMM Show in January, ESP Guitars (Summer NAMM booth 1232) is adding to the bass player’s arsenal with two more signature instruments …
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