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Peter Gabriel: i/o – A late addition to your albums-of-the-year list

The Irish Times 01 Dec 2023
On occasion, songs hark back to Gabriel’s funk-pop years – The Court and the Sledgehammer-adjacent Road to Joy are the summery additions to the album’s late-autumn sensibilities – while the final track, Live and Let Live, is as elegant a prog-pop song as you’ll hear.

Eklund Opera Scenes and other events for today

Daily Camera 30 Nov 2023
Phoebe Nix blends funk and jazz sensibilities with classic songwriting ... Originally from Texas, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jason Brandt, leader of The Build-Out, writes bittersweet songs that unite smart poetry with sounds from traditional blues, bluegrass and funk.

Rising force: Karina Rykman arrives with potent debut album

Rutland Herald 30 Nov 2023
Co-produced by her childhood friend, producer Gabe Monro — who cowrote six songs with Rykman and adds keyboard and synthesizer wizardry — and Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, “Joyride” is a potent, infectious and spellbinding nine-song set that fuses deep funk groove, potent ...

How drugs ruined Sly Stone’s career and this frustrating story of his life

Irish Independent 30 Nov 2023
... his multiracial, gender diverse band through Sing a Simple Song and Everyday People, was creating a “ministry of funk”.

Portland Cello Project brings some holiday cheer while continuing to think outside the musical box

Inlander 30 Nov 2023
The album includes a "Winter Wonderland" bursting with jazzy pep, a more classical take on "O Holy Night," a rendition of "Do You Hear What I Hear" that boasts soft funk undertones, a rhythmically explorative "What Child Is This," and the less well-known seasonal song "What Are ...

Top 3 Lehigh Valley Area Concerts: Joan Osborne, Piper’s Request and Chuck Rissmiller

The Morning Call 30 Nov 2023
First, an artist whose multi-platinum debut album garnered seven Grammy nominations, bringing over 25 years of music to the stage ... Joan Osborne. When ... She’s released several albums of covers, playing the songs of Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton and more, and she’s toured with the likes of the Funk Brothers, the Dixie Chicks, and joined The Dead as a vocalist.

Local Music Spotlight November 2023

Salt Lake City Weekly 29 Nov 2023
Add these songs as a refresher for your music library, and support great locals along the way ... Mere seconds into the song, you're greeted with smooth-as-whisky guitar and drums that bring a little funk, but in a low-key way ... Popping this song on after a long day to relax is a recipe for bliss.

Christmas on the Hill Candlelight Concerts returning to Angwin

Napa Valley Register 29 Nov 2023
Here are some of the best Christmas songs to celebrate the Holidays! ... Remember The Singing Dogs? It was a band made up of dogs, and all the songs were spliced-together dog barks. The group's Christmas song, "Jingle Bells," hit the top of Billboard's Christmas Singles chart in 1972 ... 'Songs for Christmas, Vols.'1-5' (2006) and 'Silver & Gold.

Geordie Walker’s 10 greatest Killing Joke guitar riffs 29 Nov 2023
Requiem proved the perfect opening, setting an adventurous precedent for a debut that went on to dabble in dance, industrial and funk. It’s also become one of the band’s signature songs, played live 400-plus times ... Even in that rich pantheon, though, The Great Cull is a truly special song, thanks in large part to its all-consuming riff.

Sounds Good: A long December, and there's reason to believe

Dispatch Argus 29 Nov 2023
But I'm not a believer in Christmas songs in early November. I'm firmly in the camp that holiday songs shouldn't be played until every slice of turkey breast is fully digested on Thanksgiving ... Most classic Christmas songs just feel like they're yelling in your face ... Here are the non-traditional holiday songs I'm listening to ... Songs for Christmas, Vols.

Tuesday Tracklist: Jack Harlow, Fujii Kaze, Afrodamus, And More (11/28)

LEO Weekly 28 Nov 2023
In this weekly feature, a different LEO staff member will share 7-10 of the songs they’ve got on repeat right now ... Just songs I like ... Wether or not there are any men you trust, this song is a great listen ... This song has some deep 90s-style funk and r&b licks, somewhat surprising for such a young artist.


Victoria Advocate 28 Nov 2023
This came after "Leave The Door Open" became Mars' 17th song to reach Multi-Platinum status ... 1 on the Hot R&B Songs chart, where it remained at the top-spot for 19 consecutive weeks ... Mars is also the first artist to have two songs spend 24 or more weeks in the Hot 100's Top 5 ("That's What I Like" and "Uptown Funk").

Chaka Khan: I regret “nothing”

Sandhills Express 26 Nov 2023
“There’s this famous story where he comes in and he says, ‘I’ve got a song that you guys might like,'” Sanneh said ... a new song which became “Tell Me Something Good.” Half a century later she’s still singing it. “I’ll still be singing this friggin’ frack song,” she laughed ... Her first solo album, from 1978, included a song that became an anthem.

Mark Ronson, Andrew Wyatt find emotional truth (and lots of funny) in ‘I’m Just Ken’

The Day 26 Nov 2023
Gerwig’s encouragement pushed Ronson, known for his Grammy-winning work with Bruno Mars (“Uptown Funk”) and Amy Winehouse (“Rehab”), to complete the song with his friend and collaborator Andrew Wyatt, who’s written and produced for Miley Cyrus and who fronts the sly electro-pop trio Miike Snow.

Hollidays with Castors and friends set on Dec. 9

Woodward News 25 Nov 2023
“The first show was in 2021. We’re really excited about the 2023 Hollidays with the Castors and Friends Show,” said Bobbi Holliday ...It’s all Christmas music but there’s a mixed bag of genres such as funk music, 90s country, original songs, some new things, and arrangements of traditional music people may not have heard before,” said Nathan Holliday.