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Turning Music Into Stories

Ten random songs came up on my run yesterday. My iPhone was tuned to Pandora’s Steely Dan station, (thus the bounty of Steely Dan songs in the following list) but the overall selection of tunes was based on sonic algorithms unknown to me. 411 more words

Writing

WLOK celebrates 40th anniversary year with June concert

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Forty years ago, WLOK Radio was purchased by Gilliam Communications, Inc. and principal owner Art Gilliam. It was the first black-owned and the first locally-owned radio station in Memphis. 318 more words

News

Take it and make it your own.

Want a hit song? Do a cover! It worked for Joan Jett, Tiffany, UB-40 and a lot of other musical acts. Before The Beatles (who did their share of covers early on) pop stars weren’t expected to write their own tunes, but the Fabulous Foursome from Liverpool changed all that. 525 more words

Pop Culture

Wednesday Night Mini Concert: Happy Birthday Peabo Bryson!

You know how we do it around this time of the week (it’s a CELEBRATION)! The Wednesday Night Mini Concert is our way of celebrating the most important milestone of the week, … 157 more words

Love And R&B

Wednesday Night Mini Concert: Happy Birthday Peabo Bryson!

You know how we do it around this time of the week (it’s a CELEBRATION)! The Wednesday Night Mini Concert is our way of celebrating the most important milestone of the week, … 157 more words

Love And R&B

Wednesday Night Mini Concert: Happy Birthday Peabo Bryson!

You know how we do it around this time of the week (it’s a CELEBRATION)! The Wednesday Night Mini Concert is our way of celebrating the most important milestone of the week, … 157 more words

John Monds

Wednesday Night Mini Concert: Happy Birthday Peabo Bryson!

You know how we do it around this time of the week (it’s a CELEBRATION)! The Wednesday Night Mini Concert is our way of celebrating the most important milestone of the week, … 157 more words