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Hot Buttered Soul

It woulda been Hayes’ 73rd birthday yesterday – the man is a national treasure. Watch him, and a whole bunch of other strong, soulful African-American voices from the powerful  6 more words

Music

LATE TO THE PARTY: El Michels Affair - Sounding Out The City (2005)

Believe it or not, there is a whole world of funk revivalist bands out there that you were probably unaware of. A quick search around the internet and you discover that labels like… 394 more words

Funk

Isaac Hayes - Don't Let Go (Polydor)

Heavily contributing to the sound of Southern label Stax Records from the 60’s, Isaac Hayes marked the story of Soul, Funk and R&B of his unique imprint. 96 more words

Classics

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Classic Rock Almanac August 20, 2015

TRIVIA

Today’s Question: Robert Plant celebrates his 67th birthday today (August 20th).

Which of the following A-list guitarists did not join Plant in his ’80s cover band, The Honeydrippers? 328 more words

Features

THEY SAY THIS CAT TCHAIKOVSKY IS A BAD. . . SHUT YOUR MOUTH!

August 20 in history:

A classical song often performed on the 4th of July in America was introduced in Russia on August 20th, 1882. Peter Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” was written in honor of Russia’s fight against Napoleon, but it’s popular in the U.S. 82 more words

Today In History

A Grey Signature

a grey signature

on torn yellow paper –

gliding bird

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #795 Papyrus, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. 22 more words

Haiku