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Ladies Night Out has gone Shoe Crazy with Wine

A few weeks ago I received an awesomely large box filled with wine samples. As I opened the box I immediately realized it was time to gather my friends for a Ladies Night Out wine tasting evening. 818 more words


The legendary music industry figure Simon Napier-Bell probably knows more about creating popstars than Simon Cowell, Pete Waterman and Simon Fuller combined. His career as an artist manager started in the 1960s and saw him steer a diverse roster of successful acts, including… 1,360 more words

Pop Music

Celebration – Kool and the Gang – 1980

Recorded in 1979, released in October 1980, Kool and the Gang’s Celebration continues to be a party dance favourite (depending on what type of parties you go to!). 223 more words

70s Music

Somewhat of a celebration.

I still have a huge pile of work on my desk. A lot of tasks to get through and things that people are waiting for. At least I’ve dispatched most of the That Company paperwork now, there are only one or two minor bits of admin outstanding. 121 more words


Consciousness Beyond Black Consciousness: Who's afraid of the Jungle Boogie?

Thokozani Mhlambi

Remember the days of Kool & the Gang in the 1970s? the slick outfits, the bell bottoms, oh and don’t forget the bracelets on the head, and the deep male voice bustin’ lyrics in spoken word (later called rap): 1,780 more words


Remix or Original? Corinne Bailey Rae: Put Your Records on


When the original came out I thought it was flat, rather mediocre. It’s still that cutesy number that it suitable for family or sensitive ears. 69 more words


Scott Shannon in the Morning's Guilty Pleasures Playlist

As Barbra Streisand once said, “we got nothing to be guilty of” except maybe liking songs that could very well make babies start crying and dictators lay down their arms in the interest of world peace. 761 more words