Tag: Funk

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J-Anthony Proves That High School Principals Rock With New Single, Video

Although I’ve migrated between coasts for the better part of 10 years, I still represent my home state of Ohio whenever possible....

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: THE DANBERRYS, “Give & Receive”

Something to sink my teeth into, rich with acoustic guitars, mandolins, violins and shiver-inducing harmonies.  Although The...

Music

EP REVIEW: Sir Cadian Rhythm, ‘Self-Titled’

With a name like “Sir Cadian Rhythm,” you’d be disappointed if the members weren’t somewhat noble, right? Though...

EP Reviews, Music, New Artists, Popdose

EP REVIEW: Honey & The 45s, “Mad”

Very nice and impressive mini-album from Honey & The 45s, a Chicago-based outfit.  Mad is a smooth mixture of soulfulness, funky...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 7

Funk, power pop, adult contemporary, Eurodisco — there’s a little something for everybody this week! Or, as Dw. Dunphy (who is never at...

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Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 Experience: Spin Cycle

OK, so how good is "The 20/20 Experience?" I mean, really?...

Popblerd!

Spin Cycle: Jamie Lidell, Jamie Lidell

Jamie Lidell is back!! Check out our review of his new album, out today!...

Jheri Curl Fridays, Music, Popdose

Jheri Curl Fridays 50: “Dancin’ In The Key Of Life”

Dance in the key of life and get your weekend started with a jam from Steve Arrington!...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: The Pimps of Joytime, the Independent, San Francisco, 1/28/12

The Pimps of Joytime lit up Divisadero Street in San Francisco this past weekend, playing back-to-back sold-out shows at the pristine...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Original 7ven, “Condensate”

Ah ha haaah! The Time are back whether Prince likes it or not. It's time to Condensate....

Music

Here’s Something Else!: Kicking It Old School, Earth Wind and Fire Edition

Boasting focused, soul-lifting horns, sunburst harmonies and a thrilling propensity for shaken-up textures and rhythms, Earth Wind and Fire...

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Music, Popdose

Here’s Something Else!: Songs We Still Love By Prince

OK, there was the symbol thing. And the awful attempts at hip-hop phrasing. And the Sheena Easton thing. And the using of a certain...

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Music

Here’s Something Else!: Kicking It Old School, JB Horns Edition

James Brown got all of the headlines, be they for his fancy moves, his fancier suits or his brushes with the law. But the JB Horns, those...

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Music

Here’s Something Else!: Kicking It Old School, Isley Brothers Edition

In a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame career dating back to the early 1950s, the Isley Brothers stayed on the move — transforming...

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Brian May

Chris Holmes reviews some of the most notable musical guest appearances by legendary Queen guitarist Brian May....

Beyond the Wonder, Music

Beyond the Wonder: Kung Fu Fighting and Other Great Love Songs

Chris Holmes looks at the debut album from one-hit wonder Carl Douglas to decide if he has more to offer than "Kung Fu Fighting."...

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Concert Flashback, Music

Popdose Concert Flashback: George Clinton & The P-Funk All-Stars, 4/22/95

“Incongruous” is the only way to describe this night. First of all, UNH is perhaps the whitest venue in the whitest state in...