Tag: The Isley Brothers

Kent State

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade Extra: The Isley Brothers, “Ohio”

On May 4, 1970 four students were murdered at Kent State in Ohio...

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Protest Songs of All Time

Can a song change the world? Popular music has always been looked on as something of a disposable pleasure: reflective of its times, sure,...

The Isley Brothers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Isley Brothers, “That Lady”

"That Lady" was a crowning moment in a legendary career...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Facing the Music

We've come to the end of the road....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: April 11, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Popblerd!

Isley/Jasper/Isley’s “Look The Other Way”: Shoulda Been A Hit

When the Isley Brothers temporarily splintered in the '80s, their three youngest members decided to rock out with a jam called "Look The...

Placeholder

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...

Placeholder

Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Soul Mining”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE For those of you who are The The fans, and thought this mix was all about Matt Johnson’s album Soul...

Placeholder

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Isley Brothers, “Work to Do”

In 1972, the Isley Brothers, on the verge of becoming a six-piece, vocal instrumental family funk juggernaut, scored a minor hit with "Work...

Placeholder

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: George Benson, “Songs and Stories”

Four years ago GRP/Verve released Best of George Benson Live, recorded at a concert the veteran jazz guitarist and singer gave in Belfast,...

Placeholder

Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: “Vin Scelsa’s Live at Lunch,” 6/28/00 (Pt. 2)

In part two of this flashback edition of Vin Scelsa’s Live at Lunch, singer-songwriter Jules Shear talks about the R&B...