Tributes to James Brown 'funky drummer'
Tributes to James Brown 'funky drummer' Clyde Stubblefield continueMadison.comConcerts dedicated to the memory of Stubblefield, a longtime Madisonian and one of James Brown's original "Funky Drummers," will continue monthly at the High Noon Saloon, organizers of the performances said. Proceeds from the shows, known as "Funky ...
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 10:03 pm
Repairs coming to James Brown Arena, Bell
WRDW-TVRepairs coming to James Brown Arena, Bell Auditorium after SPLOST approvalWRDW-TVThe first 1.5 million dollars will act like a band-aid to keep the Bell Auditorium open while also providing smaller fixes to the James Brown Arena. But as that money starts to flow towards these older buildings, officials say bigger changes will have ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 9:17 pm
Clyde Stubblefield, drummer in James Brown's
Telegraph.co.ukClyde Stubblefield, drummer in James Brown's band – obituaryTelegraph.co.ukClyde Stubblefield , who has died aged 73, shaped the sound of two eras and two forms of music: first, as the drummer in James Brown's band; and, 20 years later, when his grooves were sampled for many of the formative records of hip-hop. Aged just 17 ...
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 4:03 am
James Brown, 83, retired porter - The
The Philadelphia TribuneJames Brown, 83, retired porterThe Philadelphia TribuneIn addition to his wife, he is survived by: his son, James Z. Brown (Margaret); daughter, Stephanie M. Brown-McCollum (Robert); grandchildren, Melissa N. McCollum, Kyerra M. Brown and Arron C. Brown; brother, Charles Brown; and other relatives and ...
Posted on 4 March 2017 | 5:31 pm
Football: the bond that lasts longer than
The GuardianFootball: the bond that lasts longer than many marriagesThe GuardianIt was only when our game's organiser, James Kyllo, died in late 2015, that I started to think about the unique relationships that exist in the five-a-side family. Dads play with lads, and brothers get to tackle each other over the artificial grass or ...
Posted on 3 March 2017 | 10:15 pm
East Anglian businesses back UK to stay in
James Brown, practice leader of Grant Thornton’s Norwich office, said: “The UK’s relationship with Europe has to be a top priority for the new government. An EU referendum looks a certainty but our research indicates that in the Eastern region at ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:07 am
'Black Dynamite' is the Midnight Madness
James Brown's “Superbad” was playing on his iPod and the blaxploitation film idea came to him. He wanted to name the film after the James Brown tune but it had already been taken.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:14 am
Keeping kidney in the 'family'
Soon, however, Maniates will become a part of Deirdre and James Brown’s family in a way that none could have envisioned even a few months ago. Come Sept. 21, James Brown, 36, will undergo a kidney transplant at the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:09 am
These are the breaks: 10 of the most sampled
6. James Brown, “Funky President (People It’s Bad)” (1974) Another entry from the Godfather Of Soul, “Funky President” was recorded in September 1974 for the album Reality and is presumed to be about Gerald Ford. For the sessions, Brown called in ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:00 am
Commissioners Award Less Than Half the
"More comfortable seating, wider concourses, better concessions, premium seating," said Brad Usry with the Coliseum Authority. Tuesday, August 25, 2015 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Obsolete, outdated, you may have your own word for the James Brown Arena.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:20 pm