James Graham Brown Foundation Awards Large
James Graham Brown Foundation Awards Large Gift for UK LEADSUKNow (press release)Mason Rummel, president and CEO of the James Graham Brown Foundation notes that “UK's strategic plan has made student success a priority and set ambitious goals. This grant is intended to help the university accelerate efforts to increase retention and ...and more »
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 8:04 pm
The 19th Annual Guitar Pull returns to the
WJBF-TVThe 19th Annual Guitar Pull returns to the James Brown AreaWJBF-TVAUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The 19th Annual Guitar Pull presented by Just Beds “Home of America's Mattress” is returning to the CSRA on Nov.14 at 7:30 pm at the James Brown Arena and campers are already waiting on tickets. This year's Guitar Pull line-up ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 5:10 am
Little Richard and James Brown drum star
The San Diego Union-TribuneLittle Richard and James Brown drum star Charles Connor back for Carlsbad gigThe San Diego Union-TribuneWhen Charles Connor came to San Diego in 2015, it was to discuss his autobiography,“Keep A Knockin': The Story of a Legendary Drummer.” The New Orleans-bred musician was just 18 when he joined Little Richard's band in 1953. By that time, he had ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 11:00 am
James Brown, Dr. Harry Edwards Talk Athlete
James Brown, Dr. Harry Edwards Talk Athlete Activism on CampusHarvard CrimsonFormer Harvard men's basketball star James Brown '73, host of NFL Today on CBS, was joined by Dr. Harry Edwards from UC Berkeley to speak at the IOP on athlete activism over the years. Image courtesy of Martha Stewart/The Institute of Politics at ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 7:00 am
Longtime James Brown Singer Brings Her New
Style WeeklyLongtime James Brown Singer Brings Her New Book to Union Bistro and JazzStyle WeeklyA native of Victoria in Lunenburg County, Martha High rose to perform across the world's stages as a backup singer for the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Growing up, High attended Roosevelt High School in Washington where her girl singing group, the ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 10:26 am
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