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FREE DOWNLOAD! Funk/Jazz Band Rock Candy Funk Party to Release New Album “Groove Is King” on July 31st, 2015

Rock Candy Funk Party - Groove Is King
 
Funk Quartet Rock Candy Funk Party to Unleash “Groove Is King” on July 31
Download the free song “Uber Station” HERE!
 
RCFP will play two shows at L.A.’s The Baked Potato on July 24 and 25 to celebrate album release
 
LOS ANGELES, June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On July 31, funk and jazz band Rock Candy Funk Party (RCFP) will release their sophomore studio album Groove Is King, an aural kaleidoscope that mashes up funk, rock, dance, electronica, jazz and R&B into 14 original tracks and 2 covers full of space, texture, and virtuoso musicianship. Included is a bonus DVD with over 50 minutes of in-studio footage.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Legendary R&B Group ConFunkShun Returns with New Album, “More Than Love” on April 28th, 2015

Con Funk Shun - 2015
 
CLASSIC FUNK /R&B GROUP
CONFUNKSHUN
RETURNS WITH FIRST NEW STUDIO ALBUM IN MORE THEN 20 YEARS
MORE THAN LOVE DUE OUT APRIL 28, 2015
 
Check Out New Video For “I Miss You”-
New Single Currently At Radio!!
 
Once upon a time there were many great self-contained R&B and funk groups, innovative, immensely popular artists such as Earth, Wind & Fire, War, The Meters, The Commodores, Kool & The Gang, Lakeside, Slave and many others who created a body of work in the 70’s and 80’s that still thrills audiences today.
 

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! R&B/Funk Band Orgone Releases New Album “Beyond The Sun” on April 28th, 2015 | Announces New Tour

Orgone - cropped
 
Photo: Art Arroz Photography
 
ORGONE BRINGS FUNK INTO THE 21ST CENTURY ON SHANACHIE DEBUT BEYOND THE SUN
& READIES FOR BLOCKBUSTER SPRING TOUR!!
 
Orgone releases electrifying bonus track “Sweet Feet,” which they describe as an anthem for wallflowers around the world.
 

 
In the 1970’s, there was a plethora of self-contained R&B/funk bands such as The Meters, Kool & The Gang, Earth, Wind & Fire, War, Parliament/Funkadelic, Mandrill, Rufus and of course James Brown’s JB’s, who were creating expansive combinations of R&B, funk, rock, Latin and pan-African sounds, often via wide-ranging, incendiary live performances that put them on the cutting edge of global music-making.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Italian Jazz-Funk Group Camera Soul Releases New Album “Dress Code”

Camera Soul - Dress Code
 
The Italian jazz-funk supergroup follows up the success of previous album, ‘Not For Ordinary People’, with its third studio album and the debut of lead vocalist Maria Enrica Lotesoriere.
 
Denver, CO, USA (PRWEB) January 20, 2015
 
On January 20, 2015, Italian jazz-funk group Camera Soul will release its third studio album, ‘Dress Code’, through Azzurra Music in Europe and TIMKAT Entertainment in the Americas.
 

Funk/R&B Band ORGONE Signs with Shanachie Ent. | New CD Coming in April 2015

Orgone
 
ORGONE BRINGS THE FUNK INTO THE 21ST CENTURY
 
(Photo: Art Urroz Photography)
 
Beginning as a largely instrumental band nearly a decade ago, Orgone, with the addition of DeLeon, and increased touring up to 150 dates a year, has evolved to become a high-energy band with extraordinary command of a wide range of R & B and funk grooves, laced with jazz, Latin and rock music. Orgone has just been signed by Shanachie Entertainment and is now recording a new album –their first with DeLeon, slated for April release.

Wendy Williams to Host the Soul Train Awards 2014

Wendy Williams II
 
She’s Your Queen To Be…
WENDY WILLIAMS TO HOST SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014 IN LAS VEGAS ON NOVEMBER 7TH
 
PREMIERING NOVEMBER 30TH AT 8PM ET/PT ON CENTRIC AND BET, THE AWARDS SHOW WITH REAL SOUL RETURNS TO THE ORLEANS ARENA IN LAS VEGAS
 
NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — CENTRIC today announced that media mogul Wendy Williams will host SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014, celebrating and honoring R&B legends and soul music’s brightest new stars. The show will be held on November 7, 2014 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas with tickets on sale to the public.

Keyboard Legend Bernie Worrell’s Classic CD, “Elevation – The Upper Air” Released | Available NOW

Bernie Worrell’s First Ever Solo Piano CD Released On M.O.D. Technologies –
Elevation, The Upper Air


Bernie Worrell, keyboard legend, founding member and essential collaborator / composer / arranger in George Clintonʼs Parliament/Funkadelic, has worked with an extremely diverse array of artists -Talking Heads, Bootsy Collins, The Rolling Stones, Lee ”Scratch” Perry, Black Uhuru, Fela Kuti, Burning Spear, Pharoah Sanders, Buddy Guy, Sly & The Family Stone, Mos Def, Albert King, Sly & Robbie, etc. He is among the most influential and emulated electronic keyboardists in modern music. His synthesizer work defined 80ʼs and 90ʼs West Coast Hip Hop and is still recognized in the pop hits of today.

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Music Choice to be Presenting Sponsor for The 9th Annual Jazz In The Gardens | March 14th-15th, 2014

Jazz in the Gardens Announces Music Choice as the Presenting Festival Sponsor



Jazz in the Gardens is “Powered” by Music Choice Two Day Festival Includes Kelly Rowland, Jamie Foxx, LL Cool J and More


Miami Gardens, FL (PRWEB) March 03, 2014

The City of Miami Gardens’ 9th annual Jazz in the Gardens music festival at Sun Life Stadium is proud to announce Music Choice as the presenting sponsor for the 2014 event. The sponsorship is a continued celebration of Music Choice’s Black History Month celebration and its partnership with the City of Miami Gardens. The event takes place March 14-15, 2014 in Miami Gardens…

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The Wah Wah Collective to Release Debut Album, “Cry Baby Soul” on Feb. 24th, 2014 | LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC!!

The Wah Wah Collective
‘Cry Baby Soul’
Debut Album



Artist:  The Wah Wah Collective
Album:  Cry Baby Soul
Label:  I-innovate
Catalog:  innowah
Release:  24th February 2014
Format:  CD/Digital iTunes/Amazon

LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE BELOW!!

‘Cry Baby Soul’ is the first album offering from The Wah Wah Collective. A gathering of previous vinyl only releases mixed with unreleased songs from the now London based group.

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