Creating Social Change Through Film and Music: Do the Right Thing!
As part of the University of Michigan School of Social Work centennial celebration, Spike Lee and Terence Blanchard will headline the new Social Justice Changemaker Lecture Series. Stories have the power to stimulate conversation, change opinion and inspire people to action. Spike Lee and Terence Blanchard will share how to introduce new audiences to social justice through film, music and art.
ANN ARBOR, MICH. (PRWEB) MARCH 25, 2021 – For 100 years, the University of Michigan School of Social Work has made an impact educating the next generation of social work leaders, advancing social justice and creating progressive change.
‘A CLOSER LOOK’: UMC GREENLIGHTS MUSIC ARTIST DOCUSERIES FROM ‘UNSUNG’ NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNING PRODUCER ISAAC TAYLOR
First Episode to Take ‘A Closer Look’ at New Edition’s Ralph Tresvant in Eye-Opening Interview Revealing the Truth Behind His Hiatus from the Group
Los Angeles, CA– A new docuseries is coming soon to popular AMC Networks streamer, UMC – the first streaming service ever created for Black TV and film.
PATTI LaBELLE, CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER, RICKEY SMILEY, MICHAEL VICK, ANTHONY HAMILTON, DAVID AND TAMELA MANN, AND MORE CELEBRATE 1-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF HIT SHOW “MONEY MAKING CONVERSATIONS” HOSTED BY MULTIPLE EMMY® WINNER RUSHION McDONALD
ATLANTA, GA (May 3, 2018)— Multiple EMMY® winning producer, social media influencer and entrepreneur Rushion McDonald, celebrates the 1-year anniversary this May of his hit radio talk show “Money Making Conversations” – joined by an all-star lineup of guests that continue to make an impact in the worlds of entertainment, business, digital sectors, sports, finance, and more.
TO DELIVER KEYNOTE ADDRESS
AT FIRST ANNUAL JAZZ CONGRESS
Thursday, January 11, 2018
12:15 pm in The Appel Room
Jazz Congress, a new annual conference organized by JazzTimes and Jazz at Lincoln Center, announced NBA all-time leading scorer, New York Times-bestselling author, and U.S. Cultural Ambassador Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the keynote speaker for its first annual Jazz Congress on Thursday, January 11 at 12:15pm in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s The Appel Room.
Harlem School Of The Arts And The R&B Foundation Present An Intimate And Inspiring Conversation With Entrepreneur And Music Mogul Mike Bivins
NEW YORK – May 31, 2017 – PRLog — On June 3rd, in celebration of Black Music Month and the HSA Spring Music Festival, the Harlem School of the Arts, in association with The R&B Foundation, welcomes entrepreneur and music mogul Mike Bivins, for an intimate conversation about his life and multi-facetted career.
PRESIDENT OBAMA INCLUDES CORINNE’S “GREEN APHRODISIAC” ON HIS
SUMMER PLAYLIST “SONGS FOR THE NIGHTTIME”
Grammy Award-winning singer Corinne Bailey Rae has launched a six-part podcast series exploring the themes and personal experiences that inspired the creative process behind her critically acclaimed album The Heart Speaks In Whispers. Acting as narrator, interviewer and guide, Corinne delves deep into her passions and presents a fascinating collection of subjects with the help of a wide range of experts, philosophers, authors, artists and musicians.
Music Editor A. Scott Galloway Interviews Music Diva Jody Watley!
T.U.M.S. is elated to have with us this month, as part of Black History Month, one of the finest singers of our time. R&B/Soul Songstress Jody Watley is on the move again with the return of group Shalamar Reloaded and New Music on the horizon. Our music editor A. Scott Galloway spent some quality time with Ms. Watley to discuss an array of topics. LOTS OF THEM! Pull up a chair and relax for a moment – Our conversation with Jody Watley comes to you NOW!
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DASH RADIO PARTNERS WITH MILES DAVIS ESTATE FOR NEW SHOW “EVOLUTION OF THE GROOVE”
HOSTS ERIN DAVIS & VINCE WILBURN, JR. WELCOME LEGENDARY BASSIST VERDINE WHITE OF EARTH, WIND & FIRE ON DECEMBER 4th
(Hollywood, CA) — DASH Radio, a streaming broadcast radio platform for iOS and Android, is excited to announce new show “Evolution Of The Groove,” in partnership with Miles Davis Estate and hosted by Erin Davis (son of Miles Davis) and Vince Wilburn, Jr. (nephew of Miles Davis). In the spirit of Miles, the free-form, progressive platform will cover a multitude of genres and topics, designed to keep the cultural conversation moving forward.
FROM THE LEGENDARY EMMY & GRAMMY-NOMINATED SINGER, DRUMMER, AND PERCUSSIONIST—A POWERFUL MEMOIR OF THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF MUSIC AND FIVE DECADES OF LIFE AND LOVE ON THE STAGE
In the first pages of her thoughtful and compelling memoir, THE BEAT OF MY OWN DRUM, renowned drummer and percussionist Sheila “E” Escovedo vividly describes what it felt like to approach the stage for her first live performance. The connection she felt to the music seemed like part of her DNA. The cymbals vibrated through her body and the timbales shook her bones and touched her soul. She was five years old.
Check out our Interview with Jazz Legend Earl Klugh as part of our coverage of the Playboy Jazz Festival!
Whats Happening Readers,
As you may know, this weekend is the 36th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl in Southern California. And one of the players slated to appear and perform stopped by T.U.M.S. recently for a candid conversation with our Publisher Terrill J. Hanna.