Al Green Adds Tour Dates in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles to Schedule of First Live Gigs in Over Seven Years

Al Green Adds Tour Dates in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles to Schedule of First Live Gigs in Over Seven Years

Two weeks ago, iconic soul singer Al Green announced a handful of live dates for later in 2019, his first public performances in more than seven years, not including an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2014 that took place as part of the festivities surrounding his involvement in the Kennedy Center Honors. On […]

Legendary Soul Singer Al Green Announces Live Comeback with Five Concerts in April-May

Legendary Soul Singer Al Green Announces Live Comeback with Five Concerts in April-May

It’s been a while since the man behind soul classics such as “Let’s Stay Together,” “Love and Happiness,” “Tired of Being Alone” and more, Al Green, graced a stage with his presence, at least publicly — but on Tuesday the legendary soul singer announced five tour dates for April and May, centered around an appearance at the […]

Fantastic Negrito Returns with the Soulful, Funky and Poignant New Album ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’ (New Music Friday)

Fantastic Negrito Returns with the Soulful, Funky and Poignant New Album ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’ (New Music Friday)

Fantastic Negrito earned a Grammy Award in 2017 for his album The Last Days of Oakland — his soulful funk/rock striking a chord with those who like music with a raw, earnest and vibrant energy. Today, the man otherwise known as Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz released a new record, Please Don’t Be Dead. Titled after and featuring album […]

Soul/Funk Collective Jungle Capture Distinct Moods with Two New Songs, ‘House in LA’ and ‘Happy Man’ (Listen)

Soul/Funk Collective Jungle Capture Distinct Moods with Two New Songs, ‘House in LA’ and ‘Happy Man’ (Listen)

Jungle is a soul/funk-pop ensemble from England made up of seven musicians with a captivating sound and strong work ethic. Currently riding the buzz after two performances at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival last month, the group has unveiled two brand new songs. The group’s music tends to skew toward the ethereal — […]

Soul Star Man: Paul Stanley (The Interview)

Soul Star Man: Paul Stanley (The Interview)

Hard rock to country, pop to jazz, electronica to hip-hop, folk to blues, the real measure and value of music is whether it succeeds in connecting with the listener. In that way, all music that taps into that emotional vein is soul music. In the past 40 + years, as lead singer/front man of KISS, Paul Stanley has […]