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As Chuck D of Public Enemy memorably put it, "Hip-hop is the CNN of the ghetto." While it serves that purpose, hip-hop started as a much broader genre and eventually, after emerging from the wasteland of gangsta, regained part of that potential....
Formed in a small town in South Dakota, a state not widely recognized for its contributions to the world of music, Paradise Fears has set out with a unique mission: tell a real story. "We wanted to write songs that matter," says lead singer Sam Miller....
Parachute took root in the college town of Charlottesville, Virginia, where the group honed its mix of pop/rock, funk, and contemporary blue-eyed soul under the original name Sparky's Flaw. Formed by high school students Will Anderson (vocals, guitar), Johnny Stubblefield (drums), Christopher "Kit" French (saxophone, keyboards), Alex Hargrave (bass), and Nate McFarland (guitar), Sparky's Flaw generated a healthy buzz around town and eventually became popular at the nearby University of Virginia, where they opened for Robert Randolph....
If you're familiar with bluegrass music, then you're tuned in to some of what Greensky Bluegrass does. They're also known to throw a great party, rock n roll, and (if the critics are to be believed) they have great songs....
With a sound dancing between gutbucket soul, N'awlins grit-down funk and horn-fueled Motown pop, Mingo Fishtrap is an anomaly in the contemporary music scene. With each album, the group gravitates closer to the classic sounds that inspired them to learn their craft....
This second-generation New Orleans musician sings and writes soulful R&B with a funk twist and pop hooks. ~ Rovi
One of the cornerstone acts of the U.K. retro-soul scene, the New Mastersounds play taut old-school instrumental funk with a contemporary energy and enthusiasm that has earned them rave reviews and led them to collaborate with a number of major acts in Britain and the United States....
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|08/03||7:30 pm||The Boston Babydolls present Madam Burlesque|
|08/13||10:00 pm||The Chainsmokers and Steve James|
|08/17||6:00 pm||Kings Of Pittsburgh (Concert)|
|08/19||8:00 pm||MC Frontalot|
|08/21||7:00 pm||Paradise Fears|
|09/17||8:00 pm||Matt Wertz - Meant To Be Tour With Parachute|
|09/23||8:00 pm||Greensky Bluegrass|
|09/24||8:00 pm||New Orleans Suspects|
|09/30||7:30 pm||Marc Broussard, with Mingo Fishtrap, and Andy Suzuki|
|10/08||8:00 pm||The New Mastersounds|
|10/29||8:00 pm||Adrian Belew|