Posts in category "Soul Music"

Saada Ahmed & Bravo TV's Chef Roble's-Everyday People Brunch-the best day party in Chicago!

Saada Ahmed & Bravo TV's Chef Roble's-Everyday People Brunch-the best day party in Chicago!
Presented by SKYY Vodka’s House of Moscato at Sawtooth Restaurant in the West Loop-this was the place to be Sunday-August 18th.  Attended by an ecletic and engaging crowd of in the know Everyday People.  Chef Roble along with his partners in party creation Saada Ahmed and DJ Momo-brought together the best flavors in dining, drinking... Read more »

With Kindred The Family Soul-Love Has No Recession

With Kindred The Family Soul-Love Has No Recession
On location at The Shrine, just before going on stage-I was speaking with the Philadelphia duo-Kindred The Family Soul to discuss the secrets of their success. So, let’s talk about Kindred and The Family Soul. (It’s) Kindred The Family Soul, no “and”.  There is no ‘and’ because people always equate Kindred The Family Soul to... Read more »

Joe Russo-Celebrates the 3rd Anniversary at The Shrine-with De La Soul

Joe Russo-Celebrates the 3rd Anniversary at The Shrine-with De La Soul
Earlier this week-I had the opportunity to speak with the ever growing legendary promoter and founder of The Shrine-Joe Russo.  On the topic of discussion was the 3rd Anniversary bringing Soul and R&B music to Chicago’s Southside. The journey for The Shrine from year 1 to 3…how did you go about making all of this happen?... Read more »
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The Revolutionary RES-was All Natural and Unleashed at The Shrine

The Revolutionary RES-was All Natural and Unleashed at The Shrine
In this 2nd installment of the “Curls Unleashed Beauty Bar”, soul songstress RES was in town to host the All Natural: An Artist’s Workshop at The Shrine.  Being a fan of her music since the release her infectious dance single “They Say” it was a pleasure having the opportunity to chat with her on all... Read more »

Diggy Simmons new album Unexpected Arrival is a pleasant surprise.

Diggy Simmons new album Unexpected Arrival is a pleasant surprise.
Word is the apple doesn’t fall from the tree and from the looks of it Diggy Simmons-17 year old son of Rev Run of Run DMC-stays true to form.  Discussing his new album and related topics-I would have guessed Diggy was much older speaking to his maturity-he  spoke with confidence, vision and surety of someone... Read more »

Miguel Performs at The Shrine-A Rising Icon Both Scandalous and Romantic

Miguel Performs at The Shrine-A Rising Icon Both Scandalous and Romantic
On location at the Shrine for Grey Goose Entertainment Presents “Rising Icons” tour-I had the chance to speak with the headlining act-Grey Goose Rising Icon simply known as Miguel.  Headlining a soulful and scandalous evening at the Shrine-although he goes by just one name-his music portends an artist set to rise as high as he... Read more »
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Theophulis London Stands Alone…a Hip Hop Talent Unlike Today's Radio Replicas.

Theophulis London Stands Alone…a Hip Hop Talent Unlike Today's Radio Replicas.
If you’re like many, when listening to today’s pop music on the radio-in particular hip hop-you have to wonder what has happened to the genre.  Except for a few notable mentions a la Kanye West, Jay-Z and L’il Wayne-every other hip hop artists sounds like they want to be those honorables-rapping through the likes of... Read more »

R&B Sensation Britni Elise...yeah she gone Rock This!

R&B Sensation Britni Elise...yeah she gone Rock This!
Every now and then in my pursuits as journalist and music critic I come across a talented news artist worthy of consideration.  Someone who not only has the skills and passion to be successful; but also the artistry and fortitude to offer something different from what we are force fed to listen to on popular... Read more »

Goapele Shines at the Shrine with a Taste of Milk & Honey

Goapele Shines at the Shrine with a Taste of Milk & Honey
After an outstanding performance-soul songstress-Goapele offered a glimpse of what she’s all about and why she has continued to stand the test of time in an exclusive backstage interview.Q. Tell me about your new project-Milk & Honey. A.  This will be my third major project coming out this summer-named Milk & Honey.  It’s going to... Read more »
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An interview with Cee Lo Green-The Lady Killer

An interview with Cee Lo Green-The Lady Killer
Fresh off the new release of Cee Lo’s hit single ‘Fuck You’-I was given the opportunity to speak with him regarding his upcoming album “The Lady Killer”.  And he was kind enough to give a look into his soul and the music he loves to make. Q. Let’s talk about the new single Fuck You! ... Read more »
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