Archive for September 2011

M.E.D.I.A. Girls!

M.E.D.I.A. Girls!
People didn’t grab on to Beyonce’s song when she hit radio airwaves with “Girls (Who Run The World)”, the initial single off of her latest album, 4. But within the beats, hard-hitting drums, snares, and kicks, were lyrics of empowerment and praise of a beautiful specie: women. And now, the song has become the backdrop... Read more »

The Symphony Opens Season at Apostolic Church

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra opened its season at Apostolic Church  of Christ on Chicago’s South Side.  It was a wonderful free concert for the community at large.  And they came by the thousands, 5500 to be exact. Mrs. Isabelle Brazier, mother of the church pastor, Dr. Byron Brazier invited them to perform. They accepted.   She loves... Read more »

Cass's Bash

Cass greets Shantell Brown on the red carpet.
Cass Miller gave himself the perfect birthday party.  He planned for three years for what was truly a special event, as he celebrated his 50th.  It was on the Kanan Luxury Cruise.  It was a beautiful night and Chicago’s lakefront sparkled.  Dr. Byron Brazier blessed  the crew, the boat, Cass and guests.    The guests... Read more »
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Emerge! Fashion Runway Show - NY Fashion Week

Emerge! Fashion Runway Show
My company D. Williams PR Group created and produced Emerge! Fashion Runway show during NY Fashion week.  Emerge! is one of the largest emerging designer showcases during fashion week.  On September 15th, with over 400 people in attendance, the Emerge! Runway Showcase brought together the best of what fashion has to offer. From talented fresh... Read more »

CARESS SAHURA PERFORMS ERYKAH BADU THE HEALER

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  Chicago-bred and soulfully jazzed influenced, Caress Sahura is hitting stages around Chicago and beyond. Next week she’ll be lighting the stage as Smooth Jazz Entertainment (http://www.smoothjazzentertainment.net) presents Stella’s Starlight at the elegant Galleria Unico (http://galleriaunicochicago.com) on Friday, September 30th. The showcase will provide a live experience with the sultry vocalist that will dive into... Read more »

Deee-Troit has Crazy Talent! Monica Blaire

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Monica Blaire…Straight from the 313 (Detroit) In April, I headed back to Detroit, in and out flight, to experience her live show. One word: Dope. Big ups to my homie, Stephen (TheeStefLuva- http://theeblogluva.wordpress.com/) for putting me on! Want more? http://www.soultracks.com/Monica_Blaire   -So S.I.C. *toi talese*
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FOODIES UNITE! StreetFood Artistry

FOODIES UNITE! StreetFood Artistry
To have an idea is one thing. To build upon that idea and formulate a strategic plan of action and execution takes a strong visionary with the ability to succeed through trial and error. To the extent, that they then become creators and innovators. Such is perceived when speaking with business-savvy ladies Patrice Perkins and... Read more »

Jacqueline Kennedy - FBI had secret tapes of Martin Luther

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Interesting comments from Jacqueline Kennedy on Dr. King.

Rare Photos

Hitchcock and Warhol in a genius conversation
These are photos of interesting people, at interesting times in interesting places.  Take a look.
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The Soul Train Night

The Impressions celebrate 40 years of Soul Train.
It was a great night on Labor Day at Millennieum Park. Soul Train was still hip and in full force.  It was the largest gathering to date at the downtown park with 20,000.  Alderman Barnett presented Don Cornelius with a Street Sign that will go on Madison Street near the studios where the Soul Train... Read more »