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A Fresh Perspective on the Groundbreaking Civil Rights Doc ‘Eyes on the Prize’

On the “A” w/Souleo Growing up after the civil rights movement removed Chris Hastings, executive producer of WORLD Channel, from any firsthand experiences of that era. Instead, the bulk of his knowledge came from books and documentaries such as Eyes […]

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The Top 5 Happenings for Super Bowl 50

It is officially Super Bowl week, and San Francisco is even more abuzz with activity (and activism) than usual. With the big game between

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The ‘80s: Roxy Music’s ‘Avalon’

In 1982, the English rock group Roxy Music released their 8th studio album, Avalon. This wound up being the band’s final album before

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Three Opportunities to Support Great Causes

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Got a few extra dollars to spare? From a soul music fan’s dream

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer: Rene Crowder

Rene Crowder was the adorable girl with the pretty smile who danced on Soul Train from the early to mid-1970s. She wasn’t

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Visual Artists are ‘Pushing Buttons’ in More Ways than One

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Since one of the earliest known buttons found at Mohenjo Daro in the

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Q&A: Iconic Soul Train Dancer Cheryl Song

Cheryl Song is one of the most famous and recognizable dancers from Soul Train. Her long hair, exotic outfits, and the fact

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Q&A: Raymond Lambert Gets Serious About Comedy in New Book, ‘All Jokes Aside’

When it comes to comedy clubs, All Jokes Aside is still heralded as one of the best; the now-defunct venue, which was a major

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The ‘80s: David Bowie

For writers, music critics, record companies, music charts, streaming services, and of course music fans, labels are somewhat of a necessary evil.  Rock, R&B,

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In Memoriam: David Bowie

Innovative. Theatrical. Eccentric. Eclectic. Strange. Each of these adjectives can—and have—been used to describe the genius that is David Bowie. Born David



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