RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Aretha Franklin

A collection of news and information related to Aretha Franklin published by this site and its partners.

Top Aretha Franklin Articles

Displaying items 265-276
  • Naro screens Blues Brothers movie tonight with intro by tribute band

    Naro screens Blues Brothers movie tonight with intro by tribute band
    Think of The Blues Brothers as the original soul revival act -- beating Amy Winehouse to the punch by a couple of decades. While the fictional band's concept and impact has been watered down by time and some awful sequels, the original film's still great....
  • Shows You Don't Want to Miss

    • Thursday: Little Ugly, $4. 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester; Unbuckled Records Showcase featuring White Savages and more, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Christopher John, 7 p.m. Baci Grill, Cromwell. • Friday: The Acacia...
  • Our Picks: Show in (or near) Hartford that you don't want to miss this week

    Our Picks: Show in (or near) Hartford that you don't want to miss this week
    Thursday: Little Ugly, $4. 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester; Unbuckled Records Showcase featuring White Savages and more, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Christopher John, 7 p.m. Baci Grill, Cromwell. Friday: The Acacia Strain, $18. 6 p.m....
  • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin To Say "I Do"

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin To Say "I Do"
    Aretha Franklin announced her engagement, capping off a busy celebrity engagement season over the holidays. The 69-year-old “Queen of Soul” plans to say “I do” to longtime friend Willie Wilkerson this summer. The engagement...
  • Star-Studded 'Once In A Lifetime Musical Tribute' Planned For Whitney Houston Funeral

    Star-Studded 'Once In A Lifetime Musical Tribute' Planned For Whitney Houston Funeral
    Friends and family of Whitney Houston are preparing to say one final goodbye to the superstar on Saturday - and the city of Newark is preparing as well. The service will be private, but Whitney Houston's millions of fans worldwide will be able to watch...
  • For Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi and an 11-piece Supergroup, It's Now or Never.

    For Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi and an 11-piece Supergroup, It's Now or Never.
    In 2010, after several trying years of juggling successful careers and a growing family, guitarist Derek Trucks and his wife, singer Susan Tedeschi, shelved their respective solo groups and began assembling what would become the Tedeschi Trucks Band. It&...
  • Joseph Wooten, from Newport News, explains connection to the late Whitney Houston

    Joseph Wooten, from Newport News, explains connection to the late Whitney Houston
    There's at least one connection between the Peninsula and the late, great Whitney Houston. Joseph Wooten, a musician who grew up in Newport News and who now plays keyboards for the Steve Miller Band, sang background vocals onone track of her self-titled...
  • Whitney Houston's Childhood Friends In Newark Knew Her As "Nippy"

    Whitney Houston's Childhood Friends In Newark Knew Her As "Nippy"
    Whitney Houston was just a Jersey girl here, someone who dressed up in mom's clothes with her friends and sang her heart out--only her mic was a vacuum cleaner and the audience were giggly girls posing in front of a mirror. Whitney did, however, come...
  • Art + music at the Hollywood Bowl

    Art + music at the Hollywood Bowl
    Given its penchant for eclectic programming, it's no surprise that the Hollywood Bowl curates its show posters the same way it curates its shows. "Musically, we always want to do something unique," says Laura Connelly, director of presentations for the...
  • Monster Mash: Dudamel to Carnegie Hall; Charlie Chaplin musical

    <b>Monster Mash:</b> Dudamel to Carnegie Hall; Charlie Chaplin musical
  • Casting Motown greats

    Casting Motown greats
    It might be a stroke of casting kismet: Jennifer Hudson, who won an Oscar for her performance in "Dreamgirls," is negotiating to play gospel-soul powerhouse Aretha Franklin. Which got us thinking: What other performers could play Motown-era soul singers...
  • Ledisi is jazzed

    Ledisi is jazzed
    AMY Winehouse is the retro soul newcomer who has grabbed the most attention and Grammy nominations (not to mention tabloid headlines), but there's a growing buzz in the music industry that Ledisi, another 2007 best new artist nominee, may also be worth...
Recent News Coverage on Mary Bono - Baltimore Sun
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Mary Bono

A collection of news and information related to Mary Bono published by this site and its partners.

Top Mary Bono Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Singer Judy Collins to speak at Father Martin's Ashley

    Legendary singer-songwriter Judy Collins will be the keynote speaker at the fifth annual Women in Recovery Luncheon May 22 at Father Martin's Ashley, a non-profit alcoholism and drug addiction treatment center near Havre de Grace.
  • GOP 2016 contenders to court Mitt Romney's top donors in Utah

    Top donors to Mitt Romney’s two presidential campaigns are gathering this week for the former Massachusetts governor’s annual retreat in Park City, where they will get a fresh look at many of the top potential 2016 contenders. New Jersey...

    4 Democrats in state, all freshman House members, facing tough elections

    4 Democrats in state, all freshman House members, facing tough elections
    At a recent reception in their honor, four of California's Democratic freshman House members posed for photos and beamed at well-wishers. But signs of the battles they face were hard to miss. Asked by a fellow politician how his reelection campaign...

    Issa to stump for Nestande in battleground congressional distict

    Republican Rep. Darrell Issa of Vista will hit the campaign trail early on behalf of a GOP challenger in what is expected to be a hotly contested Riverside County congressional district  seat. The Brian Nestande for Congress campaign said Issa would...

    Lessons from a doctor congressman's freshman year

    Lessons from a doctor congressman's freshman year
    Rep. Raul Ruiz was settling in on another flight home to the Southern California desert when the flight crew put out an urgent call for passengers with medical expertise. Ruiz hurried down the aisle to find an elderly man collapsed in his seat. The...