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Chicago House Music DJ And Producer Paul Johnson Dies After Battle With COVID-19

CBS Sports 04 Aug 2021
CHICAGO (CBS) — Renowned Chicago house music DJ and producer Paul Johnson died Wednesday after a battle with COVID-19, according to his Facebook page ... As noted by, Johnson grew up with Chicago’s flourishing house music scene and pioneers such as Frankie Knuckles, Ron Hardy, and Farley Jackmeister Funk.

Nightlife events : Aug. 6-13

Lincoln Journal Star 04 Aug 2021
Friday. 1867 Bar — 8 p.m. El Perro with Parker Griggs of Radio Moscow / Spirit Mother / Beast Eagle / Mad Alchemy, $10 adv.; $13, door, 21 and up. Art & Soul — 6-9 p.m. Bobby Gadoury, live Jazz piano lounge ... Sketchy Lucky ... live DJ, dancing ... DJ Relic, no cover ... DJ Pink Bunny ... DJ Relic, no cover ... DJ Relic. Funk & Soul on vinyl night ... DJ Nick the Quick ... .

Funk Flex to perform at Yard Goats game as thank-you to fans for 2021 season

Hartford Courant 03 Aug 2021
Funk Flex, the pioneering hip-hop DJ known for his “bomb drop” sound effects, will give a special post-game concert at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, following the Hartford Yard Goats’ final Saturday home game of the season, Sept ... Funk Flex was an active part of the original 1980s hip-hop ...

Music with no boundaries at Lincoln Crossing and Maha festivals

Lincoln Journal Star 03 Aug 2021
Building off the straightforward drumming of Donald Ray “DJ” Johnson Jr., bassist Laura Lee adds a fat, funk-meets-reggae bass to create the foundation for the fluid guitar of Mark Speer that floated above the rhythm, weaving together sounds from sources as disparate as Thai surf music to the kids’ song “This Old Man.”.

Heartless Bastards show SoCo venues some love, plus more Austin music

Culture Map 02 Aug 2021
August is here, and even with the return of COVID-related restrictions, live music continues to plug back in around Austin. See below for recommendations for the first half of this month ... Stay tuned! ... This one will for sure be a fun night of soul, rock, and funk, especially with Cilantro Boombox, Nuevo, and DJ Jah Karma rounding out the bill ... ....

Oakland Museum blasts off with new show on Afrofuturism: From the Mothership to ‘Black Panther’

East Bay Times 02 Aug 2021
Butler and the otherworldly talents of funk and jazz musicians George Clinton and Sun Ra ... OMCA had a replica of the Mothership built for visitors to walk in and around, while they can simultaneously listen to a Spotify playlist of about 165 Afrofuturistic songs curated by musician Paul Dennis Miller, aka DJ Spooky.

Jack Harlow, Gucci Mane, Lil Jon lead new hip-hop festival

Las Vegas Review-Journal 31 Jul 2021
Lil Jon performs at the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Festival Day 2 held at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday, Sept ... Taking place Aug ... 2-6, the event will feature Jack Harlow, Gucci Mane, Lil Jon, Juicy J, Four Color Zack, Kid Funk, DJ Snake and more ... .

Soundtrack Of My Life: Mark Ronson

NME 30 Jul 2021
Anything produced by DJ Premier. “I grew up in London, but New York is home, and any classic, early ’90s DJ Premier production sounds like New York to me ... “I’m especially proud of it – but I’ve heard ‘Uptown Funk’ a lot! I mean, I never listen to my own music at home or in the car, but when I DJ out I play it ... I’m a DJ.

Concerts for the week of July 29-Aug. 4

Index-Journal 30 Jul 2021
Eddies Sport’s Bar – KBEAR Country Night with DJ Steve Franklin 8p-12a ... Mad Myrna’s – Thursdays with DJ Covy 10p-2a ... Williwaw Social – Sky Beats on the Roof w/ DJ Fan Service 7p-11p ... The Yukon Bar (Seward) – DJ Hankerchief Dance Party 9p-1a ... Red Carpet Entertainment – DJ Chester Chomp’s Zoom Room Dance Party! 7p-7.40p ... DJ GRE & Lloyds Noize 6p-10p.

Cafe Boheme Kolonaki’s Cozy & Sophisticated Cafe Bistro

Greek City Times 30 Jul 2021
Cafe Boheme athens ... It attracts the city’s high-profile professional crowd in their low-key moments, stopping over for a catch-up coffee or business lunch during the day and vibrant, flirty conversations and even a little dancing to the DJ’s jazz-funk-contemporary tunes at night ... Cafe Boheme inside ... A. Omirou 36, Kolonaki. w. https.// ... .

Raekwon, KRS-One, George Clinton, Big Daddy Kane to Headline New York City Concert Series

Rollingstone 29 Jul 2021
A who’s who of classic rap and funk stars will be headlining an upcoming concert series in New York City dubbed It’s Time for Hip-Hop in NYC ... And the festivities will end with a concert topped by George Clinton and the P-Funk All-Stars and Too Short in Queens on the 20th ... DJ Hollywood. DJ Jazzy Joyce. DJ Kevie Kev ... DJ Chuck Chillout ... DJ Mr.

Sheila E. will headline the 10th annual Uptown Jazz Festival

Orange County Register 29 Jul 2021
Sheila E ... 20-21 concert at Houghton Park ... Artists set to perform on day two include North Long Beach-based R&B, funk and jazz group DW3, who are regular performers at the festival, as well as old school funk band Biscuits & Gravy, Long Beach native blues and jazz singer Shy But Flyy and New Blues Revolution ... Festival Pass ... Pastor Funk ... DJ, Mr ... DJ Zest.

My Own Jazz: An Interview With A Guy Called Gerald

The Quietus 29 Jul 2021
It was Simpsons’ upbringing, dancing to jazz funk and electro funk as a kid and battling against other DJ crews as a member of the Scratch Beatmasters that gave birth to this "quintessential British dance track" (Greg Wilson) ... It was never his plan to become a party DJ, instead he wanted to turn his energy to studio work.

Nightlife events : July 30-Aug. 6

Lincoln Journal Star 28 Jul 2021
Friday. Art & Soul — 6-9 p.m. Bobby Gadoury, piano lounge. Bodega's Alley — 9 p.m. Jerry Pranksters. Bourbon Theatre — 8 p.m. Nick Hoff Time Comedy tour, $15 adv.; $20 day of show ... live DJ, dancing ... 1 p.m ... DJ Relic, no cover ... DJ Pink Bunny ... DJ Relic, no cover ... DJ Relic. Funk & Soul on vinyl night ... DJ Blac / Spencelove / SQUAD, no cover ... DJ Nick the Quick.