My evening.

Save Your Soul dance party

Baltimore. Friday, August 1.

All. Day. Long.

Medical doctors have their own ideas, but I believe in the alternative theory put forward by Doctors Clinton and Collins: free yo’ mind and yo’ ass will follow.

Medical doctors have their own ideas, but I believe in the alternative theory put forward by Doctors Clinton and Collins: free yo’ mind and yo’ ass will follow.

earcandyupdate:

There’s the Sam Cooke who played the Copacabana in ‘64 and the Sam who rocked the Harlem Square Club in Miami in ‘63.

The Copa was an all-white club, strictly. Sam played like he did on his hit records. Clean. Normal. Frankly… white. It wasn’t really soul music. It was more pop. The band was…

earcandyupdate:

Sam Cooke

amospoe:

"We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls."

—— Anais Nin

 

MUSIC ASKS

  • 1: A song you like with a color in the title
  • Purple Rain by Prince
  • 2: A song you like with a number in the title
  • 20th Century Boy by T-Rex
  • 3: A song that reminds you of summertime
  • Summer in the City by The Lovin' Spoonful
  • 4: A song that reminds you of someone you would rather forget about
  • Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad by Moby
  • 5: A song that needs to be played LOUD
  • Baba O'Reily by The Who
  • 6: A song that makes you want to dance
  • Midnight Mover by Wilson Pickett
  • 7: A song to drive to
  • 30 Days in the Hole by Humble Pie
  • 8: A song about drugs or alcohol
  • Too Much Alcohol by Rory Gallagher
  • 9: A song that makes you happy
  • Dancing in the Street by Martha and the Vandellas
  • 10: A song that makes you sad
  • Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye by Leonard Cohen
  • 11: A song that you never get tired of
  • Fuck You by Cee-Lo Green
  • 12: A song from your preteen years
  • Daydream Believer by The Monkees
  • 13: One of your favorite 80’s songs
  • Kids in America by Kim Wilde
  • 14: A song that you would love played at your wedding
  • Into the Mystic by Van Morrison
  • 15: A song that is a cover by another artist
  • I Fought the Law by The Clash (Bobby Fuller Four original)
  • 16: One of your favorite classical songs
  • Allegro from Spring by Antonio Vivaldi
  • 17: A song that would sing a duet with on karaoke
  • Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man by Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty
  • 18: A song from the year that you were born
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen
  • 19: A song that makes you think about life
  • Many Rivers to Cross by Jimmy Cliff
  • 20: A song that has many meanings to you
  • The Games People Play by Joe South
  • 21: A favorite song with a person’s name in the title
  • Johnny B. Goode by Chuck Berry
  • 22: A song that moves you forward
  • Roots Radicals by Rancid
  • 23: A song that you think everybody should listen to
  • Everyday People by Sly & The Family Stone
  • 24: A song by a band you wish were still together
  • Guerilla Radio by Rage Against the Machine
  • 25: A song by an artist no longer living
  • Lost Highway by Hank Williams
  • 26: A song that makes you want to fall in love
  • Can't Help Falling In Love With You by Elvis
  • 27: A song that breaks your heart
  • Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday
  • 28: A song by an artist with a voice that you love
  • What I'd Say by Ray Charles
  • 29: A song that you remember from your childhood
  • Sugar, Sugar by The Archies
  • 30: A song that reminds you of yourself
  • Authority Song by John Mellencamp

Right about now, the funk soul brother.

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