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‘The Last Waltz’ turning 40: box set on the way; Phosphorescent, Nels Cline, Natalie Prass & more playing tribute at The Cap

The new box set features outtakes, rehearsals and more.

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livestream South by South Lawn live from The White House (Sharon Jones canceled)

Sharon's recovering from pneumonia -- Binky Griptite and Saun & Starr performed with The Dap Kings instead at this White House music/issues festival.

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What’s going on Wednesday? (She-Devils, Cousin Stizz, Scully, Margo Price, Syd Straw, Antibalas & more)

You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights...

She-Devils @ Baby's All Right
Having just opened last night for Majical Clouds, fellow Montreal duo She-Devils (whose music is sample based, but not exactly dancepop) play their own show toni...

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Greenwich House Music School’s “Uncharted” series returning with Marc Ribot, Binky Griptite & more (schedule)

Greenwich House Music School's "Uncharted" series will return this year every Thursday from March 12 to April 30 at the venue's 100-cap Renee Weiler Concert Hall...

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Curtis Mayfield tribute concert scheduled @ Lincoln Center (w/ Mavis Staples, Aloe Blacc, TVOTR members & more)

July 20th at Lincoln Center in NYC:"The product of a collaboration between Lincoln Center Festival and the Mayfield estate, this one-night-only event pays tribute to the late Curtis Mayfield, an iconic Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member whose music served as a soundtrack to the civil rights movement, introducing poetry and moral affirmation into pop, soul, funk, and R&B...

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The Impressions played one of Southpaw’s final shows w/ Binky Griptite & the Dee-Kays (pics & video)

The history of The Impressions is a timeline that spans almost the entire course of rock & soul music. As most of you already know the group counted both Jerry Butler and Curtis Mayfield within their ranks over the last half century...

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Southpaw countdown: The Impressions are in from Chicago, play there with Daptone family tonight

"In what may be Soul music's most exciting collaboration of the year, Rock'n Roll Hall of Famers THE IMPRESSIONS will team up with Brooklyn's BINKY GRIPTITE and the Dee-Kays, a group of musicians featuring members of the Dap-Kings, for a unique Soul revue showcasing two of the best acts of the genre's history, bringing together two generations...

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Inyang Bassey playing w/ Binky Griptite, Moby released a free EP (and announced a full album)

You might know the powerful and soulful voice of Brooklyn's Inyang Bassey from her work with Moby. Maybe you caught her in October at the Brooklyn Soul Festival, or when she was a guest of Yo Gabba Gabba at one of their Radio City Music Hall shows that same month...

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soul @ Rockwood tonight, J&R Musicfest this weekend, Brooklyn Soul Festival in October (all w/ Eli Reed)

Eli "Paperboy" Reed at Governor's Island (more by Tracy Allison)

For the curious, J & R Musicfest & Tech Expo won't be just demos of the latest wi-fi enabled equipment...

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Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings played Fallon & Letterman (video) & 2 shows @ the Apollo (pics)

"This past Saturday night it was a trip to the Apollo Theater on 125th Street in Harlem. The act was Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings. After three albums and 10 years they are an overnight sensation...

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