Category Archives: Black Music Month

  • Tony! Toni! Tone!’s D’Wayne Wiggins on New Album & Raphael Saadiq

    Apr 19, 15 by Cory A. Haywood 2 Comments

    *The history of R&B includes a wide-ranging collection of vocalists, songwriters, musicians and everything in between. Finger through a catalog of classics from the 90’s and you’ll likely discover a theme: if the song playing “feels good” to your ears, it’s probably a signature jam from longtime music super-group Tony! Toni!Tone! (other number one singles […]

  • Coming Soon! Back to Basics 2 Music Conference 2015

    Feb 19, 15 by Submitted by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    *(Los Angeles/San Diego – February 2015) Fresh off the success of its 2014 Comeback Conference, Urban Network Digital and Amalgamation Magazine: An Industry Quarterly – are returning to San Diego, Calif., June 4-7, 2015 for the Annual Music-Entertainment Conference. The venue for the 3-day event will be held at tropical-themed Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2270 Hotel […]

  • How Sweet It Is! Holland/Dozier/Holland Get Their Star in Hollywood (Look!)

    Feb 13, 15 by Larry Buford 3 Comments

    *Declaring it ‘Holland/Dozier/Holland Day’ in Hollywood; Leron Gubler, President and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce said, ‘Today we are honoring them with the 2543rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He said, ‘Today Hollywood honors Holland/Dozier/Holland’ as the crowd erupted in congratulatory cheers!! Eddie Holland, Lamont Dozier and Brian Holland (HDH) – […]

  • King Family Approves Miniseries and Jackie ‘Moms’ Mabley (Watch)

    Jan 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *In advance of Black History Month, Olive Films will debut on Blu-ray the civil rights-inspired “Amazing Grace“ ($29.95 SRP) and the “astute and compelling” biography “King: The Martin Luther King Story” ($29.95 SRP) on Tues, Jan 27, 2015. Each will also be simultaneously re-released on DVD. “Amazing Grace“ is rated “G” and “King” is not rated. While many […]

  • Early Songs by The Valentinos Featuring Bobby Womack

    Jun 27, 14 by Larry Buford 1 Comment

    *I’m saddened today to hear of the passing of music legend Bobby Womack. Just the other day I was humming a song he recorded with his brothers as The Valentinos called ‘I’ll Make It Alright’ – the 1963 follow-up to their smash ‘I’m Looking For A Love.’ I believe the B-side to ‘I’ll Make It Alright’ […]

  • Chillin’ at the Long Beach Bayou Festival

    Jun 25, 14 by Ricky Richardson Leave a comment

    *Long Beach, CA – The arrival of the Summer Solstice is greeted with plenty of fanfare. Case in point, the official start of Summer fell on the same day as the Long Beach Bayou Festival. The festival was held on Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, June 22 (2014). Former residents of Louisiana can attest to […]