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Janette Beckman, photographer who went to the heart of rebel culture

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 May 2024
The Go Hard Boyz may resemble a gang, riding through New York’s streets on motorcycles ... During an assignment to document the El Hoyo Maravilla street gang in Los Angeles, three women introduced themselves as the Riviera Bad Girls.

Here’s every song on the ‘War Dogs’ soundtrack

NME 08 May 2024
Todd Phillips’ 2016 black comedy War Dogs is coming to Netflix this week, but what songs are included on the film’s soundtrack? Read on for all the details ... Folie à Deux ... “I never looked at war the way these guys do ... The James Gang – ‘Funk #49’ ... .

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame welcomes Ozzy Osbourne, Cher, Mary J. Blige and more

The Los Angeles Times 22 Apr 2024
Folk-rock adventurers Dave Matthews Band, '80s hard rockers Foreigner, guitar hero and singer-songwriter Peter Frampton, funk and R&B mainstays Kool & the Gang and the influential rap group A Tribe Called Quest round out the Class of 2024.

Cher, Ozzy Osbourne and A Tribe Called Quest among 2024 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

The Observer 22 Apr 2024
Cher, Ozzy Osbourne, Mary J Blige and A Tribe Called Quest are among the stars to be added to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year – many of them rather overdue ... Rounding out the 2024 inductees are the funk, disco and pop band Kool & the Gang.

Fearless Rock & Roll Hall of Fame predictions

Stars and Stripes 15 Mar 2024
Kool & The Gang ... The Hall seems to like Kool & The Gang-ish acts, who might have flirted too much with disco for some listeners, but also provide just enough soul/funk to deem them credible.

The Eagles' farewell tour stop in Toronto leaves a peaceful, easy feeling

Toronto Sun 14 Mar 2024
The Eagles. Scotiabank Arena ... RATING ... The crowd was also treated to Henley (Boys of Summer, which was dedicated to Jimmy Buffett) and Walsh solo material (In The City, Life’s Been Good, Rocky Mountain Way) along with the James Gang (Funk #49) ... Funk #49 ... .

Eagles take it to the limit and beyond with greatest hits aplenty in United Center show

Chicago Sun-Times 09 Mar 2024
The James Gang’s electrifying “Funk #49” and Walsh’s talk-box blues-shuffle “Rocky Mountain Way” inspired bursts of air guitar around the hall ... Boys of Summer Funk #49 Life in the Fast Lane Encore .

‘It’s a Brand, Not a Band’: Two Rock Hall Voters Reveal Their 2024 Ballots

New York Magazine 05 Mar 2024
Kool & the Gang ... I’m very excited for Kool & the Gang and I’ll be voting for them ... Kool & the Gang is one of those bands that gets missed and falls under this idea of, Oh well, that’s not rock, that’s funk.

Kool and the Gang, Bar-Kays, Midnight Star, Lakeside to play Mercedes-Benz Amphitheater 01 Mar 2024
There've been Flashback Funk Fest, another Funkaloosa, Old School Summer Fest and more. Kool & the Gang built from jazz backgrounds in Jersey City into a diverse mix of R&B, funk, jazzz and pop, selling 70 million albums around the world.

Free Nationals – “GANG$TA” (Feat. A$AP Rocky & Anderson .Paak)

Stereogum 23 Feb 2024
Today, the funk/R&B quartet links up with .Paak again on “GANG$TA,” ...

Laughing in the Neighborhood: The Enduring Appeal of The ‘Burbs

Coming Soon 23 Feb 2024
Few actors have enjoyed the level of success that Tom Hanks has achieved over his 40-plus years in the industry ... No joke. I love this film and quote it often ... And terrifying ... They only break out of their funk when Ray’s gang disrupts their routine.

Will NJ's Kool \u0026 The Gang be inducted into the Rock Hall? Cast your fan vote

Daily Record Parsippany 20 Feb 2024
"For over 50 years, Kool & the Gang have been essential innovators of funk, soul, disco, and R&B, creating rock 'n roll's most danceable anthems," reads the band's Rock Hall official bio.

Last Night: Eagles and Steely Dan at the Toyota Center

Houston Press 17 Feb 2024
But as musicians now reach into their 70s and even 80s, the “farewell” tag is more legit ... He brought the big rock star energy—along with non-Eagles hits like the highlights “Funk #49” from the James Gang and a raucous “Rocky Mountain Way.” ... Funk #49 ... .

'I almost fell over.' Lou Gramm reacts to Foreigner's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomination

Democrat & Chronicle 16 Feb 2024
Blige; pop singing and songwriting with Mariah Carey; old-fashioned R&B and funk with Kool and the Gang; metal with Ozzy Osbourne; pop vocals and unmatched celebrity with Cher; the iconoclastic ...

Oasis, Ozzy Osbourne nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2024

The Jakarta Post 11 Feb 2024
T ... Other debut nominees include rock stalwarts Foreigner and Peter Frampton, funk legends Kool & the Gang, singer-songwriter Lenny Kravitz, Britpop icons Oasis, the soulful Sade, and Sinéad O’Connor ... .