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"Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone" Premiere on Jan. 22

Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone will have its national broadcast premiere on Monday, January 22nd, 2012 as part of public television's AfroPoP documentary series. The series, produced by the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) and co-presented by American Public Television (APT), kicks off it's new season with Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone, which documents the history of legendary Los Angeles band Fishbone.
 

Fujiya & Miyagi Announce 2012 US Tour Dates

British electronic funk superstars Fujiya & Miyagi return to the United States this winter with a new single, “Ecstatic Dancer,” and a tour that kicks off Jan. 19 in Brooklyn and winds up Feb. 1 in Los Angeles. (Check above for exact dates/venues).

Kung Fu & Smooth Money Gesture at Fox Theater | 2/2/12

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Kung Fu & Smooth Money Gesture at the Fox Theatre on Thursday, February 2nd.  Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, December 16th for $10.00

Rounder's Mardi Gras Compilation Captures Flavor of New Orleans

There’s a chill in the air, and the sounds of the season are everywhere. Christmas, you ask? No, you’re in New Orleans, and it’s Carnival time — Meet Me at Mardi Gras. From every radio, bandstand, bar and coffee shop, the songs associated with Mardi Gras (especially perennial favorites such as Al Johnson’s “Carnival Time” and the ReBirth Brass Band anthem “Do Whatcha Wanna”) announce the month of parades and balls that will culminate with the nation’s biggest citywide party.
 

Meshell Ndegeocello's "Weather" Out Today, U.S. Tour This Winter!

Today, Meshell Ndegeocello releases her highly anticipated new album Weather on Naïve Records. Produced by Grammy-winner Joe Henry (Aimee Mann, Solomon Burke, Ani DiFranco), Weather has already been hailed by critics at the New York Times and NPR as one of the Meshell’s finest records in 20 years.
 

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The Motet tix giveaway via Boulder Theater

WIN TICKETS TO TONGHT'S SOLD-OUT MOTET SHOW AT THE BOULDER THEATER!

Today, October 31st, our friends at The Boulder Theater will be giving away tickets to tonight's sold-out Motet show. Tonight's show has been sold-out for a while now, so those lucky winners will be in store for a great show!

Fishbone's Angelo & Norwood Host Q&A's in NY

The acclaimed new documentary Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone was recently praised in the New York Times, where it was featured in the Arts & Leisure this past Sunday – click HERE to read the story.  The film hits Brooklyn’s ReRun Theater this Friday, October 7th

Documentary on Fishbone Hits Theaters in October, Laurence Fishburne Narrates

When Fishbone first emerged from California, no other band sounded or looked like them, and the weight of their innovative and iconic presence is still being felt decades later.  Coinciding with the group’s 25th anniversary, filmmakers Lev Anderson & Chris Metzler have directed a compelling new documentary, narrated by Laurence FishburneEveryday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone is both a fascinating and brutally honest look at the band’s history for longtime fans, as well as a perfect entry point for newcomers.

Soulive & Lettuce Announce Royal Family Ball Fall Tour

Preeminent soul-funk trio Soulive, fresh off hosting their first ever festival The Royal Family Affair earlier this summer, have announced a full-on Royal Family Ball tour for Fall 2011. The run will see the return of Soulive to eight cities, including New York City, Chicago, Boston, Portland, Pittsburgh, Falls Church, Philadelphia and a two-night Halloween blowout in Burlington.

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