Post Profile

Sharon Jones Cancels White House SXSW Performance

Sharon Jones will not be performing at tomorrow’s inaugural White House/SXSW event, South by South Lawn. The soul singer shared via Facebook earlier today that she was at home in Georgia “recovering from pneumonia,” and is too ill to travel. Her band the Dap-Kings will perform without her, with Daptone Records acts Binky Griptite and Saun & Starr performing in her stead.
read more


Related Posts

Merle Haggard Hospitalized For Pneumonia, Cancels Shows

Entertainment / Music : BeatCrave

Country legend Merle Haggard (a.k.a., ‘Okie from Muskogee’) has been hospitalized in Macon, Georgia from what an undisclosed illness that his publicist, Tresa Redburn, later revealed was pneumonia.  The 74 year old singer has been f...

Title Fight Perform "Rose of Sharon" and "Mrahc" at Pitchfork's SXSW Party

Music / Rock & Pop : Pitchfork: News

Photo by Daniel Cavazos Title Fight performed "Rose of Sharon" and "Mrahc" (among other songs from Hyperview) at the second of Pitchfork's SXSW parties at House of Vans at the Mohawk yesterday. Wednesday's party featured Speedy ...

White House Fest SXSL Announces Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Jones, Stranger Things Cast

Music / Indie Music : Stereogum

Earlier this month, the White House announced that they were teaming up with SXSW to bring a one-day miniature version of the festival to the White House’s south lawn. SXSL will take place 10/3, and today, the White House has announ...

White House and SXSW Festival Lineup Detailed

Music / Rock & Pop : Pitchfork: News

Earlier this month, it was announced that President Barack Obama was joining forces with SXSW to launch South by South Lawn, a small-scale version of the festival to be held on the White House grounds on October 3. Now, the lineup f...

White House South by South Lawn lineup announced (Sharon Jones, Stranger Things cast, Leonardo DiCaprio, more)

Music / Rock & Pop : Brooklyn Vegan

President Barack Obama announced earlier this month that he'd be hosting his very own SXSW-style festival at the White House this year. Now, with the festival imminent (it happens on October 3), the lineup has been announced. Contin...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC