Daisy, a 17-year-old Soul Train veteran, was excited that her favorite group, the Dramatics, was about to tape a set for the show. But the identity of the guest artist, Ben E. King, had her confused. "I don't know him. What's he sing?" she asked. Duane, her 19-year-old friend, guessed...
At long last, this city's getting treated to a 70-degree average weekend, with iPhones boasting happy little animated sun icons next to Saturday and Sunday. So, even though this weekend brings its usual slew of subway changes, now's the time to soak up that Vitamin D and focus on the good things in life, like Claritin and future fare hike fake-outs. Show More Summary
A chance encounter on an overcrowded cross-country train from Los Angeles makes unlikely travel companions out of two displaced souls in their early 20s, each retreating homeward from setbacks that mirror national upheaval and uncertainty in “Last Train to Nibroc.”
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams. Read more...
Post by Maressa Brown. Chris Soules may be gettin' into the swing of things on Dancing with the Stars, but he's not letting his grueling new training schedule stand in the way of love! Well, at least not judging from the sweet photo he recently shared. Show More Summary
By MARTIN SAMUELS, MD This week I attended an all day “training” session in a new medical record system. I thought it was interesting that the experience was called “training,” which prompted me to remind myself of a few useful definitions. Education, from the Latin root meaning a drawing forth, implies not so much the […]
A week after saying Andreas Lubitz was “100 percent fit to fly,” the airline admits he told them of a serious depressive episode while training. This puts responsibility for the 149 lost souls on them.
Another day of multiple musical birthdays. Here's Teddy Pendergrass, born on this day in 1950, performing "Wake Up Everybody" with Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes on Soul Train....
In bridging the past and the present, supermodel Karlie Kloss stars in the video for Chic’s new single, “I’ll Be There” featuring Nile Rodgers. From watching the original group on Soul Train, to then rolling around on the floor with… The post Watch the Official Music Video for Chic’s “I’ll Be There” featuring Nile Rodgers appeared first on Highsnobiety.
More than four decades after "Soul Train" debuted on TV, the beat continues on the Soul Train Cruise 2016. Cabins are now on sale for the cruise to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Jan. 30 to Feb. 6.
Booker T & the M.G.’s “Big Train” from Soul Dressing Adam Faucett “Melanie” from Blind Water Finds Blind Water The Cedar Shakes “From The Guts” from This Western Road James McMurtry “Ain’t Got a Place” from Complicated Game Micah Schnabel “Middle...Show More Summary
Trains are still using this old tunnel. Charles Mudede The Great Northern Tunnel, which was completed in 1904, took 20 months to complete, and required the labor of over 300 souls, who used buckets, wheelbarrows, picks, and shovels. The project had its problems. Show More Summary
Erica Campbell's debut solo album, "Help" has helped her earn Dove, Soul Train Music and Grammy awards along with Stellar award nominations. Now the Mary Mary singer is gearing up to re-release an updated version of the project with new material.
Awwwww. For all the horrors to which we're routinely subjected on the subway, isn't it nice to witness the moment two souls agree to intertwine into one beautiful soul-rope, someday forming the noose that will finish them both? Let me start over. [ more › ]
Post by Mary Fischer. A couple of days have passed since the second episode of The Bachelor aired, but fans of the show still can't stop talking about the crazy train that is Ashley Salter. OMG. Every season has its resident nut job, and clearly Ash has already snagged this title even though it's still early on. Show More Summary
A winter commute is rarely a fun commute (particularly if you are not properly attired). But even those of us who survived an extra-long outdoor wait for the J train this morning did not suffer as resoundingly as the poor souls at the...Show More Summary
The ridiculously influential ’90s R&B group Jodeci effectively broke up in 1996, but now they’re back together and releasing new music for the first time in 18 years. They reunited onstage at the Soul Train Awards earlier this year, where they sang a medley of classics and debuted “Nobody Wins,” a song about domestic abuse. [...]
Cummings v. Soul Train Holdings LLC, 2014 WL 7008952, No. 14 Civ. 36 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 12, 2014) This right of publicity/trademark case based on use of recorded performances to which the plaintiff didn’t own the copyright could’ve goneShow More Summary
The British retro-soul auteur Mark Ronson just scored his first ever #1 single in his native UK thanks to “Uptown Funk,” the ridiculously fun Morris Day pastiche that he made with Bruno Mars. (It’s #5 over here, too.) Last night, Ronson and Mars and the music video’s supporting cast showed up to perform on the [...]
What! The soul train conductor is back! And D’s not totin’ just this one single, which by the way is as smooth as Barry White moonwalking on ice. He has a whole new album out!!! 2014, you can officially shut yourself down.