Tony! Toni! Toné!
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Better than: Smacking it up, flipping it, or rubbing it down.
New Edition's "Road to 30" tour celebrates 29 years since the band found international recording success. But its origins actually stretch back to 1978, when producer M ... More >>
Bell Biv DeVoeBell Biv DeVoe
August 18, 2011
@ Yoshi's SF
Better than: The last time we saw BBD (which was pretty darned good)
America typically eats its child stars, or at least chews 'em up and spits 'em out. But after decades together in show business, the members of Bell Biv DeVoe are s ... More >>
This Thursday, one-time New Edition member and new jack swing icon Johnny Gill will be performing a set at Yoshi's. Credited as the creation of Teddy Riley, new jack swing saw R&B vocals being fused with uptempo beats coated in the bumptious attitude of hip-hop. At the subgenre's height in the '90s, ... More >>
Charlie Wilson and his winged angel dancers.KBLX Stone Soul Concert
Sunday, May 29, 2011
@ Sleep Train Pavilion
Better than: Not hollering and dancing for nine hours
KBLX 102.9 FM has long been known as the "Quiet Storm," but until we attended the Stone Soul Concert on Sunday, we had no ide ... More >>