Tag Archives: R&B

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS at Icehouse

Nooky Jones and deM atlaS are giving you one last chance to party in 2016. DJ sets from Big Cats throughout the night. Get down to a blend of soul, hip hop, and R&B at The Icehouse on Friday, December 30th.

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Review – Lizea Harper – Build New

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By: Kaleb Bronson

Smooth, silky and sleek, Lizea Harper’s first solo EP, Build New has a feminist/activist hip-hop thrust and truth-be-told stories that bring recollection to surface of her raw, real lyrical content. Continue reading

Review – Always and Forever a Love Poem to the R&B Sounds of the1970’s

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By Bev Wolfe

For the close of its 40th Season, Illusion Theater is restaging its 1996 musical hit Always and Forever.  Sanford Moore and Richard D. Thompson first created this show in 1996 using R&B hits of the 1970’s.  In the 1996 production, the show had a physical set of a barber shop and a limited plot to provide a vehicle for the hit songs.  In the newest version, there is no set and just a few props.  Although the dialog from the original show is used, this reincarnation is much more of a musical revue than a musical play. Continue reading