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Charles Bradley, King James & The Special Men, Live at Santa Monica Pier

September 14th, 2014
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Thursday night, the 30th Annual Twilight Concerts at Santa Monica Pier closed out their season. It was a strong run with an eclectic selection of artists spanning from Cults to La Santa Cecilia. Last night’s roundup included King James & The Special Men, in addition to Charles Bradley. Read more…

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LISTEN: Charles Bradley Covers Black Sabbath’s “Changes”

December 22nd, 2013
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With “Victim of Love” having dropped back in April, Charles Bradley let his fans know he’s still thinking about them this holiday season, gifting them a soulful cover of Black Sabbath’s “Changes”. Read more…

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Charles Bradley Announces Summer and Fall 2013 Tour Dates

July 11th, 2013

Soul singer Charles Bradley has announced summer and fall tour dates. Stops include Lollapalooze, FYF Fest, and Bumbershoot Festival, along with numerous additional North American dates.

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By Carly Bush Posted in News

Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires at Metro, 5/9

April 25th, 2013

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It’s hard to think of anyone with more soul than Charles Bradley, a former James Brown impersonator who cut his first original record for Daptone at the age of 62. On his second LP, Victim of Love, the screaming eagle of soul spreads his wings and soars through another collection of timeless tunes with the assistance of the Menahan Street Band. If you make it out to see him, expect to laugh, cry and dance.

Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires w/ Paul and the Tall Trees at Metro

May 9, 9PM

18+

$21 tickets

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Charles Bradley – Victim of Love

April 3rd, 2013

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A Piece of the Past Into the Modern Age

We live in a paradoxical culture of nostalgia. “Things were so much better back in {fill-in-the-blank},” we say – when at the time, we complained about how much everything sucked. Through Buzzfeed articles and YouTube playlists, we gather ye round to reminisce on the daily about the long-lost loves of our past – Crystal Pepsi, Full House, the Delia’s catalog. Every generation has the same primary nostalgic complaint: “Music was just so much better back then.”
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By Maggie Levin Posted in Reviews

Rolling Stone Rock Room SXSW 2013 Day Parties Announced Featuring Charles Bradley

February 28th, 2013

Rolling Stone has just announced another solid SXSW event. For their 2013 edition, they’ve dubbed their events the Rolling Stone Rock Room. This year’s events take place at La Zona Rosa on Friday March 15th and Saturday March 16th. There is no RSVP and the events do appear to be free, but to be 100% clear, thus far they haven’t formally clarified if it’s completely open to the public or SXSW registrants. That being said, they are offering all-day eats from the Peached Tortilla Truck Friday and all-day BBQ on Saturday. The lineup features Charles Bradley featuring the Menahan Street Band, Chelsea Light Moving, Eric Burdon, Fitz and the Tantrums, Surfer Blood and more. Get the full details after the jump.
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Beale Street Music Festival Announces 2013 Lineup Including The Black Keys, The Flaming Lips, the Smashing Pumpkins and More

February 28th, 2013

The lineup for this year’s Beale Street Music Festival has been announced, and it’s ripe with musicians of the old and new.

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The Daptone Records Super Soul Revue SXSW 2013 Official Showcase Announced Featuring Sharon Jones and Charles Bradley

February 17th, 2013

The Daptones Records Super Soul Revue will be coming to Austin, TX for the first time for an official SXSW showcase on Thursday, March 14th at ACL Live at The Moody Theater, courtesy of Brooklyn’s House of Soul and presented by BMI. Read more…

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Charles Bradley Announces New Album Victim of Love for April 2013 Release

January 10th, 2013

Charles Bradley is set to release his sophomore album, Victim of Love on April 2, 2013. Read on for more details on this album.

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By Antoinette Ochoa Posted in News

All Tomorrow’s Parties: I’ll Be Your Mirror USA 2012 Day 2 (The Afghan Whigs, The Roots, Jose Gonzalez, Dirty Three and more)

September 23rd, 2012

The 2012 version of I’ll Be Your Mirror USA—All Tomorrow’s Parties’ grand urban festival experiment on the Lower East Side of New York City—continued on Saturday, September 22. The roster promised the weekend’s largest selection of performers and activities, including curator Greg Dulli and his partners in The Afghan Whigs. If ever there was a time for this particular incarnation of IBYM to step up and maintain ATP’s rep as a harbinger of good taste, to rock the party and bring the party to rock, this was probably it. Read more…

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