• 01:00

    GRAMMY Awards Recap with Humming House

    in Entertainment

    Nashville makes a huge presence at The GRAMMYs, not just in the Country category, but Rock, Americana and Alternative as well, plus several of the major categories. Matt and Shawn discuss the awards and performances and highlight our Nashville presence at music's biggest night!


    And this week's #NUArtist is Humming House! The spotlight on Nashville, with its musical values and timeless traditions, is currently bright.  And no band embodies what’s right about 21st century Nashville more completely than this quintet. It’s the way they weave together threads of Music City’s folk, soul, and bluegrass legacies. It’s in the inspirational and revealing songwriting. It’s in their acoustic instrumentation, presenting mandolin, fiddle, acoustic guitar and bass in fresh roles. It’s in the pleasant tension between rousing energy and nuanced arrangements. And it’s in the voices, with two complimentary stylists up front and backed by the full band’s rapturous harmonies.

  • 00:51

    Grammy Wammy

    in Comedy

    Hosts Yamaneika and Chloe are joined by Becky Astphan, Josh Homer, and James L. Mattern to discuss all things 2015 Grammy Awards, Beyonce, Kanye, and how whites are only part of the "prestige."

    Follow @yamaneika @Chloe_Hilliard and @Standupnylabs.

    Go to www.StandUpNY.com to see when Yamaneika and Chloe are performing live at Stand Up NY.

    Listen to all our other great podcasts at www.StandUpNYLabs.com

  • 00:30

    Grammy Review/Oscar Preview

    in Entertainment

    Tanea and Jeff share their thoughts on the Grammys as well as their predictions for the Oscars. 

  • 01:00

    GRAMMY Nominations with Dustin Sellers

    in Entertainment

    The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards nominations are in! Nashville makes a huge presence on the list, including artists such as Meghan Trainor, Brandy Clark, The Black Keys, Jack White, Ryan Adams and Cage The Elephant, not to mention the nominees from the Country categories. The guys discuss the list as well as Nikki Williams' performance in Nashville, holiday parties and more!


    And this week's #NUartist is Dustin Sellers! Not only has Sellers performed as the front man for Nashville rock band Overzealous, and performed with Magnolia Sons, but he is now taking a solo approach with new music and live shows. Overzealous will still remain an active band and outlet for Dustin Sellers songs and performances. However, Sellers has alot of material that is unique to both overzealous and to previous material he has written.

  • 00:28

    Loretta talks to the Legendary 4 Time Grammy Nominated Dorothy Moore

    in Entertainment

    Loretta McNary Live, The Radio Show is the internationally syndicated "go-to" show bringing together some of the world’s greatest visionaries, change agents: best-selling authors, empowerment speakers, leading-edge technology influencers, eco- friendly advocates and educators, world-renowned spiritual leaders, gospel performers, filmmakers, artists, and professionals and lay persons that encourage and support individual and community growth, and want to make a meaningful difference.


    Our guest today is 4 Times Grammy Nominated Dorothy Moore. Her song "Misty Blue" is on the 2015 movie, Black or White, starring Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer soundtrack. And is receiving rave reviews!


    Her career took off with several ballads for Malaco Records. Her version of the song “Misty Blue” (1976) reached number 1 on the R & B Chart and “Funny How Time Slips Away” (also 1976) reached number 7 on the R&B chart and number 58 on the pop chart.  “I Believe You” was number 5 on the R&B and number 27 on the pop chart in 1977.


    She has been inducted into the Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame, Drum Major for Justice MLK Award 2008, Lifetime Achievement Award Monterey Bay Blues Festival, James Brown Heritage Jus Blues Award 2009, The Blues Foundation Board of Directors Award 2006-2012, nominated for two Blues Music Awards 2013, Mississippi Arts Commission Achievement Award, Mississippi Blues Trail Markers.

  • 02:03

    [PRESS RECORD] - Grammy Nominee D'Vante Black

    in Radio

    Atlanta native, Born (Frederick "Dvante" Black, is a multi-talented, Grammy Nominated Mastering and Sound Engineer. Raised in the city of Atlanta, Dvante passion for music began at an early age. He began, like so many, singing and dancing while attending the North Atlanta School for the Performing Arts, Dvante first became interested in the various other aspects of the genre, including writing and vocal producing. Even though Dvante's youth wasn't as great as most with being in over 30 foster homes, 5 shelters and 3 group homes before the age of 12 years old he made sure that he put all his energy into what he loved which was THE ART OF MUSIC. #BEBEAUTIFUL


     


    Music Artist Credits/Features/ETC Included: Young Jeezy | Yung Joc | Rocko | Future | 2 Chainz | D.Woods of Danity Kane | Sammie | BJ The Chicago Kid | MIGOS | CAP-1 | TrickyBizness Clients and this just names a few the list goes on... #AllGOD 


     


    Having been a part of the recording industry now for over thirteen years,  Then joined Soul Asylum Studios Group for 2 1/2. Dvante continues to hone his skills and focus on his New Company (DvanteBlackMastering LLC) which has been a success.. Working with and out numerous highly notable Recording Studios/Artist in the Greater Atlanta Area and his clients expand from all over from the USA to the UK.


     


    *Dvante strives to help kids who have that Passion for the art of Music daily w/ motivation from his mistakes and his accomplishments.


     


    Mr. #Loud_Doesnt_Mean_Mastered

  • 00:27

    Grammy and Platinum Award Winner" Gerald Alston Lead Singer of "The Manhattans"

    in Christianity

    Greetings to all God's people thank you for the support of the ministry we so appreciate the prayers we are praying for you and your families as well. My guest tonight is no other than Gerald Alston.The name Gerald Alston has always been synonymous with soul, elegance and sophistication style. Gerald Alston, lead singer of the legendary Grammy award-winning classic R&B vocal group, "The Manhattans" is set to release his first gospel project, produced by Travis Milner and Gerald Alston.  The highly-anticipated gospel CD is a collaborative effort with Grammy and Stellar nominated gospel saxophonist and producer "Mel Holder." Alston has recorded three CDs on Motown and one on Scotti Brothers Records.  He has traveled all around the world with well-known artists from Motown legends to icons like Whitney Houston, Gladys Knight, the O' Jays, The Temptations just to name a few.  As a producer and incredible talent, Alston paid homage to one of his great musical influences, Sam Cooke with the critically-acclaimed CD, "Gerald Alston sings Sam Cooke".


     

  • 01:01

    Grief Diaries Radio featuring Grammy winner Richard Leigh

    in Health

    Born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Virginia, Richard Leigh was born into a home filled with domestic violence that ultimately claimed the life of both parents.  Richard became an orphan at the tender age of four.


    Going from family to family, he sought comfort in the form of music and songwriting.  By the time he was ten, he was performing at church and school functions.  By the time he was a teen, he was performing in music venues.  Despite his humble beginnings, Richard went on to write songs for the greatest country music artists in history, including Ray Charles, George Jones, Alabama, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, The Dixie Chicks, and more.  Award trophies include a Grammy, CMA Award, and Richard is one of only ten songwriters in history to ever receive the Song of the Century award.  Arguably his most famous song, Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue, reached #1 on both the Pop and Country charts, earning Richard his first Grammy. He was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994.  To date, Richard’s music has sold 50 million records and has made fourteen trips into the top ten, including eight #1 hits.  


    Join hosts Lynda Cheldelin Fell & Angie Cartwright as they talk with Richard Leigh about his humble beginnings and journey into stardom, and learn the story behind his keynote speech Three Minute Miracles:  From Orphan to the Hall of Fame on Wednesday, March 18 beginning at 6 pm pacific / 9 pm eastern.

  • 01:04

    Antonique Smith from the Film Notorious runs for her first Grammy Award!!!

    in Music

    The Angela's JUST had the pleasure of speaking with Ms. Antonique Smith hunni! The Cinderella Story of the 2015 Grammy Awards!!! Listen Up as she chats with us about everything from Kickstarter; to her work with the Hip Hop Caucus as they use art to effect climate change.


    Antonique Smith concurred broadway as the the character Mi Mi in the hit RENT! Her portrayal of Faith Evans in the film "Nortorious" had us glued to the screens.


    Oh you missed it?!  No worries, It's all good. Click the link and get in the know!


    #NeedleOnTheRecord #HoldUpWaitAMinute #WootWoot #Grammys2015

  • 01:28

    LOTL Welcomes Grammy Winner Melissa Manchester debuts ' You Gotta Love The Life

    in Music

    GRAMMY WINNER® MELISSA MANCHESTER RELEASES YOU GOTTA LOVE THE LIFE, HER FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN A DECADE, ON FEBRUARY 10, 2015 Special Guests Include Al Jarreau, Dave Koz, Keb’ Mo’, Joe Sample, 


    The buoyant title track opens the album with Gershwin/Tower of Power-inspired horn fanfare and gutsy, autobiographical lyrics. “I wanted to lay claim to my version of a show biz song,” she says. “‘You Gotta Love The Life’ is really that macro- and microcosm, realizing with time and maturity that talent is only the point of departure. Talent is that central nugget, but it’s the reality of the life and the grind that you face every single day. You have to be okay with this version of normal and it’s really not for anybody who has any reservations.” Lead single “Feelin’ For You,” which goes to radio on January 19, is a snaky, flirty tune with electrifying guitar work from Keb’ Mo’ and demonstrates how even a brief conversation can serve as a jumping-off point for a song. Years ago, Manchester was approached by a drunk in a juke joint. She rebuffed his advances but took home his rejected response of “Oh, that’s too bad because I got a feeling for you.” “I thought, ‘I can write that song’,” she recalls. Citrus College, where Manchester is an honorary artist in residence, provided her and co . Manchester co-wrote “Other End of the Phone” with the legendary Hal David, marking theironly collaboration and his last lyric


     

  • 01:20

    The Weekend Edition: 57th Grammy Nominees

    in Music

    Tonight we salute the 57th Annual Grammy Nominees. The Grammys will be presented Sunday at 8pm est. on NBC. I shall be watching! Who will win? We have quite a few duplicates in the categories for instance Iggy Azalea has several nominations. 

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