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  • New Documentary Celebrates The Muscle Shoals Sound

    New Documentary Celebrates The Muscle Shoals Sound
    The final verse of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 1974 hit single “Sweet Home Alabama” — “Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers / and they've been known to pick a song or two” — probably confused generations of pre-Wikipedia radio listeners.
  • Aretha Franklin shows how to sing the 'Great Diva Classics'

    Aretha Franklin shows how to sing the 'Great Diva Classics'
    As you listen to Aretha Franklin's new album, it's hard not to sense an unspoken message to the world: "Step aside, ladies — here's how it's done." Released on Tuesday, "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics" is the first album under a new...

    Clive Davis on new Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston releases

    Music mogul Clive Davis has a 1-2 punch of year-end releases up his sleeve. Oct. 21 brings a new studio album “Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics,” followed Nov. 10 with “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances”...

    REVIEW: 'At Last: A Tribute to Etta James' ★★★

    REVIEW: 'At Last: A Tribute to Etta James'  ★★★
    Jackie Taylor, the maestro of the Black Ensemble Theater, has penned countless affectionate biographical tributes to recording artists. Whether it was Marvin Gaye or Dionne Warwick or Jackie Wilson, Taylor charted their highs and lows, explored but...

    Chicago theater openings for the week of Oct. 3-9

     Chicago theater openings for the week of Oct. 3-9
    Saturday | "The Gravedigger": Playwright Joseph Zettelmaier's horror story is a continuation of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," produced by First Folio Theatre. Through Nov. 2 at First Folio Theatre at Mayslake Peabody Estate, 31st Street and Route 83, Oak...