Dec
8
5:00 PM17:00

Section 8

Tattersalls Lane. Chinatown, Melbourne

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Foundation vibes with special guest Mr Pat Powell down from Syd city on microphone business this Friday at Section 8. Expect world class Ska, Rocksteady and early Reggae selection from Mohair Slim and bad dancing from Rick Howe.

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Dec
6
8:00 PM20:00

Sonic Mayhem Orchestra does James Brown

Lazybones Lounge

15 piece Sonic Mayhem Orchestra with Pat Powell and George Washingmachine will be celebrating THE GODFATHER OF SOUL...... JAMES BROWN!!! James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, organist and bandleader. A progenitor of funk music and a major figure of 20th century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as the "Godfather of Soul".[2] In a career that lasted 50 years, he influenced the development of several music genres.[3] Brown recorded 16 singles that reached number one on the Billboard R&B charts. He also holds the record for the most singles listed on the Billboard Hot 100 chart which did not reach number one. Brown has received honors from many institutions, including inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame. In Joel Whitburn's analysis of the Billboard R&B charts from 1942 to 2010, James Brown is ranked as number one in The Top 500 Artists. He is ranked seventh on the music magazine Rolling Stone's list of its 100 greatest artists of all time. Rolling Stone has also cited Brown as the most sampled artist of all time. Doors and restaurant at 7pm.  Please note: Children under 16 are FREEEE!

15 piece Sonic Mayhem Orchestra with Pat Powell and George Washingmachine will be celebrating
THE GODFATHER OF SOUL...... JAMES BROWN!!!

James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, organist and bandleader. A progenitor of funk music and a major figure of 20th century popular music and dance, he is often referred to as the "Godfather of Soul".[2] In a career that lasted 50 years, he influenced the development of several music genres.[3]

Brown recorded 16 singles that reached number one on the Billboard R&B charts. He also holds the record for the most singles listed on the Billboard Hot 100 chart which did not reach number one. Brown has received honors from many institutions, including inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame. In Joel Whitburn's analysis of the Billboard R&B charts from 1942 to 2010, James Brown is ranked as number one in The Top 500 Artists. He is ranked seventh on the music magazine Rolling Stone's list of its 100 greatest artists of all time. Rolling Stone has also cited Brown as the most sampled artist of all time.

Doors and restaurant at 7pm. 
Please note: Children under 16 are FREEEE!

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