1. Howard Tate, Lost Soul Singer, Dead at 72

    December 06, 2011 10:30 AM EST Howard Tate , a gifted 1960s soul singer who dropped out of music after his now-beloved records were ignored, only to reemerge decades later to a cult following, died Dec. 2 at his New Jersey apartment. A spokesman for the Burlington County medical examiner said Tuesday that Tate died of…

  2. Flamin' Groovies Principals To Reunite

    February 02, 2009 4:09 PM EST Flamin' Groovies principals Cyril Jordan and Roy Loney will reunite for the first time since 1971 at the eighth Ponderosa Stomp festival, to be held April 28-29 at New Orleans' House of Blues. The Flamin' Groovies formed in San Francisco in 1965 and set a template for the…

  3. Anybody who's ever followed the path of their

    January 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST Anybody who's ever followed the path of their favorite hip-hop breakbeat has more often than not led themselves to the wellspring of funk and soul records released by the Warner Bros. family tree of c Anybody who's ever followed the path of their favorite hip-hop breakbeat has more…

  4. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    February 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Arctic Monkeys' rapidly selling debut album finally hits U.S. stores, Ray Davies brings forth his first solo album and a surprising hit movie returns with a sequel and a soundtrack in this week's A concert recording from influential soulman Howard Tate, "Howard Tate Live…

  5. Billboard Bits: Anastasio, Robert Bradley, Tate

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on Trey Anastasio, Robert Bradley, Howard Tate Trey Anastasio has joined the bill for the Black Crowes' New Year's Eve show at New York's Madison Square Garden, replacing My Morning Jacket, which has been forced to back out while frontman Jim James recovers from health…

  6. Sam Moore Dusts Off 30-Year-Old 'Lovin'

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST More than 30 years after the heyday of soul duo Sam & Dave, Sam Moore has finally launched a solo career, and he's packing potent material on "Plenty Good Lovin': The Lost Solo Album." Released Ja More than 30 years after the heyday of soul duo Sam & Dave, Sam…