Quinn XCII & Chelsea Cutler – Skylight Stage at the Mann – Philadelphia, PA – September 16, 2021 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Photo Album)
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Quinn XCII & Chelsea Cutler – Skylight Stage at the Mann – Philadelphia, PA – September 16, 2021 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Photo Album)

Quinn XCII & Chelsea Cutler – Skylight Stage at the Mann – Philadelphia, PA – September 16, 2021  Copyright ©2021 PopEntertainment.com. All rights reserved. Posted: September 19, 2021. Photos by Kayla Marra © 2021 Continue reading

Made in America Festival – Benjamin Franklin Parkway – Philadelphia, PA – September 4 & 5, 2021 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Made in America Festival – Benjamin Franklin Parkway – Philadelphia, PA – September 4 & 5, 2021 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Made in America Festival – Benjamin Franklin Parkway – Philadelphia, PA – September 4 & 5, 2021  A Year For The People. After over a year of COVID regulations and a week of intense flooding Philadelphia unleashed the most long-awaited, influential festival they have ever thrown. For its tenth year, Made In America came back … Continue reading

Ashton Sanders, Zolee Griggs, Johnell Young, Siddiq Saunderson & cast – Reliving Wu-Tang Forever
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Ashton Sanders, Zolee Griggs, Johnell Young, Siddiq Saunderson & cast – Reliving Wu-Tang Forever

Ashton Sanders, Zolee Griggs, Johnell Young, Siddiq Saunderson, Marcus Callender, Uyoata Udi, Shameik Moore, Damani Sease & Julian Elijah Martinez Reliving Wu-Tang Forever By Kayla Marra Iconic rap group The Wu-Tang Clan took the 90s by storm with classic songs such as “C.R.E.A.M.,” “Da Mystery of Cheeseboxin’,” “Duck Seazon,” and many more.  The group was … Continue reading

Gary Lucas – Incredible Guitarist Offers a 40th Anniversary Show on 9/11 at (le) poisson rouge
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Gary Lucas – Incredible Guitarist Offers a 40th Anniversary Show on 9/11 at (le) poisson rouge

Gary Lucas Incredible Guitarist Offers a 40th Anniversary Show on 9/11 at (le) poisson rouge by Brad Balfour I’m always happy to exploit a chance to tout the virtues of the late musical game-changer Captain Beefheart (Don Van Vliet). Being in his Magic Band was a feather in the cap for any musician. Not only … Continue reading

Cinderella (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Cinderella (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

CINDERELLA (2021) Starring Camila Cabello, Idina Menzel, Nicholas Galitzine, Billy Porter, Pierce Brosnan, Minnie Driver, Tallulah Greive, Maddie Baillio, Charlotte Spencer, James Acaster, James Corden, Romesh Ranganathan, Missy Elliott, Luke Latchman, Fra Fee, Beverley Knight, Mary Higgins, Nikkita Chadha, Natasha Patel and Lisa Spencer. Screenplay by Kay Cannon. Directed by Kay Cannon. Distributed by Amazon … Continue reading

Kay Cannon – Breaking Through the Glass Slipper
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Kay Cannon – Breaking Through the Glass Slipper

Kay Cannon Breaking Through the Glass Slipper By Jay S. Jacobs The beloved fairytale Cinderella has been a family favorite for generations, and it has been the basis – either directly or indirectly – of dozens of films over the years. However, strangely enough men have directed pretty much all of the movies telling this … Continue reading

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson – The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised
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Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson – The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised By Jay S. Jacobs “The revolution will not be televised.” When recording artist and poet Gil Scott-Heron first wrote that line in 1970, he probably wasn’t thinking of the Harlem Cultural Festival, which had been run the summer before. Or perhaps he was, as he was … Continue reading

Summer of Soul (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Summer of Soul (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

SUMMER OF SOUL (…OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED) (2021) Featuring Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis Jr., Mavis Staples, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Chris Rock, Sal Masakela, Sheila E., Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Denise Oliver-Velez and archival footage of Nina Simone, BB King, David Ruffin, The Fifth Dimension, Mahalia Jackson, Moms Mabley, Abbey Lincoln, … Continue reading