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Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Washingtonians remember Don Cornelius of “Soul Train”

Some additional thoughts on the “Soul Train” host from notable Washingtonians that didn’t make it into today’s Washington Post story.

By Chris Richards  |  11:07 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Raheem DeVaughn, Mya, Donnie Simpson, Chuck Brown, Don Cornelius

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 06/22/2011

B-sides: Sade on creativity, punk rock and the age of social media

Sade is profiled in today’s Post. Here are some pieces of the conversation that didn’t make it into the story.

By Chris Richards  |  09:03 AM ET, 06/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Sade

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 04/08/2011

B-sides: Dave Grohl on his first musical memories, growing up punk and drumming for nerds

Grohl is one of the most garrulous rock stars alive. Here are some interview excerpts that didn’t make it into our Sunday Washington Post feature story.

By Chris Richards  |  03:29 PM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Foo Fighters

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 12/04/2010

B-sides: Paul McCartney on winning prizes and supporting the president

McCartney accepting one of his many awards, this one from President Obama. (Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images) Our friend and colleague J. Freedom du Lac interviewed Kennedy Center Honoree Paul McCartney -- and a slew of others who witnessed the Beatles first...

By Click Track  |  05:10 PM ET, 12/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Paul McCartney

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 12/04/2010

B-sides: Merle Haggard on Johnny Cash, Rick Rubin, Richard Nixon, Ralph Nader

Merle Haggard doesn't quite understand Rick Rubin. (Dave Eisnel/FTWP) In Sunday's Washington Post, Kennedy Center Honoree Merle Haggard speaks candidly about the hardships of the road and his inability to settle down at the age of 73. In addition to...

By Click Track  |  05:00 PM ET, 12/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Merle Haggard

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 09/03/2010

B-sides: Mavis Staples talks Prince, Michael Jackson, Bob Dylan and President Obama

Staples has worked with a bard and a Prince -- and she's been imitated by a king. (Marvin Joseph/TWP) By Chris Richards There's one colossal figure that looms largest in the life of gospel icon Mavis Staples: Her late father...

By Chris Richards  |  04:20 PM ET, 09/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Bob Dylan, Mavis Staples, Michael Jackson, Prince

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 04/19/2010

B-sides: 9:30 club owner Seth Hurwitz just wants to bang on the drums all day

9:30 club owner and sometimes-stage-crashing drummer Seth Hurwitz. (Mark Gail/TWP) The 9:30 club turns 30 next month. To mark the occasion, J. Freedom du Lac talked to a bunch of people about the place. So many stories, not enough space....

By David Malitz  |  10:40 AM ET, 04/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Foo Fighters, Seth Hurwitz

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/17/2010

B-sides: Stacy Lattisaw on growing up as a child star

Lattisaw with Michael Jackson, many years ago. (Courtesy A. Smith & Co.) By Jesse Serwer The Post recently published a story about "Unsung," the excellent music biography series currently airing on the TV One network. The show has spotlighted...

By Chris Richards  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Stacy Lattisaw

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 04/12/2010

B-Sides: George Clinton, Bernie Worrell, Garry Shider and others on the search for the Mothership

George Clinton continues to bring the funk, but without the original Mothership. (Ade Johnson-AFP/Getty Images) By Chris Richards For today's Washington Post story about the search for Parliament-Funkadelic's lost Mothership, I called on members of the band to see if...

By Chris Richards  |  06:30 AM ET, 04/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Bernie Worrell, Garry Shider, George Clinton, Parliament-Funkadelic

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 12/18/2009

B-Sides: Sugarland and Rob Thomas at "Christmas in Washington"

Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush of Sugarland perform as part of the "Christmas in Washington" special. (Photo by Edward M. Pio Roda) Last weekend, I visited the National Building Museum for the taping of “Christmas in Washington,” the annual holiday...

By Chris Richards  |  10:32 AM ET, 12/18/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  B-sides | Tags:  Rob Thomas, Sugarland