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FedCap

This Week On FM Magazine: Fedcap

Deb Gordon’s guest was Christine McMahon, President and CEO of Fedcap, which is a nonprofit that develops innovative, creative and sustainable solutions that help people overcome barriers, work toward economic independence, and effect change in […]

07/28/2012

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Sales of Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Go Through the Roof Thanks to Barack Obama

When President Barack Obama stopped by New York’s Apollo Theater last week for a fundraiser, he had a little fun and went a capella when he saw soul crooner [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Al Green[/lastfm] in the audience. He […]

01/27/2012

#PartyBarack!

Party Barack is in the House Tonight: Hits We’d Like to Hear from POTUS

President Barack Obama wowed the crowd at last night’s Apollo Theater fundraiser by spontaneously singing the first few lines of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Al Green[/lastfm]‘s classic “Let’s Stay Together.” Green had performed earlier in the evening. Obama […]

01/20/2012

What's Fresh Around Town for Thursday: Zach Braff Promotes New Flick!

One of my favorite actors, Zach Braff, is going to be at the Apple store in SOHO today! The event is taking place in regards to the Tribeca Film Festival, where his movie The High […]

04/28/2011

What’s Fresh Around Town: January 26th

It’s the opening night for the Apollo Theaters Amateur Night tonight!  Find out the details in our list of What’s Fresh Around Town!

01/26/2011

Live From The Apollo Theater: Prince Announces New Tour

    This evening, at the legendary Apollo Theater in NYC, [lastfm]Prince [/lastfm]made a special announcement… he will be embarking on a multi-city tour, called Welcome 2 America, starting “on a purple day in December […]

10/14/2010

Apollo Theater unveils its Walk of Fame

[lastfm]Smokey Robinson[/lastfm], [lastfm]Ella Fitzgerald[/lastfm] and [lastfm]James Brown[/lastfm] were among the music legends being honored on the Apollo Theater’s new Walk of Fame in New York City. Workers on Monday began installing sidewalk plaques in front […]

05/11/2010

Whats’ Fresh Around Town for Monday, May 10th!

Ricky Gervais will be doing his stand-up routine at Hunter College tonight!  Check out our entire list of fun things to do in our list of What’s Fresh Around Town!

05/10/2010