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Adrienne Gibbs interviewing Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock for the Chicago Sun Times online regarding Charles’ thoughts and feelings on the passing of his friend and mentor, Frankie Knuckles.  The article was posted in June, 2014

 

http://www.suntimes.com/m/26578295-773/everybody-danced-gay-straight-black-white.html#.U5ED8ShQPso

 

A listing on the Chicago International Movies and Music Festival (CIMMFEST) website about the Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation’s  panel discussion on Frankie Knuckles impact on the Dance Music industry presented at Subterranean in Chicago on Saturday, May 3, 2014. 

 

http://cimmfest.org/frankie-knuckles-impact-dance-music/

 

Gary Zidek interviewing Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock for the WDCB radio show “The Arts Section” regarding Charles’ thoughts and feelings on the passing of his friend and mentor, Frankie Knuckles.  The segment aired on Saturday, April 6, 2014

 

https://soundcloud.com/wdcbnews/house-music-legend-frankie

 

An article in “Sharpened Lead” about the influence of the Chicago nightclub, the “Edge of the Lookingglass” on British Fashion and British fashion designer Kim Jones (head of menswear for Louis Vitton).  Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock was the resident DJ and events producer at the “Edge of the Lookingglass” circa 1989-1990.  The article was posted by Colin Chapman on Saturday, April 5, 2014

 

http://www.sharpenedlead.com/?p=4678

 

A news story, hosted by Robert Siegel and reported by Neda Ulaby which aired on WFDD radio, on the untimely passing of Dance Music Legend Frankie Knuckles, in which Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock was quoted (from prior interviews) regarding Charles’ thoughts and feelings on the passing of his friend and mentor.  Neda Ulaby reports on arts, entertainment, and cultural trends for National Public Radio's Arts Desk.  The news story aired on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.

 

http://m.wfdd.org/?utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F#mobile/10421

 

Jeremy Hobson interviewing Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock for the National Public Radio show “Here and Now” regarding Charles’ thoughts and feelings on the passing of his friend and mentor, Frankie Knuckles.  The segment aired on Tuesday, April 1, 2014

 

http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2014/04/01/frankie-knuckles-obit

 

Ana Belaval interviewing Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation, Advisory Board Member Lori Branch and Head Archivist Lauren Lowery for the WGN Chicago News show segment “Around Town” regarding the Foundation’s House Music Symposium at Columbia College Chicago on February, 22, 2014.  The segment aired on Thursday, February 20, 2014

 

http://morningnews.wgntv.com/2014/02/20/b-real-a-look-inside-urban-movements-at-columbia-college/

 

A listing on the Chicago Sun Times’ blog about the Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation’s  House Music Symposium at Columbia College Chicago on February, 22, 2014.  The blog entry appeared on Tuesday, February 18, 2014

 

http://voices.suntimes.com/arts-entertainment/the-daily-sizzle/jack-your-body-saturday-symposium-on-chicagos-house-music-history/

 

A listing on the Chicago Reader’s blog about the Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation’s  House Music Symposium at Columbia College Chicago on February, 22, 2014.  The blog entry appeared in February, 2014

 

http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/dance-music-evolution-the-history-of-house-music-in-chicago/Event?oid=12487101

 

Jeremy Hobson interviewing Modern Dance Music Research and Archiving Foundation Executive Director Charles Matlock for the National Public Radio show “Here and Now” regarding Charles’ opinions on House Music.  The segment aired on Thursday, October 3, 2013

 

http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2013/10/03/dj-chicago-house

 

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