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"She was one of these fun loving people; loved to joke a lot," says Dr. Fink. "She liked to tell jokes and be funny… https://t.co/U0Cx3lOV05He continues, "Prince with those big eyelashes, he’s like 'excuse me?' And we’d all look at her like uh-oh, what’s… https://t.co/yhEGersp6t“Boni was reality,” remembers @leviseacer. "Sometimes things could be, let’s say, intense. And then Boni would say,… https://t.co/MqNBg0CZvFTragically, Boni passed away from a brain aneurysm in 1996. Those who worked with her in the Sign O' The Times era… https://t.co/dz91KxZjFuBoni appears on the Prince albums Lovesexy and Graffiti Bridge, in addition to the Sheila E.'s Prince-produced third album, Sheila E.Prior to joining Prince's group, Boni was a keyboard player and backing vocalist in @SheilaEdrummer's band. She was… https://t.co/rTRVSdAefOWhen it came time to assemble a new band for his Sign O' The Times Tour, Prince recruited several musicians from th… https://t.co/ZRon6S3ho7
10/20
2020
https://t.co/NIU1H4NKruhttps://t.co/ntu0dpJc0chttps://t.co/3ZZjMu6R1xhttps://t.co/ZXIHZ3558Lhttps://t.co/hEDIbjfXH5The reviews are in from @Pitchfork, @RollingStone, @VogueMagazine, @TheAVClub and @thesundaytimes: the expanded rei… https://t.co/fo0smcdQNr
10/19
2020
"Prince was always way ahead of everybody else, and so the New Power Generation thing, I think he was actually play… https://t.co/doxu1gpjpCLevi played bass on the Sign O' The Times Tour, complementing rhythm guitarist Miko Weaver and Prince on lead guita… https://t.co/cKl2poaFII“He used to say, ‘If you’re not a genius, write it down,’ ” he says. “Another time he said, ‘I might forget what I… https://t.co/xbN5JS2IoLBy the end of the year, Levi would be invited to join Prince's new band and begin rigorous rehearsals for the Sign… https://t.co/9VgKywDN1vMonths before Prince disbanded @therevolution, he had already started scoping out potential new collaborators, and… https://t.co/1RmVTg1hxOLevi Seacer, Jr. first landed on Prince's radar as a member of @SheilaEdrummer's band, and would eventually play bo… https://t.co/UaQTdpxQuo
10/17
2020
https://t.co/CfvLg1aU7uhttps://t.co/Cl5kmlWG2jhttps://t.co/GuLmlqMD4Whttps://t.co/W1k5712Lw2The expanded reissue of #PrinceSOTT illustrates the limitlessness of Prince's creativity. The massive collection, w… https://t.co/kavBQ0VETL
10/16
2020
Dr. Fink worked with head wardrobe designer Helen Hyatt on the new look, asking, “What if we go back and look at th… https://t.co/n0KzDYXXjWAfter @therevolution disbanded, Dr. Fink even transformed his look to align with Prince's new vision. "Prince said… https://t.co/21KQUkfGTrDr. Fink joined Prince's band in 1978, when Prince, then a newly signed @warnerrecords artist, was assembling his f… https://t.co/C2HEWIbfwhOf all the musicians who played with Prince in the Sign O' The Times era, Matt Fink—better known by his stage name… https://t.co/2lrjLZwMIh
10/14
2020
https://t.co/rhY0cepA3Ehttps://t.co/vfBmhCEcachttps://t.co/OOvX8lYHxphttps://t.co/ehgtRY8g0xhttps://t.co/TvucZzcFWxFrom the @LATimes to the @NYTimes to his hometown newspaper, the Minneapolis @StarTribune, the reviews for the expa… https://t.co/0nkkZ8q8Jq
10/13
2020
In celebration of independent record stores, on Oct 24 an exclusive 2LP Picture Disc of the newly remastered, iconi… https://t.co/meFXSZ8Iwd"There was this unbelievable anticipation of feeling like you were held in the arms of whatever you were about to e… https://t.co/xMlthCYSyf"I was at the height of my Prince fandom and every subsequent album surprised you even more," Fred Armisen says on… https://t.co/n8nu1GqqOSAlso included in Episode 7 are longtime Prince fans @MayaRudolph and Fred Armisen, who were both deeply influenced… https://t.co/mmxRyEqtxE"In a way it spoiled me for live acts now," remarks fan and @PrinceVault editor JooZt Mattheij. "I saw Prince live… https://t.co/TMcxbFUhUnHear memories from LeRoy, musicians @leviseacer, Dr. Fink, @LeedsPeterson, Atlanta Bliss, and Cat Glover, tour dire… https://t.co/p4FPriZvf4"Sign 'O' The Times was a full-on theatrical show, the first time we’d stepped that far into something," remembers… https://t.co/RFhl5Ja5gCA new episode of the official podcast "The Story of Sign O' The Times" is available now. On Episode 7, "Peach and B… https://t.co/M4lXMNy4rC
10/9
2020
A new episode of "The Story of Sign O' The Times" is out now. In Episode 6, "Pop Goes the Music," Prince assembles… https://t.co/LoToiUuDpi
10/1
2020
Reflecting on the release of the reissue this week, Lenny added, "My big brother's music will live on forever." https://t.co/IX3pk1jUyQIn his foreword, Lenny reflects on the lasting impact of Sign O' The Times, and the ways that Prince broke down the… https://t.co/A0oh3Tpc4LThe Super Deluxe reissue of #PrinceSOTT is accompanied by a 120-page hardcover book, and it begins with a foreword… https://t.co/2TKNnojzPP
9/28
2020
when he wrote and recorded enough material to release at least five separate albums, broke up his band, broke off h… https://t.co/svs3qP6LsVThe hotly anticipated, expanded reissue of Sign O' The Times is out now. Available in remastered, Deluxe, and Super… https://t.co/EvvA5dVP3WPrince's historic New Year's Eve 1987 show at @PaisleyPark is still available to watch on the Official Prince… https://t.co/HDrxKrcSXmThank you to all the purple fams, musicians, DJs, and Prince collaborators who helped to celebrate the launch of… https://t.co/OUHb6H5eeZMila diggin’ it #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/aMUs0XlXQQ
Retweeted by PrinceTHIS IS WHAT IM TALKING ABOUT #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/njeWFV4vwT
Retweeted by PrinceTHE WAY I SCREAMED #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/hYAEFy1GxI
Retweeted by Princeこのボリュームはスゴい。納得のお値段。大切にしよう。#PrinceSOTT https://t.co/Uu5ZqOdbi3
Retweeted by PrinceMILES DAVIS AND PRINCE, Y'ALL...LEGENDS ONLY!! 💜#PrinceSOTT https://t.co/oHAMGpVsv5
Retweeted by PrinceTimely post, considering Prince + Miles Davis' only on-stage performance will be included in the forthcoming… https://t.co/C4i1ysM729
Retweeted by PrinceWatching the #livestream of @Prince on New Year’s Eve in ‘87 during the Sign O’ The Times era. Stunning music, musi… https://t.co/2TQD4oXdvq
Retweeted by PrinceI could listen to Prince solo over the end of “I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man” for literal hours. Dear god. #PrinceSOTT
Retweeted by PrinceAnd that's the thing about Prince....... Attending his shows gave you front row access to some of the BEST musicia… https://t.co/ZEfTyAawNA
Retweeted by PrinceBut can they do Housequake tho... #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/VSKYDAVmmv
Retweeted by PrinceCheck it out urself. https://t.co/Rr7u7mqKO3 https://t.co/UvukMZDl8JWhat’s up. #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/XQ7tTjpdkZ
Retweeted by PrinceSee what @babssheking is talking about at https://t.co/Rr7u7mqKO3 https://t.co/53Q9O4ncIDPrince doing guitar solo, pulling faces, smiling, rolling his eyes. "What this? It's nothing. Easy!" 😅 #PrinceSOTT
Retweeted by PrinceMe trying to watch Prince and the Lakers-Nuggets. #PrinceSOTT #LALvsDEN https://t.co/TBbXDos8CU
Retweeted by PrinceHappy New Year Purple Family and welcome to 1988! #PrinceSOTT #purplefamily
Retweeted by PrinceBy the way, that lil interpolation of "La, La, La, He, He, Hee" you heard during "When Doves Cry" was the first tim… https://t.co/P34mF5STN8
Retweeted by Prince#PrinceSOTT 🍾🥂🎉 https://t.co/Y5vEpV9w0u https://t.co/QdH4TnnwEc
Retweeted by PrinceHere we are folks, the dream we all dream of: the legendary, full concert video of Prince, his Sign O' The Times ba… https://t.co/EMSroMDbbX
9/25
2020
Starting now on the Official Prince @YouTube Channel: a pre-show conversation hosted by @MayaRudolph and featuring… https://t.co/GfA6fh1pUiJoin @MayaRudolph and guests @susannahtwin, Dr. Fink, @LeedsPeterson, and @leviseacer for a special pre-show conver… https://t.co/gVot45oJwPIt's gonna be a beautiful night. The full vault recording of Prince's historic concert December 31, 1987 at… https://t.co/ZXCgCiMU7qAlso included in Episode 5 are the vault tracks "It Be's Like That Sometimes," "Witness 4 the Prosecution (Version… https://t.co/ADcAcDFllD"I called him at the studio, at Sunset Sound," Lenny Waronker recalls on the podcast. "He picks up the phone and he… https://t.co/Kw6RIkuZ1wHear from engineer Coke Johnson and Daphne A. Brooks on the development of the Camille persona, Susan Rogers on Pri… https://t.co/AVfcbhJV6VA new episode of the Official Prince Podcast "The Story of Sign O' The Times" is available now. Episode 5, "It Be's… https://t.co/FezbEjbRyt
9/24
2020
Join the party... and wear something #PeachAndBlack #PrinceSOTT https://t.co/YErUc1Aj2UFollowing the concert premiere, stay tuned for a marathon after-party featuring @djrashida, @natashadiggs,… https://t.co/34JGcorVnVStarting at 7 p.m. ET, join Maya Rudolph @princesstagramslam and Prince collaborators @susannahtwin, @Drfink81,… https://t.co/fuuyABW0bKThe New Year's Eve benefit concert was the final time Prince and his band performed their Sign O' The Times Tour st… https://t.co/77VnOU3lDpShock-a-lock-a, boom!... what was that? Aftershock! The full vault recording of Prince's historic concert Decembe… https://t.co/WVxxNGVAa7
9/23
2020
In the winter of 1985-1986, Prince moved into a new home on Galpin Blvd. in Chanhassen, Minn. The basement studio w… https://t.co/m3ol6LLJRF
9/19
2020
Episode 4 also features the previously unreleased vault tracks "Soul Psychodelicide," "In a Large Room With No Ligh… https://t.co/rZIrecXBglHear from Lisa, Wendy Melvoin, Matt Fink, BrownMark, Eric Leeds, Atlanta Bliss, and one of the members of Prince's… https://t.co/w1Tr1Ca2XA"We started getting so close that the lone wolf started going away," Lisa Coleman shared. "But you know he knew wha… https://t.co/HD7t1SSwu2The fourth episode of the Official Prince Podcast "The Story of Sign O' The Times" is available now. In this episod… https://t.co/J5Ld3hL79L
9/18
2020
Ahead of the Super Deluxe reissue of #PrinceSOTT, read an exclusive excerpt of Dave Chappelle's contribution to the… https://t.co/uiVDY0s8mFThe forthcoming Super Deluxe reissue of Sign O' The Times, available September 25, will include 63 previously unrel… https://t.co/GLWDjZVOEjIt was the first of four songs Prince recorded for her, however, the envisioned collaboration didn’t ultimately mat… https://t.co/k9MSptycc0"I Need A Man" was originally recorded for Prince's protege act, The Hookers (an early version of Vanity 6), in Aug… https://t.co/zsPmnlIyDXAhead of the Super Deluxe reissue of Sign O' The Times, the previously unreleased vault track "I Need A Man" is ava… https://t.co/zTD16LPH0x
9/17
2020
On September 25 The Prince Estate, in partnership with @warnerrecords, will reissue #PrinceSOTT via all physical, d… https://t.co/nhCnWWmkZH
9/16
2020
Read more about the contributions Jeff Katz made to Sign O’ The Times in Vogue: https://t.co/A5fyS9TpGk See more o… https://t.co/SICbQFvTfJ"He taught me so much about how to think on my feet and create at a moment’s notice, how to make things happen orga… https://t.co/BgCsWn1JFkIn addition to the cover shoot that took place at Prince’s rehearsal warehouse in early 1987, Jeff also captured po… https://t.co/89T1ryfRqZ"The shoot was pretty much over, and I had an apple box sitting in front of the camera. He just walked up to me wit… https://t.co/Gnb4fptICNPhotographer Jeff Katz worked closely with Prince to create the artwork for Sign O’ The Times. As Jeff shared with… https://t.co/iwrSNFQDOH
9/13
2020
Who in this house know about the quake? In Episode 3 of "The Story of Sign O' The Times," an earthquake hits Los An… https://t.co/GEtX1KWXAi
9/11
2020
The concert film featured 11 songs from the album of the same name, in addition to the hit "Little Red Corvette" an… https://t.co/LyGmnoSwTfThe film was originally intended to feature footage from the final shows of his Sign O' the Times Tour in Rotterdam… https://t.co/n8qltwwwIa
9/10
2020

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