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Socially Sparked Moments 2016

The top 3 Socially Sparked Moments of 2016 from our featured artists, organizations and causes in Socially Sparked News. They illuminated our lives in 2016. We would like to thank each and every one of them for inspiring us with their top 3 moments .

Third Time’s a Charm for France Rocks NYC
2 years ago

Third Time’s a Charm for France Rocks NYC

The third time’s a charm for France Rocks NYC, a summer music festival that brings the best of French produced music to NYC. The third annual France Rocks Summerfest kicks-off this weekend in New York City and runs through July 5. France Rocks founder Michele Amar tells us what to expect and how the music [...]
Farewell Princess Leia a/k/a Carrie Fisher
4 years ago

Farewell Princess Leia a/k/a Carrie Fisher

Farewell Princess Leia a/k/a actress Carrie Fisher. Of course, The Force is with you.

Socially Sparked Moments of 2016 include a farewell to Princess Leia a/k/a actress Carrie Fisher. We …
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“…Spread the Joy” – SO SPARKED QUOTE OF THE WEEK
4 years ago

“…Spread the Joy” – SO SPARKED QUOTE OF THE WEEK

Joy is the So Sparked Word of the Week.  

Quote of the week:

 

“A smile is your best accessory — use it to spread joy” — Audrey Hepburn


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Down to the Roots Deep in Muddy Waters
4 years ago

Down to the Roots Deep in Muddy Waters

 

 

We’re getting down to the roots deep in Muddy Waters with award-winning guitarist/vocalist Bob Margolin for a crystal clear picture of the man, his music and his vision. …
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Happy Holidays from Socially Sparked News
4 years ago

Happy Holidays from Socially Sparked News

Happy Holidays From Our Sparks To Yours

Happy Holidays from our Sparks to Yours. SOCIALLY SPARKED NEWS. Real News Driven by Sparks covers the people, places and causes who Socially …
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Nighthawks and Bob Margolin Get Muddy at Iridium
4 years ago

Nighthawks and Bob Margolin Get Muddy at Iridium

A Tribute to Blues Legend Muddy Waters is the order of the month. This week’s concert by the Nighthawks featuring Bob Margolin at New York City’s the Iridium ranks as one …
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Jesse Malin and Friends Rock Out for Wheelchair Fund
4 years ago

Jesse Malin and Friends Rock Out for Wheelchair Fund

New York’s Jesse Malin and his music friends rock out for a Wheelchair Fund. The musician and his friends came together at Bowery Ballroom for a cause. Hometown NYC punker …
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Observe International Human Rights Day Today
4 years ago

Observe International Human Rights Day Today

December 10th is International Human Rights Day

December 10th is International Human Rights Day, an observance held every year on this day. It marks the day in 1948 that the United Nations General …
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Honor The International Day of Persons with Disabilities
4 years ago

Honor The International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Honor the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) today.  IDPD is celebrated annually on December 3rd  across the globe, since 1992 when the United Nations first created the event.

 

“Let …
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RIP Grant Tinker: TV Icon Socially Sparked Our Lives
4 years ago

RIP Grant Tinker: TV Icon Socially Sparked Our Lives

RIP Grant Tinker, television icon, producer and former NBC Chairman, who passed away Monday in his Los Angeles home at the spritely age of 90. Tinker is perhaps best known …
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Lovely Lady: Actress Florence Henderson Dies at 82
4 years ago

Lovely Lady: Actress Florence Henderson Dies at 82

Lovely lady actress Florence Henderson, probably best known to most as everybody’s wholesome mom to love–dies at the young age of 82.  The portrayer of Carol Brady in the ’70s …
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I Left My Heart with Tony Bennett: Soundbytes
4 years ago

I Left My Heart with Tony Bennett: Soundbytes

I left my heart with Tony Bennett last night at New World StagesTheatre in New York City. The 19-time Grammy-award winner appeared for a one hour, up close and personal chat …
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The Original Hootchie Coochie Man of Modern Blues Lives On: Willie Dixon
4 years ago

The Original Hootchie Coochie Man of Modern Blues Lives On: Willie Dixon

Big Head Blues Club: Way Down Inside, Songs of Willie Dixon. Left-right: Ronnie Baker Brooks, Billy Branch, Mud Morganfield and Big Head Todd. The original Hootchie Coochie Man of modern blues – Rock ‘n Roll hall of famer Mr. Willie Dixon lives on through his music, his foundation and through Big Head Blues Club: Way [...]
Internet TV: Back to the Future Part II
4 years ago

Internet TV: Back to the Future Part II

When it comes to internet TV, it really is back to the future or what’s old is new again, as first reported in last week’s post, Back to the Future …
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Get Total Satisfaction at Exhibitionism – The Rolling Stones
4 years ago

Get Total Satisfaction at Exhibitionism – The Rolling Stones

Get total satisfaction at Exhibitionism – The Rolling Stones — the new exhibit about the beloved rock group — which made its North American debut in New York City on …
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Over the Havana Moon for Stones New Film
4 years ago

Over the Havana Moon for Stones New Film

Everyone will be over the Havana Moon for The Rolling Stones ‘ new documentary Havana Moon – The Rolling Stones Live in Cuba. Filmed by award winning director Paul Dugdale, the …
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“What the Nation Needs Now is Love, Sweet Love”
4 years ago

“What the Nation Needs Now is Love, Sweet Love”

“What the world needs now is love, sweet love

It’s the only thing that there’s just too little of.”  — Hal David

The lyrics …
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Back to the Future with OTT
4 years ago

Back to the Future with OTT

In some ways, the future of Over-the-Top (OTT) appears to be following in its cable TV predecessors’ footsteps. That’s how I felt after hearing a panel on The Future of …
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It’s No-Shave November: Support Cancer Awareness
4 years ago

It’s No-Shave November: Support Cancer Awareness

It’s No-Shave November: support cancer awareness and raise funds for cancer prevention, research and education.

Every November, this web-based nonprofit organization hosts a month-long campaign, where particpants skip shaving and …
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