Review + Photos: The Spinners turn out R&B classics and charm in Oakland

Photos and words by Carla Bova “So much rhythm, grace and debonair...” They were singing about "The Rubberband Man," but legendary R&B artists The Spinners may as well have been referring to themselves. The five soulful vocalists, who played six shows in three days at the venue over the post-holiday weekend, were irresistible from the start — smiling, harmonizing, and dancing nonstop. Fom the moment they walked onstage, in matching yellow suits, their singular style and finesse was undeniable. Their choreography was cool and constant. The most subtle sway was smooth. A simple ball-change was full of funk. The Spinners were [...]

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