Tuesday, April 28 2015
Seasick Steve shows excellence while away from his comfort zone, but re-re-fried blues is a dead end.
Monday, April 27 2015
Chiraq will be the latest entry in a durable tradition of movies about a violent Chicago.
Ava Luna's latest is as multilayered and pleasantly bewildering as the "infinite house" where it was recorded.
Wednesday, April 22 2015
Forty four tracks from Lee’s radio show that she never recorded later and have, for the most part, not been heard since they originally aired.
Tuesday, April 21 2015
Sax Gordon and friends make for a relaxed performance for the staunch jazz enthusiast.
Monday, April 20 2015
Playing the right song at the right time has long been part of Widespread Panic's magic formula, and so it was again with their March 2015 concert in Los Angeles.
Thursday, April 16 2015
Somewhat counterintuitively, modern composer Jared C. Balogh rediscovers his hip-hop roots by not rapping with his new release -- which, like most of his music, is available to download for free.
This re-release provides evidence that Bettye LaVette should have been famous decades earlier.
Tuesday, April 14 2015
Brooklyn funk and soul outfit Pimps of Joytime create their own "science fiction juke joint" with their riotously fun new LP, Jukestone Paradise. Stream it here exclusively a week before its release.
Sidewalk Chalk rise further to the top of the hip-hop scene with their third release, Shoulder Season.