Wednesday, April 3 2013
Throughout Victim of Love, Bradley exhibits vocals rich in soul, grit, and emotion.
Wednesday, March 6 2013
Rakim packs a lot into 50 couplets; get in the flow and you can picture like a photo.
Monday, February 25 2013
No cuts, no edits, nothing.
Sunday, January 27 2013
British electronic duo Coldcut head up this week's edition of the Solid Steel Radio Show, which Ninja Tune presents on their Soundcloud.
Monday, January 21 2013
The biggest difference between the Black Chicago Renaissance and the Harlem Renaissance is brand awareness. The fact is, from roughly the early ‘30s to the ‘50s, Chicago was black America’s most fruitful cultural capitol.
Thursday, January 3 2013
Back when Martha (Reeves) and the Vandellas and the Marvelettes would have one big hit and then nothing much for months, and the Supremes didn’t have a hit among their first nine releases, Mary Wells was Motown’s reigning pop star, queen and cash cow.
Monday, October 8 2012
A plethora of cool sounds and intriguing timbres can't make up for repetitiveness and a lack of decent songwriting.
Sunday, August 19 2012
An initially intriguing affair that ultimately succeeds more as a novelty.
Thursday, July 26 2012
Soundtrack makes for a pretty good listen, but doesn't live up to its audacious subtitle.
Tuesday, July 24 2012
The first day of Pitchfork delivered a broad sampling of genres from art rock to hip-hop and was capped by a surprisingly muscular set from Feist.