Thursday, April 15 2010
After four albums of Americana crossover, Solomon Burke reminds us he’s a soul singer by joining forces with the late producer Willie Mitchell.
Tuesday, April 13 2010
Filipino diva and frequent contributor to Lyrics Born records takes a nostalgic, R&B stab at her own LP.
Monday, March 29 2010
You may not want to fall in love with this 21st century siren, but chances are good that you will. That is, if you know what's good for ya.
Monday, January 25 2010
Maiysha takes The Blue Note stage to record live follow-up to her Grammy-nominated debut.
Tuesday, September 8 2009
Auldist returns with the Bamboos and restores the sanctity of the female soul singer with her glorious sophomore record.
Monday, August 17 2009
Pop Heroism, One Song at a Time
Tuesday, August 11 2009
The guitar licks a smooth path through 50 minutes of gospel and soul, with Yoruba touches dropped in along the way.
Wednesday, August 5 2009
Numero scores again by unconvering the work of the Wichita-based Smart Brothers, a family of incredibly talented musicians that straddled the line between funk and soul almost effortlessly -- hits, budgets, and institutionalized band members be damned.
Wednesday, May 20 2009
This collection of raucous 1960s New York boogaloo has a strong soul component.
Thursday, February 12 2009
Vintage pop duo gives it one more go.