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Wednesday, September 4 2013

King Khan: Idle No More

King Khan continues to mash together music from the 60s.


Thursday, August 1 2013

Otis Redding: The Complete Stax/Volt Singles Collection

This sprawling new box featuring every A- and B-side Redding produced is a must for any fan of soul music and a reminder that the singer was truly one of the greatest treasures American popular music has ever produced.


Tuesday, May 14 2013

The Black Crowes: Wiser for the Time

A massive live set from one of the 1990s' most successful rock acts chronicles a band that might be unparalleled in its resiliency.


Monday, April 29 2013

Har Mar Superstar: Bye Bye 17

A change of direction which sees Har Mar Superstar ditching the synths and sex in favour of soul and sax.


Tuesday, March 24 2009

Good Grief: Pop, Dialogue and Detroit Natives

Indeed, a people who feel unloved are capable of anything. A people who feel loved are capable of everything.


Tuesday, February 24 2009

“Zoom, I wish the world were truly happy”: Barack and the blues

In Grant park on the night of America’s victory in November 2008, Barack opened with: "It's been a long time coming, but tonight, because of what we did on this date in this election at this defining moment, change has come to America." It is my sincere hope that readers don’t miss that. Barack has a deep and personal understanding of this unique and complex American history. A cool, smooth, blues man has come to lead the nation.


Monday, February 23 2009

Otis Redding: Respect Live 1967

If Sam Cooke’s style is defined by a sort of grace and smoothness, Otis Redding’s feels more like that of a great force held in check, threatening to break loose.


Thursday, September 25 2008

Otis Redding: Live in London and Paris

Commercially issued in their entirety for the first time, these live sets from March 1967 show Redding and Booker T. & the MGs at their incendiary best.


Thursday, May 1 2008

Otis Redding: Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul

Essential listening for anyone interested in the artistic and emotional depth of American popular music, Redding’s Otis Blue is nothing short of spectacular.


Wednesday, October 3 2007

Otis Redding: Dreams To Remember [DVD]

Dreams to Remember: The Legacy of Otis Redding adds a personal, heartwarming touch to what is now oft' told musical lore.


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