Wednesday, September 4 2013
King Khan continues to mash together music from the 60s.
Thursday, August 1 2013
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
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
A change of direction which sees Har Mar Superstar ditching the synths and sex in favour of soul and sax.
Tuesday, March 24 2009
Indeed, a people who feel unloved are capable of anything. A people who feel loved are capable of everything.
Tuesday, February 24 2009
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
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
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
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
Dreams to Remember: The Legacy of Otis Redding adds a personal, heartwarming touch to what is now oft' told musical lore.