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Wednesday, May 2 2007

Stax Records turns 50, looks to a soulful future


Thursday, April 26 2007

Deniece Williams returns in fine form to cover some classics


Wednesday, April 25 2007

Anthony Hamilton: Southern Comfort

Neo-soul singer Anthony Hamilton possesses one of the best voices to emerge in the music industry over the last several years.


Thursday, April 12 2007

Macy Gray: Big

It’s hard to imagine that Macy’s lost her mojo already, but after two straight mediocre albums, it definitely appears there’s a spark missing.


Thursday, April 5 2007

Various Artists: The Birmingham Sound: The Soul of Neal Hemphill Vol. 1

Like other recent reissues of rare R&B and soul music, this is a glimpse into a recess of region-specific American music that has gone largely unheard for three or four decades.


Thursday, March 29 2007

Johnnie Taylor: Live at the Summit Club

Gritty 1972 club set by the 'Philosopher of Soul' is released for the first time on the reactivated Stax label.


Thursday, March 22 2007

In Memoriam: James Brown

It’s a mistake to compare James Brown (or anyone else, for that matter) as a showman at 70 to what he was like at 40, 30, and 25. But, until the last, Soul Brother #1 still brought the funk.


Lewis Taylor: The Lost Album (Reviews) [28.Feb.07]
Soul Power (Features) [2.Jan.07]
Gerald LeVert: Stroke of Genius (Reviews) [4.Dec.03]
Gerald Levert: Gerald’s World (Reviews) [17.Sep.01]
Macy Gray: The Id (Reviews) [17.Sep.01]
Gerald Levert: G (Reviews) [7.Mar.00]
Gerald Levert: G (Reviews) [31.Dec.94]
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