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The Best R&B of 2012
20 Dec 2012 // 5:00 PM
R&B was as vibrant and diverse a genre as any in 2012, a year that saw the rise of breakout acts and the returns of old-school vets.
Gary Clark Jr.: Live
22 Oct 2014 // 9:04 PM
This disc marks the official arrival of a major talent: clearly steeped in the blues tradition who can shift seamlessly between feedback-frenzied rawness and cool, old school soul and funk.
OutKast Fires Up the Audience at Day One of Forecastle Festival
20 Jul 2014 // 11:00 PM
From the minimalist indie rock of Spoon to the extravagant performance by OutKast, day one of Forecastle did not disappoint.
Watch Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr, Courtney Barnett, and Benjamin Booker Play Bonnaroo (video)
25 Jun 2015 // 8:10 AM
From Alabama Shakes' Americana-infused rock to Courney Barnett's witty indie, Bonnaroo had something for everyone in 2015.
Gary Clark Jr.: Seeing Is Believing
20 Nov 2012 // 2:00 AM
If you have a chance to check Clark out live, do so. He sounds fine in a studio setting, and I encourage you to grab his new disc. But like most of the better acts, especially of the jazz and blues idioms, he needs to be seen to be appreciated, and believed.