Isaac Hayes
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The Best Re-Issues of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 20 best re-issues of 2009, highlighted by the long overdue remastering of the Beatles oeuvre, a number of '80s and '90s classics, and one of the most storied catalogues in electronic music.


Isaac Hayes: Shaft
21 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Isaac Hayes' soundtrack to Gordon Parks's blaxploitation masterpiece finally gets the upgrade it deserves -- sort of.

Isaac Hayes: Black Moses / Juicy Fruit (Disco Freak)
19 Mar 2009 // 5:00 PM

Stax reissues an odd couple of solo albums by its multi-instrumental songwriting genius: the great 1971 double-LP Black Moses and the late-period misstep Juicy Fruit (Disco Freak).


Verse-Chorus-Verse: Issac Hayes and Public Enemy
14 Feb 2010 // 7:45 PM

Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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