Thursday, July 17 2014
Soul Train boldly went where no show had gone before, showcasing young African Americans and the fashions and music that defined their lives: R&B, funk, jazz, disco, and gospel.
Saturday, December 31 1994
Wednesday, July 2 2008
For the most part, blacks were not involved in the heroic work of rescuing the black acoustic blues legacy from the passage of time.
Friday, March 9 2012
Cookie Johnson's poise and good sense stand in contrast to those interviewees who were fearful friends of Magic back then, who worried about how to act and what to say.
Thursday, January 15 2009
In a way this entire collection—not just Wilson’s standout piece—serves as its own elaborate response to Sasha Frere-Jones’ controversial charge.
Monday, March 28 2005
In the world of social critic Nelson George, even the villain reads Toni Morrison on the way to kidnap the world's reigning pop princess.