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The Fluke That Wasn't: Reconsidering the Success of Ray Charles's Country Music Landmark
2 Feb 2015 // 9:40 PM

It's no accident that country is considered a white genre; it became white over time, and minimizing issues of race has been a key component of maintaining this whiteness.


Ray Charles: Genius Loves Company
14 Jan 2015 // 9:03 PM

Tenth anniversary re-release for Ray Charles’ last album Genius Loves Company; glossy AOR and superstar duets.

Ray Charles: Live in Concert
30 Jun 2011 // 5:00 PM

Don't know where to start with Ray? Here's a good place.


Songs of the Summers: The '60s
25 Aug 2014 // 7:00 AM

As it turns out, America's infatuation with sometimes kooky summer tunes is an old one.

Counterbalance: Ray Charles' 'Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music'
11 Jul 2014 // 4:01 AM

You give your hand to me, and then you say goodbye. I watch you walk away beside a lucky to never, never know the one who loves you so. Because you haven't listened to this week's Counterbalance. Ray Charles' 1962 landmark this week.


Songs of the Summers: The '60s 25 Aug 2014 // 7:00 AM

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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