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Ray Charles

Reviews

Thursday, June 30 2011

Ray Charles: Live in Concert

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


Wednesday, December 1 2010

Ray Charles: Rare Genius

As respectfully as possible, Concord excavates ten unreleased tracks from Ray Charles -- including a Johnny Cash collaboration.


Tuesday, November 17 2009

Ray Charles: The Spirit of Christmas

It's hard to imagine a better album for a dimly lit December evening indoors with eggnog and a roaring fire.


Wednesday, November 11 2009

Ray Charles: The Genius Hits the Road

Another expanded edition of Brother Ray’s 1960 album of themed travel songs. Like most journeys, highs and lows abound.


Thursday, August 20 2009

Ray Charles: Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Volumes 1 & 2

He made better country records a few years later, but these are the ones that broke new ground.


Blogs

Friday, July 11 2014

Counterbalance: Ray Charles' 'Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music'

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.


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