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Ruthie Foster

Columns

Sunday, May 13 2012

The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster: A Portrait in Freedom

Blues, gospel, and jazz singer Ruther Foster spent so much time on the road that her songwriting suffered -- yet the folk, Stax soul, and gospel that accompanied the sound of tires spinning on asphalt gave her a different kind of musical inspiration.


Reviews

Wednesday, August 20 2014

Ruthie Foster: Promise of a Brand New Day

They say that misery loves company, which is why blues music remains so popular.


Monday, January 30 2012

Ruthie Foster: Let It Burn

There was always a gospel element in the way Foster delivered her vocals. She openly emphasizes this aspect of her voice on her latest album.


Blogs

Tuesday, March 27 2012

20 Questions: Ruthie Foster

The Grammy-nominated blues artist Ruthie Foster has just put out the most confident album of her career, and before taking it on the road, she speaks to PopMatters about Star Trek, Jerry the mouse, and speaking with Stephen Hawking.


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