Sunday, April 7 2013
While today rock is ubiquitous, few of us really understand the nuts and bolts of rock’s beginnings and especially not of rock’s crucial debt to the so-called "holy rollers" of the Pentecostal church. That Pentecostal-rock connection is a key to understanding what makes rock 'n' roll what it is.
Monday, February 26 2007
The late, great Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a one-of-a-kind pioneer of 20th-century American music.