Tuesday, December 18 2007
If 2007 didn't invite any gripping controversies, it was certainly filled with competitive comparisons -- between young and old, past and present, and among splintered factions -- and both surprising hits and disappointing misses. All in all, a dynamic and at times resurgent year for the broad scope of Americana.
Thursday, October 25 2012
Bettye LaVette continues her late-career renaissance with an album of covers.
Wednesday, June 16 2010
It doesn't always work, but when it does, look out.
Friday, April 10 2009
Bettye LaVette invests more of herself in single lyrics than most other singers do in entire songs
Thursday, September 27 2007
With ferocity and fire, Bettye LaVette returns to Muscle Shoals 35 years later on The Scene of the Crime.
Friday, August 24 2012
Bettye LaVette is back and smokin' as usual.
Friday, February 13 2009
1. The latest book or movie that made you cry? I don't like the latest books and movies, but I always cry when I see…
Tuesday, January 8 2008
R&B vocalist Bettye LaVette had a Top 10 hit back in 1962 with the song "My Man -- He's A Lovin' Man," but through bad…