Southern Avenue (Stax Records). Review by James Mann.
Soul, funk, and R&B purists, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings “bring it” to Phillip Haire and the people of Orlando
Shelton Hull refers to the feminist vision of the inimitable Lydia Lunch as “seminal” and lives to tell the tale.
Kings of Funk (BBE). Review by Bill Campbell.
Tom Schulte hears the bad CDs so you don’t have to. Herein are paragraphs on the good ones.
“Sincerely, L. Cohen: A Live Celebration” (Potato Family Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Signs (Concord Records). Review by Michelle Wilson.
Five Minutes to Live: A Tribute to Johnny Cash (Saustex Records). Review by James Mann.
Armageddon: End of The Beginning (Frog Juice Production). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Happy Talk (Omnivore Recordings). Review by Christopher Long.
Front Street Rebels (RAM). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
The Roots of Popular Music: The Ralph J. Peer Story (Sony Music). Review by James Mann.
Just Like Medicine ( Seedling Records). Review by Michelle Wilson.
Dawson, North West Territory, Canada had one of the biggest gold strikes ever. Silent movies entertained the miners between gambling and drinking, but the films were later dumped into the permafrost.
Flying Carpet (Justin Time). Review by Bob Pomeroy.