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- December 11, 2019
A love of gospel music gave Art Rupe his start in the music business. It lead to Specialty Records and his cast of Hall of Famers.
Concrescence (Biotop). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Natural (Jackson Beach Records). Review by James Mann.
Vessel of Love (Merge). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Emo darlings Dashboard Confessional, with some help from openers Beach Slang, lift up a near-capacity crowd in Orlando with heartfelt musings and aching melodies. Jen Cray opened her heart to it all.
Bob Geldof shares his love of W.B. Yeats on A Fanatic Heart.
Everyone holds an ideal in their heart, but sometimes it must get out and find its own way through life.
Black Coffee ( Mascot Label Group). Review by Michelle Wilson.
The odd death of a circus animal reveals the seedy underside of rural life in 1916 Tennessee.
Drag nuns rock the house in this silly musical comedy!
Monica Titus sings the romantic blues in this intimate caberet.
S/T (Dischord). Review by Scott Adams.
All At Once (Don Giovanni Records). Review by May Terry.
Memphis Rent Party (Fat Possum Records). Review by James Mann.
Choke Cherry Tree (New West). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
The spirit of a 1940’s black black marketer infects his modern day doppleganger in this solid Blaxploitaion horror cult film.
Fun (XRay Records). Review by Rick Harris.
Impossible Star (Virtual Label). Review by Carl F Gauze.
NRBQ (www.omnivorerecordings.com). Review by James Mann.
Summer Gods Tour Live 2017. Review by Andrew Ellis.
Cabin Life ( Magic Beach Recordings). Review by Christopher Long.