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The New Otis Redding? Introducing Leon Bridges

That is a big comparison right there in that title, but I think it is 100% justified once you listen to the soulful musings of Leon Bridges. 306 more words


STAX Records

In a dark time in American history when racial segregation was the norm, STAX Records was bringing black and white artists together and creating the best soul music ever made. 27 more words

They are Coolsters.

Most of the people i know want instant access to anything they have an interest in. When there is no access, well, the interest wanes often fading into the lap of something new. 407 more words

Bob Lefsetz

My Generation

So, I’ve finally completed my mid-life crisis goal about a week ago when I went ahead and purchased a new record player.  I’ve not much to listen to at the moment so the few that I have are naturally on heavy rotation around the house. 362 more words


"Time Is Tight. . . ": Booker T. And The MG's

Last post, I talked about one of the highlights of my recent trip to Tennessee, The Johnny Cash Museum in Nashville. This time we’re going to Memphis. 723 more words

Music Appreciation And Analysis

Playlist: Songs That Made Me

by Tess Dugan-Knight ’18

Over reading days I joined the Outdoors Club on a hiking trip in Virginia. The seven-hour drive flew by due to the stunning scenery and some great burned CDs. 288 more words

Music Recommendations