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Concert Column: Charles Bradley & The Extraordinaires @ SummerStage Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Charles mother_____ Bradley. CHARLES MOTHA BLANKIN’ BRADLEY.

Charles Bradley
Chales Brodley
Chames Browdley
Hames Browd
James Brown

VH1 wrote about CB the other day, and they were completely right,  514 more words


Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens' "Cold World"

Joshua Daniel

In mid 2014 I picked up Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queen’s “Cold World” from Silver Platters based solely on the cover and the hype sticker Daptone Records placed on it. 312 more words

Music Reviews

SUBWAY SOUL CLUB in Times Square!

Exactly one week less than a whole year after its last event, Subway Soul Club returned to action on May 9 at a new location and with two incredible guest DJs, but with the same exciting groove,   1,998 more words

Charles Bradley: Soul of America (2012)

There’s sometimes a punishing redundancy to profile documentaries. If the subject has been in the public light for long enough, a profile doc can often feel like a Wikipedia article in motion, like a flip through a scrapbook of events everyone already remembers. 694 more words

Brandon Ledet

James Hunter Rules!

James Hunter is a blue-eyed R&B singer and guitarist who has been active on the London scene since the mid-Eighties. At that time, he was in a band cleverly called… 620 more words

Boiling Rhythms | Antibalas keeps Afrobeat music working no matter the weather

“Putting chipotle sauce on a hamburger doesn’t make it a taco, nor does it prepare you to like or appreciate Mexican food, per se.”

Style Weekly | January 22, 2015


The Hottest New Soul Duo on the Block: Saun and Starr

Global Bleat loves these two ladies…..

Saundra Williams and Starr Duncan Lowe are two gorgeous ladies from the other side of the pond. They aint’ completely new to any of you old-skoooouuuul soul fans. 97 more words