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I Don't Do Windows

From O.V. Wright’s The Bottom Line. I love this album. And this album cover.

Clues

Easter, not my day of resurrection

I woke up on Easter Sunday in a bed that wasn’t mine with a hangover. A boy, whose name I couldn’t quite remember, that I met in a sad bar I wish I could forget , had just left. 80 more words

Cerys Matthews

SHUFFLER 0083: I'LL BE THE WEEPING WILLOW

SHUFFLER 0083: I’LL BE THE WEEPING WILLOW
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Otis Redding – “That’s How Strong My Love Is” from The Very Best of Otis Redding, Volume One  480 more words

Atco

St. Paul & the Broken Bones | Gritty soul septet St. Paul & the Broken Bones stay rooted in sweet home Alabama

“It’s part of who we are. I’m born and raised in Chelsea, Ala. Most of us are. Most of us haven’t lived anywhere else. It definitely influences us in a very large way. 11 more words

City Weekly

Sunday, July 13th

Soul?

Gospel?

Whatever the idiom, this guy kills me.

The Sunset Travelers, featuring O.V. Wright (1939-1980), lead vocals

“Sit Down and Rest Awhile,” late 1950s… 16 more words

Music Clip Of The Day

Mabon 'Teenie' Hodges Dies

He may not be a household name but chances are you know his music behind many hits. Mabon ‘Teenie’ Hodges contributed to that distinctive Memphis sound and co-wrote many of Al Green’s soul classics like “Take Me to the River,” “Love and Happiness,” “Full of Fire” and “Here I Am.” 275 more words

Memphis In 4 Days

We Got To Have It, Soul Power

I discovered this weekend’s top tune while listening to a selection by Arthur Alexander, a favourite of mine from those pre-Motown days. Times when Sam Cooke & Jackie Wilson carried the R&B swing. 862 more words

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