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March Playlist

Happy March, friends. The birds are singing their sweet songs, as they know Spring is but a few weeks away. Whether you’re a bird or not, I’m sure a little warm weather is much needed. 326 more words

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Real Life Rock Top 10 (05/86)

1. T.J. Clark, The Painting of Modern Life—Paris in the Art of Manet and His Followers (Princeton, $12.50 paper)
In the chapter “A Bar in the Folies-Bergere,” named for… 798 more words

Greil Marcus

A Holiday Celebration with Run DMC/'Soul Christmas' [Watch]

Night one of XRT’s Holiday Nights with Ryan Arnold took place last night and in our stash of holiday records one of my personal favorites is the 1968 compilation, … 174 more words


Sunday, November 9th

That gospel feeling is in all of this music.

—Solomon Burke

Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music, Episode 2: Sam Cooke, with Mavis Staples, Bobby Womack, Solomon Burke, Ben E.

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Music Clip Of The Day


Το 1965 οι Rolling Stones στο album The Rolling Stones No. 2 διασκεύασαν το τραγούδι Everybody needs somebody to love του Solomon Burke.

Ένα τραγούδι το οποίο είχε κυκλοφορήσει για πρώτη φορά το 1964.


Wednesday, October 29th

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Solomon Burke (1940-2010), “Stupidity” (S. Burke), 1963



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Music Clip Of The Day

Solomon Burke, The Bishop Of Soul

Solomon Burke (March 21, 1940 – October 10, 2010) was an American recording artist and vocalist, who shaped the sound of rhythm and blues as one of the founding fathers of soul music in the 1960s. 213 more words

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