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Day 15: Your idea of a perfect song #BlackMusicMonth #30DayMusicChallenge

I have been participating in Naima’s Black Music Month 30 Day Music Challenge over on Twitter, and it just occurred to me this morning that I should have been posting my answers on my blog the whole time. 394 more words


It Must Be Magic - Teena Marie (1981)

Blue eyed soul as a concept has been around since the days of Elvis, but the ideal of it transcending novelty for most traditional black audiences didn’t happen en mass until the arrival of Teena Marie – or at least that was my experience in high school during the ’80s. 828 more words


Celebrating Women

I know we celebrated Mother’s Day this month and to all the mothers in the world . . .

Happy Mother’s Day!

But I just felt like having music that celebrates us as women in general. 68 more words


June's Record Club: PSYCHEDELIC SOUL (1967-1974)

We’re back on Thursday 14th June for a Psychedelic Soul trip. Focusing on the years 1967-74, our main album will be Sly & The Family Stone… 117 more words