5 Songs For The End of The Week

“Cultivate your own aesthetic and your own universe. Create your own universe and share it with people you respect and love. “-André Leon Talley Many greats have covered this gospel classic. LaVern Baker’s interpretation builds on Sister Rosetta Tharpe’s version, transforming it into a foundational Rock N’Roll record. https://youtu.be/fWoPJgiPkxA In the pantheon of great Aretha… Continue reading 5 Songs For The End of The Week

Five Songs For The End of The Week and The Beginning of The New Year

Easing into 2021 with gorgeous vocals and hope for better days ahead. The Queen of Soul live and lush. https://youtu.be/8GFDUWzWP9A Has there really ever been a better version of "California Dreamin'" than this? https://youtu.be/Wabc6ojuw-s Curtis Mayfield remains the smoothest to ever do it. https://youtu.be/pO1e9PJyDlI Timeless. https://youtu.be/mEu8DrO9PbY Koko Taylor never fails to blow you away. https://youtu.be/5F3mFp4vWGU