"Otis" fever is in full effect, thanks to the Otis Redding-sampling song from Jay-Z and Kanye West's much-ballyhooed Watch The Throne project leaking Wednesday night. The track's production, based around a slick chop of Redding's "Try A Little Tenderness," might be the most impressive thing a ... More >>
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, "100 Days, 100 Nights" (MP3) Hugs and Kisses The Continued Outbursts of Everett True THIS WEEK: NYC's Sharon Jones Hits the UK I remember one time, racing backstage to greet (mid-Eighties, perfect Scots amalgam of the Ramones and Sixties girl groups) Shop Ass ... More >>
A Stax set predictably thrills, but a set of forgotten Chicago gems hits harder
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