Performing together in various incarnations for more than 70 years, the Blind Boys of Alabama are a national musical treasure, and their six Grammys include the Lifetime Achievement Award. Creating a ... (Read More)
Many musicians have been called prodigies, but given that 17-year-old Jonny Lang had only been playing guitar for five years when this 1998 disc was released, he is unquestionably the real thing. ... (Read More)
Mayer Hawthorne, vocals. Christian Wunderlich, guitar. James Manning, bass. Kevin Randolph, piano, & others.
Label: Republic. Format: CD.
UPC: 602537447954. Daedalus Item Code: 38940
On his third album, alternative R&B/retro soul singer Mayer Hawthorne goes to the well of hip-hop, reggae ("Allie Jones"), and vintage pop ("Her Favorite Song") for a set of 14 breezy, groove-laden ... (Read More)
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The Goodies, the Jelly Beans, Bessie Banks, Evie Sands, the Butterflys, the Bouquets & others.
Label: Real Gone Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 848064004271. Daedalus Item Code: 69151
Founded in 1964 by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, the Red Bird label was to girl groups of the 1960s as Elektra was to folksingers. Highlights of the 20 tracks include the Dixie Cups' "No True Love," ... (Read More)
Etta Jones, Little Richard, Big Joe Turner, Lee Dorsey, the O'Jays, Brook Benton, Johnny Griffith & others.
Label: BMG. Format: 3 CDs, boxed.
UPC: 755174861529. Daedalus Item Code: 67246
From the Delta sound of Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup ("Rock Me Mamma") to the suave blues of T-Bone Walker ("Every Day I've Got the Blues"), and from Brook Benton's orchestral balladry ("Mother Nature, ... (Read More)
(Grammy Nominee for Best R&B Song/"Signed, Sealed, Delivered") Just coming into his own, the 20-year-old Stevie Wonder shows what he can do on this energetic and uplifting 1970 disc. Here are ... (Read More)
William Bell, vocals. John Leventhal, guitar. Dave Eggar, cello. Laura Seaton, violin. Shawn Pelton, drums, & others.
Label: Stax Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 888072389397. Daedalus Item Code: 69541
(2017 Grammy Winner for Best Americana Album; Also Nominated for Best R&B Performance/"The Three of Me") More than five decades after he began his career on Stax Records and a full ten years ... (Read More)
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