This Houston woman is one of the most underrated contemporary soul-blues singers, with a powerful, textured voice that retains enough rough edges to keep it real.
By John Morthland on 11.12.14 in Features
The R&B electric guitarist topped charts and broke gender barriers in the '60s.
By Charlotte Richardson Andrews on 10.17.14 in Features
Elaine Constantine, director of 'Northern Soul', discusses homemade tattoos, gender politics and the dance floor as a place of liberation.
By Claire Lobenfeld on 10.08.14 in News
Fans of Frank Ocean and Miguel who have been jonesing for new music from them can find solace in Dirty Laundry, the upcoming EP from Toronto R&B singer Ben Stevenson. Its lead track, "Summer Dealer," was produced by Nath...
By Anupa Mistry on 10.07.14 in Reviews
Tinashe's Aquarius might be the closest we'll get to a new Cassie album. For years, fans of the latter — those attuned to the spry, minimalist R&B pop of her 2006 self-titled record, which influenced artists as diverse a...