Her first album after an eight-year absence from the record racks, the redoubtable DeMent returns with a collection of gospel standards (plus one original) that spotlights her strength as an emotional and expressive singer.
By Mike McGonigal on 01.01.05 in Spotlights
Is it just me, or is traditional gospel about to be "cool" for the first time since the Civil Rights movement (that is, if it ever really was cool)? At the very least, old school black and Southern gospel seem poised to...
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...