Recorded in 1988 and never before released, this session from Psyche includes songs that the band never recorded, as well as alternative takes with different lyrics that never appeared on […]
I try to keep my finger on the pulse of hip hop’s beating heart. I keep an eye on the up and comers and an ear on the airwaves. But I have to admit that somehow, like many, I have managed to sleep on Cyhi The Prynce these past couple years.
Curtis Mayfield. Sam Cooke. Al Green. James Brown. And then there’s Leon Bridges, Benjamin Booker, JD McPherson, Jack White and The James Hunter Six. This is the lineage, past and present, to which Curtis Harding belongs. Funk, soul, classic R&B. The music pays tribute to hey-day Stax records, the swinging 60’s and the free love 70’s, in equal measure.
“Dallas Smith was grabbing cell phones taking selfies and video for fans to keep on the cell phones. The band and him were on top of speakers and up and down the stage fully interacting with fans.”
In This Moment and Of Mice & Men Shaw Conference Centre Edmonton, Alberta on November 5, 2017 Photo Credit: Heiko Ryll via http://www.VandalaMagazine.com
Avatar and Hollywood Undead Shaw Conference Centre Edmonton, Alberta on November 5, 2017 Photo Credit: Heiko Ryll via http://www.VandalaMagazine.com
On the surface, this is a star-studded soundtrack to a documentary that sheds light on the resilience of female veterans who have been wounded in the line of duty. On another level, it’s a megaphone for the voices of the women in the film, allowing them to reach an audience that might otherwise not hear them.