Oct 24, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Swamp Dogg cult growing more rabid
It is an uncommon request, even in a pop music world in which the uncommon often seems ordinary.
Rawls rolls into Rockalnd
The Monday night blues series at Time Out Pub, 275 Main St., continues Monday, Aug. 19, from 7 to 10 p.m. with Johnny Rawls.
Something Else! Reviews
Something Else! sneak peek: Booker T., "Father Son Blues" from Sound The Alarm
Booker T.'s "Father Son Blues" - which, yes, features his talented offspring Ted Jones - opens with a grease-popping organ lick before recapturing a groove familiar to anyone who ever soaked up a Stax Records side back in the day.
Texas-born singer Z.Z. Hill managed to resuscitate both his own semi-flagging career and the entire genre at large when he signed on at Jackson, MS-based Malaco Records in 1980 and began growling his way through some of the most uncompromising blues to be unleashed on black radio stations in many a ... MORE