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JP Jones

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Rhode Island singer/songwriter, JP Jones, has been at his craft for nearly 50 years, and these 11 tracks are just the latest in an enormous body of excellent work. He … Read more

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The Blind Boys of Alabama

In a secular-oriented 21st century, the Blind Boys of Alabama remained loyal to their old-fashioned gospel roots. They updated their sound in their 2005 album, Atom Bomb, to include elements … Read more

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The Blind Boys of Alabama

The Blind Boys of Alabama found each other attending elementary school for the blind in 1939. The original founding members, four of whom are now deceased, include Clarence Fountain, Jimmy … Read more

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The Walcotts

When The Walcotts formed in 2012, they probably didn’t know the effect their warm, big-band, genre-bending talents would have… or maybe they did. On their debut record, Let The Devil … Read more

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Ronnie Baker Brooks

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Curtis Stigers

There are any number of modern day crooners attempting to relive the golden age when the Rat Pack ruled the Vegas Strip and held court at the Sands Hotel. Most … Read more

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The Show Ponies

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Jeff Richman

Guitarist Jeff Richman has been pushing the boundaries of the fusion world for over thirty-five years and has released seventeen albums to date. Richman’s latest album, Sizzle, joins together longtime … Read more

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John Wetton

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Robbie Robertson

Just like Chapter and Verse, Springsteen’s audio companion to his autobiography, Robertson’s Testimony might leave you asking why this song and not that one. It doesn’t matter really, especially when … Read more