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My 40 Favorite Songs to Celebrate My 40 Awesome Years

Now that I’m back in the swing of thngs with this blog, a good friend from high school asked me to bring back Flashback Fridays. For a while I was blowing up my friends’ FB timelines with random videos from … Continue reading

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Quick Music Heads Up — Meshell Ndgeocello’s new album is all that

I’ve been a huge Meshell NdgeOcello fan for years and her new album, “Comet Come to Me,” that will drop tomorrow is….just wow. I jumped on the change to pre-order the new album months ago, so I was able to … Continue reading

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“She” is Ready – But, are We?

Have you heard of Alice Smith (@alicesmithmusic)? If not, WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN!? This past Friday night at the Howard Theatre (@HowardTheatre) here in DC, Alice made sure the packed house — made up mostly of newbies – knew who … Continue reading

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Res – The Artist You Should Know…NOW

I would like to introduce you to Res – one of my all-time favorite finds when I was 20-something. Res first hit it big with her 2001 debut album “How I Do” – I mean, walking into  Best Buy (remember, … Continue reading

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Stop the Presses! A New EP from Res is on its Way

Yesterday, after taking a moment from being wrapped up in all things Trombone Shorty, I was excited to read that Res (@Res) will be releasing a new EP, Refried Mac, on Talib Kweli’s Javotti Media label. A big thank you … Continue reading

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New Trombone Shorty, Loving the Carolina Chocolate Drops ‘n’ Some Randoms

This morning I woke up and immediately ran to my laptop to download Trombone Shorty’s (@tromboneshorty) new album “Say That to Say This” — yes, I’m one of “those” fans, and there’s no shame in my game. I’ve only had … Continue reading

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Just a Quick One — the Jazzyfatnastees Are Back!

I just ran across the SoulBounce newsletter (one of my favs) and saw a piece about the Jazzyfatnastees making a comeback. I loved this phenomenal duo from Philadelphia and have missed their beautiful voices since their last album in 2005. … Continue reading

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