Also, Kate McGarry, Enter Shikari, Hype Williams and others
Also, Spindrift, Lenny Kravitz, Dorian Wood, Howlin Rain and others
Sure, you may secretly dance to Justin Bieber in your Wonder Woman undies or fantasize about Drake making you a hot fudge sundae, but there's a lot more talented, relatively unknown musicians hiding in the Grammy nominee list. The Grammys, on the most part, are about the awards gifted to peo ... More >>
When Bettye Met Katie Lee and HodaWe love Bettye LaVette, the Detroit soul survivor whose career has been rebooted by the wonderful folk at local Anti- records. This is no surprise, as everyone loves Bettye LaVette. We caught her intimate, cabaret-style show at Largo last month, where she s ... More >>
Perfume GeniusMike Hadreas, the 28-year-old Seattle-based pianist who makes music as Perfume Genius, creates hyper-emotional ballads so fragile a stiff breeze might knock them over. He's found plenty of strength in the them, though -- Hadreas turned to the keyboard to quell the inner turmoil ... More >>
Abe VigodaThose Abe Vigoda kids, so hard to pigeonhole. The noisy, tropical smirk of the L.A. quartet's 2008 debut album Skeleton has been shelved for the follow-up effort, which in keeping with the naming scheme, ought to be called "Pale Flesh" instead of Crush. Released last week, the albu ... More >>
Also, Kris Kristofferson, the Black Keys, Bettye Lavette and others
El GuinchoYes, that's the voice of Julieta Venegas on the re-imagined "Mientes," one of the five tracks on El Guincho's new EP Piratas de Sudamérica. El Guincho, the nom de tune of Barcelona experimentalist Pablo Díaz-Reixa, fueled some underground buzz with his 2007 album Alegranza. A pri ... More >>
Also, Lilith 2010, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, Smokey Robinson, Antibalas and others
Also, the National, Entrance Band, Noodles, Bunbury and others
Also, the Kris Special, Jesse Sykes, Mamak Khadem and others
Also, Twilight Circus Dub Sound System, Magda, Hedgehog, Mos Def and others
Don't know Bobby Womack? The Rolling Stones stole a lot of their mid-1970s balladeering from Womack.
She's an auburn-haired Caucasian woman of Ukrainian descent. Is Case also the blackest woman in indie rock?
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