Reviews by Genre ‘Neo-Soul’

Charles Bradley, No Time For Dreaming

Posted on May 9, 2011

Charles Bradley, No Time For Dreaming

At 63 years of age, Charles Bradley still purveys raw talent. His vocal approach is often compared to James Brown and Wilson Pickett’s painfully exposed delivery, but those men defined it as a style. I believe Bradley does it this way because it is the only way he knows how

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Kings Go Forth, The Outsiders Are Back

Posted on June 6, 2010

Kings Go Forth, The Outsiders Are Back

Artist: Kings Go Forth Title: The Outsiders Are Back Label: Luaka Bop 90075 Release Date: April 20, 2010 Genre: Neo-Soul Miss Sara from the KFAI’s  Rockhouse pitched this disc to me with the preface, “These guys are out of Milwaukee. They’re supposed to be the next big thing to challenge Sharon Jones & The Dap […]

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Adriana Evans, Weatherman

Posted on April 4, 2010

Adriana Evans, Weatherman

Artist: Adriana Evans Title: Weather Man 12″ Label: 101 Distribution Release Date: January 12, 2010 Genre: Neo-Soul A very catchy 12” from neo-soul artist, Adriana Evans, that should be filling up dance floors. The grooves are dug deep to the early 70’s, with a TK/Glades/Alston-type vibe. But unfortunately for Ms. Evans, it is 2010 and […]

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