Barfield’s brand of “Texas Funk” has blues and rock infused into its funkiness even if it is delivered by a guy that doesn’t look the part. Think of a six-foot leprechaun (with red lambchop sideburns) who shimmies like James Brown.
John Cusack, Jack Black and Lisa Bonet are just three reasons to be a fan. The tracks (and lists) in this Stephen Frears movie about obsessive music lovers makes this the perfect “must-watch” for Record Store Day.
If you loved watching Winona Ryder and Christian Slater bump off the “mean girls” (and guys) in their high school, this edgy new series will satisfy that same itch for getting even. Except it’s darker. “Why so tense, mom?”
From Zeppelin-era sounds to gospel standards and even 1870s classical music, Jack White mixes it all up on his newest project. In short, the guy who resisted studio “tricks” is now taking them into intriguing new territory.
As weed becomes legalized in more places, lifestyle industries are capitalizing on the buzz. The Jazz Dispensary label has just released a great set of jams in “Soul Diesel Vol. 2,” the perfect soundtrack to 4/20 day.