No matter where he was, or when it was, for the late Dr. John, it was always Mardi Gras in New Orleans. A tribute.
With only two albums, Joy Division left a massive imprint on music. “Unknown Pleasures” was the starting point.
James Taylor is an American treasure. A new vinyl release by Craft Recordings of an exceptional live show reminds us all of how great he remains.
The Fifth Dimension created an anthem for 1969 with “Aquarius/Let the Sun Shine In.” Our interview with founder LaMonte McLemore reflects the influence of the song 50 years later.
Isaac Haye’s theme song to “Shaft” remains unforgettable. The rest of the soundtrack is, too. And a new re-issue provides a fresh listen.