Hurricane Katrina was a gut punch to New Orleans’ musicians like Irma Thomas. A reissue of a special album especially resonates today.
Bettye LaVette always puts a unique spin on classic songs, like those of the Beatles. Her new album is a powerful statement for these times.
We bet you know every word to Earth, Wind & Fire’s “Shining Star.” Get “under the hood” and see what made it run so smoothly.
Texas, Thai-funk, and psychedelia — a few ingredients in the unique sound of the trio Khruangbin. The name is tricky, their music kind of irresistible.