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Because it’s Sunday.  And because even beat flips can speak to the spirit when the source material is just right.  I’m still of the opinion that what Daru Jones did with the work of Andrae Crouch can reach those who will never step foot into a church, but that’s just me.  Take a listen and decide for yourselves…

35 years later, she is still the epitome of an angelic voice…
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35 years later, she is still the epitome of an angelic voice…

fathomdj:

#respsect to the #legacy #minnieripperton #soul #rnb #singer #songwriter #goodmusic #thevoice #chicago #yourmamasmusicisbetter

Schooling myself on the music of the late, great Horace Silver courtesy of a tribute mix from a master teacher in rhythm and sound, Mr. Gilles Peterson.

Because it’s Sunday.  And because I was reminded this morning that I need to get nearer to God through worship.  Few songs capture the importance of that sentiment like this live rendition of “Nearer My God To Thee” by The Soul Stirrers, featuring the one and only Sam Cooke on lead.

Working on the next Radio BSOTS episode, a long overdue BSOTS GONE (buck)WILD edition.  To get the jump on what you can expect, check out this interview with one of the groups that will be featured on the show, A Tribe Called Red.  “Electric Pow Wow” doesn’t even describe their work, but it’s a good hint at what they achieve within electronic music.  It’s phenomenal.

Watch the video, then go download their album.