Bessie Smith

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2011

    Five Platters of Raunchy Food Blues

    Bo Carter‚ÄčAs we discovered in an earlier post, many songs about food are mostly about trying to get laid but it would appear for a lot of early blues musicians every song about food was about sex. Now perhaps it's just my prurient imagination and I'm misinterpreting these great blues classics but ... More >>

  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    This Is the Voice

    The Gossip could follow a botched cockfight

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    November 21, 2002

    American A-Holes

    Corporate music wins again on the Idol tour

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    May 17, 2001

    Jazz Porn

    Joey DeFrancesco slides his big organ inside you

  • Music

    January 11, 2001

    Renegades of Funk

    And jazz. And soul. And blues. And rock

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    December 28, 2000

    Real Purty

    Buddys 10 best of two-oh-oh-oh

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    November 11, 1999

    See Deke Run!

    Seven days of fabulous music

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    October 21, 1999

    Celebrate Post-Feminism Week!

    Seven days worth of angry, horny women