[Locals Only] And other insights from the gods of gospel/power/violence
Teena Marie, 1956 - 2010UPDATE, 3:35 P.M., DEC. 27: Check out Teena Marie's last interview before she passed away with her daughter Alia Rose after the jump. The cause of her death is still to be determined.R&B singer Teena Marie, known as the "Ivory Queen of Soul," died this evening at ... More >>
Fronted by Sam James Velde--once singer of LA's Bluebird and co-founder of Cold Sweat Records, which deployed records by Devendra Banhart, Lavender Diamond and pre-No Age trio Wives from the same mighty mailing address--and reinforced with several members of saga-song heavy band Ancestors, Night ... More >>
The Past Is Prologue: Bill Davidow readies for the Next Big Thing
But its not perfect. Jennifer Hudson nails it as a well-worn tale struggles to transcend the Ray model
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