Minnie Riperton

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    September 16, 2014

    Sampling Joe Sample: 1975

    With the wild, platinum-selling commercial success of Joni Mitchell's Court and Spark in 1974, Joe Sample's studio-session career went into warp drive. Throughout the remainder of the decade, he would sprint from one important project to the next. Sample's Crusaders dropped Those Southern Nights in ... More >>

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    December 3, 2009

    He Said She Said: Our 10 Favorite Fictional Bands

    ‚Äč It's a sad state of affairs when a parody band ends up being funnier/better/more entertaining that the original (we're lookin' at you, The Beatles). She Said started thinking of this list last week after making one in a million lifetime references to the fake band Blues Hammer from the movie Gho ... More >>

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    December 17, 2008

    Digitalia: Blind I for the Kids

    If you're looking to escape the homogeneity of mainstream radio in favor of something a little more distinct, head over to Blind I for the Kids. At the site's top right, it calls itself a "social purveyor of vanguard taste." That's a crafty way of saying "our taste is better than most, just go with ... More >>

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    April 10, 2003
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    August 2, 2001

    Great Scott

    The Philly R&B neo-soulstress defies simple definitions

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    January 22, 1998
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    July 31, 1997