Houston throwback singer Leela James does it again.
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At last, Pitchfork has laid bare its aesthetic in book form in this old-media attempt at pop music canonization. As the cover describes, The Pitchfork 500 is “Our Guide to the Greatest Songs from Punk to the Present,” beginning with singles released in 1977. That Pitchfork chieftains Scott Plag ... More >>
Climb aboard the Yacht Rock revolution at this week's Michael McDonald/Steely Dan show
Friday, December 13
The Philly R&B neo-soulstress defies simple definitions
Rick James comes clean on the past, the present -- and the CD he hopes will revive his career