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Corinne Bailey Rae at the HoB

Corinne Bailey Rae at the HoB

Corinne Bailey Rae returns to the stage this spring following a two-year hiatus in the wake of husband Jason Rae’s untimely death. The gifted “Put Your...
By webteam  |  April 28, 2010

Al Green

The Reverend Green gets his sexy groove back after the three uneven releases that followed his 2003 secular comeback.
Lay It Down | Blue Note
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  June 03, 2008

Skimming the cream

Some of my favorite things from among the people, CDs, and performances I wrote about this year.
Jazz: 2007 in review
By JON GARELICK  |  December 17, 2007

Herbie Hancock

Herbie isn’t fooling around — the guest stars are here, yes, but Hancock is stretching out, with languid, meditative takes on the Mitchell songbook.
River: The Joni Letters | Verve
By JON GARELICK  |  September 24, 2007

Three for the road

Maybe it’s Larry Klein’s world and the rest of us just live in it.
Herbie Hancock, Renee Rosnes, and Luciana Souza
By JON GARELICK  |  August 21, 2007

Village folk

Suzanne Vega’s Beauty and Crime is a sleek collection of New York City stories, all pop-song trim, but bubbling with an undercurrent of experimentation.
Suzanne Vega gets into the sounds of the city
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  August 07, 2007


Live Earth 2007

So you’re headed to a Live Earth gig somewhere, whether outside New York City or in a remote outpost in Antarctica.
Where to go, who to see, what to know — even if you don't have a ticket
By JEFF INGLIS  |  July 10, 2007

Nancy Drew: Music from the Motion Picture

What do Ned Nickerson and the Nancy Drew soundtrack have in common? Neither gets in Nancy’s way.
Nancy Drew: Music from the Motion Picture | Bulletproof
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  June 13, 2007

Local heroes

The set time, 9 pm, wasn’t ideal, but everything else came together perfectly for Zox as they made their inaugural appearance at the music industry blitzkrieg known as South by Southwest.
Rhode Island bands make a good showing at SXSW
By BOB GULLA  |  March 21, 2006

Rae of light

Touted as the second coming of Erykah Badu and Billie Holiday by the London press, Corinne Bailey Rae is a twentysomething singer whose luxurious, lazy phrasing and sweet tone are closer to Diana Ross in Lady Sings the Blues .
England's next big export?
By KEN MICALLEF  |  March 15, 2006