Lee Fields

 
Gabriel Roth at the piano. Photo by Jacob Blickenstaff

Behind the “scene” with Daptone Records founder Gabe Roth

Behind two of the most important R&B singers to emerge in the last ten years, there’s a pair of shades…

June 5th, 2014 | Brad Farberman | Articles
Ikebe Shakedown Stone by Stone

African-influenced funk band Ikebe Shakedown drops new album

Stream Stone by Stone in full

April 10th, 2014 | Eric Luecking | New Releases
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Lee Fields “Magnolia”

Coming at a time when many new artists are trying to emulate the soul and swagger of the 1960s, Mr. Fields showers us with authenticity.

March 4th, 2014 | Wax Poetics | New Releases
Menahan Street Band

Lee Fields and the Expressions / Menahan Street Band featuring Charles Bradley

Like obvious forebears Booker T. and the MG’s, Brooklyn’s Menahan Street Band – a soul music group led by Dap-Kings guitarist Thomas Brenneck and featuring members of The Dap-Kings, Antibalas, El Michels Affair and The Budos Band – sounds great both behind an R&B vocalist and in the absence of one.

March 10th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | New Releases
Issue 37 Michael Jackson

Issue 37

Though far from an all-encompassing Michael Jackson tribute issue, we still had to show how much MJ meant to us….

September 28th, 2009 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine
Issue 29

Issue 29

With bright colors for summer heat, Wax Poetics 29 blasts into the funky avant-garde with Herbie Hancock and his Mwandishi…

June 30th, 2008 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

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