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Rollin’ with Raphael

Like Raphael Saadiq’s acclaimed 2008 album, The Way I See It—a downtown ode to the Motown-Stax-Philly International eras—his latest album due out May 10, Stone Rollin’, conjures up nostalgia, with dust-track roads and sock-hop, bluesy, British soul fusion.

May 9th, 2011 | Ericka Blount Danois | Articles

The Payback

On this date in 1992, James Brown was acknowledged by the Recording Academy for his extraordinary contributions to music with a…

February 25th, 2011 | Wax Poetics | Today in History
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The Juggs

Combining the blues power of Muddy Waters with the sludgy riff-rock of Black Sabbath, the Juggs, fronted by vocalist/guitarist Kareem…

July 13th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | New Releases
Redbull

Purchase Wax Poetics Issue 61. Wax Poetics Issue 61 cover one features James Brown on the front and Curtis Mayfield…

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