Nina Simone

 
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Zara McFarlane “Open Heart” [VIDEO]

Her lyrically conscious original songwriting brings to mind Nina Simone and Roberta Flack circa First Take era.

February 3rd, 2014 | Wax Poetics | Videos
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Issue 48

Nina Simone / Theophilus London / Shock G / Billy Cox / Yabby You / Dom Salvador / Neu! / Hudson Mohawke

September 6th, 2011 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine
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Nina Simone

April 29th, 2011 | Wax Poetics | Videos

Young, Gifted, and Black

Nina Simone’s name has become synonymous with classic American jazz, but it would be the explosive political undertones in her…

February 21st, 2011 | Wax Poetics | Today in History
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The Three D’s

In the mid-’60s, at Capitol Records, David Axelrod produced jazz, R&B, rock and roll, pop, easy listening, and folk. But…

December 1st, 2005 | Wax Poetics | Re:Discovery

A look back twenty years on Aaliyah’s short but influential career.

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