Roger Troutman


Zapp frontman Roger Troutman popularized the talk box (aka On Golden Throat)

  “It’s so crazy, it just might work.” –The Muppets Muppet of My Mind By the time Stevie Wonder got…

May 22nd, 2013 | Dave Tompkins | Articles

Blue Collar Hustle

Detroit, Michigan is a region defined by soul, passion and music. It was the launching pad for Motown and its subsidiary labels, has helped introduce music listeners to artists like Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, Mary Wells, the Four Tops and more.

May 16th, 2013 | Erin Duncan | Articles
Issue 35 - Roger Troutman

Issue 35

Issue 35 cover artists Roger Troutman and Booker T. Jones were both innovative musicians of extraordinary vision. Each is known…

May 30th, 2009 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

Rick James

Check out Wax Poetics Issue 23 to read the cover feature on the making of Rick James’s ghetto symphony, Street…

June 5th, 2007 | Wax Poetics | Articles