Like Piazza himself, this restless delight never stays in one place for long.
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Add a blues belter, and this little-heard early-1970s Stooges demo is reborn.
S. Victor Aaron’s Mid-Year Best of 2014 (Non-Jazz): Jack White, Me’Shell Ndegéocello, Drive-By Truckers, Lucinda Williams
Here are the seven best albums outside of realm of jazz so far in 2014. So says me.
They pay tribute to a blues great, yet create an album that is very much their own.
‘Good News,’ like all Ronnie Earl & The Broadcaster records since their 1990 debut, is where intense soul and stylish exploits intersect.
Facing what seemed like a certain doom, Walter Trout pushed back – hard.
White’s “old, yet new” vibe again has him brilliantly mixing seemingly unrelated styles.
Ford’s deep dive into his own record collection revealed a stone-cold classic.
Direct, pure and oh so soulful, ‘Only Sunshine’ is another handmade treat.
The guys at the Dutch outfit Black and Tan Records had been known for bringing notice for overlooked American bluesmen such as James “Boo Boo” Davis, Big George Jackson and Harrison Kennedy. Lately, they’ve been going further by bringing their Delta blues into the 21st century.