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New Music To Know: Laura Mvula’s Unexpected World Of ‘Orchestral Soul’

About thirty seconds into her debut single, “She,” Laura Mvula introduces a choir. And the vocal arrangement is like the sun coming out. It’s reminiscent of what the Beach Boys did, but filtered by way […]

05/23/2013

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New Music To Know: Daley

Some artists are discovered in back room deals by industry insiders who package them and turn them into a commodity that the iTunes buying public can stomach. And some artists, like Manchester’s blue-eyed soulful son […]

04/01/2013

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Free Mayer Hawthorne MP3 – “Christmas Time Is Here”

If you don’t know [mp3com-artist]Mayer Hawthorne[/mp3com-artist], you don’t know one of the grooviest retro-soul singers to hit the scene in the past few years. But here’s a good place to start: a sexy, slinky reading […]

12/19/2011

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Tell Me ‘Bout It: Top 10 Joss Stone Songs Inspired By Her Almost Murder

Due to release her sixth album, LP1, in July, it seems highly improbable that bubbly British soul singer and talented Tudors actress, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Joss Stone[/lastfm], would be the alleged victim of a senseless conspiracy by […]

06/15/2011

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