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The Soul of John Black - The Sunshine State of Mind (Advance Review)
When k.d. lang came out with a “Summerfling” from her album Invincible Summer in 2000, the world was still filled with all the optimism of a new century and we once again seemed to “run on the beach with Kennedy flair.” The federal coffers were filled so high, we were arguing about what to do with budgetary surpluses. The horror of 9/11 had not yet taken place and...
On May 24, 2003, at 11:00 p.m., I sat in my kitchen with my eleven year old son, staring at my wife’s computer and wondering what I was about to get into. I had been thinking for a few months about creating a website dedicated to Soul Music and its “unsung” heroes, the talented artists who had made brilliant music but were getting the cold shoulder from radio and the major media. I spent the next few...
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