Posts Tagged ‘gospel’

Haiku, RIP Ben E. King

May 1, 2015

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/02/arts/music/ben-e-king-soulful-singer-with-the-drifters-dies-at-76.html?_r=0

“Your tunes taught boomers – gospel and soul while they were – dancing and snogging”

Haiku, Bessie And Ma

April 29, 2015

http://www.npr.org/2015/04/28/402850016/how-bessie-smith-ushered-in-the-jazz-age?utm_campaign=storyshare&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&fb_ref=Default

“You can have the blues – without jazz but you can’t have – jazz without the blues”