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May 5, 2008

Hooked on soul

I love the soul revival that's sweeping through music right now.

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings are amazing. I bought that album, and I rarely buy albums these days.

Eric Lindell's (pictured) new CD is by far his best yet. My favorite track is "Tried and True."

And I've got "Another Day" by Jamie Lidell on repeat at work right now.

I mean, if you don't like soul, do you have a soul?

Probably not.

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 7:16 AM | | Comments (2)
Categories: Random stuff


Saw Eric Lindell a few months ago at Rams Head on Stage - he was awesome!!! Bought both of his CDs while I was there and love them both!

And the answer to your question, no, if you don't like soul, its because you don't have one!!!

fell asleep last night by accident and missed the Eric Lindell show. :(
Was supposed to be my final show of the weekend in New Orleans.

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