Sugar's Picks June 2, 2014

Jun 1, 2014

Take A look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out All The New Music For The Week Of June 2, 2014

1. Various Artists / Studio Rio Presents The Brazil Connection / Legacy: If you love Bill Withers, Nina Simone, Marvin Gaye, Johnny Nash, Billy Holiday, Sly & The Family Stone, Aretha Franklin... Try it on!

2. Mike Mattison / You Can't Fight Love / LandSlide:  Working with the  Derek Trucks Band & Tedeschi-Trucks Band, this release showcases his "astonishing vocal range"  with a genuine Blues/Rock/Soul/R&B sensibility. (He also graduated Cum Laude from Harvard!)

3. No Sinner / BooHooHoo / ProVogue:  C. Rennison ("No Sinner" spelled backwards) believes "We need a healthy dose of both good and evil in our lives" and she delivers her own  Bluesy/Soulful version with 9 sweaty tunes.

4. Chet Faker / Built on Glass / Downtown: Electronica and Soul are wedded here and it is a blissful,  gorgeous, sumptuous marriage!

5. Hamilton Leithauser / Black Hours / Ribbon: The frontman for "The Walkmen" is joined by pals from "Vampire Weekend,"  "The Shins" & "Fleet Foxes" to rock your world.

New Releases For Week of June 2, 2014