Sugar's Picks June 2, 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.