Daily Archives: May 10, 2017

JMSN References Oliver Stone In Video For Slide

JMSN pays homage to Oliver Stone’s Natural Born Killers in his video for “Slide.” JMSN is touring his Whatever Makes U Happy album now.

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Goapele: Dreamseeker Official Video

Goapele walks through a field of sunflowers in her “Dreamseeker” video. It is the first video from her Dreamseeker EP coming out May 19th. Her last album was 2014’s Strong As Glass. She previously released the song “Power” from the Dreamseeker EP.

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Stax’s 60th Anniversary Celebrated With Stax Classics Series

On May 19th Concord Music Group and Rhino Entertainment will launch the Stax Classics series to acknowledge the legendary soul label’s 60th anniversary. Ten collections with new liner notes celebrating the careers of Johnnie Taylor, Otis Redding, Isaac Hayes, Carla Thomas,  William Bell, Eddie Floyd, The Dramatics. Albert King,  Booker T & The MG’s and Sam & Dave will be available on CD and streaming services.

A variety of iconic albums from the label including Melvin Van Pebbles’ soundtrack to Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song and The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads will be released on vinyl throughout the year. The four-CD anthology Isaac Hayes: The Spirit Of Memphis (1962-1976) will be released in August to coincide with his 75th birthday.

Concord and Rhino will collaborate on a three-CD Stax 60th set and a new installment in the Complete Stax Singles box series. Volume four will have music not only from Stax but Enterprise, Hip, Chalice, Gospel Truth and more.

For more info, visit StaxRecords.com and connect on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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KUIZZ Debuts Uncool Single

Malaysian R&B artist and producer KUIZZ takes his American influences seriously on his debut single “Uncool.” His clear falsetto and lyrical honesty have propelled “Uncool” to become popular online with a high streaming count. “Uncool” is from KUIZZ’s Till The End EP.

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