John Murph



Oct. 29 2009 4:02 PM
The artist's forays into singing prove that he’s a better rapper than he is a crooner. But “Kamaal/Abstract“ is still a good record.
March 18 2009 7:12 AM
A conversation with blues artist Shemekia Copeland about how the recession and politics inspire her music, being a woman in a male-dominated field and turning 30.
Feb. 5 2009 7:11 AM
Detroit supergroup PPP’s new album, ‘Abundance,’ celebrates the Motown sound with a snazzy hipster edge.
Oct. 9 2008 12:00 AM
A new multimedia box set lets fan savor Nina Simone's trademark blend of bruised beauty and triumphant defiance.