Carrying the Southern soul legacy into the 21st century, Southern Avenue is pure Stax soul glory. Their new record, Keep On, is smoking with the embers of 70’s soul. Memphis native Tierinii Jackson is part Tina Turner and part Sharon Jones.
Her live album scheduled for a February release is set to be a scorching Soul masterpiece. Mavis Staples is a National treasure.
The seminal horn band, Oakland’s own, Tower of Power are back in 2018 with Soul Side of Town to commemorate their 50th anniversary.
Hive Mind, the latest record from The internet just might be your R&B Soul jam of the summer. Think an R&B version of the band Rhye on this one.