Chastity Brown Embraces Modern Soul on ‘Sing to the Walls’ – American Blues Scene

As the daughter of a blues musician, Chastity Brown was born with an innate ability to channel complex circumstances into beautiful, uplifting songs. But after surviving the isolation of the early pandemic and witnessing the global racial reckoning that manifested itself in the riots mere blocks from her South Minneapolis home, even she is surprised … Read more

Can’t Nobody Sing Soulful Blues Like Solomon Burke – American Blues Scene

A preacher. An herbal doctor. A popcorn entrepreneur. A restaurateur. A mortician. There are few singers with a more varied of “day jobs” than Solomon Burke. He held all these occupations but we remember him most as “The King of Rock and Soul.” It was a moniker given to him by Philadelphia disc jockey Rockin’ … Read more