Sep 24, 2013
National Public Radio
Elvis Costello And The Roots On World Cafe
In hour one of Tuesday's installment of World Cafe , we talk with Elvis Costello and The Roots ' powerhouse drummer Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson about how they met and came to utilize hip-hop techniques to make a non-hip-hop record.
Austin American Statesman
Austin Music Source: D'Angelo cancels ACL Fest appearance
D'Angelo, whose name became synonymous with neo-soul with a pair of excellent albums 'Brown Sugar' in 1995 and 'Voodoo' in 2000, saw his career soar to great heights after the release of the latter.
New Pittsburgh Courier Online
Badu selling out stadiums with neo-soul sound
On a day last month when the sunshine never showed, and expected warm summer breezes turned to light showers and a brisk winds that could stop any outdoor event -- Erykah Badu's fans held steady and waited for the 2013 Summer Spirit Festival headliner to appear.