Posts tagged "Bill Withers"
My Tumblr Blog...Five Star Jamz

My Tumblr Blog…Five Star Jamz

I’m talking about every single 5-star song in my iTunes library. Take a trip with me!!

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 9: Creative People Are Kinda Weird

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 9: Creative People Are Kinda Weird

In the latest Blerd Radio podcast, the panel discusses the appreciation of great art made by profoundly fucked up people.

Blerd Radio 2014: Episode 16B: Let's Go To The Hall (of Fame) (Part II)

Blerd Radio 2014: Episode 16B: Let’s Go To The Hall (of Fame) (Part II)

The Hall of Fame is cool and all that, but THIS podcast has an AARON NEVILLE impression.

Let's Fight Over Who Gets Inducted Into The Rock Hall: 2015 Edition

Let’s Fight Over Who Gets Inducted Into The Rock Hall: 2015 Edition

The Smiths are human and they need to be loved (by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame)…just like everybody else does.

bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the '70s: Part Five

bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the ’70s: Part Five

There’s a riot goin’ on…in our list of the 100 best albums of the ’70s. Find out where Sly places…and what else made the list!

Note for Note: A Guide to the Discography Of Bill Withers (Part 2)

Note for Note: A Guide to the Discography Of Bill Withers (Part 2)

Part two of our look at Bill Withers’ discography looks at his late Seventies and Eighties albums for Columbia.

Note for Note: A Guide To The Discography Of Bill Withers (Part One)

Note for Note: A Guide To The Discography Of Bill Withers (Part One)

Our latest Note for Note (formerly Discography Fever) series takes a look at the discography of one of America’s most brilliant musicians, Bill Withers.

Back In The Day: An Unearthed Treasure From Bill Withers

Back In The Day: An Unearthed Treasure From Bill Withers

Check out video footage from a mini concert the legendary Bill Withers did for BBC TV in 1973.

Who The Hell Is…Michael Kiwanuka?

The recent success of artists like Adele and Mumford & Sons has created a lane for artists who have a classic sound but are a little off the beaten path, sound-wise. It apparently helps if they’re British, which should create a clear lane for Michael Kiwanuka to achieve success in the U.S. when his debut, Home Again, arrives later this spring. If I’d compare Michael to anyone, I’d say he’s got a little bit of Bill Withers mixed with an […]

Pass the Popcorn: “Still Bill”

Bill Withers seems like an unlikely subject for a movie, right? Even if you’re a soul music fan, hell-even if you were a Bill Withers fan up until the point that “Still Bill” was made, his life seemed like it was one of the least likely for even a documentary. An unassuming, regular-Joe singer/songwriter, Withers amassed a string of hits over the course of a decade before abruptly retiring to concentrate on family life. No drugs, no paralyzing car accidents, […]