Tag: Motema Music

Lakecia Benjamin Officially on the Map Y’all

Back in August, I published this review of Lakecia Benjamin at Ginny’s – she set off the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival 2012.  I just learned that DJ Center released a remix of Share My Life, one of the great songs from

Lakecia Benjamin – Ginny’s Supper Club

See larger image Retox (Audio CD) List Price: $15.98 USD New From: $5.95 In Stock Used from: $0.65 In Stock Release date May 8, 2012.

Lakecia Benjamin’s “Retox” CD Release Party June 12th at Le Poisson Rouge

Harlem’s Lakecia Benjamin and her band SoulSquad will be taking the stage next Tuesday, June 12th at Le Poisson Rouge to celebrate her debut solo album Retox, which will be released that same day on Motema Music.  I’m so excited

Gregory Porter – Deep, Righteous Soul Shines on “Be Good”

  You know how sometimes someone – a musician, a painter, a poet, a leader, a parent, a friend – someone will strike a chord in your soul and it resonates to the extent that it helps you define your

Gregory Porter’s “Way to Harlem”

  I for one am anxiously awaiting Harlem-based Motema Music artist Gregory Porter’s new joint to drop.  Last Thursday at Smoke Jazz & Supper Club he and his band offered a taste of what might appear on this new project.