Tag: Donny Hathaway

Snapshots: “Mighty Mighty (Spade and Whitey)”, Curtis Live!, 1971

At the outset of the seventies, Curtis Mayfield became more than just the former co-leader of The Impressions with his first solo record Curtis, further cemented his success with Roots and would enter the soul and pop music stratosphere with Superfly.  But I consistently find myself going back to Curtis Live!, a record that largely came from a couple night performances […]

Heartache, Heartbreak

  1. One Rainy Wish- Jimi Hendrix One Rainy Wish- Jimi Hendrix 2. Back To Where I Started- Derek Trucks Band Back Where I Started- Derek Trucks Band 3.  Promises- Eric Clapton Promises- Eric Clapton 4. Caught by the River- Doves Caught by the River- Doves 5. Every Night- Paul McCartney Every Night- Paul McCartney […]

A Hog-Wild, Labor Day Barbecue Mixtape

The end of summer always comes way too quickly for my liking but luckily for everyone summer puts its last gasp into Labor Day weekend, a weekend reserved for high school kids to deal with the after shock of being back at school and one last summer barbecue for family and friends together.  To celebrate […]