The Sampler for Tuesday 13 August 2013
Nick Bollinger reviews a combined CD and cookbook with musical and culinary origins in the black American south; the debut of young Illinois roots-rockers Houndmouth, and a solo outing from Crooked Still front-woman Aiofe O’Donovan.
Song: Greasy Spoon
Song: Soul Food
Song: Watermelon Man
Composer: Oscar Brown Jr.
Song: Corn Bread and Beans
Song: Strokin' The Grits
Album: Soul Food: The Sound Of African American Cooking
Songs: Ludlow, On The Road, Hoiuston Train, Halfway To Hardinsburg, Hey Rose, Come On Illinois
Album: From The Hills Below The City
Label: Rough Trade
Artist: Aoife O'Donovan
Songs: Lay My Burden Down, Briar Rose, Rd & White & Blue & Gold, Beekeeper, Thursday's Child, Fire Engine, Oh Mama
Label: Yep Rock