Category Archives: Soul

Soul singer sought, Tin Men lose heart, while French instrumentalists implement invasion

Frenchy and the Punk doing what they do best! Things are continually moving in the world of music and this week is no exception.  Reports from various directions including soul singer Anita Baker, the Steam Powered Giraffe, and French favorite bands Frenchy and the Punk from New York and Victor Sierra in Paris. In Detroit a warrant was issued for soul music’s Anita Baker for shirking a bill on her home and then ignoring a court order.  Ray Smith Painting and Decorating

The Voices of Legends…

A while back I was the Assistant to the award winning New Orleans Mardi Gras, Jazzfest, and cultural photographer, Syndey Byrd.  I don’t mean to brag as she won the awards, not me, but while working for Syndey she got requests from an artist for photos of specific musicians in specific positions to use as photo references for his artwork.  I spent days looking through tens of thousands of her photos to fill his request.  In the process I saw

The All Nighter – Huge, Meaty, and Dripping with Awesome Sauce!

Last night I was at The All Night Flea Market in Wheaton (Chicago area), Illinois.  On my way back from The All Nighter (I got that abreviation from Michelle Shields.  I don’t know if everyone uses it but it works for me!) I stopped for food on the way back and I was in the mood for a burger.  McDs said they could only do breakfast so I went on to Burger King and my eyes and appetite were soon