Sarah Vaughan

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2014

    Snarky Puppy are a Delight

    On Wednesday in Denton, leading Snarky Puppy through a two hour set at Hailey's, Michael League dipped and waved his electric bass like a conductor's baton. He also led the band with series of grimaces, smiles, laughter and frowns, his facial expressions helping to punctuate musical phrases and sequ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    Cymbals Eat Guitars' Matthew Whipple's Top Five Ideas for All-Time Top Five Lists

    ​We've really been getting a kick out of learning what many artists consider to be their all-time top five things of various topics are since we kicked off this recurrign feature a few months back. It's a simple enough concept: For the most part, we look to connect a top five list with the artist ... More >>

  • Music

    March 12, 2009
  • Music

    June 5, 2003

    Soul Power

    The gospel according to Ruthie Foster

  • Music

    February 14, 2002

    Sara Hickman

    February 15

  • Music

    September 6, 2001

    Kind of Blue

    When Norah Jones left Dallas, she had no idea she'd end up living the jazzer's fantasy

  • Music

    November 16, 2000

    He Got Rhythm

    Ken Burns wants you to know why Jazz is America's music

  • Music

    June 10, 1999

    The keys of time

    Red Garland played with legends and then became one. So why is he barely known in his hometown?

  • Culture

    May 27, 1999

    Sins of the playwright

    Isaac retells an Old Testament tale as a family coming to terms with its dysfunctionality

  • Music

    January 28, 1999

    Hey, world

    On the Watts Prophets and the author's days in the Writers Workshop

  • Music

    May 7, 1998

    The Truth is out there

    Erykah Badu profits from her role as soul music's last, best prophet

  • Music

    January 8, 1998

    Blues in '97

    What's tops in Texas (and elsewhere)

  • Music

    November 20, 1997

    Bewitched, bothered, bewildered

    What to make of Erykah Badu's latest album

  • Music

    October 2, 1997

    Unlikely hybrid

    The cocktail country of the Lucky Pierres proves to be the right mix

  • Music

    July 11, 1996

    Girls school

    DIVA's learned a lot about prejudice and potential

  • Music

    February 29, 1996

    Rapper's delight

    Erykah Badu emerges from nowhere with a record deal and vast ambition