Tag: Nina Simone
Nina Simone, “Fodder on My Wings” [reissue]
The reissue’s added tracks are all contextual red meat—no gristle or fat.
PLAYLIST: Ada Lea’s Sun and Moon Songs
Working with the same dichotomy that inspired her debut, the Montreal songwriter lists ten astrologically bent influences.
PLAYLIST: A Soundtrack to the Resistance
Mute your TV. Turn up your stereo.
The Desolation Cure: Finding Beauty in the Ruins
Now seems like a good time to remind ourselves of the beautiful things that we have the power to create.
Timber: “Into the Forest” Fails to Do Enough with Its Strong Premise
The pair of female protagonists at the center of this apocalypse thriller provide the only wrinkle in an otherwise rote genre film.
PLAYLIST: C. W. Stoneking Shares the Songs that Influenced “Gon’ Boogaloo”
From Ethiopian jazz to Hank Williams to Kanye West.
This Is a Quest That’s Just Begun: The Tragic Timeliness of “What Happened, Miss Simone?”
Liz Garbus’s brand-new documentary about the legendary singer and activist is an effective tribute—and an inspiring chronicle of the Civil Rights Movement.
LISTEN: Ms. Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good”
One of Hill’s six contributions to Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone
WATCH: The First Trailer For Nina Simone Documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Will Give You Chills
“My mother was Nina Simone 24/7, and that’s where it became a problem.”