Black Panther Original Soundtrack

I know I mentioned this along with the Kendrick Lamar album in the last post, but I want to really dive into it. To me, this is one of the best soundtracks released in the last decade or two, and its composer is one of the best musicians alive. This review is only going to … Continue reading Black Panther Original Soundtrack

Black Panther Everything

If you guys didn't know, I'm a huge super hero movie nerd. I've been excited for the Black Panther solo movie since I saw him in the Civil War trailer. But this isn't about the movie. Two albums were released in conjunction with the movie, and both are worth your time, although neither really fit … Continue reading Black Panther Everything

Curtis Mayfield – Superfly

I've said here before that Curtis Mayfield personifies the soul/funk sound better than anyone. In 1972, Mayfield was tasked with giving that sound to a movie called "Superfly." The result is the best toeing of the soul/funk line that Mayfield ever achieved in his legendary career, 37 minutes of bliss. "Little Child Running Wild," "Freddy's … Continue reading Curtis Mayfield – Superfly

Ludwig Goransson – Creed Original Soundtrack

Let's get a little weird today. It's fight day, so I'm recommending the soundtrack from the greatest sports movie of all time, "Creed." If you haven't seen it, "Creed" is the latest installment in the "Rocky" franchise. Despite helping launch Sylvester Stallone's career, providing quotes that have lasted in pop culture, and being one of … Continue reading Ludwig Goransson – Creed Original Soundtrack