Juba Kalamka

Jeff Buckley Around the World

by Juba Kalamka on Jan 12, 2010 12:00PM

The posthumous DVD/CD set captures the best of the artist's live performances


Darius Rucker Crosses Country Music’s Color Line

by Juba Kalamka on Nov 25, 2009 12:00PM

The former star of Hootie & the Blowfish becomes the first Black man to win the Country Music Association award for best new artist.


Race Records

by Juba Kalamka on Nov 23, 2009 12:00PM

Reviews of Cowboy Troy's album Loco Motive and Toby Keith's White Trash With Money,


Ruth Brown And Q-Tip Are Back

by Juba Kalamka on Nov 6, 2009 12:00PM

A survey of soul history, and a glimpse at the future of hip-hop.


The Joy of Patti Austin

by Juba Kalamka on Oct 22, 2009 12:00PM

After more than 50 years of making music, the R&B singer still sounds excited about the possibilities.


Music: Darius Rucker

by Juba Kalamka on Sep 23, 2009 12:00PM

Learn to Live reflects on reaching middle-age with a raw and honest vulnerability.


Music: Asobi Seksu

by Juba Kalamka on Sep 9, 2009 12:00PM

The duo's new album Hush is sprawling and ethereal in one moment and intensely focused in others.


Music: TV on the Radio

by Juba Kalamka on Jul 16, 2009 12:00PM

TV on the Radio's third album, Dear Science, is flecked with Obama-esque hope.


Music: Girl In A Coma

by Juba Kalamka on Jun 18, 2009 12:00PM

The new album from the San Antonio, Texas–based trio is well worth the wait.


A Band Called Pain

by Juba Kalamka on Jun 18, 2009 12:00PM

The Black heavy metal quartet has produced an album that belies simple racialized aesthetics.