Month: July 2011

Guess the venue!

London Community Gospel ChoirPhoto credit: Roger Thomas This is the London Community Gospel Choir. But what I (and photographer Roger Thomas) found surprising was the venue. Definitely not where you’d expect….but where? Roger writes: […]

RIP Gene McDaniels (1935-2011)

American singer-songwriter producer Gene McDaniels died yesterday. His songs from the sixties will stay in the memory: “A Hundred Pounds of Clay,” “Tower of Strength,” “Point of No Return,” and, perhaps above all, […]

Review: Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas Irma Thomas(Barbican Centre, July 24th 2011, review by Kai Hoffman) New Orleans Soul Queen Irma Thomas performed at the Barbican this week – her first London appearance in twenty years. […]