Click the link (below) NOW and listen to this show via KEXP‘s streaming archive. It’s hip! This week on the show: A whole hour of grooving and grinding to rare soul records from obscure and overlooked artists of the past, ya know when songs about city rats (“ratty ratty”) big bell-bottoms (“original funky bell-bottom”) and […]

by Sean Jewell :: Roger Steffens is much more than a photographer. He’s a father, an archivist, a Vietnam veteran, a radio personality, the world’s foremost expert on Bob Marley, and an author. Since 1961 he’s worked as a DJ, and co-hosted Reggae Beat on KCRW in LA for years. He’s recorded, interviewed, or contributed […]

By David Kelly – Americans love their cars. As long as there have been cars, there have been car dealers. But dealerships did not have the money or space to keep an example of every model in every color for buyers to choose from. This is why Promotional cars, commonly referred to as Promo or […]