Classic Artist of the Week: Roberta Flack

Hailing from Black Mountain, North Carolina, this week’s Riff’s & Rhymes Classic Artist is revered singer Roberta Flack. A revered vocalist whose popularity largely hinges on The Fugees’ rendition of her song “Killing Me Softly,” Flack’s deep catalog of near perfect jazz-pop albums paired with her stunning voice, make her one of the most essential … Continue reading Classic Artist of the Week: Roberta Flack

Album Review: Lana Del Rey – Norman Fucking Rockwell!

Norman Rockwell, renowned author most famously known for his popularization of "The American Dream" through his stories and paintings, is not only one of America's most notable writers and painters, but now also the thematic inspiration behind Lana Del Rey's latest album, Norman Fucking Rockwell! “It was kind of an exclamation mark. So, this is … Continue reading Album Review: Lana Del Rey – Norman Fucking Rockwell!