Soul Music: The Great Unifier

Friday, October 12th

Soul music has seen a revival over the past few years, especially amongst younger audiences. Why is it that artists like Leon Bridges, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Sharon Jones, Charles Bradley, Mavis Staples, and more are able to connect so well with a newer fanbase?

Terri Hemmert & Emma Mac join the podcast for a roundtable discussion on why soul music has seen a revival in the past few years and the uptick interest in classic soul. Terri takes us through the roots of soul music and the cultural impact it played while Emma discusses how younger people connect with soul music. Plus, we get their take on the best soul tunes from each generation.  

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