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Sunday Morning Music

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Sunday Morning Music

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Thornetta Davis
genre:
Blues

We gave it an A-

An unlikely offering from the flannel fliers at Sub Pop, blues diva Thornetta Davis introduces herself with a knockout compendium of the sounds of her Detroit hometown. Backed by thrashy funk-hoppers Big Chief and propelled by her powerful, sinewy vocals, Davis takes on gospel, soul, R&B, and, of course, Motown (Stevie Wonder’s ”You Haven’t Done Nothin”’), making them all her own on Sunday Morning Music. A-