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Under One Roof

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Under One Roof

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
James Earl Jones, Joe Morton
broadcaster:
UPN
genre:
Drama, Reality TV

We gave it a B-

Few bands swing the blues more exuberantly than the nine-piece Roomful. Standout arrangements include a boisterous ”Switchin’ in the Kitchen,” an exultant ”Smack Dab in the Middle,” and the showmanly instrumental (sadly, the only one here) ”Q’s Blues.” Relying less heavily on Sugar Ray Norcia’s straightforward vocals and varying the relentlessly upbeat mood a bit would have made for a more intriguing album.