Jamiroquai – Automaton

For a band that revolutionized funk rock in the early 90s, it would seem like 2017 is not the year. 80s revival is the name of the game in music, with many artists riding the -waves to success. Funk might be too passé of a sound, and Jamiroquai’s particular mainstream…

Always Riled Up: The Knowing is in the Doing – Mike Watt: An Interview

Some artists are iconic because of record sales or bigger than life personalities but a lot of the time they reach that hallowed status because of the influence they wind up having on others and their ability to stay humble in the face of praise. A lot of the time it’s because they have their own guiding philosophy that keeps them contributing long after others have come and gone. The latter can operate in the spaces between traditional measures of success much of the time. Some even deflect the praise onto those they’ve worked with instead of keeping the recognition to themselves.