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Alabama Shakes

Meet the 8 Artists You'd Never Guess Were in the Rock Hall of Fame (#1: Alabama Shakes)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 09.15.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

"We had to find music we could all agree on and figure out how to play together," says vocalist and guitarist Brittany Howard, "and that had a lot of influence on how we play now."

From Alabama Shakes to R&B Divas, Women Rock Jazz Fest

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 07.03.2014 | Entertainment
Karen Dalton-Beninato

"Ask me how I'm doin? I'm doin alright. I will remain alright. Cause this is up to ME," said Brittany Howard of the Alabama Shakes, whose soulful set was quite alright with a huge audience as she closed out the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Friday night.

Alabama Shakes Singer On Her Best Mistake

Posted 08.19.2013 | OWN

The front woman talks one amazing road trip, her go-to cornbread recipe and the purchases she can't stop making. As told to Arianna Davis Be...

Dog Ears Music: Richter Scale Day Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 06.26.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Beck, Yma Sumac, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Earlimart, Van Halen, Tori Amos, Alabama Shakes and more.

30 Great New-ish Bands

Next Avenue | Posted 02.27.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Gerber You don’t have to throw out Little Feat to make room for Fleet Foxes Google “ways to discover ...

Dog Ears Music: Love and Its Aftermath Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 04.17.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we review music by Big Boi, Lefty Frizzell, Garbage, Bessie Smith, The Alabama Shakes, and more.

Shovels & Rope at Bowery Ballroom

Duff McDonald | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
Duff McDonald

On tour supporting their latest release, O' Be Joyful, the South Carolina-based duo Shovels & Rope brought what one reviewer has referred to as a "music-from-the-back-porch country sound" to a bunch of hipsters who probably haven't been on a back porch in years.

PHOTOS: Best Indie Concerts Of 2012

Posted 12.31.2012 | Chicago

With 2012 nearing its conclusion, HuffPost Chicago reached out to some of city's most prolific trendsetters and thought leaders in style, music and cu...

Dog Ears Music: Regrets & Resolution, Part III

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 02.27.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Frank Sinatra, Radiohead, Elvis Costello, Lester Young, Passion Pit, Ella Fitzgerald & Oscar Peterson and more.

Best Album Of The Year?

AP | MESFIN FEKADU, CHRIS TALBOTT and NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 02.21.2013 | Entertainment

Mesfin Fekadu's picks: 1. Nas, "Life is Good": "I am a graphic classic song composer," Nas raps on the intro to his latest album. And he's right. You...

Alabama Shakes Singer Robbed At Gunpoint

Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment

Alabama Shakes' lead singer Brittany Howard was reportedly robbed at gunpoint this weekend. Howard, who also performs with a band named Thunderbitc...

A-Sides Music: 48 More Great Songs of 2012 (Road to 100 Complete)

Jon Chattman | Posted 02.09.2013 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Last week, A-Sides Musicreleased its Top 52 Songs of 2012. The reason I chose 52 was strictly a cheap pop. As wrestling fans know all too well - that ...

LOOK: Virgin FreeFest Rocks Merriweather Post Pavilion

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 10.08.2012 | DC

COLUMBIA, Md. -- Two of the biggest acts in music headlined the 2012 edition of the Virgin FreeFest at Merriweather Post Pavilion this weekend. One pe...

Virgin FreeFest Returns!

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.15.2012 | DC

The lineup for the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest was announced earlier this week. Jack White comes to the Merriweather Post Pavilion for the first time ...

Outside Lands 2012: Playing to 'Em All

Patrick Pfeiffer | Posted 10.14.2012 | San Francisco
Patrick Pfeiffer

The spectrum of choices at Outside Lands Festival this year were quite excellent, allowing all generations to live in their element, or to experience a taste of the future or past.

Best Rock, Pop and Soul Music for Summer 2012, Part 2!

Dusty Wright | Posted 09.02.2012 | Home
Dusty Wright

Here's more of my favorite songs for the summer of 2012. If you didn't see Part 1 of my picks, you can find it here. Enjoy the melodic sunshine.

Alabama Shakes: Throwback Or Flash Forward?

R. Clifton Spargo | Posted 07.14.2012 | Fifty
R. Clifton Spargo

Concert promoters depend on short-lived summer tours featuring tried-and-true, long-retired, and often just plain tired musicians from the 60s, 70s, 80s, or early 90s, who hit the road to cash in on the nostalgia of fans, many of whom are too young to remember the past they find themselves collectively longing for.

Alabama Shakes at the Music Hall of Williamsburg

Duff McDonald | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
Duff McDonald

If you'll permit the minor indiscretion, I'll skip to the punch line of a review of last night's Alabama Shakes concert at the Music Hall of Williamsburg: the show was awesome. Period.

The First Major Tim Hetherington Exhibit

Posted 04.09.2012 | Home

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