Bumping into something wonderful you never heard before—something you didn’t even know existed—can lift up your entire week, as this did mine when I encountered it the other day (WFMU, Sinner’s Crossroads, 9/21/17 [archived]).
Theotis Taylor, “If I Could Just Hold out until Tomorrow,” live, Atlanta, c. 1976
“Touch the Hem of His Garment” (S. Cooke)
Jabar, live, Atlanta, 2009
Soul Stirrers (feat. Sam Cooke), 1956