Jacques Demêtre is one of France's noted historians of American blues and gospel music. For decades he wrote a column for the French magazine, Jazz Hot.
Deeply honored. Humbled. Last fall, France's noted blues/soul/jazz magazine, Soul Bag, asked me for an interview. They were curious to know if I would share
Valerie Ghent for Blues, Funk and a Damn Good Time Saturday, September 8th, 2012 by Alix Cohen Valerie Ghent makes you want to mooove. Heads bob, shoulders shimmy,
On the road w/ Valerie Simpson – Valerie Simpson & Friends: A Tribute to Nick Ashford at Lincoln Center
Next Friday, August 10th, we hit the stage at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, perfoming with Valerie Simpson in a beautiful tribute to Nick Ashford,
Internet radio host Robin Milling interviews singer-songwriter Valerie Ghent about her new CD, Day to Day Dream, Ashford & Simpson, China and much more
Thrilled to receive 3+ stars from France's most prestigious soul/blues magazine, Soul Bag. VALERIE GHENT DAY TO DAY DREAM SOUL A few tasty excerpts: "Ghent has become a prominent