Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Last week, at a visit to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, I was turned onto the music Sister Rosetta Tharpe, a gospel singer from the 1930-40s, and a damn fine guitar player. Blew my mind.

Note: She really starts cookin’ around 1:20.


Posted on December 28, 2010 at 10:33 am.