Sister Rosetta Tharpe Live in 1964.


From brainpickings.org The Godmother of Rock & Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe Live in Manchester, 1964 “I’m singing, oh I’m singing in my soul, when the troubles roll, I sing from morn’ till night, it makes my burdens light…” Sister Rosetta Tharpe — reconstructionist, gospel music’s first superstar, the godmother of rock and roll, “the original […]

Have You Ever Been Lost?


Have you ever been lost, with no end in sight, hurting beyond relief, almost dead inside? With people giving you strange looks, for not being able to stand the sight, of naked pain in your wide eyes, of wanting it to just STOP! That feeling of utter dread of having to face another day, of […]