By Nicholas Jennings on Thursday, 30 April 2015
Category: Reviews

Music Review: Pokey LaFarge - Something in the Water

Championed by Jack White, this St. Louis native draws from a deep well of early jazz, ragtime, country blues and Western swing. Timeless rather than retro, songs like the otherworldly “Goodbye, Barcelona” and Pokey’s proud Midwestern tribute “Knocking the Dust off the Rust Belt Tonight” are proof of his fresh approach.