Even silence has a hum: Inside the blues of Black Daddy Slim

Photo credit: Ginger Photography I first noticed Black Daddy Slim when he dropped, with a bang, five albums at once on Juneteenth, 2020. Emerging as one of Oakland’s most prolific and multifaceted artists, his work so far ranges from blues to hip hop to punk, throwing in the occasional poetry or funk. His newest blues album, American Home, is both haunting and heartbreaking. In between … Continue reading Even silence has a hum: Inside the blues of Black Daddy Slim