Valerie June

Valerie June

 

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Valerie June Hockett (born January 10, 1982),[1] known as Valerie June, is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Memphis, Tennessee, United States.[2][3] Her sound encompasses a mixture of folk, blues, gospel, soul, country, Appalachian and bluegrass.[4] She is signed to Concord Music Group worldwide.[5]

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With You - A Sweet Little Love Song Demo
Song
With You - A Sweet Little Love Song Demo is a song by musical artist Valerie June, released on November 17, 2017.
Live At KCRW
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Live At KCRW is an album by musical artist Valerie June, released on September 8, 2017.
Love You Once Made
Song
Love You Once Made is a song by musical artist Valerie June, released on August 18, 2017.
The Order Of Time
Album
The Order Of Time is an album by musical artist Valerie June, released on March 10, 2017.

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Singer-Songwriter Valerie June Closes Out a Successfully Genre-Mashing, Globe-Circling 2017
  –  December 19, 2017
Valerie June has spent 2017 confounding expectations and astounding ... Between those bookings, she played the Americana Music Festival in Nashville. “I’m grateful that I was accepted in [those] communities,” says June, during a conversation ...
Mark your calendar: Shows to see in 2018
  –  January 2, 2018
Valerie June: A multi-faceted singer-songwriter who was born and raised in the American South, Valerie June has had a breakthrough year, thanks to her most excellent album, The Order of Stone. A melange of folk, blues, soul, gospel, jazz and rock ...
Allman, Eminem, Lamar, Plant, U2 release top albums of 2017
  –  December 31, 2017
Rhiannon Giddens, “Freedom Highway” (Nonesuch); Jay-Z, “4:44” (Roc Nation/Universal); Valerie June, “The Order of Time” (Concord); The National, “Sleep Well Beast” (4AD); Spoon, “Hot Thoughts” (Matador); SZA, “Ctrl” (Top Dawg/RCA).
The best of beats
  –  December 30, 2017
The songs suit slow-dancing all alone, wishing for that elusive true partner. Valerie June 'The Order of Time' Rootsy, leisurely Americana grooves roll along and evolve behind Valerie June's voices - nasal, clear, cracked, breathy - in songs with a ...
30 Must-Read (Or Must-Revisit) NPR Music Articles From 2017
  –  December 29, 2017
Below are nine South X Lullaby performances featuring Phoebe Bridgers, L.A. Salami, Lydia Ainsworth, Valerie June, Let's Eat Grandma, Jealous Of The Birds, Nick Hakim, DakhaBrakha and a duet between Nina Diaz & Y La Bamba's Luz Elena Mendoza. Bob Seger ...
Dr. Rock's picks for top 10 albums of 2017
  –  December 28, 2017
4. Valerie June, “The Order of Time”: With her Southern-bred drawl and distinctive phrasing, June puts her own stamp on Americana in ways that enrich and expand the genre. Her sublime, captivating songs — imbued with blues, gospel and mountain roots ...
We revisit the 10 best Hunter gigs of 2017
  –  December 28, 2017
The Dashville audience knew instantly they were hearing a different kind of artist. Tennessee’s Valerie June is like a lost relic from the 1930s, melding gospel, folk, blues and rock. Her Appalachian-flavoured vocal walks at tightrope between heart ...
10 Best Albums of 2017: Sex, Rhymes and Heartbreak
  –  December 28, 2017
Honest, heartbreaking stuff. 3. Valerie June – The Order of Time I’m ashamed to admit being a bit late to the Valerie June parade, having just heard of her this year. But my god, that voice. The writer Amelia Mason perfectly described it as “a reedy ...
What's going on: Music from 2017 taps all the emotions —and you can dance to it (well, some of it)
  –  December 24, 2017
From outside Arkansas' borders, I kept these albums in heavy rotation this year. • Valerie June, The Order of Time (Concord). Her expressive voice and rich music taps blues, country, old-timey folk and gospel; each note is sung with yearning and passion.
2017 Was a Strong Year for Americana Albums
  –  December 22, 2017
And Valerie June, by adding elements of soul and blues into the mix, has been changing the definition of the genre altogether. This is by no means a complete list of Americana albums from this year — like many genres, the definition is malleable — but ...
TGIF: Happenings — what’s coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Dec. 22
  –  December 20, 2017
Valerie June, The War and Treaty, Feb. 23; Nora Jane Struthers, Feb. 24; Lettuce & Galactic, Feb. 25; Deer Tick, Feb. 27; The Oh Hellos, Lowland Hum, March 2; that 1 Guy, March 4; Joe Pug, March 6; Rumpke Mountain Boys, Kitchen Dwellers, March 9 ...
Singer-Songwriter Valerie June Closes Out a Successfully Genre-Mashing, Globe-Circling 2017
  –  December 19, 2017
Valerie June has spent 2017 confounding expectations and astounding audiences around the globe. The Tennessee-born singer, who first gained widespread acclaim with her 2013 Concord Records debut Pushin’ Against a Stone, returned this year with The Order ...
The 9:01: On Marc Gasol and basketball mortality
  –  December 19, 2017
and most of them appear among the "17 Best Southern Albums of 2017" list from "Garden & Gun": Nashville songwriter Margo Price's Memphis-made "All American Made," Memphis-formed Valerie June's "The Order of Time," and the fully Memphis Julien Baker's "Turn ...
One Alt-Weekly Schmuck's Top 10 New Albums of the Year
  –  December 18, 2017
4. Valerie June - The Order of Time Something that I find evident in this list is how different artists play with time. On The Order of Time, Valerie June does that to startling effect. Her Tennessee congregation vocals invite southern strings to take ...
Singer Valerie June pays visit to Providence middle school
  –  October 16, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Singer Valerie June was taking pictures of the classroom doors at Roger Williams Middle School on Thurbers Avenue on Monday morning. "This is so cool," she said. The doors were decorated with photos, drawings, paintings and messages ...

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