The movie Sweetwater opens today in theaters! The soundtrack is on sale today too! The music in the movie is both new music and classic jazz and blues from the 1950's.
The Sweetwater soundtrack includes songs by Gary Clark Junior, Keb' Mo', Larkin Poe and others.
It's a movie about Nathaniel "Sweetwater" Clifton. He was the star attraction of the Harlem Globetrotters. He changes the game of basketball when he becomes the first African American player to sign a contract with the NBA in the fall of 1950.
Here's more about the movie Sweetwater.
Music also available today:
David Bowie's Aladdin Sane gets reissued for its 50th anniversary as half-speed mastered LP and picture disc.
Feist's Multitudes is her first album in six years
Natalie Merchant's Keep Your Courage is her first album in six year
Neil Young releases two more entries in his Official Bootleg Series -- Somewhere Under the Rainbow with the Santa Monica Flyers and High Flyin' with The Ducks.