2 news items tagged as john coltrane:

Rick’s influence playlist
June 9, 2014 7:58 am
On musical influences: "So many! But Robert Johnson, John Coltrane, Stevie Wonder, certainly. People like Dylan, Sly and the Beatles are responsible for my lyrical feeling. I feel that I have to say something in a song and that it's not just enough to lay down the music." Listen to some of them here...  MORE
Quote of the Day
July 27, 2016 8:44 am
"I wanted John Coltrane's sacred spirit and Jackie Wilson’s sexual energy… I wanted to be honored like Trane as a great artist and be worshipped like Jackie as a great lover. I wanted it all." - Rick James  MORE

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