1. americanroutes:

    Howard Tate’s rich, soulful cover of Bob Dylan’s “Girl from the North Country.”

    Learn more about Howard Tate, from his start as a teenage gospel singer to his late-career rise out of hard times and back to recording, on this week’s American Routes.

    Friday, we remember Howard Tate with excerpts from a 2003 interview. The Philadelphia soul singer died on Friday at the age of 72.

  2. howard tate

    music

    soul

    philadelphia

  1. Audio from the 1986 interview with Solomon Burke is now up.

  2. solomon burke

    soul

    terry gross

    1986

    fresh air