Category: REVIEWS

Ciara, The Stones and the Blues

Ciara, The Stones and the Blues

I just finished reading Craig Jenkins Noisey review of Ciara’s cover of the Rolling Stones classic “Paint it Black”. The track comes our way via the soundtrack for Vin Diesel’s “Last Witch Hunter”. The music reviewer didn’t cut his words, calling Ciara’s version “Too melodramatically arranged for its own good” and a “True Crime”. To me this nearly signals incompetence when a music reviewer fails to respect a reasonable connection…