Isaac Aragon’s new single, Love Bless America delivers a unifying message of love and truth in these divisive times. His music hearkens back to a time when soul singers could showcase virtuosity and social message in the same breath. A time when artists were producing concept albums as messengers of social change, like Marvin Gaye’s classic What’s going on?
In this episode, we discuss Isaac’s plan for a full album, upcoming dates with the likes of Los Lobos and The Mavericks, and compare all-time favorite soul singer lists. We also take an historical look at cultural appropriation in music and discuss Isaac’s desire to continue to produce music with a message.
Isaac Aragon Website: https://www.isaacaragon.com/