Author Archives: webmaster

Punk Rock

The oxygen to the ember has long been punk rock music. Some some say punk is dead. We think three-chords-and-the-truth will always be around. Give a listen here and decide for yourself.


It’s one thing to rock, but don’t forget the roll. It’s no easy feat to create that perfect mix of rhythm and blues, jazz and gospel music that you can feel right down in your soul. Although the recipes vary, here are some of Pravda’s finest purveyors of the blend of soul we love.

World Music

Finding cool sounds has long been our mission. These songs mingle melodies from faraway places where traditions and cultures intermix to create something rare and joyful.

Diplomats of Solid Sound

Who knew Iowa was so funky? The Diplomats of Solid Sound do their home state serious honor by laying it down the way they do . These funky professors of jazz have got the sound of early R&B soul coursing through their veins – think Stax and Motown, Famous Flames funk – and you hear it on every recording.