By John Vettese
January 09, 2024
She’s a singer, a songwriter, a band leader, an event-curator, and a Philly artist through and through. Most significantly, Carla Gamble considers herself a “vibe specialist,” and one listen to her Key Studio Session will show you why.
Active in the music community since she was a teenager, Gamble celebrates the city’s roots in soul and R&B on releases like last year’s She Is. Backed on this Key Studio Sessions performance by an exceptional live band — Cam “Joe” Cephas on drums, The Jusman on bass, Raquan Washington on keys, and Germaine Israel Gordon on saxophone — she takes us on a journey through all of those styles in a dynamic set of mostly unreleased songs. Read more....