Author: Chris Campbell

Chris Campbell is a music journalist and nationally-renowned tastemaker. As host of the Progressive Underground, he takes listeners on a multi-genre musical odyssey by way of creative hand-picked playlists, exclusive artist interviews and atmospheric style mixes.

He has written for publications such as Upscale, Smooth Jazz News, Soul Interviews and Examiner. His books "The Essential Neo Soul" and "Neo Soul 2.0" spotlight the progressive soul music movement and are the only publications to cover its history. Campbell is also a correspondent for NPR  curating global underground music for segments such as "Heavy Rotation" and "Songs We Love."

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The Progressive Underground Show 296: JESSICA CARE MOORE (SALT CITY: A TECHNO CHOREOPOEM)

Moore Black Press Internationally-renowned author/poet/recording artist/community activist and all around renaissance woman Jessica Care Moore drops by the WDET studios to discuss her latest masterwork and the Detroit debut of SALT CITY: A TECHNO CHOREOPOEM, taking place next weekend at the Charles H. Wright Museum and featuring music by some of techno's most influential artists...

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The Progressive Underground Show 295: GODDESS ALEX (TAKEOVER EDITION)

THAIRapy Productions On this installment of The Progressive Underground, host Chris Campbell interviews actress, model, activist, educator, entrepreneur and taste-maker GODDESS (ALEX) and has an in depth conversation about music’s ability to empower and heal along with discussing some of her latest projects and initiatives.  This is a TAKEOVER edition and Goddess will curate a playlist of songs hand-picked for..

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On tomorrow’s The Progressive Underground: GODDESS (ALEX)

THAIRapy Productions On tomorrow's episode of The Progressive Underground, host Chris Campbell interviews actress, model, activist, educator, entrepreneur and tastemaker GODDESS (ALEX) and has an in depth conversation about music's ability to empower and heal along with discussing some of her latest projects and initiatives.  This is a TAKEOVER edition and Goddess will curate a..

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The Progressive Underground Show 295

Circle Events & Leaf Erikson On tonight's The Progressive Underground, host Chris Campbell interviews Leaf Erikson and gets the 411 on his latest release as well as profiling THE CIRCLE, a renowned group of tastemakers, artists and event promoters (i.e. - Bruce Bailey, Lisa Jackson, Ron & Michelle Spears and crew) who will dish on..

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The Progressive Underground Show 291 (Takeover Edition): THE STILETTO MONOLOGUES

Stiletto Monologues Productions On this installment of The Progressive Underground, cast members Rene Ingram-Dunham (playwright and Stiletto Monologues creator), Rochelle Darlene, Nerissa Alexandra "Goddess" Giles and Tammy Sanders-Dew from the hit stage production THE STILETTO MONOLOGUES dish on the upcoming "Stiletto Monologues....Strut 2," happening March 9, 2019 at the Northwest Activity Center as well as feature music tracks..