First published in 1853, this is a collation of twenty-three Greek manuscripts of the gospels. A detailed English introduction offers a critique of mid-nineteenth-century biblical scholarship, as well as background information for each manuscript. This, Scrivener's first major publication, was a landmark in biblical textual studies. …
Sit Still, Look Pretty is the debut studio album by American singer Daya. It was released on October 7, 2016, by Z Entertainment, Artbeatz, and RED Distribution. All of the songs from her EP, Daya, are included on the album.
"On Target" is the 1983 album by the soul girl group The Jones Girls. The band were an R&B trio of sisters from Detroit, Michigan. They first recorded for GM Records before moving to Philadelphia International Records with Gamble & Huff. The Jones Girls consisted of sisters Brenda, Valorie and Shirley Jones.
On their 2012 debut Boys & Girls, Alabama Shakes never hid that they were creatures of the New South – a band with old-fashioned blues, soul, gospel, and country in their blood but raised on modern rock. On their 2015 follow-up, Sound & Color, they free themselves from the vestiges of the past, let loose, and push themselves further in either direction. This could've resulted in a disjointed record pulling itself in two opposing directions, but the mess of Sound & Color is invigorating, likely because the album uses its title as a creed. Where Boys & Girls sometimes seemed a shade austere – the band took pains to color within the lines, almost as if to convey their good taste – Sound & Color bursts with oversaturated hues so vivid they seem almost tangible.