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the renovation will not be televised

So here it is….

after 17 months of do it yourself kitchen renovations, we have put this thing to rest.  It is finally over, and I am told, it is a minimalist’s dream.  552 more words

The Enemy of My Anime is My Friend

I’ve missed lots of things over the decades. I blanked out when my youngest kid started blasting “rap” around the house in the mid ‘80s. I had “been-there done-that” with my albums of Gil Scott Heron from the early ‘70s. 482 more words

Song of the Day - Gil Scott-Heron

G’day folks! I am hereby challenging myself to get on here and post one song a day. I figure it will at least get me onto WordPress and by that, I will find something else to post about each day as well. 111 more words

Whimsy

Author of Gil Scott-Heron’s ‘Pieces of a Man’ Talks Famous Samples, Legendary Work

https://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/011915barum.mp3

Gil-Scott Heron is a groundbreaking musician/poet whose work was sampled by many hip-hop artists. His song “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised” is one of the most iconic protest songs of all time. 321 more words

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Author of Gil Scott-Heron’s ‘Pieces of a Man’ Talks Famous Samples, Legendary Work

https://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/011915barum.mp3

Gil-Scott Heron is a groundbreaking musician/poet whose work was sampled by many hip-hop artists. His song “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised” is one of the most iconic protest songs of all time. 321 more words

TJMS

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

On #MLKDay, there’s not many other artists I can think of to accurately represent the soul and struggle of the 60s and 70s than Gil Scott-Heron. 73 more words

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