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Gil Scott-Heron - Educate, Agitate And Organise

From the NME, 30th April, 1983

Paul Du Noyer meets an angry black poet who has a radical conscience and a bizarre sense of humour… 2,072 more words

Music

Is That Jazz?

Something just doesn’t feel right.  I have a vague sense that there is something pending; a problem to resolve or otherwise deal with to avoid some potential future disaster.  905 more words

Music

musicology #0694

i.believe.i’ll.make.a.change

Gil Scott Heron – Delta Man

Next tune from the urbanpoet laureate, the mercurial Gil Scott Heron, the undisputed master of urbanemusicology. For me the man is up there with the great poets and troubadours. 18 more words

Themusicologist

Gil Scott-Heron 1949-2011

Once heard, the voice of Gil Scott-Heron was never forgotten. His rich baritone could break your heart with its tenderness on ‘Your Daddy Loves You… 930 more words

Obituaries

Book Review: Gil Scott-Heron's The Last Holiday

‘I admit that I never had given much thought
As to how much of a battle would have to be fought
To get most Americans to agree and then say… 526 more words

Book Reviews