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$0.92... Folk That!

I was a little apprehensive upon finding Harry Belafonte’s first album in the $1 bin at my local brick & mortar today. I mean, she’s been widely distributed, enjoyed, and redistributed over the past 62 years (1954 -2016), and as a result, she’s a bit beat-the-shit-up. 37 more words

Records

Harry Belafonte launches “Many Rivers to Cross” Social Justice Music and Arts Festival

On October 1 and 2, 2016, Sankofa—a social justice organization spearheaded by singer Harry Belafonte—will host the inaugural “Many Rivers to Cross” Social Justice Music and Arts Festival. 192 more words

News

Tough Times To Be A Celebrity?

What a week it has been friends.

From the shootings of young black men in Minnesota and Louisiana to the horrific ambush deaths of seven police officers to at least three more ambush shootings of police officers across the country responding to (phony) 911 calls, it has been simply unbearable. 1,103 more words

Current Events

Songwriter Irving Burgie’s helped Harry Belafonte and others - By Les Slater

Songwriter Irving Burgie’s huge footprints – By Les Slater

Caribbean Life – May 31, 2016

There’s no doubt that his outstanding performance skills, as well as other natural gifts, propelled… 543 more words

Commentary

MMT May 2016 Netflix Picks

Happy Sunday MMT Fam! I am composing this month’s Netflix Picks list with next week’s Memorial Day weekend in mind. One of the lucky ones that will have a three or four-day weekend to look forward and planning to catch up on some movies? 651 more words

Netflix Picks

Creation, Critique, Commentary- The 3 "Cs" of Artistic Reviewing

I’ve made jokes in the past about how I mostly review old things because I’m a lazy prick, but in truth I think that it is important to look at what has come before. 1,006 more words

Films