Here’s the New and Noteworthy: this week sees a mix of old and new sounds that. So the oldies-but-goodies have been coming out with some things lately, like the… 779 more words
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“a calmer, gentler approach, but also loaded with simmering passion” – Okayplayer
“A star for his R&B and hip-hop work, Robert Glasper here applies his elegant jazz skills with an all-acoustic trio to an inviting tracklist that was mostly written to be sung… eloquent improv from the pianist and his long-time jazz trio of bassist Vicente Archer and drummer Damion Reid… a warm, musical and humane Glasper venture.” – The Guardian… 231 more words
Here’s another round of unexpected dance scenes: funny, heart-warming, intriguing or slightly disturbing, to each his own. Again, late sixties/seventies/early eighties music is a very popular choice as perfect soundtrack to these scenes, most of the songs were already quite famous before these films came out but they are now even more so. 198 more words
This week one of the members of The Furious Five blasted Grandmaster Flash by claiming that the iconic deejay never contributed to the group’s music, including their 1982 hit record, “The Message.” 627 more words