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Ten Musicians Who Could Be Novelists: John Madera on Recording Artists Whose Books He’d Love to Read; Or, A Brief Take on the “Tone-Deaf” Audiophile

De gustibus non est disputandum. Then again, what to do when served a tasteless appetizer when promised a flavorful meal drawn from an eclectic menu? 1,364 more words

WHO RUNS THE CAPE TOWN JAZZ?

We all look forward to major international acts performing on our local shores. We then neglect the local acts because “they’re from here and I’m not going to pay R500 for a local act when I can see them for free on any other weekend”. 282 more words

Events

Seal drummer has Fiji roots

AT 23 years of age, Abraham Rounds has achieved more than most musicians have in a lifetime. The Australia-born musician with Fijian roots has landed gigs as resident drummer with British singer and multi-Grammy Awards winner, Seal. 1,110 more words

Fijian Musician

On this Day ... Nina Simone

Nina Simone                           Born: February 21, 1933                           Died: April 21, 2003                           Age: 70 years old                           Birthplace: Tryon, NC, United States                           Occupation: Civil Rights 16 more words
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3 TONGUES + 1

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“Four Women” Meshell Ndegeocello

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Music

shirlette ammons releases "Dear Nora" feat. Meshell Ndegeocello

shirlette ammons is a jack of all trades when it comes to music. ammons released her original album in 2013, but has put all of her skills into her upcoming album,  169 more words

Authors

now playing: love you down by me'shell ndegeocello

i had writer’s block until 7 hours ago. i was terrified of how to share myself in a way that won’t get me killed – my ego that is. 594 more words