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BET Soul Train Cypher 2017 Hosted By Erykah Badu

Sometimes you just gotta let other artists get their take on what a cypher is. Hosting again on this year’s Soul Train Cypher, the lovely Erykah Badu takes the wheels of steel featuring an ensemble of RnB stars consisting of Mali Music, Bilal, Fantasia and Faith Evans all taking the stage on this annual performance. 22 more words

The '87 Sound: "Fake" by Alexander O'Neal

“Fake”, from Alexander O’Neal’s second album, “Hearsay”, written and produced by the legendary team of Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, is on the shortlist for my absolute favorite songs of 1987, the ’80s as a whole, and songs in general. 956 more words


Birthday Resolution

I really think that it’s been a good 10-15 years since I’ve made a real┬áNew Year’s resolution. I really just didn’t see the point, and honestly, I still don’t. 624 more words


On trains and books and grandmothers

In trying to remember the title of a book I am sure is by Agatha Christie, I remembered that I read the book on the train, which then led me to thinking about how much I used to ride the Amtrak. 449 more words

Real Life

Flashback: "TSOP" (The Sound Of Philadelphia) by MFSB (Featuring The Three Degrees)

This song answers a few trivia questions, but one I can think of off hand: what was the first theme song of a TV show to top the Billboard charts? 19 more words


Issue 2: 09 November 2017

It seems the 2nd week of November is one for beverages of the distilled and fermented kind. Festivals dedicated to Wine, whisky and spirits feature prominently on my calendar this weekend. 507 more words

Events And Entertainment

This Month's Highlight

Street Dance wouldn’t be where it is now if it wasn’t for these guys! The Lockers really open those doors for us. Thanks Don Cambellock!