Music Review: A Tribe Called Red – A Tribe Called Red
Now I've got to be honest, I'm not the biggest fan of most hip hop, rap or dance music. It's fallen so far from what it once was in the hands of community and political activists like Grandmaster Flash and Gil Scott Herron. So I've been leery about the …
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Live: Dr. John Takes A Trip Through Louis Armstrong's Catalog At BAM
Nineteen songs were culled from Armstrong's recorded oeuvre. At one point halfway through, Dr. John looked up and said a few words about Armstrong's legacy and our collective "duty to keep it alive, to pass it on down like he did.
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