The tonal bond between Future and Billie Holiday and how it exceeds itself.
Some thoughts after a conversation with Charles Mingus's daughter Keki
A Concertized Thing An abyss of counter-revolutionary decadence and disaffected apathy marked the post-1968 political and social scenes in the USA, and…
On Marvin Gaye's variations on the sunken place
Some Notes on "The End of My Beginning," An Exhibition by Jamal Cyrus
Monk at Church vs. Monk on Acid
A play/ story set at a bus stop in Los Angeles
On Sun Ra's "Nuclear War."
I think Sun Ra is right and that the earth is out of tune, needs tuning. I sampled this warning in my book Hollywood Forever and when that came out in…
On Betty Davis's Anti Love Song
James Brown and J Dilla share a song.
Can you handle the sound of love?