Category Archives: Bring that Beat Back

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Robert Glasper + Dwele + Bill Withers!

Last Thursday was my first night out, since A Tribe Called sOLStarr* birthed a beautiful celestial baby boy, we’ve named Zulu (meaning “sky” or “heaven”). I’m still trying to wrap…

Do that, do that, do do that that that…

    Album: Midnight Marauders Artist:   A Tribe Called Quest Release:  November 9, 1993 ( Jive Records) I don’t remember much about1993, but I remember the music. The music…

More Seu Jorge Please

I had tickets to last years Art Dont Sleep “That 70’s Soul” show. Seu Jorge was on the bill. I’m not sure people understand how deep my love for Seu…

West Side Girl

Okay…how did I miss this??? Nevermind, It don’t matter. What does matter though is I just found it. Maybe this is old news to some, but I had no idea…

Blame it on the Boogie

  As part of my work with The Soulflower Group we sometimes (usually in Summer) host a themed brunch here and there. We call them Soulful Sundays. As today (August…

A Love Letter to Donald Fagan

Artist: Mayer Hawthorne Album: Where Does This Door Go? Single: Reach Out Richard About a month ago, every DJ I know suggested I take a listen to the new release…

On the Bus w/Dwele

I caught this yesterday over on Dwele’s Instagram and almost fell out. Not just because this woman looks scared and has no idea she’s in an airport shuttle with a…