Daily, Music

Collaborations That Never Were

I feel so strongly about this. I’ve never heard of Amerigo Gazaway before until yesterday but he is a producer that needs more shine. He brought my lows to highs with his latest production that features the best of Lauryn Hill with the best of Nina Simone. You gotta understand, these two women caused seismic […]

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Music

Nina at Newport

Just added Nina at Newport, vinyl edition, to my Amazon wish list. Apple Music, my preferred choice of streaming music, doesn’t play it, which is probably a good thing. I’d rather hear Nina Simone on vinyl anyway. I came across this album because “Trouble in Mind” was one of the first Nina Simone songs I’ve ever […]

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Music

Strawberry Swing

Not sure which one is better. The Frank Ocean cover or the original Coldplay song. Not sure it matters. Love them both equally. By Frank Ocean By Coldplay

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Music

Twice a Day, A.M. P.M.

We looked around and felt as if the world had never revolved but it did. We looked around and thought that the people had never evolved, and they did. This is about yesterday’s day off. A 420 message from Little Dragon:

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L.A., Music

I Feel Like ScHoolboy Q

Like Russell Westbrook. Like James Harden. Like DeMar DeRozan. Like Kung Fu Kenny. 10-4. No Switching Sides. Like Pioneer Chicken. Straight from the Library Tower. The RTD transfer. And Rakaa Iriscience. The 405. The 10. The 710. 562. 213. 310.

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