You know how Kendrick Lamar received all that s*** for being “controversial” / provocative in The Blacker the Berry from his latest 2015 album, To Pimp a Butterfly? No, you probably don’t. Here’s a quick re-cap In The Blacker the Berry, Lamar directly confronts modern American racism on a level that mainstream television media doesn’t even go near. For example, one notable … More SONG SAMPLING: Plagiarism, or just the way rap/hip-hop has always been (unbeknownst to the newbie listener)?
SO I’ve come to a recent epiphany: the reason I don’t like cataloguing my life memories in photos is because I actually find music and food to be a far more poignant trigger of various stages in my life. This explains in part why I’ve always been so private about other people seeing my the music I listen … More My Life Memories in Music
“There’s a Starman waiting in the sky. He’d like to come and meet us but he thinks he’d blow our mind.” – David Bowie, from the song Starman UPon hearing of the recent death of David Bowie this past Sunday, I have decided to listen to his entire discography — yes, all 27 albums from 1967 – 2016. … More Who is David Bowie? (RIP January 10th, 2016)