This week's playlist is heavily, heavily influenced by Afropunk. Afropunk is a HUGE blanket term that can be used to describe music from Grace Jones to Bad Brains to Flying Lotus to Santigold. Afropunk is not just a genre, but
This week's Music Monday is a thoroughly eclectic mix of old and new, near and far. We revisit The Rotary Connection, a multi-cultural psychedelic band from the 60's which included Minnie Ripperton and backed Muddy Waters on his psychedelic blues album.
This week in music has been a doozy! Our hearts were shattered when news came that genre-defying music mastermind Prince died last Thursday at the too-young age of 57. Then, Beyonce dropped her incredible visual album Lemonade this Saturday via HBO and Tidal.