Concert Review – Sweet Honey in the Rock – Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, MA

Wikipedia: “Sweet Honey in the Rock is an all-woman, African-American a cappella ensemble. They are an American Grammy Award-winning (and many times nominated) troupe who express their history as African-American women through song, dance, and sign language.” Wikipedia is a little out-of date because it goes on … Continue reading Concert Review – Sweet Honey in the Rock – Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, MA

Eurovision

I suppose pretty much everybody in Europe and other parts of the world know most of this story. For those who don’t… In the 1950’s, the Switzerland-based European Broadcasting Union (EBU) was trying to find a way of “bringing together the countries of the EBU … Continue reading Eurovision

Cosmik Debris – Cool Stuff I Saw and Heard This Week – 4/24/16

Now who you jivin’ with that cosmic debris? – Zappa Item 1 – From the International Jazz Day web site: In November 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially designated April 30 as International Jazz Day in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role … Continue reading Cosmik Debris – Cool Stuff I Saw and Heard This Week – 4/24/16

Prince

UPDATE: Since my original post on 4/22/2016, Prince’s estate has gone around desperately trying to remove any trace of Prince from the Internet. And I’ve had to go back and remove several songs that both and I commenters posted. If one more comes down, I … Continue reading Prince