I learned about a "new to me" British artist Xantoné Blacq the other day on the Incognito message board & decided to check him out on Myspace. Well after listening to the first 2 samples from his new album From the Heavens and Beyond", I purchased the whole album from iTunes. HiPeep The Rest!
After listening to a very stimulating article on Black fashion & how it intersects with the world on NPR today I visited the site tonight to hear it again. As usual NPR had corresponding images & other information related to the topic but this one thing caught my eye &Peep The Rest!
A good friend told me about the new Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco tonight & it looks wonderful based on what their website displays. The MoAD opened late last year (2005) to the public & they offer permanent & temporary exhibits. About:An internatiPeep The Rest!
Most of my friends know that I do not listen to the radio because commercial radio sucks & they cater to a demographic that I do not easily fit in. Well technically maybe I do fit into most demographics but just because I am between 18 and 35 that does not mean that I enjoy hearPeep The Rest!
This is mos def good news to me, maybe we can plan a plane/bus trip here!Enjoy,Bygbaby---------------------There is something in the sprawling history of black people, particularly when it comes to Africa, that defies the idea of Black History Month, and Ekwo Omakwu felt the limiPeep The Rest!
Yesterday was my much anticipated trip to the National Underground Railroad Freedom in Cincinnati, OH. When I started off organizing this trip about 3 weeks, I had to sale 47 tickets @ 45 dollars each & this proved to be no easy task & I winded up being able to sale 44Peep The Rest!
Last week while surfing on the Honey Soul message board, I was put up on a new (to me) artist named Hil St. Soul. Hil St. Soul dropped her 3rd album “Soulidified” April 18, 06 & it is packed with some awesome & addicting tracks. Since I got “Soulidified” I have beenPeep The Rest!
OK, so as many have read previosuly, I am taking a class on Black History / Chattel Slavery at the Shrine of the Black Madonna in Detroit taught by one of my She-roes (Dahia I Shabaka) to increase my knowledge, that of my children & anyone else willing/force to listen. This curPeep The Rest!
In what was described as a major step forward for French minorities, a black journalist has been chosen to present the country's most popular television news programme this summer, the private broadcaster TF1 said Tuesday.Harry Roselmack, 32, who is from the French Caribbean isPeep The Rest!
If you like Afro-French rhythms, Poetry/Spoken Word, & Techno music, then you will love Les Nubians presents Echos * Chapter One: Nubian Voyager (the perfect fusion of art & passion) which dropped 10/04/05. I heard about the album on Giant Step & had to get is ASAP & coulPeep The Rest!