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SXSW Spotlight: The Born In Flames Tour

@tamar_kali @invincibleDET @jeangreasy If you’ll be in Austin on Saturday night, you should check out the official preview show for the Born In Flames tour. This is an all-female, hip hop meets rock tour featuring Tamar-Kali and MCs Jean Grae and Invincible (Disclosure: I’m an advisor to the tour). If you can’t make that, then try to check them out the day before, on Friday, March 18, when they perform as part of the Girls...
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PHOTOS & Set List from BRC's 4 Women Tribute — August 23

...riam Makeba, Eartha Kitt, Abbey Lincoln and Odetta.  She did a great job of pairing the right songs with the right singers.  It made for a truly energizing afternoon.  And while I'm always happy to hear Tamar-Kali and Latasha, I have to say that all the other singers are artists worth checking out.  Karma Johnson, in particular, tore up Abbey Lincoln's "Africa". Also, it was very cool to see blues legend...
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The Boldaslove.us Best of 2010

...o Meet You Twin Shadow – Forget California King – La Belle Epoque Flying Lotus — Cosmogramma SINGLES aka heavy rotation on my iPod Gordon Voidwell – “Ivy League Circus” Galaxy of Tar – “When The Hour Glass Has Run Out” Tamar-Kali – “Warrior Bones” Kelsey – “Calendar” The 54 — “Overrated” + “Crazy” MuthaWit – “Wasted (Fill My House with Salt)” No Surrender — “Gotta Get It” Janelle Monae –...
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ONGOING: Toshi Reagon’s “Word*Rock*&Sword” — 9/21

...ley to Tamar-Kali, Nona Hendryx and Jessica Care Moore. The full lineup includes: NONA HENDRYX BE STEADWELL CHRISTELLE DURANDY IMANI UZURI INVINCIBLE JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN JUDITH CASSELBERRY MARTHA REDBONE MORLEY TOSHI REAGON TAMAR-kALI WORD*ROCK*&SWORD Band of Angels ALLISON MILLER ALEX NOLAN GANESSA JAMES SUE HADJOPOLOUS ABENA KOOMSON MORLEY KIMBERLYNICHOLE KOKUMO SUE HADJOPULOS + DJ TIKKA MASALA Here’s Toshi Reagon doing a dope...