Tag Archives: Weeksville Heritage Society

UPCOMING: Meshell Ndegeocello & Muhsinah @ Weeksville – July 9

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OK, NOW have we answered the question: “What’s up for this weekend?” Yeah, thought so.

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LISTENING POST: Pharoahe Monch — "W.A.R. f/ Immortal Technique & Vernon Reid"

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Living Colour’s Vernon Reid adds fire to Pharoahe Monch’s urgent message

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UPCOMING: 2011 Garden Party Series @ Weeksville

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Weeksville’s Garden Party series provides yet another reason NOT to leave Brooklyn on the weekends in July

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Help Valerie June fund her first album

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p5rn7vb An artist digitally passes the hat to get her first album funded. Check it out.

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VIDEO: Blitz the Ambassador — "Akwaaba" (live)

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Check out Blitz as he drops it in his native tongue.

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UPCOMING: Blitz the Ambassador @ Weeksville — July 24

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The final installment in the Weeksville Garden Party series should be an alarm-ringer, courtesy of Blitz the Ambassador. Don’t miss it!

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Fear Of A Black President

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Some excerpts from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s tour de force on Obama, race and the limits of integration.

GOOD READ: Hate Crimes Always Have A Logic: On The Oak Creek Gurudwara Shootings

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A perspective on the Oak Creek, WI shootings from a member of the Sikh community

GOOD READ: Erykah Badu to Wayne Coyne: “Kiss my glittery ass!”

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In case you missed it, Ms. Badu’s choice words to Mr. Coyne

GOOD READ: Jeff Chang On The Legacy of Chuck Brown

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p5rn7vb A worthwhile read on the go-go legend

GOOD READS: #TrayvonMartin Around The Web

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So much conversation–and now maybe some justice–for this young man.

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