Added by Rep. Barbara Cooper on August 29, 2013 at 11:14am —
This is the second in a series of mini articles I committed to sharing about my particular and nuanced veiws of certain songs and the artists who wrote, produced, sang, and played on them.
Let me be perfectedly clear. I am an unabashed fan of Rhythm & Blues. It is, I think, one of the purest forms of projection of human emotion ever created by man. It contains many nuances,… Continue
Added by Aaron (Al) Lewis on August 26, 2013 at 11:31pm —
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Perhaps the most dynamic singer of all time. With a soaring operatic voice measuring three and a half octaves the man, dubbed Mr. Excitement, captivated audiences.
The studios provided so called white background singers, as they also did with Ray Charles and Sam Cooke. I have no clue as to why, but these brothers did some marvelous things with thepose… Continue
Added by Aaron (Al) Lewis on August 26, 2013 at 7:00pm —
Read this and then comment--… Continue
Added by Clifford Black on August 26, 2013 at 3:00pm —
Pestilence, Famine, War
The three great population controllers and regulators have been disrupted and manipulated. The results have been the exponential growth of one species over all others on this planet. It is estimated that Earth's human population doubled from 3 billion in 1963 to 6 billion by February 2002. A mere 39 years. Right now in 2013 it is at or may have surpassed 7 billion. According to mathematical statistics while the human population is doubling it is also doing so… Continue
Added by Aaron (Al) Lewis on August 22, 2013 at 12:30pm —
I remember one of the first mental crisis I went through was trying to attain an indentity when I was in 8th grade. Now I didn't tell myself that was what I was Going through. It is only through retrospect that I learned that was what was happening to me.
I had reached puberty and all the associated issues, both physical and emotional, that goes with it. I was in a school where I didn't know many people and they all seemed to be so far ahead of me in the ways of life.
Added by Aaron (Al) Lewis on August 15, 2013 at 2:30pm —
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Added by Clifford Black on August 8, 2013 at 3:00pm —
Today I learned of something contrary to what I had believed to know regarding minstrel. I had become familiar with a so called white man acting and/or singing in what was called black face to be a minstrel show. However, "The Minstrel Boy" is an Irish patriotic song written by Thomas Moore regarding the Irish Rebellion of 1798.
Added by Adisa on August 6, 2013 at 7:53pm —
Click on the above pdf and read about this subject, that most of us know very little about and as we enter into the learning process, we are going to connect other links to this blog thread.
Added by Clifford Black on August 5, 2013 at 4:17pm —
The above pdf is a much needed discussion.
Added by Clifford Black on August 4, 2013 at 5:06pm —
Click the link and read and learn from the post, then comment.
Added by Clifford Black on August 4, 2013 at 9:08am —