The Original Celtic Renaissance duo from Austin, TX! Called Masters of Traditional Folk by The Austin Chronicle, Marc Gunn and Andrew McKee join the autoharp, recorder & mandolin with Irish,Scottish, and Celtic songs with a great live performance!
New Orlean's Rapper Crix Green Is With New Mixtape Release: New Orleans - Like a leaf on a barren branch, Crix Green emerges and has defiantly thrown his crown in the hip hop ring of champion spitters. Virgin Island born, but dirty south bred in New Orleans, this contender plans to not only knock out the competition, but stomp all over them. His newly released mixtape, "Keepin It Ben Franklin," hosted by DJ Scream, from his Clear Vision Entertainment label, has already put naysayers on alert, because like the title of his single release, "I'm On It," Crix Green is all over it, under it and through it.
His bravado didn't come cheap though. A real hus...
Anders Helmerson Writes An Ode To His Keyboard, "Yoda's Dance":
Progressive Jazz Fusion artist Anders Helmerson just became the latest member of a very select group of musicians who have penned a song to their beloved instruments, which in addition to being functional, have a sentimental appeal. Helmerson recently released "Yoda's Dance," which is how he fondly refers to his lead keyboard. Blues extraordinaire B.B. King made his guitar "Lucille" the focus of a hit song in 1985. In fact, there's even a Facebook group called "Musicians Who Name Their Instruments."
I am not a Black man: They call me a black man
But I’m not black, I’m really brown.
The chair that I am sitting on is white
And my skin is brown.
They call me black,
But up against that white person,
My skin looks so brown.
I wonder if I am seeing
The same way those others see
And the same colours,
Because the pages that I am writing on is white,
And those people look more like pink to me,
Not quite, but they are definitely not white
Only a ghost is white.
Why do they call me a black bastard?
I’m not black, I am brown,
And I was born after wedlock,
And even if I was born out of wedlock
No need ...