Poet/Musician Gil Scott-Heron dies: “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”

[youtube=http://youtu.be/kZvWt29OG0s] (excerpt from) LA Times Gil Scott-Heron dies; influential poet/musician helped inspire rap Gil Scott-Heron, whose late 1960s and early ’70s poetry set to rhythmic jazz music, especially “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” was one of the most important and obvious inspirations for rap music, has died, according to his British publisher… Ron Carter, […]

LIMHoF, DMC, and Public Enemy Announce Spoken Word Winners

The Long Island Music Hallof Fame  with DMC and Public Enemy are Proud to Announce the Winners of the 1st Spoken Word Poetry Contest The Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHoF), Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, and Public Enemy announce the winners of their first spoken word poetry contest. The contest called for entrants to write a long […]

LIMHoF, DMC & Public Enemy: Young Poets Wanted

Winners Will Receive Copies of the New Music-Based Videogames DJ Hero or Band Hero The Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHoF), Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, and Public Enemy present their first spoken word poetry contest. The contest calls for entrants to write a long poem about their home on Long Island, download an original music […]

Chuck D on D.L. Hughley: Cynthia, Rosa, and the Green Party

from David A. Kirschenbaum, Boog City publisher and NYC Green Party member i’m up late, surprise, and on d.l. hughley breaks the news, his cnn show, he has on chuck d and michael steele, new rnc head, and chuck d talked about race in republican party not being prevalent, feeling excluded, then he says (and […]

Two Rosa Clemente stories on Final Call

Story one is all about Green Party Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney and Green Party Vice Presidential candidate Rosa Clemente and their historic run. Has great quotes from Rosa Clemente. Two women top Green Party presidential ticket By Ashahed M. Muhammad Assistant Editor Updated Aug 6, 2008 Story two is more non-partisan. It is about the […]