Reflections on a Jazz revelation. Amy’s music is personal to the extreme. She lived the life she expressed in her songs. Her inner eye recorded all her feelings and emotions which she put into poetry, the lyrics of her songs.
Rootikal Radio - Finest Roots Reggae, Dub, Stepper & Bass Culture. Rootikal Radio - Finest Roots Reggae, Dub, Stepper & Bass Culture - syndicated radio show | THU + FRI | 9~11 PM on UbuntuFM Reggae Radio
Reflections on the artist formerly known as Prince. I think I must have been 15,16 years of age when Prince’s music entered my life. His music came on a cassette tape a friend gave to me. “Hey man, listen to this!!” So I did. And so did the music enter my mind and opened up doors that would never close again.
Exclusive interview with a remarkable woman. Cynthia Basinet is a multi-talented American actress, singer, supermodel, activist and mother from the San Fernando Valley. Life is a journey. Cynthia’s journey took her to the top of various interlocking disciplines and roads less traveled. In this exclusive interview we’ll attempt to paint the full picture and put some perspective on the life and career of this remarkable woman.
Blues troubadour, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter, Grammy nominee, citizen of the world. In his latest release ‘Migration Blues’ (2017) Eric Bibb - 2017 Grammy nominee in the best traditional Blues album category - draws a parallel between the former African-American share-croppers leaving the segregation and misery of the Southern USA for the industrial cities of the North, and the current migratory movement to Europe of the refugees from the Middle East. Talking about the Blues.
My Identity. RootWords is an independent rap artist born in the United States to Zambian parents. He lives in Switzerland from where he reaches out to an audience of listeners with his rap music. In 2016, RootWords released the EP "Inappropriate Behaviour" featuring the track, 'My Identity' which got a review on the UbuntuFM Hip-Hop website. UbuntuFM's Ikenna Okeh reached out to RootWords for this exclusive.
Interview with Roger D'Arcy. Interview with Roger D'Arcy on his latest album release 'House of Heads' and much more. Roger D'Arcy is a singer/songwriter from the UK who lives in France. Next to his music career Roger is a studio designer of note with star clientele, such as Sade, The Waterboys, The Kinks and Annie Lennox. Roger is a craftsman of music and words, as you will be able to gather from this interview.
You cannot rule another man's land. SRV's famous track 'Life Without You' as recorded on the live album "Live Alive", released on Epic Records in 1986. The track is only available on the vinyl double LP release, and omitted from later CD releases. Why? Maybe because of the rather political statement SRV makes in this particular version.
Are You Experienced?. Jimi Hendrix The musical firestorm that raged thru the land of Sound and Soul, changing it forever. The tidal wave that washed ashore on the beaches of Melody and Harmony, shaping it forever. The howling hurricane of force and fury that hit the ground running, all but to vanish into thin air. The root of the tree of music that stands firmly in the garden of Genius and Grace. Forever